Questions tagged [magento-1.8]

Magento Community version 1.8

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
4
votes
4answers
6k views

Show product only within a date range (between start date and end date)

I want to create a product with start date and end date. Once the end date comes the product should be hidden from the product listing. Are there any methods to complete this task? I tried with ...
3
votes
2answers
5k views

How Can I Include Customized phtml file in email template

I am trying to send coupon code with email on new account registration. For that I created email template system > transactional emails. Here in this email template I have included coupon.phtml ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

show magento scope switcher in admin grid edit form

I'm working on a module in magento admin where I would like to show the scope selector as in manage products, manage categories, system configuration for my grid edit form. ![screenshot][1] Can ...
3
votes
4answers
20k views

how to check if a product is a simple product and not a child of a configurable product

I know how to check if a product is configurable or not. But anyone tell me how to check if a product is pure simple product that means I want to check those products which I created as Attribute set= ...
2
votes
1answer
12k views

Magento add custom attribute programmatically in a specific fieldset

I've created a custom attribute through an upgrade script and I saw that I can only add it to specific groups. If I for example try to add it to 'Inventory' it will create a new fieldset and not add ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

Magento 1.8.1 : IAS infinite scroll not working

I have installed ajax scroll infinite scroll module in my store, it is installed correctly without any error but it is not working. I found that a new page is requested when i scroll page and ...
2
votes
2answers
602 views

Why is Magento's “Tier Price” attribute of the type “text”?

I have an extension that allows an admin to select attributes from a list to show in tabs on the detail page on the frontend. The list of attributes is filtered by the type "text" and "textarea". ...
2
votes
1answer
7k views

Automatic Customer Group change based on VAT-ID: Force Magento to check and display message when customer gets to checkout page

I've been scratching my head over this specific problem for few days now. Let's start with basics: I have 3 Tax Rules: 1. Standard Domestic Name: 21% Customer Tax Class: VAT Standard 21% ...
2
votes
1answer
5k views

Change getFinalPrice () function magento

Good afternoon guys! I wonder if it is possible and what is the file (path) to change getFinalPrice () function in magento, because I need to add some fixed calculations about the product. Thank you!
2
votes
1answer
4k views

customize cart view with product bundle options

I want to remove/modify the string that I get in the cart view inside the table (s. picture) In my shop it says "1 x optionname €10.00" for example. I want to delete the "1 x" I also recognized, that ...
1
vote
6answers
3k views

Hellowired Theme checkout process not working on Magento CE 1.8

Magento Hellowired Theme checkout process not working on CE 1.8 but it works fine in CE 1.7 I'm having an issue with checkout process as on step 3 Shipping Method . And also "Your Checkout Process" ...
1
vote
3answers
3k views

Magento API - credit memo on invoice

I am using the magento soap api v2. Through the api I can successfully create credit memos and they show up fine in the magento backend. They aren't showing up in my payment processors sandbox, and ...
1
vote
2answers
5k views

Email newsletter unsubscribe link is not working?

I am using this to generate URL for unsubscribe in email template <a href="{{var subscriber.getUnsubscriptionLink()}}">{{var subscriber.getUnsubscriptionLink()}}</a> This only generates ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

Item (Mage_SalesRule_Model_Rule) with the same id “5” already exist

I am trying to debug this error which happens whenever a logged in customer adds a coupon code during checkout. a:5:{i:0;s:67:"Item (Mage_SalesRule_Model_Rule) with the same id "5" already exist";i:1;...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Add “Total number order” & “Revenue” column to customer grid

I want to add 2 columns to customer gird: - Total number orders customer made. - Total price of these orders. Can anyone help me please ?
0
votes
1answer
3k views

multi store view sitemap.xml url rewrite

I have magento multi store view installation with structure like this: example.com/it example.com/fr example.com/de I wan't to configure sitemap.xml for every store view. Sitemap.xml files are ...
13
votes
1answer
10k views

How i can fix error Invalid backend model specified

when i try run magento, i see in log file next error: a:5:{i:0;s:74:"Invalid backend model specified: eav/entity_attribute_backend_time_updated";i:1;s:6088:"#0 \app\code\core\Mage\Eav\Model\...
11
votes
6answers
3k views

Single instalation with, multiple databases

Is it possible to make one installation, and from this installation to make multiple shops with different databases? Something like I will make one installation on domain.1 with a database, and from ...
9
votes
2answers
4k views

how to reset filter on loading a collection in magento custom module

I have created a custom module in backend to display the search results of 'imei' in admin grid. 1) below is the home page to search imei. 2) search result page. 3) after searching i enter the ...
7
votes
4answers
6k views

Access Sub-category without Parent Category

We have following category and sub-category in our store. Category: http://yoursite.com/category.html Sub-category: http://yoursite.com/category/sub-category.html Is it possible to access sub-...
7
votes
1answer
2k views

How to add WYSIWYG editor button in phtml form

I want to add wysiwyg editor button for 'characteristics' field in below form. I added script as in backend, but is not working in my form. When I click that button it alerts windows is not defined, ...
6
votes
3answers
4k views

Magento 1.8 Need database query change all products custom design template

Ok I am in the process of updating a theme in Magento 1.8 and have everything set except the products are still showing the old theme. The store has about 1800 products and would take me forever to ...
6
votes
3answers
8k views

how to re-install custom module in local with sql script

i created a module vendor... i also created a sql script.. bt when i remove my module from site.....then whole thing is fine... bt when i re install my module then my sql script is not working..... ...
5
votes
2answers
1k views

Image attribute in Product Flat Catalog

I have a Magento 1.8 CE and I figured out that when using "Product Flat Catalog", the attribute "image" is not collected. How can i add that attribute to "Product Flat Catalog" It is not possible to ...
5
votes
1answer
3k views

Magento 1.8 static block in widget not showing?

I have created simple static block and trying to show it through widget inside Left Column but its not showing. In fact any static block is not working through widget. I have created magento theme in ...
5
votes
1answer
3k views

Payment method - Zero Subtotal Checkout - hide all others

At the moment I have Paypal and Zero Subtotal Checkout payment methods enabled. If the basket is €0 then Zero Subtotal Checkout will display however Paypal is displayed underneath it. Whats the best ...
5
votes
1answer
7k views

Magento. Quantity in checkout shopping cart doesn't work properly

I have installed Magento 1.8.0 and on localhost the cart is working correctly. I change the quantity of a product in the cart then I push the "Update cart" button and all works fine. I trasferred the ...
4
votes
1answer
486 views

Custom Total - Allow Partial Refunds

I have successfully created a customer order total Zero VAT Cylinder Deposit and have made it appear on the credit memo page. However, as you can see below, my only option is to refund the entire ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Error when saving product: “Duplicate website group price customer group.”

I get this error message when I try to save a product, which reads to me like a random sequence of nouns (the German translation is even weirder but I am used to that...) Traced it down to this ...
4
votes
6answers
6k views

Admin login looping around

I'm having the problem where I can't log into the backend of Magento 1.8 after I've pulled it onto my local vagrant box. When I log in using an incorrect password, I get an error message. When I use ...
3
votes
3answers
4k views

error 404 after login to admin, nginx and index.php issue, how to solve

I did set NGINX for my server, and use DirectAdmin, also I changed nginx.conf for Magento configs, everything is ok but I have a problem with admin area! I can not login to dashboard, login page ...
3
votes
3answers
4k views

Use secure urls on front end breaks ajax loading into cart [closed]

I want the site to only have ssl in the account and checkout pages. It seems that if in the admin I select "Use Secure URLs in Frontend" I get that. The issue is that while product pages, and links ...
3
votes
1answer
7k views

How to add custom fields to magento cms page's Page Information tab?

I need to add some extra field to "Page Information" tab in cms->pages. How can i add custom fields from getDefaultEntities() function of my Setup.php file.Can anyone help me ?
3
votes
5answers
4k views

Wrong tax calculation when paying with PayPal after 1.8 update

I originally posted this question on the Magento forums, but didn't get an answer there for three days. Since updating to 1.8 CE, some orders get marked as “Suspected Fraud” because Magento's and ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

How to override crontab of existing module

I dont want Mage_Newsletter to constantly send out email, so I create a custom module inside local to take out the cron, #/var/www/html/public_html/app/code/local/MyComp/CustomConfig/etc/config.xml &...
3
votes
1answer
266 views

Overwriting controller vs overwriting action controller request

I'm busy working though Grokking Magento by Vinai Kopp, and reached a part where he explains where he explains how to rewrite requests to (eg) the checkout/cart controller, and he gives an example of ...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

How Provide transaction In Magento?

When you save your multiple Model Object object then I want to provide Transaction. How can I achieve in magento? Any one Please Guide Me?
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Gatling load testing strategy for going through checkout with form key?

I am interested in doing some Gatling performance testing but am a bit unsure of how to do this considering Magento's use of form keys to prevent CSRF. I know there are a number of people out there ...
3
votes
1answer
804 views

Magento 1.8 “Load More Product” Button Not working

Am creating a button for Load More Product. I refer this link to create this Reference Link. And am using coolbaby theme in my store. In coolbaby theme this code not working properly, but i tried in ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Modify Product Listing 'Add to Cart' button

I'm building a self contained module which will make modifications to the 'Add to Cart' button through Magento's listing and detail pages. I can easily modify the button on the detail page as it uses ...
3
votes
0answers
1k views

Product different prices and options per customer group

I am looking to set up 3 simple products 1 box - 700g 8 boxes - 700g 12 boxes - 700g I would then make a configurable product based on a new custom attribute of "Number of boxes" and associate these ...
3
votes
0answers
429 views

Display Custom Attribute in Custom Tab [closed]

I have a module which use to add a custom tab in customer section in admin. I have created custom tab successfully. Now I want to add some custom attributes that I have added through installation file ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

Disable checkout button in cart

I have added an error in the sales_quote_save_before event, if the quantity of items is more than 500. > Mage::getSingleton('checkout/session')->addError(Mage::helper('checkout')->__('The ...
2
votes
2answers
5k views

Price difference between category view page and product view page

I am trying to update my product prices against each store. When I do that, it shows me correct price on product view page and incorrect price on category view page. And some times it shows prices in ...
2
votes
4answers
5k views

Magento Enhanced Ecommerce Google Analytics Implementation

How do i implement enhanced ecommerce google analytics on magento?
2
votes
2answers
7k views

Login into magento from outside of magento without ruining $_SESSION

I am trying to integrate an external site with magento, so that when a user logs into site A, magentos session cookie gets set. Currently I am doing this: <?php $email = $_POST["email"]; $...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Add color picker to category attribute

Does anyone know how to add a custom color picker attribute to categories? I've tried the following code in an upgrade-script, unhappily without success. $this->startSetup(); $this->...
2
votes
3answers
17k views

How to set default shipping method and country?

How can I set my default shipping method in the shopping cart to the country where my store is? For instance, I want to set the default shipping method to the UK when the customer are on the shopping ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to create More then one table in magento?

How to create More then one table in magento with installer script ?
2
votes
3answers
837 views

Comparing a complete Magento (core) install to stock

we have been upgrading Magento since 1.3 using Magento connect. Sometimes in a jiffy, sometimes with a lot of debugging. We are now @ 1.8.1. -> I have the idea though that not all files are of the ...