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Adding something to Product View

I want to add something (a small text or image) before the price. The only way to do is to update the catalog_product_view template and copy the whole view.phtml in my module and then add the thing i ...
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When Customer Register from checkout page then which Magento event called?

Customer can add the product in cart and without logged in he is click on proceed to checkout page. From there is is create the account then which event called.
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SUPEE-9767 Patch increasing JPG image sizes

Is anyone else seeing issues with uploading images through the WYSIWYG editor in the admin as far as images becoming larger? For example, I uploaded a JPG image optimized in Photoshop that's 168KB but ...
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multiple custom modules configuration not visible in backend

We installed Theme files & sample database, according to theme demo link it should display multiple modules features [slider, displaying New products , Featured products ] under configuration as ...
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show attributes in description.phtml

I found it is hard to show the attributes in Description.phtml,it is hard to me. i wish to show some attributes as Brand,Color,Name in Description.phtml ,i copied the attributes.phtml and change some ...
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Bind subdomain to a Magento Controller

I am working on an application for which I want to create few sub-domains in system, which will be served by Magento application. One example scenario can be creating separate sub-domains for system ...
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Integrate Magento with Amazon

I am sure if I am allowed to ask advices here. I need to integrate Amazon with Magento. I need a module which can handle configurable products. This Amazon extension seems to support only configurable ...
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Add new field to user info in admin account

I need to add a custom field to the user account information while creating a user under system > permission > user > add new user I need to add a "location" field along with firstname, ...
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How to use a DOT (.) in a product URL

I wonder if it is possible to use a DOT (.) in a product URL in Magento. I want to create a product URL that looks something like this: http://www.domain.com/galaxy-tab4-10.1.html But when I try to ...
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Multiple Checkout Payment Gateway Redirection Issue

I am using the payment gateway InnovatePayments which is working fine for single checkout & redirected me to Payment Gateway page after clicking place order button where i entered credit card info ...
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Magento Sample Data on already installed magento

Just a simple question here. I am using XAMPP(from Bitnami) and as you might know bitnami also provides magento installation, so i downloaded that exe file and installed magento. Now what i want is ...
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How to customize the custom options in magento?

For example In magento have added two custom options as Size(S,L,XL) and Color(RED,BLUE). But in frontend i have to show the size as And color as Ideas welcome.
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Why isn't tiered pricing being applied to configurable products?

I'm new to Magento here and I'm trying to understand why tiered pricing is applied to simple products but not the configurable product that they're associated with. I've done a ton of googling on the ...
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How to display only the Inventory Tab in admin Product edit section?

The Product edit section (Catalog->Manage Products -> edit) I want to display only the Inventory tab for a particular admin user role. For instance an admin user with "test" as user role should only ...
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How does Magento model distinguish column names in its get/set Model methods?

Let's say I have a Model associated to a table with a column called title. I understand that I can do a $model->setTitle("Hello"); to set a value to this field. I can probably do the same for ...
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Can anybody explain me about following code?

Some days back I found this code in one of my application file. I am using git in my server so I can found modified file easily. I checked it but I am not getting what this piece of code does exactly. ...
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Sitemap generation error

In my magento app, google sitemap generation frequency is set to daily. For the last 4 weeks, I see email saying the following error: Sitemap generate warnings: dbModel read resource does not ...
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How to sort the Attribute Set list on the Manage Products Grid dropdown menu?

We are using Magento 1.8.1. When I navigate to the Catalog > Manage Products grid view of our products, I see the Attribute Set column, which displays as a selectable dropdown menu. The challenge we ...
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What would be the proper way to overwrite returnAction() in app/code/core/Mage/Paypal/Controller/Express/Abstract.php

I am trying to extend default PayPal Express functionality. I have successfully rewritten app/code/core/Mage/Paypal/Model/Config.php like <global> <models> <...
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Override template file

I want to list category page in magento which is located in \app\design\frontend\default\\template\catalog\product\list.phtml. In app\design\frontend\default\modern\layout\catalog.xml <block ...
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Split the quantity box into three categories

I want to split the quantity text box into three text boxes,i.e., for child, adult and others separatly before add to cart for only bundled products. I did by adding the following code in the ...
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how to setup multiple language in magento single store view

Now I try to setup multiple language in magento single store view. So, Is it possible in Single Store view? Because I have created Multiple Store views For Every Vendor. So, Now can I have multiple ...
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What happens when you run Magento on an empty database?

If you drop all the tables in your Magento database, and navigate to your Magento site, what happens next? The reason I ask is I assume that Magento would just check the local.xml settings, and ...
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How import product multiselect attributes with profiler?

How I can import multiselect attributes. I think I need create new advanced dataflow profile, but I don't know how...
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How to create a table in the database in Magento using install script

I am new to Magento, and I am trying to create a table in the database using an install script. THE WEB SITE IS HOSTED. I followed few tutorials, and they all look same. I followed every step, but ...
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Mtslideshow SUPE8788 getConfig returns null

I am trying to understand why this code in production is not working (it comes from a custom theme): protected function _prepareLayout() { $uploaderBlock = $this->getLayout()->...
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Reorder link using hash

I'm working on a reorder-module that will allow my customers to: a) Click a link i email b) Click a link in order history What will happend next is that: 1) Delete all items currently in cart 2) ...
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Exporting products, Import/Export profiles - Fatal error: Call to undefined method Mage_Catalog_Model_Product_Type_Simple::getConfigurableAttributes()

I am trying to export all products using Magento's Import/Export profiles. However it is giving me this error: Fatal error: Call to undefined method Mage_Catalog_Model_Product_Type_Simple::...
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How to get Manufacturer dropdown in custom module edit form?

I want to add images for each brand, for that i have created a module. in module's edit form i want a manufacturer dropdown list so i can assign image to the particular manufacturer/brand. its my ...
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How to query Magento API for newest orders

I have built a php application which prints shipping labels for orders placed in a magento store - I use the REST API to query for order and customer data. What is the correct technique to query the ...
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Disable Category Page Description Content from showing on Filtered Results

In our category pages the description attribute shows at the top of the page. This section is really helpful for the initial category experience. Problem: When the user filters down the category, ...
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how to read from database table in system.xml for config?

I want to use 2 tables in database for system.xml in my module as toOptionArray only for adminhtml config, how can I use it? it work same as origin country and state ins shipping settings but want ...
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Magento group prices for simple products associated with configurable products

I would like to know if it's possible in magento 1.8.0 to show different group prices for a simple product that is part of a configurable product. I have a configurable product (T-shirt) and i have 5 ...
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Setup shipping charges for two different Stores based on country selection

I have to one website which contains two different stores. I want to set different shipping charges for the both stores. Magento Provide different shipping charges per website. but I need to create ...
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How to load my javascript file before other javascript file from addJs

I am facing some javascript issues by loading order of custom module Javascript files, so i want to change the loading order of my Javascript files located at magento root root/js/. But the ...
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How to flush/rebuild config cache on High-Performance sites?

If we flush the config cache, the cache is build up by the customer in the frontend. The problem is that a lot of customer build the same cache and it took a lot of server resources. Is there a smart ...
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Use a different base URL per language - shouldn't the base URL be stripped of?

We have hybrid Magento + Typo3 system and want - for Magento - have URLs like that: de/produkte/ en/products/ fr/produits/ ru/produkty/ cn/zhìpǐn/ it/prodotti/ es/productos/ Typo3 would overlay ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Remove Title suffix from Product Page only

How do i remove title suffix only from product page. My current Page title is like [Product Name] - [Website Address] here i want to remove website address only from product page which means it should ...
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How to add shipping method in magento

How to change shipping rate in magento when check out. i have many tried to make <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <config> <modules> <Module_CustomShippingrate&...
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“Cannot do shipment for order” API Fatal error

My Magento application is connected to 3rd party system that manages orders and also updates shipping tracking information using Magento's Soap API. But for few orders we are facing #<SOAP::...
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Magento, Override local controller with other local controller

I am trying to override local codepool extension controller with the other local extension, but its not working, don't know the reason, firstextension is the extension I want to override by ...
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How to create “custom” code pool in magento like community and local

I need to create code pool in Magento. I need to know how to create code pool. Can we create a custom code pool in Magento? I created a module in Magento which can be used in community and local. I ...
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How do I reset Magento Admin User Role

I went into Admin->System->Permission->Roles & edit the role for Admin Now, i am unable to re-set back it to original "ALL" permissions. How can i revert back to original settings ? Thanks
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How to disable customer registration?

How can I disable customer registration via website. But the admin is capable of inserting new users via the admin panel?
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Magento Custom options dropdown uses Super Attribute Code instead of Super Attirbute Label

EDIT: It seems as though magento is passing the Attribute code as the Attribute Label. I am in the process of rebuilding a website and I am using and inventory system (Linnworks) to push my listings ...
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Trying to add CSS to custom page layout

I want to include a specific CSS file on a custom page layout I created I already created a custom page layout (it is a duplicate of two_columns_left) using : App/Code/Core/Mage/Page/etc/config.xml &...
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Add a product to order with observer event before save (sales_order_save_before) magento?

How can i add a default product to order with observer event before save the order? I want to do these while i am creating an order for costumer from admin panel. Thank you! config.xml <events&...
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Tax variable in Magento invoice PDF

On Magento 1.8 I need the variables for the following list, so that I can modify the invoice: | 1)No. | Product | 2)Total excl VAT | 3) VAT 6% |:-------|------------:|:----------------:| :-----...