Questions tagged [magento-1.9]

Magento Community version 1.9

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Magento 1.9 Can’t login to admin panel!

I have installed Magento 1.9. It was working well for a week. Suddenly yesterday, when I tried to login to the Magento admin panel and I typed username and password, clicked Login button and nothing ...
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Magento 1.9.2.0 static block display issues

I have a website with multiple static blocks which was working in 1.9.1.0, but with 1.9.2.0 the static blocks start displaying sporadically, as they sometimes show the wrong block rather than the ...
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Is Magento ready for PHP 7?

PHP 7 is reaching beta status and lots of testing is going on at the moment. Given that Magento caught up within the last year from "runs only on PHP 5.3" to "fully compatible with PHP 5.6", I would ...
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Critical Reminder: Download and install Magento security patches. (FTP with no SSH access)

The Magento security patches look like they are .sh files, how would someone apply these patches without SSH access to their Magento installations? Also, are these patches cumulative? IE: Will they ...
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Magento 1.9, php 5.6 - Use of iconv.internal_encoding is deprecated

Have the same with Magento CE 1.8 and 1.9 After update php from 5.5.16 to 5.6.0 on my VPS I got this 2 errors in [magento]/var/log/system.log: ERR (3): Deprecated functionality: iconv_set_encoding():...
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Product.OptionsPrice is not a constructor magento 1.9.3

I have upgrade magento 1.9.2.4 to 1.9.3. I am facing the following error in the console in product page. TypeError: Product.OptionsPrice is not a constructor var optionsPrice = new Product....
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Future Support of Magento 1.9 - Coming Magento 2.0

We want to upgrade our current Magento 1.4.0.1 installation to 1.9.1.0 till autumn this year. The only thing we are unsure about is the future support of 1.9.1.0 since Magento 2.0 will be released end ...
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Add new field in magento(1.9) customer registration

I like to add new field in customer registration and admin customer creation form. The field name is license number. I searched so many links related to my requirement but those do not work in ...
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Magento security patch SUPEE-6482, What is patched?

Today 04.08.2015 there was a new security patch released, some colleagues and I were checking the patch, and is always nice to have some discussion about what changed, also does anyone know what are ...
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How to remove SID from URL?

I have installed Magento 1.9 on domain say abc.com and created a new website having URL xyz.abc.com from admin System -> Manage Stores Now what I have done is created a new sub domain xyz.abc....
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How to fix mysql error 1031 - Table storage engine for 'catalog_product_relation' doesn't have this option?

I'm trying to make a new development version of our Magento store. I made a clean install of El Capitan and got apache running with PHP, Mysql(version 5.7.10) etc. I also have phpmyadmin running and ...
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Correct way to change the magento 1.9 admin url

Correct way to change the Magento 1.9 admin url anyone can provide me the correct way. I see a lot of different suggestion online.
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Magento ER diagram of 1.9.x

I am looking for ER diagram of magento 1.9.x so that i can understand magento database flow and table-relationships. if anyone can provide me COMPLETE ER diagram that will really help me. Like i saw a ...
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What is the difference between an Extension and a Module?

What is the difference between an Extension and a Module? Just curious to know that what is the right term to use when we extend Magento's functionality by creating our custom code in local folder.
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Site loading speed is very slow

My client's Magento site page load speed is very slow. What can I do to decrease page load time? The site url is desibazaar.pk.
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SUPEE-6285 patch, what has been changed?

OK, somebody has to ask this: today, 7/7/2015 a new security patch for Magento < 1.9.2 has been released. update your shops ASAP! But what has been changed? Are there known exploits of the ...
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what would be the official date of Magento 1 sunset?

Now we are in progress of Magento 2 upgrade. Some sources I read that early 2018 Magento 1 support will be closed. If we get the Magento 1 official close date, we can decide our due date of upgrade. ...
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New order email being sent twice

I'm using Magento 1.9.1 and when creating a new order, whether it's from the frontend or Admin, the system is sending out 2 emails - both the same! I've looked on the net and found a bug which was an ...
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How to add new column to existing table in Magento programmatically?

How can I add a new column to existing Magento core table via install script? (without using pure SQL) I want to use the Magento way which is using alias methods to create install script. So far I ...
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How to add translations for new words in Magento?

I'm using English, Spanish and German as three store views for my site. What is the easiest way to add translations for new words? Even if I add new words with the translations it doesn't show in the ...
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How to get the store id from the code

So I have the store code and I would really like simply the store id. Ideally I do not want to simply load the store completely as I only need the id. One idea I had was to load this via a collection ...
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Why and when to use “ Flat Catalog”?

While doing bit research for speed issue of magento website i got some links where people says enable "Flat Catalog" to increase performance and speed . Issue is that why it is not enabled by default ...
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CE1.9.1 Please make sure your password match issue during User registration

I am encountering this issue in CE1.9.1. When a User registers (doesn't matter if it's during checkout or from the Create an Account link) the user keeps getting the password mismatch error even ...
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Show products on homepage magento 1.9

Just installed magento 1.9 and have fallen on the first hurdle. I've created a product and have used suggestions from previous versions to display the product on the homepage but am getting the ...
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How to create an new observer on the event catalog_product_save_before

I want auto generation of meta description for my products by create an new observer on the event catalog_product_save_before with this code : public function autoMetaDescription($observer) { $...
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What is the difference between magento 1.9.2.4 and magento 1.9.3.0?

Magento has released it's new community edition version 1.9.3.0. I am very curious to know what are the differences with previous Magento edition? I want to know full details about the what is the ...
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how to determine hosting requirements

We are preparing to launch 2 e-commerce sites using CE ver 1.9. Each site will begin with around 10000 sku's. What are the key things we need to look for from a web host...are things such as database ...
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Creating new completely custom reports

Most Magento Report building forums, blogs, tutorials, etc all seem to focus on taking an existing Magento Report and either copying or extending it. Most of these are grids which link to a specific ...
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Mage::log() not working on new Magento update (1.9.4.1)

After this new update (1.9.4.1), Mage::log() is not working. Apparently, it has something to do with Zend_Validate_File_Extension on line 819 at Mage.php where it checks if the file is_readable() ...
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How can I programmatically flush Magento's Cache?

I'm automating release configurations by bootstrapping Mage in several release scripts. At the end of the scripts, I need to flush Magento's cache. Is there a way to flush the cache using one of the ...
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Watermark get black background when transparent

I've installed PATCH SUPEE 9767 on my magento 1.9.2.4 shop. Now i've uploaded a new Watermark but the background changes to black. Is this a problem since the new update? On a other magento 1.9.2.4 ...
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DEBUG (7): Security problem: block_name has not been whitelisted. (Magento system.log)

In the system.log file of my Magento install I have the following error message DEBUG (7): Security problem: block_name has not been whitelisted. where block_name is the name of a block used in my ...
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ImportExport problem with new destructor of Varien_Image_Adapter_Gd2 in 1.9.2.0

Can someone explain, what the following Code introduced between Magento CE 1.9.1.0 and 1.9.2.0 is used for? class Varien_Image_Adapter_Gd2: public function __construct() { // Initialize shutdown ...
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Which api method is best for apps

I want to create iOS and Android apps for my Magento store. For this purpose I want to know which API method is best as app data API. Please suggest below of option of Magento: Soap Api Rest Api ...
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Redirect all http:// request to https://

Earlier i have posted this question : https://stackoverflow.com/questions/36104047/how-to-redirect-all-http-requests-to-https-on-magento but didn't get any reaction. Here is my site URL : www.trendy-...
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CMS blocks disappeared after 1.9.2.2 update

Last night my backend was auto updated to 1.9.2.2 release. Today all my static block on CMS pages have disappeared. They wereconfigured for all store views and I tried each of the views and they are ...
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Magento Configurable Product Price Overriding Simple Product Price

I have products set up identically (as far as I can tell) and they were all imported with a universal CSV template. Configurable price is 29.99 Associated Simple Product Short Sleeve is 29.99 ...
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Authorize.Net is phasing out the MD5 based transHash element in favor of the SHA-512 based transHashSHA2

Any body have an idea about this ... !! What can we do in Magento 1.9.x versions. Authorize developer refferaral url Authorize.Net is phasing out the MD5 based transHash element in favor of the ...
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How can solve error Magento 1.xx on PHP 7? [duplicate]

Magento 1.9.4 not run with PHP 7, it showing error as below: Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Function name must be a string in app\code\core\Mage\Core\Model\Layout.php:555 Stack trace: #0 app\code\...
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What is getBlockHtml('formkey')?

I am trying to edit the product edit page (first tab) in Magento and would like to move the quantity (as well as a few other things) from their respective tabs up to the first page. I see <form ...
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SQLSTATE[42S22]: Column not found: 1054 unknown column 'e.status' after 1.9.2 Upgrade

We have just updated from 1.90 to 1.92 and the following error is showing... Any idea how to fix it? SQLSTATE[42S22]: Column not found: 1054 Unknown column 'e.status' in 'where clause', query was: ...
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Remove “product information, reviews, tags” block from product page

I am trying to remove a certain block from my product page in Magento, but can't seem to find where I should delete it. I think it's somewhere in the XML files, but since I'm not that good of a web-...
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Magento 1.9.2.0: table “sales_flat_order_grid” contains extra space in customer's name value

In admin panel, when I want to search the orders based on customers name, I have to add 2 spaces between the first name and last name. When I looked at the value in Inspect element window, I noticed ...
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Any good reason for a module to be accessing global/crypt/key remotely?

Forgive my ignorance, but crypt key is used for decrypting Magento data, right? Is there any good reason for a module to access this? I stumbled across this code after installing Advanced Content ...
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How to create custom email header

I see in transactional email New order template, there is this tag that calls the header html file which is in app/locale/en_US/template/email/html {{template config_path="design/email/header"}} I ...
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Create tab and insert custom grid inside tab

I created a grid by following this tutorial, I would like to create 4 grids more, the problem is I need to add all these grids to tab so far I've created a controller to load the block like this: ...
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“invalid form key. please refresh the page” - cannot login to admin panel

I regularly visit my site to make sure its working and noticed that images for products were not appearing, thinking it was a problem with indexing cache I tried to login to the admin panel and ...
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How to change the layout of the all products page?

Can anyone tell me where I can change the layout of the all products page? I think this page is now having 3columns.phtml layout but I need 2columns-left.phtml layout.
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Magento Grand Total without taxes in 1.9 with PHP7

We're working in a 1.9 & php7; detected this issue with paypal suspect fraud (due the difference amount). All correct in frontend (apply taxes); but in checkout and calculation, magento uses the ...
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Magento CE won't let me use PayPal Standard without Express (which requires API credentials)

The only options showing up in my admin are these: Payments Advanced (Includes Express Checkout) Payments Pro (Includes Express Checkout) Payments Standard (Includes Express Checkout) I see ...