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Using API to convert bundled orders to shipments - Not Working

I'm trying to convert bundled product orders to shipments, but the API keeps returning NULL. I've dug into the code a little bit and it looks like: $shipment = $order->prepareShipment($itemsQty);...
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Use a non-Magento page as homepage

As my webshop homepage I want to show a statis html page index.html. How can I accomplish this with .htaccess rewrites? All other pages are from the Magento installation. event: example.com ...
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Is it possible to show tool-tip for Column on Magento grid?

I have created custom grid in Admin panel to display a question/answers.. For Columns, I am displaying the question id instead of the question text. And answers are shown in row for each customer. ...
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Magento 1.7.0.2 cache issues and block output breaks menu

We have a site which has been running for a year or so with few major issues. In the last few days various speed issues meant we revisited the cache problems we originally faced. We had always left ...
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Shipping Price Based On Manufacturer Attribute

I have a unique requirement from client for setting shipping charges from them. The requirement is as follows. 1) They are having products from different parts of the world. 2) They need to set ...
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935 views

Change register success template

After customer confirms their account via mail by this style of link: site.dev/customer/account/confirm/?id=47&key=2dc2e5b29dda81cf4c1e174bd67b85c5 They are redirected to site.dev/customer/...
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how to add state wise tax charge without adding customer and product class [closed]

my question is bit technical. i want to ask if i belong to state named NJ, and i want apply tax rule only on this state, means if user selects NJ on checkout as its billing state it should charge him ...
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Add status to category product listing tab

When in categroy admin, products tab don't show their status in any way. How to add that kind of feature? What files should I edit? I think solution could be either: Add status field to listing ...
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Custom Adminhtml Grid + ORM Column Issue

When creating a custom adminhtml grid, I've run into a very strange issue when modifying the column type in the database from for instance Date to varchar: Initially - works 100% (as type Date in the ...
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1answer
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How quotes work in Magento

I am not sure how quotes work in Magento. I saw that a quote id is assigned to customer when is created. Sometimes I see in sales_flat_quote table that for one customer there are 2 lines there...I ...
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“An error occurred while creating the backup” in Magento

I am trying to backup Magento files and database backup using System-> Tools -> Backups. Database backup is created fine, but when I try to backup the system files using "System Backup" , it throws an ...
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Applying PHP 5.4 support patch for magento CE 1.7 in a windows environment

I am talking about this patch: http://www.magentocommerce.com/blog/magento-now-supports-php-54/ How to apply it in a XAMPP-Windows 7 environment ? I am hoping this patch will enable me to use the ...
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Product attributes: what's the effect of scope options

Comparing product attributes in two magento installs, I see that some attributes have a global scope in install 1, and store view scope in install 2. I haven't created these attributes myself, and I ...
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what is the strategy to find an problem in our layout file?

I am not able to figure out the problem as to why my layout page is not getting displayed. my current status is that:- controller is worrking, it gives output on the screen, so then i called layout ...
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Is there a way of writing layout such that all the controllers refering to that layout will automatically display the block?

Is there a way of writing layout such that all the controllers refering to that layout will automatically display the block's if no specific handle has been defined. what i actually want is that, Is ...
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Voucher generated code giving store credit/userpoints

I am looking into how to integrate vouchers and give specific users store credit, for each voucher code they type in. The steps/logic would be Voucher generated Customer at checkout inputs voucher ...
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1answer
1k views

Filtering Order Collection using a custom attribute

I am working on module in which I need to add a custom attribute to the Order Entity but as I tried and failed I found out that Orders Entity is no longer using EAV attributes (or at least EAV table). ...
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1answer
2k views

Search API from external site

I'm very new to Magento and am trying to figure out/setup a search API for the products in our catalog for an external site. How do I enable the API in Magento to be able to call GET /api/rest/...
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1answer
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Bulk change image settings

I want to change the settings of my imported product images. Now it looks like this: Base image Small image Thumbnail highresimages highresimages2 highresimages3 highresimages4 ...
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2answers
971 views

Why is log in form on home page not actually logging in?

I'm using the existing form from the default login page and calling the action like this: <?php $custmlogin= new Mage_Customer_Block_Form_Login();?> <form action="<?php echo $custmlogin-&...
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1answer
383 views

Can you apply a category rule programmatically?

I've been using $product->getSpecialPrice() to build a custom price range on configurable products: Hat $3.50-$10.00 special price $2.00-$8.00 This works fine on the product page (templates/catalog/...
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2answers
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Where are resource strings kept? Are they editable in the Admin

In our item detail page, category listing and search results, I need to change the verbiage "Regular Price" to "MSRP". I'm new to Magento so I don't know if string resources are kept in a separate ...
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VirtualHost setup for multi site on shared hosting

In a shared hosting environment, I want to setup a multi site with both sites pointing to the same domain under different folders, i.e. mydomain.com and mydomain.com/ws2. I have followed this ...
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1answer
2k views

Cart summary drop down in top link

In my top links i have my account, basket(cart) and contact us. What i would like to do is when an item gets added to the cart by the customer: the customer stays on the page they are instead of ...
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2answers
2k views

Delete store view programmatically in upgrade script

I want to delete a store view programmatically. Looking at Mage_Adminhtml_System_StoreController::deleteStorePostAction(), this is pretty easy (shortened code a little bit): $model = Mage::getModel('...
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Dedicate Magento ADMIN virtual machine and Percona Cluster [closed]

i want to add to my current infrastructure a dedicated virtual machine only for /admin. In the same time, i'm adding a node to my percona single database, to create a master/master configuration. My ...
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1answer
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Products Sold Collection

I'm creating a custom Grid in Adminhtml which is to list all of the items sold in the past 30 days. I have the Grid setup, with basic product data being filled. However, I need data such as current ...
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override Mage_Index module

i need to override the Mage_Index module to reindex data in a different database. I can't find where can i override the current connection. I need to execute it via shell through "php shell/indexer -...
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3answers
9k views

Newsletter subscription box positioning in footer

EDIT: SOLVED, see answer below (will accept when I can). I wanted to move the newsletter block on the frontend of my site to the footer. So I changed this in newsletter.xml: ( Previously the ...
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1answer
1k views

Table Rate - Item vs Destination

A quick question with regards to the csv which needs to be created for implementing these rules. I have a basic rule where for example shipping to Belgium for one item starts at £3.00 Then for every ...
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1answer
1k views

Custom selectbox trigger onchange event multiple times

We have implemented a jQuery selectbox plugin and created a custom trigger event to get the data when a selectbox is changed. For example, we use this to select the desired product attribute options. ...
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1answer
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Upsell url duplicating

For some peculiar reason the upsell's on my product pages all have the same product url as the first upsell. We are using Varnish for caching and I have added the esi to the upsell block in local....
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Customising layered navigation for live pricing

I’m kind of stuck with a module I’m currently writing. The client wants to use a third party pricing supply (web service) for existing customers (when they’re logged in). Currently I’ve got the ...
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Default form action isn't working in magento

I am new to magento, I created the button in magento\app\design\frontend\base\default\template\catalog\product\list.phtml for sending emails for quote information. It's showing the button and When ...
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Implement custom options into the frontend for grouped, simple products [closed]

Synopsis As per a previous question I have asked (which for now is irrelevant, although an indication to this question). I have a Grouped Product with associated Simple Products these associated ...
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Category edit page and ajax

I am adding some extra html to some input attributes in the category edit area by creating a new attribute input renderer type in my modules mysql install script: $installer->addAttribute( '...
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1k views

Magento CatalogInventory QTY Field

I'm trying to disable the Qty field on the product edit tab. I've created a local Mage override of: app/code/core/Mage/Adminhtml/Block/Catalog/Product/Edit/Tab/Super/Config/Simple.php on line 140 (...
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Auto Select simple products for configurable product

Let say I sell green, black, and white T-Shirts inside a configurable product with one option (color). So indeed there are 3 simple products selected. But what if I have 3 simple products of white T-...
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How do I use elements in Varien_Data_Form_Element_*?

In system.xml one can simply use elements like text and select and all the tutorials out there are using these two as examples. But how should I use other elements listed in lib/Varien/Data/Form/...
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Manipulating list.phtml file's getloadedproductcollection

I've been trying to something for days and stuck! Need help. I'm trying to manipulate the getloadedproductcollection() method called in list.phtml file in catalog/product. I want to remove the ...
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Why my css is loading from the base theme instead of custom theme on migrating the site?

I developed a site in magento on windows 7, and now my system has been updated and install an ubuntu 12.04 in it. Now when I am running my site in browser I got an issue that my css is not loaded ...
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293 views

Class hierarchy of Shopping Cart Price Rules

Class Mage_SalesRule_Model_Validator has an object of salesrule/rule_collection, and that object calls a function validate of class Mage_SalesRule_Model_Rule_Condition_Product_Found, what I didn't ...
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US Tax Rates based on Zip+4 and performance [closed]

I have been looking at various solutions for applying proper sales tax to orders in the US. Looking at one of the simplest solutions, I worry that MySQL performance will struggle. This solution is ...
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1answer
654 views

Render product view into without full product view controller request

Is it possible to render the product view block/template without either performing an ajax request or full product request? I would like to do something similar to: $productViewHtml = Mage::app()-&...
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Make a button in CMS page call a controller

I want to have a button on the CMS page that calls a controller. The CMS content is: <p>{{config path="web/secure/base_url"}}cmsmanager/export/params</p> This line produces the url that ...
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1answer
1k views

Page layout broken! What happened?

all of a sudden my page layout just completely broke! I was working on a file in app/design/frontend/mytheme/default/template/catalog/product/view/media.phtml But I don't think it should cause the ...
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Meta NOINDEX tag not working

I have applied this tag in my layout.xml to no index layered nav ( i have an ajax layered nav and also ive added rel=nofollow in the filter.phtml but i want to be sure) Path- /app/design/frontend/...
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Full Page Cache on CE 1.8 - An FPC Magento Module? Varnish? Both?

So I am a bit confused as I go about researching Full Page Caching for Community Edition 1.8. I have already implemented a Two Level Redis Cache, CDN, tuned MySQL's my.cnf for max performance (w/ the ...
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Correct usage of jstranslator.xml

I'm attempting to translate the error messages returned by the Postcode Anywhere module. They're displayed in browser alerts, so are created in JavaScript. I managed to translate one using the inline ...
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Is there any way to see order source in Orders table in magento admin?

I've google it, but I found only one thread in Magento Forum http://www.magentocommerce.com/boards/viewthread/40399/ but their forum engine always returns "Your message field is empty" error. That's ...

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