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Is it possible to delete root category?

Is it possible to delete an empty root category once accidentally created or not required anymore? It looks like there's no "Delete" button.
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Magento cookie bug with WebKit based browsers

There is a reasonably common & well documented cookie-related bug/issue with Magento and Chrome (looking at the others' issues - possibly WebKit and IE at times). Whether this is due to a common ...
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How to remove the Breadcrumbs from the homepage

When Full Page Cache is on the breadcrumbs show up on the home page, i've tried changing the line <?php if($crumbs && is_array($crumbs)): ?> to <?php if($crumbs && is_array($...
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Send contact us emails to multiple recipients

Is there an easy way to send the contact us to multiple recipients? javascript validation appears to limit to one email address.
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does anyone know of lightboxes or image zoomers which are compatible with SCP?

SCP,(Simple Configurable Product), is a very popular extension for configurable products in magento. However, when attempting to change the image in response to configurable options chosen it seems to ...
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Output all product attribute values on catalog page

On the catalog grid page, I want to output all filterable attribute values for each product. For example: If the price is filterable in the layered navigation, the attribute value associated with the ...
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Read-Only Product Backend attribute

I would like to create an attribute read only however it look it is not possible. I have tried to pass to addAttribute() 'disabled' =>true or 'readonly' => true with out any success. I have ...
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1answer
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Nginx working configuration for 1.7.XX

I have this store running on Apache, Magento 1.7.0.2 Then I decided to clone the application on a test server, running Nginx. I first tried mine, naive rewrite: rewrite ^(.*index\.php)\/(.*) $1?$2 ...
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3answers
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When to use 'name' and when to use 'as'

I've found that when trying to use the unsetChild method, sometimes I have to use the 'name' attribute and others 'as'. It seems that if a block is added normally, you use 'as' but if it is added to ...
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1answer
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M2E Pro doesn't include Magento Tax rules in eBay item prices

I'm having trouble with M2E Pro and the way that it lists items on eBay without applying the Magento Tax rules setup for those products. Here's a link to the M2E Pro documentation for general ...
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4answers
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Best way to bulk update stock and price for thousands of products?

I am migrating a custom e-commerce site over to Magento. We have well over a hundred thousand products. Many are drop shipped from a number of suppliers. Several suppliers can provide the same ...
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1answer
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How can order email entry be missing in backend order entry? (and raise an error)

when I try to manually add an order via Sales -> Orders -> Add Customer -> Order I am struck by the fact that the email entry box is missing. And I really have no idea how or what could be ...
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How to set a page to display sub-categories and not products?

How to set a page to display sub-categories and not products?
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Move Magento “Store View Name” to “Store Name”

we setup three store Store View Name's a long time ago when this should have been Store Name's. We are now busy rolling out multi-language and this is where I discovered the mistake. Is there an ...
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2k views

Split top navigation into multiple columns sorted vertically [closed]

I have my top navigation spread across 4 columns. Currently, it looks like: Alink | Alink | Blink | Blink Clink | Clink | Dlink | Dlink Elink | Elink | Flink | Flink I need it to be: ...
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4answers
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Get Config Value for Website Scope

How can I get a configuration value for a specific website? There is Mage::getStoreConfig() but no Mage::getWebsiteConfig(). edit: I am exporting configuration data on website level - so somehow I ...
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1answer
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How do extensions override non-rewritable classes

I was going to put together a tiny extension to enable Template hints under global scope, but got stuck trying to rewrite core/template. Class rewrites only work for classes instantiated via one of ...
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1answer
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Two Estimate Shipping blocks on cart page for two different addresses

I'd love to have two "Estimate Shipping and Tax" blocks: One to display domestic rates to a default address. This one would have no form and would be displayed at all times. The other to estimate ...
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3answers
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New column added to table is not saving

I have added a new column to the newsletter_subscriber table, 'artists_followed'. in my overridden Mage_Newsletter_Model_Subscriber model class, I have added the following function: public function ...
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6answers
3k views

Attribute is not loaded on Product_List and Layered Navigation

I have a development system, here is everything working as expected. And I have a staging system, here the attribute is not loaded. It feels like, the sytem don't know, that the attribute doesn't ...
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2answers
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Attributes menu inside sidebar

We want to make a menu in the sidebar, based on our attributes inside one magento web shop. The example would be "Shop by" on this link: http://demo.magentocommerce.com/catalog/category/view/s/...
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3answers
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When does EE FPC expire?

Does anyone know how to tell what the lifetime is in on the enterprise edition full page cache? I've poked around the code base a good bit but I don't see anything that indicates a set lifetime. ...
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Can't Save Role Resource for Custom Module

I've created a custom module and my adminhtml.xml is as follows... <config> <menu> <web translate="title" module="adminhtml"> <title>Custom</title> &...
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1answer
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Product searcher on backend

I'm developing a backend module, which displays a table with all the products. I'm trying to make a searcher in order to search an specific product from the table. It's like making an order from the ...
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5answers
12k views

404 on Store Switch with Product Store View Scoped URL Key

By default URL Key on product page is Global scoped. EDIT: As suggested by FlorinelChis the scope can be changes in Manage attributes. However this breaks the store view switcher behavior. This is ...
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3answers
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MySQL keeps hanging (queries stuck on sending data)

I have the following situation: About 5 times a week (not related to any specific situation like cache clear, traffic spike) some queries are stuck on sending data (show processlist): > ...
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3answers
12k views

Remove “Home page” title from home page

On my startpage is a bold headline: Home page How can I remove it?
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2answers
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Remove “powered by Magento” from footer

I would like to remove powered by Magento from the footer. It's not in CMS blocks "footer_links". HTML source code <p class="bugs"> - <a href="http://www.magentocommerce.com/bug-tracking" ...
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1answer
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What is the 'best practise' to manage Multilingual stores in Magento?

In Magento, multilingual sites are managed with store views, then we can choose different approach regarding how to manage the URLs: "Add Store Code to URLs" (a backend setting) Have different domain ...
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2answers
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Error on retrieving attributes in sidebar

I am trying to pull my attributes inside sidebar with the following code: $attributeValue = Mage::getModel('catalog/product') ->load($_product->getId()) ->getAttributeText('...
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2answers
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Agressive block level caching

It seems that by default Magento does not cache the majority of blocks. I'm comfortable extending blocks and applying my own cache settings, but it seems odd that I would have to do this for the ...
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2answers
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How can I add a form in the thank you page in which the user won't have to resubmit the email address

I want to add a form in the thank you page (the page that's displayed after the order has been placed which contains the order details), however, I don't the user to resubmit the personal details as ...
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6answers
32k views

What is the best way for admins to add PDFs to product pages?

Our client has several specification sheets in pdf format for many of their products. What is the best or easiest way for them to add a downloadable PDF to each product page. (Some PDFs fit many ...
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1answer
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one-to-one relationships

I have a module where we are allowing partners to signup. there's a table called partner, and another table called partner_template, where I'm storing email templates for each partner. the business ...
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How do you deal with the Sales Order API not having a limit capability?

Working on an Order API integration for a community module. Wanted to avoid rewriting the Mage_Sales_Model_Order_Api model, so instead I implemented an observer of the ...
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3answers
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E-mail address missing in order

We have 2 stores (a 1.7.0.2 upgrade from 1.5.1 and a 1.6 install) that both have a problem that for some orders has a missing e-mail address (customer_email in sales_flat_order). The stores are two ...
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1answer
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What's the reason for running a price reindex after placing an order? [duplicate]

After placing an order Magento triggers a price reindex (which sometimes takes too long) and fails placing the order (because reindex is part of the transaction): > SQLSTATE[HY000]: General error: ...
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3answers
563 views

Template hints under global scope

Is there any reason why template hints are not available in the global scope?
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2answers
2k views

Add all flat-attributes to product collection?

How can I get a catalog/product collection with all attributes which are selected to be "used in product listing", i.e. are in the flat table?
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1answer
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Block core/list defined outside any layout handle

What does this definition of a block core/list mean, at the very end of checkout.xml, Magento CE 1.7.0.2: [...] </checkout_onepage_failure> <block type="core/list" name="...
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3answers
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Understanding a Magento Module

I was working with PHP Core and custom MVCs by 1 and half years until when moved to magento desk. I find it very difficult first, but later got grip in Theme integration and maintenance of previously ...
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1answer
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Module Forms - Store Value of addField to a Variable

I have something like in my custom module: $fieldset->addField('orderinfo', 'link', array( 'label' => Mage::helper('web')->__('Order Info'), 'style' => "", 'href' =...
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1answer
2k views

How to refresh reports aggregation data on plugin install

I'm building a module where i'm adding a few extra columns to the default magento reports under Reports > Sales > Orders & Reports > Sales > Tax I'm adding the extra columns to the ...
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1answer
2k views

Configurable Products - attribute label, “use default” issue

When I create a configurable product, in the tab "associated products" the checkbox for "use default", label for attribute is unchecked. I have fixed this altering the product.js (line 404), adding ...
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2answers
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Import/Export CMS Pages / CMS Blocks

Does anyone know any modules that can be used to import/export cms pages (and blocks) in CE? The scenario I am looking at now is: users (content editors) create pages/blocks with content on a ...
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1answer
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For a cms/block entity, why are the subordinate data deleted from cms_page_store explicitly?

cms/block entities have a join table cms_block_store, the records in which link a given block to one or more stores. Prior to CE 1.6, the resource model Mage_Cms_Model_Mysql4_Block (link) does not ...
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3answers
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Cron crashes MySQL

After moving to a new server I am getting the MySQL crash [1] issue once a day, which is coming to my email and annoying not to mention potential impact. Any hints on how to debug this issue? ...
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1answer
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Magento Link to Another Module

$fieldset->addField('orderinfo', 'link', array( 'label' => Mage::helper('web')->__('Order Info'), 'style' => "", 'href' => "*/".$url, 'value' => '...
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2answers
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Create global variable for Magento

I'm looking for a right way to create global variables in Magento that I can use it on every view page. I have some solution in mind but I don't if it's good enough. Create a module which provides a ...
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2answers
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What do you think about “Magento Associates”? [closed]

Magento announced in this blog post: Strengthening our Solution Partner Program a new partner status (?): Magento Associates Our goal is to help Magento Associates develop the skills they need to ...

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