Yearly Archives: 2018

Standard Reply – not using Responsive osCommerce

Hello {{name}} Firstly, to use a Responsive Theme, you need to be using the Community Built Responsive osCommerce, which (unfortunately) you are not using right now 🙁 The first step for you, therefore, is to download and install master.zip on a new TEST installation. Have a play with it and see if you like it.… Read More »

Bootstrap 4 Build, take a look

While I’ve been laid up, I took that time out to work Bootstrap v4 into Frozen. Here is osCommerce rebuilt. Differences are not massive, but to my eye it looks cleaner and tighter. BSv4 is leaner and meaner than BSv3, which has meant an average 10% increase in Speed. Let me know your thoughts!

Rumours and whispering

Rumours about inactivity, and not caring anymore…spread by people who have a motive. Timeo Danaos et dona ferentes. In actual fact I am taking a little break from the osCommerce forum, as simple as that, which is not the same as “inactive”. While I am taking this little bit of time away, and when I… Read More »

Updating Currencies no longer works

A while back it was noticed that the old XE and and OandA currency functions were not working and so I coded up a solution using fixer.io and dropped it into the Core of the Responsive osCommerce version. Just been advised by a client that this is no longer working as Fixer have pulled their… Read More »

28d 2018 Day 10 – Three Navbar Modules

28d 2018 Day 10 – Three Navbar Modules The first two just produce a simple list in a dropdown. Categories Manufacturers Full Page Search The first two just produce a simple dropdown list of top level categories / manufacturers. The search module is a little more interesting as when clicked this overlays the site with… Read More »

28d 2018 Day 9 – Hotjar Tracking

28d 2018 Day 9 – Hotjar Tracking This HT module allows you to add Hotjar tracking code to your website. This tracking code allows you to use a number of Hotjar Tools, the most interesting of which is their Heatmap. You will need a Hotjar account, which is available both Free and Paid For. Head… Read More »

28d 2018 Day 8 – Countries and States

28d 2018 Day 8 – Countries and States This HT module allows you to modify the Country Dropdown without having to manually remove countries from your database. If a Country has Zones (eg; US – States), the States dropdown will invoke based on the selected country. On the Admin Side You can set which countries… Read More »

28d 2018 Day 7 – Get A Quote

28d 2018 Day 7 – Get A Quote This adds a button into product_info.php which links to a new page on which customers or potential customers can email you about the Product. The easily installable Content Module makes a button on the product_info.php page: Which links to a new page where the person can easily… Read More »

28d 2018 Day 6 – Product Terms

28d 2018 Day 6 – Product Terms The basis of this system is to allow the Shopowner to easily add data to products, which when clicked popup more information. Displays like this (easily changeable): And when any of the buttons are clicked: On the Admin Side, there is a new page for adding the data:… Read More »

28d 2018 Day 5 – Back To Top & Continue Shipping

These two modules were made by request and are quite straightforward in what they do. They both add in a Button… Back To Top This one is good if on a small device where there is a lot of vertical scrolling. This button appears after a certain amount of scrolling. Simply tap the button to… Read More »