Tutorial to create custom Magento module

I could not find one good tutorial on developing a custom module in Magento when I had a client requirement to develop one for his website. It was not like there weren’t any. If you Google “custom Magento module tutorial” or something similar you will get a lot of search results however I received a … Read more Tutorial to create custom Magento module

How to get the customer email address in Magento

I was recently working on a payment module for Magento and I needed to fetch the customer email address to submit it along with the other payment details. I found a method by which I could get the email of the customer who was already registered on the website and was shopping after logging in … Read more How to get the customer email address in Magento

An alternative way to check mySQL version in the Magento check script

Magento, like most other open source softwares, provides a list of requirements which need to be fulfilled before it can be installed on your machine. If you are installing Magento for the first time then I would recommend that you read the server requirments. on the other hand there may be some who would like … Read more An alternative way to check mySQL version in the Magento check script

How to setup Magento store on your PC

If you going to start working on Magento (e-commerce package) then you can do the following steps and you will have your store ready in a jiffy. 1. First download the Magento e-commerce software from http://www.magentocommerce.com 2. Click on Download and you will be taken to http://www.magentocommerce.com/download 3. If you would like to register on … Read more How to setup Magento store on your PC