Category: Zencart

We had deployed a Zen Cart website and we came up with the following error in the Zen Cart admin panel when clicking on the Tools -> Send Email link. Illegal mix of collations (latin1_swedish_ci,IMPLICIT) and (latin1_general_ci,IMPLICIT) for operation ‘locate’ …

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Store owners who use Zen Cart for running their stores on the web can now enjoy the luxury of listing, revising and de-listing products on eBay all from their Zen Cart admin panel. Gone are the days when you needed …

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Zen Cart by default requests a customer to enter his/her date of birth during registration. This is optional of course and can be removed from the Zen Cart admin panel. However one can make good use of this to regularly …

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Our SEO department had recently made a request to implement CEON URI mapping module on one of our leading furniture retailer store in the UK. The module was implemented by the developer assigned to the project in a couple of …

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Google Base is a place where you can easily submit all types of online and offline content, which will be searchable on Google Shopping product search. You can describe any item you post with attributes, which will help people find …

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Lightbox effect is now the defacto standard for displaying product, category and other images on your website. Javascript popups are a thing of the past and really don’t look that cool. As more and more website content management and e-commerce …

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The following applies to customers who are using Zencart with PayPal IPN payment module. Customers have the option to change their address on PayPal after leaving the merchant website. When this happens and the customer enters an address which is …

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Zencart provides a number of payment modules by default. One of those is PayPal IPN (Instant Payment Notification) which you can enable from the Zencart admin panel. PayPal IPN works like PayPal Website Payments Standard with the added benefit that …

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I had installed Zencart 1.3.8a for a client and was enabling the Paypal IPN – Website Payments Standard payment module. I input the client email address, made the other configuration details and clicked on Update but the module was still …

PayPal IPN is disabled even though I have input all details in Zencart Read More »

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I had installed Ultimate SEO URL add on for Zencart for a client website. Everything was working fine on the website and the client was quite pleased. However, problem started when the client clicked on the Tell a Friend link. …

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