We were updating the products on a client website from a new supplier. The supplier provided a CSV file containing the list of products and related information however they did not provide any product images. After browsing their website I found that they had saved all of their product images by the SKU name of … Read more How to fetch images from remote server using PHP
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 not covered by the Seller Protection policy the merchant is in danger of facing chargeback … Read more How to display address details of the customer in Zencart entered on PayPal
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 PayPal notifies the merchant website when the customer has successfully completed the transaction on the … Read more Why shipping address not being passed to PayPal using Zencart PayPal IPN
Most probably you have .htaccess files in your subfolders which are there to restrict access to files and other resources in those subfolders. FastCGI based web servers sometimes do not serve pages properly in cases where the .htaccess files do not have Options entry in the AllowOverride apache directory configuration. A far simple resolution would … Read more Why am I not able to view any images on my PHP website on FastCGI?
Have you ever felt the need of buying an item or service while surfing the internet? The answer to that would obviously be YES but maybe you felt that you would like to buy it at some other time due to some constraint like out of money, broke, waiting for special occasion etc. This happens … Read more How to add reminder to Outlook from a web page
I recently got a requirement from a client for a facility to display products/categories prices in real time on his website. The client’s website was related to home interiors, blinds and curtains and as he was short on staff he wanted the website to fetch the products, images and prices without any human interference. He … Read more How to consume WSDL in PHP using NuSOAP
While developing a module for Zencart where the user would be able to list his products on eBay using the Zencart admin panel the client requested that he wanted the list of categories on eBay available in the admin panel so he can list the products into the category he wishes. This would allow the … Read more How to fetch categories from eBay using GetCategories method
A client of mine wanted to display product prices in US dollar, Canadian dollar, British pound and Australian dollar so that the customer could view prices in their own currencies. The default currency was set to Euro. Now anyone who has used Oscommerce or developed modules in it would know that this is quite a … Read more How to update currency rates in OsCommerce store
We all know how to send out email using the mail() function in PHP. It asks for a few things like the recipient email address, subject, message text. Add to that the optional headers argument with which you can set the content type of the email, the sender email address, file attachments etc and you … Read more How to send emails in PHP using PHPMailer
World Pay (or rather RBS World Pay now) is a well know online payment processing service provider. A lot of e-commerce websites use their services to provide their customers a secure way to make payment online for the goods/services they purchase. RBS World Pay provide their own API for payment processing which store owners can … Read more How to integrate RBS World Pay with your website?