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Re: Trying to understand which layout to change

referencing https://forum.opencart.com/viewtopic.php?t=100649 I think i am beginning to understand.... the theme has a category.tpl file which determines what content is produced... if i need to change anything then this needs changing.. on reflection i am happy with this content my issue has been w...

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  • Sat Mar 23, 2019 5:34 pm
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Re: Trying to understand which layout to change

guys i have exhausted my searches on layouts and i understand everything ... except what is the purpose of path in the url... the page i describe in the post should consist of a layout and i am hoping the path clarifies how its constructed... can anybody help me with this concept please!!! thanks ge...

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  • Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:29 pm
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Re: Trying to understand which layout to change

Ernie... it never ceases to amaze me that there are in this world guy like you... real true professionals who care about their craft and more importantly determined to share their vast experience and knowledge: it makes our craft so much richer. Thank you so much for yet another important jigssaw pi...

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  • Wed Mar 20, 2019 4:08 pm
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Re: Trying to understand which layout to change

DC... that is excellent... i certainly can work with the css files... may not know what i am doing but i can experiment.

Question... how does whichever layout is being used know whch is the correct css???

still searching for path info???

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  • Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:10 am
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Re: Trying to understand which layout to change

thanks DC... apart from telling me the size I need to replace it with I'm ot sure what else to do with that... I assume the picture underneath is part of another section...

Are there any tutorials or docs which explain the concept of paths?

thanks

george

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  • Wed Mar 20, 2019 4:52 am
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Re: Trying to understand which layout to change

bump please...
just a clue would help about how path is used ... i think i understand route but path???

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  • Wed Mar 20, 2019 3:45 am
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Trying to understand which layout to change

Hi all Opencart 2.3 so i click on category in the menu and get this i the url http://mybutcher.shop/h/index.php?route=product/category&path=77_86 i understand where the header is derived from and assume footer too but where is the image and big text 1920x250 in a layout .. and all the individual pro...

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  • Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:55 pm
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Re: trying to understand menu in header.tpl

Ernie...

BRILLIANT... THANK YOU SO MUCH... i have learnt quite a bit.. always helpful

you are a STAR mate...

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  • Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:23 pm
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Re: trying to understand menu in header.tpl

Ernie... you are a genius... Ive been looking in the wrong place for the data... i suspected i needed t look in the controller... the author fibbed ... he said view or model... anyway in controller the data are has the following snippet... question is if i simply removed the highlighted lines will i...

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  • Tue Mar 19, 2019 5:11 am
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Re: trying to understand menu in header.tpl

sorry... the theme author is webstrot and provided by template monster... the theme is called meatshop... and the only theme configuration is image sizes ... and thanks ernie but there is no ocmod stuff or vqmod... its all in the header file... i do understand a little about coding and to try to get...

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  • Tue Mar 19, 2019 3:46 am
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[SOLVED THANK YOU ERNIE] trying to understand menu in header.tpl

hi all... i am a newbie but with a little help can learn and do things myself... A new theme I have has a menu which contains all my categories but also some items which i wish to remove... like blog Opencart 2.3 site http://mybutcher.shop/h the developer supporting this simply said to remove items ...

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  • Sun Mar 17, 2019 6:21 pm
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Re: Still trying to understand layouts... please help

ahh thanks Johnathan... thats probably the problem...

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  • Sun Mar 17, 2019 1:36 am
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Still trying to understand layouts... please help

Hi all.... I am so confused... very close in grasping this but still struggling... so any help would be welcome. Opencart 2.3 http://www.mybutcher.shop/h I understand that the home layout is the initial layout used to display the first stor page. So what I did was renamed the home layout to home3 an...

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  • Sun Mar 17, 2019 12:35 am
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Re: basic really dumb .. trying to understand layouts

ahhhhhhhhhhha...

thanks very much that makes SO MUCH more sense.... excellent... penny dropping rapidly...
presumably no red sign means position is left blank and of course the Account module is the first in the list....
getting there...

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  • Sat Mar 02, 2019 1:50 am
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Re: basic really dumb .. trying to understand layouts

Thanks for the links good video but only explains how to add modules to existing layouts..

My specific question above is trying to understand what data is used in each of the account module in the three positions on the home layout... It simply makes no sense...

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  • Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:16 am
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Re: basic really dumb .. trying to understand layouts

thanks everyone... Im slowly grasping routes... looking at my site the top or landing page using routes and url displayed looks like home i have gone into admin design layouts and screengrabbed the home layout a few questions: colum left modal column ight top row all have account module what does th...

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  • Fri Mar 01, 2019 6:53 pm
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basic really dumb .. trying to understand layouts

i have googled and googled using different phrases looking at each detail and just dont get it... book i read taks about a route ... let me try and explain what i need to understand... oc 2.3.0.2 is settings>store>general default layout the landing page which is used by the site? look at the store i...

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  • Thu Feb 28, 2019 5:44 am
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Re: mcrypt error installing oc 2.1 on xamp windows 10

Lots of you viewed this without replying...
having tried a few more things /I have given up...

killed the xampp folder.. installed xamp 5.3

works fine

moral in this thread … xamp php 7.3 does not work with opencart

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  • Tue Feb 05, 2019 8:56 pm
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mcrypt error installing oc 2.1 on xamp windows 10

All I am tearing my hair out can someone help me fix this PLEASE.. I installed the latest vrsion of xamp on my laptop then created a database and began the localhost install of oc 2.1 on my windows10 laptop the prechecks however identified that mcrypt was required but not enabled unfortunately it se...

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  • Tue Feb 05, 2019 5:26 am
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Re: [solved] cannot save changes to banner

thanks to my guru phil.... i set display errors on and quickly spotted the cause in the database...

the primary key in oc_banner_image was not set to autoincrement and so was causing duplicate inserts...

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