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Re: Font Awesome and Google Page Insights (Journal)

FYI On a fairly new OC3.03.6 install with Journal theme, Google pagespeed insights scores were good for most page types apart from mobile score for product page. Score = 57, time to first paint = 5.9, top opportunity = preload key requests fontawesome 2.1s So I pasted this in journal/system/settings...

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  • Fri Dec 11, 2020 6:11 am
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Re: How to make multistore use different currency to the parent store?

2) Does the parent store currency define the "base" currency for all stores in database. e.g. if USD, all products in all stores assumed to have prices in USD. By default, stores operates regardless of the currency settings. Sorry, I don't understand your reply. Is your answer yes or no to to my qu...

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  • Thu Dec 03, 2020 11:30 am
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Re: How to make multistore use different currency to the parent store?

Thank you Straightlight. Would you be kind enough to explain: 1) What is purpose of multistore currency setting in opencart admin/system/multistore.com/local/currency? What is it meant to do on the store front end? 2) Does the parent store currency define the "base" currency for all stores in databa...

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  • Tue Dec 01, 2020 5:07 am
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Re: Crappy thumbnails even at 300ppi

I've found the best way to get reasonable thumbnails is to make sure image sizes you define in opencart are in same proportion as uploaded image. To keep it simple I use square images. These have height:width proportion of 1:1 So I ensure all OC image sizes are in proportion 1:1 To make my images sq...

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  • Thu Nov 19, 2020 11:25 am
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How to make multistore use different currency to the parent store?

Hi, How do I get a multistore to use a different currency to the parent store? Situation: parentstore.com is default store in opencart admin.system Currency = USD for parentstore.com. Set in opencart admin/system/parentstore.com/local/currency Currency = EUR for multistore.com. Set in opencart admin...

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  • Thu Nov 19, 2020 7:07 am
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Re: Siteground's backup/restore does not work due to /storage being outside /public_html

Thanks for your advice Ernie. I am already considering moving host. I will write another post about that. I don't want to put /storage in /public_html if less secure. Do you have any links about the release of OC you think will be replacing mine soon? I did quite a lot of research before choosing to...

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  • Thu Sep 10, 2020 10:08 am
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Siteground's backup/restore does not work due to /storage being outside /public_html

Hi, Would appreciate some advice please. I've done fresh install of OC3.03.6 and installed a couple of extensions. Hosting is with Siteground and has automatic daily backups. I recently been moved off cpanel and onto their own rather frustrating Site Manager tool. My problem is restore of the backup...

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  • Thu Sep 10, 2020 8:13 am
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Re: What is the best cache extension for OC 3.x?

Hi, I suggest as first step you try the caching provided in Journal. It's in settings/system and performance. I have several other caching extensions over the years on my oc1.5.5 store. No luck with them. Haven't tried Nitro pack. Cheers I'm looking for the best cache / caching extension for OpenCar...

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  • Fri Aug 28, 2020 11:13 am
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Re: [SOLVED] - Opencart Pre-Release v3.0.3.4

Hi, I just wanted to say thanks very much to Straightlight and also xxvirusxx for all your work on this. Its fantastic to see so many issues and bugs being sorted out. I am still on 1.5.5.1 but this year am intending to migrate to a fresh install of the latest Opencart. Do you have an estimate for w...

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  • Fri Jun 05, 2020 11:05 am
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Re: Is it OK to install Opencart 3.0.3.2 on same server as Opencart 1.5.5.1 ?

Thanks for your help letxobnav and IP_Cam !
I will go ahead and install OC3 on the same webserver.

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  • Wed Feb 05, 2020 8:37 am
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Is it OK to install Opencart 3.0.3.2 on same server as Opencart 1.5.5.1 ?

Hi, My store uses Opencart 1.5.5.1 (let's call it mylivestore.com) I want to move to Opencart 3.0.3.2 Would it be safe to install 3.0.3.2 on the same web server as my live 1.5.5.1 store? My idea is to: 1) Build a new version of the store based on 3.0.3.2 with a temporary domain name (mytempstore.com...

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  • Tue Feb 04, 2020 9:28 am
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Have changed to SSL. Should I change store URL in system setting?

Hi, I've just changed my store to use SSL on all pages. In the admin tab opencart admin - system- settings- general Should Store URL be http://www.mysite.com/ or should it be changed to: https://www.mysite.com/ ? (On this tab I have set SSL URL to https://www.mysite.com/ ) Are there any possible kno...

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  • Tue Sep 11, 2018 4:23 am
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Re: Problem with search results page. Checkboxes in wrong place

Thanks very much DigitCart! You fixed it.
Turn out the problem was caused by Journal theme. The theme developers have now fixed it in latest release on Themeforest.

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  • Fri Jul 14, 2017 7:36 am
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Problem with search results page. Checkboxes in wrong place

Hi, In my site's search results page, the check boxes for “Search in subcategories” and “Search in product descriptions” are in the wrong place. They are to left of the white boxes where you enter search term and choose category. They should be next to text “Search in subcategories” and “Search in p...

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  • Wed Jul 12, 2017 8:09 am
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How to delete product in database ?

Hi, How do I completely delete a product in the database using phpmyadmin ? My open cart admin products page has stopped working I need to delete a product I added yesterday as I suspect it is causing this problem due to one of the fields being empty or having funny characters in it etc. (Yesterday ...

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  • Fri Aug 19, 2016 6:38 am
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Re: Paypal changes.

Me too. I don't understand if these changes are going to affect my store.

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  • Tue Jun 14, 2016 11:08 am
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Re: Worth upgrading from Open Cart 2 from Opencart 1.5.5.1 t

Thanks Postidol, very helpful. Is it faster than Opencart 1.5.5.1 ? Is there any difference in the load it puts on the server e.g. does it need more or less Ram, CPU etc or is there no difference really. Is Opencart 2 quite robust and stable now or are there significant bugs or functionality that ar...

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  • Fri May 27, 2016 5:44 am
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Worth upgrading from Open Cart 2 from Opencart 1.5.5.1 to

My multistore is Opencart 1.5.5.1 What are the benefits of upgrading to latest Opencart v2 ? What are the problems with upgrading? Background: I built my store about 3 years ago. I have quite a lot of extensions installed, some I have never updated. I think it would be quite a lot of work to update ...

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  • Thu May 26, 2016 11:28 am
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Re: Hosting - how many CPUs, Ram etc ?

I have good news about speeding my sites up. HEADLINE: The extension called Lightning is awesome! If you have speed problems, give it a try as it is a free trial and installs in seconds. After installing Lightning all pages on my site massively speeded up first page load. Now getting great pagespeed...

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  • Fri May 13, 2016 12:48 pm
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Re: Hosting - how many CPUs, Ram etc ?

Thanks for your wise advice IP_CAM . Please see my replies in CAPITALS A lot of information, but the most important thing is missing, your Site URL! :-\ LOL! WWW.FINERAREPRINTS.COM IS THE BIGGEST OF THE 3 MULTISTORES And without looking into your Code, it's impossible, to find out, if you have done ...

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  • Wed May 04, 2016 1:04 pm
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