Replace the Magento language selector with flag icons
In most Magento templates, we can see the language selector provided as a simple pull down menu. Let’s explore a way to enhance the look and make a more attractive, custom style.
In the example below, I’ll tell you how to make a multilingual store and replace the standard language selector with flag icons.
Custom order and customer numbers in Magento: Part 2
In Magento, customers don’t use special numbering by default; however it is possible to change this. We need to add a record to the
eav_entity_store table with
entity_type_id = 1,
increment_prefix = CU and
increment_last_id = CU001000.
Adding a custom attribute/column to the orders grid in Magento admin
Does your Magento order grid have all of the fields you need? Adding or removing columns is fairly simple. Let’s explore how.
Custom order and customer numbers in Magento: Part 1
In Magento, order numbers are generated starting from
100000001 and up by default. Many companies want to use a custom value so that customers don’t know exactly how many orders have been placed before. Others need a custom value to match other parts of their system. The field
increment_id is present in various entity tables to store this number.
Adding thumbnail images to the Magento admin product grid
This article describes how to insert images in the Magento admin product grid.
First of all, you will need to create your own extension. Let’s call it: Atwix_Gridthumbs.
Adding a new tab to the product edit page in admin
There are 2 ways to add a new tab to the product edit page in admin panel of Magento.
Let’s add a tab for a custom module.
Add the following code to your config.xml file in the global scope:
Integrating a WordPress blog with Magento
There is no arguing the importance and effectiveness of a well structured and planned out blog on your site and WordPress is one of the easiest and most robust blog tools in the industry. So, how do you get this wonderful tool to work with your Magento store and help your SEO?
Magento backend routes and ClearCache module
All of Magento’s built-in backend modules share the same route, which is set during the installation process and defaults to ‘admin’. Here we will show you how to allow custom built modules to use the same route, so that you have consistent url routes in the back-end.
Reset an administrator password or add a Magento admin user using MySQL
Unable to log in to a Magento store’s backend? Don’t remember your admin password? Are you a Magento developer and want a quick and easy way to add an admin account to a client’s Magento store? If so, this article is for you.