* In this Session we will see ‘System Settings’ first we have login to the site (or) dashboard and go to system main menu in that select settings we will get store name our default url name on that edit option will be there click on it after that we can see some options like
In this store name will be there that will be displayed on the url name.
Title will be displayed on the browser title and Meta Tag description will be there that will be displayed on the browser that can see by search engine we can see our description will be displayed under the url.
* Template option will be in default template.
* Default layout will be in default only.
In this the options will be
We have to select our country.
we have to select our state.
We have to select our language that is english.
* Administration Language:
We have to select administration language as english.
In this we have to select our currency Eg.. Rs, Euro, Dollar.
* Auto update currency:
In this 2 options will be there that is Yes or No if we are selecting county by defaultly currency should be selected for that we have to select Yes.
* Length Class:
Length Class should be centimeters
* Weight Class:
Weight Class should be Kilogram
In this we have some options that is
-> Default items per page(Catalog):
Options will be there this is our front end of our store how many no’s we are giving that many items will be stored in a page.
-> Default items per page(Admin):
In the admin page how many products list has to be store will be depend on our given no in the default items per page(Admin).
In this product we have some options that is
-> Category Product Count:
It will show us a count of the product divided in to the sub category. It shows the no of product inside the subcategories in the store front header category may be warned, this will cause an extreme performance hit for stores with a lot of sub categories for that click on Yes button.
-> Allow Review:
In this there will be Yes or No options if we want to display (or) view the customer review then click on Yes button.
-> Allow Downloads:
In this we have 2 options that is Yes (or) No if we are allowing downloads then click on Yes button.
In this vouchers we have some options that is
-> Voucher Min:
In this a customer can purchase a voucher starting price will be written.
-> Voucher Max:
In this maximum amount will be displayed that is a customer can purchase a voucher will be written.
In the site we can display our price for that we can also display taxes also. In this taxes we have some options that is
-> Display Prices with Taxes:
In this we have 2 options that is Yes (or) No if we want to display the prices with tax we have to select Yes button.
-> Vat Number Validate:
We have to select Yes button for a business we have to validate a vat number.
-> Use store tax address:
In this we have some options that is payment (or) shipping address we have to select shipping address.
-> Use customer tax address:
Use the customer default address when they login to calculate taxes. We can choose to use the default address for the customers shipping (or) payment address. Basically it will be in shipping address.
In this we have some options
-> Customers Online:
In this we have click on Yes because track customer online via the customer reports section only.
-> Customer Group:
The default customer group is default.
-> Customer Groups:
It displays customer groups that new customers can select to use such as wholesale and business when signing up for that click on default.
-> Login display prices:
In this if customers want to see the price of the product till they login (or) register for that click on Yes button.
-> Account Terms:
-> Display weight on cart page:
In this it will show the weight of our product that we have purchased to see that weight on cart page we have to click on Yes button.
-> Guest Checkout:
It allows customers to checkout with out creating an account. This will not be available when a downloadable product is in the shopping cart.
-> Checkout Terms:
In this we have to click on Terms & Conditions it forces people to agree to terms before a customer can checkout.
-> Order Editing:
No of days allowed to edit an order this is required because prices and discounts may change over time corrupting the order if its edited.
-> Invoice Prefix:
It sets the invoice prefix (eg: INV-2011-00). Invoice ID’s will start at 1 for each unique prefix.
-> Order Status:
It sets the default order status when an order is processed we have click on processing option.
-> Complete Order Status:
It sets the order status the customers order must reach before they are allowed to access their downloadable products and gift vouchers.
-> Display Stock:
We can display stock quantity on the product page.
-> Show out of stock warning:
It basically display out of stock message on the shopping cart page if a product is out of stock but stock check out is Yes (Warning always shows is stock checkout is no).
-> Stock Checkout:
It allows customers to still checkout if the products they are ordering are not in stock.
-> Out of stock status:
It sets the default out of stack status selected in product edit. It will show that how many will be arrived the stock (or) stock status.
It will promotes our websites
-> Affiliate Terms:
It forces people to agree to the terms before an affiliate account can be created we just select the terms & conditions.
-> Affiliate Commission (%):
The default affiliate commision percentage.
-> Return Terms:
There are some terms and conditions to return. It forces people to agree to terms before an return account can be created.
-> Return status:
It sets the default returns status when an return request is submitted.
Next we will see the images
* Store Logo:
* If we want to change (or) upload a logo right click browser we will get an image manager if we want to upload a image from pc then upload option will be there we have to click on it.
* If we want to create a sub folders in a image manager new option option will be there click on it then we have to name it and click on submit button.
* If we want to move our images in to the different folder then select that image and click on move option then it will show the folder name as a dropdown list click on a required folder and submit it.
* In this while uploading a logo (or) image we have to check on a required folder and submit it.
In this we can keep any icon to display as a shopping cart
* We have some options like
-> Category Image Size:
That mean it will show the size of product that is in product list.
-> Product Image Thumb Size:
It will show the size of product which we selected
-> Product Image pop up size:
It will show the size of product which we selected if we click on that image pop up image will be shown.
-> Product Image List Size:
It will show the size of image that is in a list view.
-> Additional product image size:
It will show the size that if we select an product for that it will show side view and front view that image sizes.
-> Related product image size:
It will show the size of a selected product page below we can see the comparision product that product image size is a related product image size.
-> Compare image size:
It will show the size of image that is in product page there will be a add to compare if we click on it there will be product comparision page the size of the images will be present here image looks different size but overall it will show the comparisions images.
-> Wish list image size:
Here we have add to wish list link click on it we have to loged into there wish list then the images will be displayed.
-> Cart image size:
In this it will show the size of the image that has added to a cart.
Next is FTP in this tab we have some options
-> FTP Host:
It is a FTP host name
-> FTP Port:
It will be our port name
-> FTP Username:
We have to write FTP username.
-> FTP Password:
We have to write FTP password.
-> FTP Root:
The directly your opencart installation is started in normally ‘public_html/’.
-> Enable FTP:
By default it will be No.
In a mail tab we have to follow the instructions of that page. In this mainly used is
-> New order alter mail:
It will send a email to the store owner when a new order is created.
-> New account alert mail:
Send a email to the store owner when a new account is registered.
-> Addition alert E-mails:
Any additional emails you want to receive the alert email, in addition to the main store email(comma separated)
-> Use maxmind fraud detection system:
maxmind is a fraud detections service. If we don’t have license key you can sign up. Once you have obtained a key copy and paste it in to the field.
-> Use SSL:
To use SSL check with your host if a SSL certificate is installed and added the SSL url to the catalog and admin config files.
-> Use shared sessions:
Try to share the session cookie between stores so the cart can be passed between different domains.
A list of web crawler user agents that shared sessions will not be used with use separate lines for each user agent.
-> Use SEO Url’s:
To use SEO url’s apache module mod-rewrite must be installed and you need rename the htaccess.txt to .htaccess.
-> Allowed File Extensions:
Add which file extensions are allowed to be uploaded use a new line for each value.
-> Allowed File Mime Types:
Add which file mime types are allowed to be uploaded use a new line for each value.
-> Maintenance Mode:
We have already seen before sessions.
-> Allow Forgotten Password:
Allow forgotten password to be used for the admin. This will be disable automatically if the system detects a hack attempt.
-> Encryption Key:
It is secret key that will be used to encrypt private information when processing orders.
-> Output Compression Level:
GZIP for more efficent transfer to requesting clients compression level must be between 0-9.
-> Display Errors
-> Log Errors
-> Google Analytics Code:
Login to your google analytics account and after creating tour website profile copy and paste the analytics code in to field.