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How To Use OpenCart to Sell Digital Goods i.e. Downloads of Files

How To Use OpenCart to Sell Digital Goods i.e. Downloads of Files

On top of physical goods, OpenCart does support digital goods as well, and these will be provided for download after the customer makes payment. Downloads can be digital goods of any type: mp3 files, video files, PDFs, and so on. After their orders have reached the “Complete” status, customers can download their products from their [...]

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How To Move OpenCart Folder (Change OpenCart’s Installed Location)

How To Move OpenCart (Change OpenCart's Installed Location)

Let’s assume that you’ve installed OpenCart at http://www.YourDomain.com/Shop/ and you want to move it to http://www.YourDomain.com/ now. To make this change and move OpenCart from folder to folder, you’ll need to edit the following two files: http://www.domain/Shop/config.php and http://www.domain/Shop/admin/config.php You’ll find many lines in the two files that look like this: define(‘HTTP_SERVER’, ‘http://www.YourDomain.com/shop/’); Simply change [...]

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How To Secure Your OpenCart Website (Improve OpenCart Security)

OpenCart is not inherently secure, and the fact that it is open-source (with everyone being able to know it’s internal code and file/folder structure) makes it even more susceptible to attacks. Here are several methods to teach you how to secure your OpenCart website. Essential Steps To Do After Installation Immediately delete the /install/ directory [...]

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How To Solve SEO URLs Not Working in OpenCart

If you’re facing a problem with SEO friendly URLs in OpenCart (experienced with version 1.4.9.1), where all your site’s category or product links redirect you back to your home page, then here’s a solution that may solve your problem. Step 1: Enable SEO URLs in OpenCart Go to System » Server » Use SEO URL’s [...]

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