Archive for Prestashop tutorials – users

Prestashop Quick Access – fix “Invalid security token”

PrestaShop admin panel has quick menu to your favorites pages, at the right-top of every page of the PrestaShop back-office. The "Quick Access" menu administration page enables you to create customized shortcuts, and make your navigation within the administration area much more comfortable and faster. You can open page in a new web browser tab or in new window. How Adding...

How to install Prestashop module

Install Prestashop module manually using ftp If your module is in archive, you must first extract it by using programs like winace, winzip, winrar, 7zip or others. If you don’t have a FTP program, we recommend total commander, filezilla or other. All Prestashop modules must be in modules directory: prestashop root folder/modules/. The module must have its own directory and have the root file with the same name as directory:...

Prestashop cache – when modification do not see

Some people face problems when they try to update or modify their Prestashops. They update files, install modules, but these actions are not visible in Prestashop. This problem often occurs in new Prestashop version – 1.4, because Prestashop 1.4 uses new cache system, now caching with “Smarty” and “Memcached”. Some information about what is cache: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cache#Web_cache When you modify your Prestashop, you can disable...

How add google banner (Adsense)?

AdSense allows putting a snippet of code on your site that enables Google to place adverts relevant to the keywords on your page. When your customers click on an advert (banner), Google pays you. First you need to generate banner code: www.google.com/adsense/ When you get a banner code you can use the standard Prestashop module “Google AdSense”. Login to admin panel and proceed to the...

Adding a currency in Prestashop

Full process how to add a new currency to your Prestashop: Login to admin panel, Click on the “Payment tab” and then on “Currencies”, Click “Add new” button. Currency: Name of desired currency: euro, dollar, etc. ISO code: Internationally recognized code for currency. More info about ISO codes: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_4217 Symbol: Currency Symbols. More info: http://www.xe.com/symbols.php Conversion rate: Conversion rate from one unit of your shop’s default currency...

Watermark with prestashop

If you wish to add watermark on products’ photos, you just need to install basic Prestashop module – “Watermark”. When you install the module, set the position of the watermark and transparency as well as choose image types for watermark protection. Important: this module supports only *.gif format images. It inserts watermark only on new images. If you want to add watermark on...