Archive for Prestashop tutorials – users

How to set send email from Prestashop using SMTP (gmail)?

Follow these simple steps: Login to admin panel, Click on “ Preferences” and then on “Email” tab, Select “Set my own SMTP parameters”. “For advanced users ONLY” radio button, SMTP server: your SMPT server, if using Gmail insert – “smtp.gmail.com”, SMTP user: your email address, e.g. my_prestashop_email@gmail.com, SMTP password: email password, Encryption: Gmail uses “TLS”, Port: Gmail uses “465”, Click on button “save”, If you wish to test – add...

How to add new (change) footer links?

Follow these simple steps: Login to admin panel, Click on “Tools” and then on “CMS”, Click on “Add new” button, Insert page information, parameters and save page, Click on “Modules” tab, Prestashop 1.3.x (and lower version) : go to “Blocks“ tab, click on „Footer links block“ Prestashop 1.4.x: go to “Front Office Features” tab, click on “CMS block”, Select new page ant press “Update” (Prestashop 1.4.x – “Save”) button. Prestashop 1.4x “CMS...

How to change default image size?

How to insert new size: Login to admin panel, Click on the “Preferences“ and on the “Image” tab, Click “Add new” button, Insert resized image name and parameters, select categories, Click “save” button. How to edit: Click on “Edit” button, Set new parameters, Save new parameters, Go to bottom page, Create new image size – click on button “Regenerate thumbnails“. ...

How to run search-friendly URL in Prestashop?

Follow these simple steps: Go to Prestashop admin panel and click on the “Preferences” tab, Then scroll down to “Friendly URL” and click on “Enable”, then “Save”, Create a .htaccess blank file in prestashop root DIR, Provide required permissions (CHMOD 666 on Unix system, in Windows OS it is generally not required), Click on the “Generate .htaccess file” button, Go to front-end and refresh the page. Download...