Drop-down Attributes Stop Working After Installing AIS

 plugins, troubleshoot, zen-cart  Comments Off on Drop-down Attributes Stop Working After Installing AIS
Mar 152015

If your normal drop-down (a.k.a select-type) attributes stop working after installing my Attribute Image Swatch plugin, then your site’s been the victim of an improperly-coded plugin’s installation SQL script.  This issue has been “known” for a couple of years, with swguy posting this in April of 2012. I’ll be updating AIS real-soon-now to pro-actively re-insert […]

Upgrading Your Zen Cart

 hints, plugins, v1.5.4, zen-cart  Comments Off on Upgrading Your Zen Cart
Feb 282015

Now that Zen Cart v1.5.4 has been out for a couple of months, more shop-owners are looking to upgrade their Zen Cart software to that version.  As such, I thought that I’d provide a couple of suggestions and hints to help in that transition. If your current store’s Zen Cart version is pre-v1.5.0, I suggest […]

Zen Cart v1.5.4 Released!

 plugins, v1.5.4, zen-cart  Comments Off on Zen Cart v1.5.4 Released!
Jan 012015

Zen Cart v1.5.4 was released yesterday, primarily containing bugfixes and performance improvements over and above Zen Cart v1.5.3; this version (like v1.5.0) is PCI-compliant. One change of note is the addition of an admin function: zen_record_admin_activity.  This function is now widely used within the various Zen Cart admin modules, especially in the (ever popular) /YOUR_ADMIN/orders.php.  […]