Guest User - Log In

Frequently Asked Questions

How to install a new OpenCart extension in Joomla module postions using jCart?

1. Download your new extension from OpenCart Extensions see the Readme file provided with your new extension.
New third party OpenCart extensions can be installed easily with jCart as like as OpenCart.
2. Install them from jCart Admin Panel Menu: Extensions->Extension Installer
3. If you need to upload files manually for this extension,then upload the files of your new extension to your_joomla_site_path\components\com_jcart folder.
4. Go to jCart Menu Extensions->Extensions->Modules ,find your new installed module then install and enable it.
If you want to display this module as a Joomla! left/right side module then you need to follow the following steps too
5. Go to Joomla menu: Extensions->Manage->Install
6. Install mod_opencart_custom_module.zip file from modules folder(you will get all the modules in your downloaded jCart package Modules\1.5.x or 1.6.x-3.x folder.) using this Joomla menu: Extensions->Manage->Install
Just browse mod_opencart_custom_module.zip module and click "Upload & Install" button from "Upload Package File" section.
7. Now go to Extensions->Modules ,then click on "New" button

8.Select "New Custom Module"

9.Now give your new installed opencart extension's ID
(Here Extension ID is the extension file name.If any extension has multiple instances with same file name then provide module id with dot(.) of the corresponding module instance. You can add "_multple_columns" with extension filename too to display more products in a single row. You can get filename and module id from Admin Left Side Menu->Extensions->Modules. Install your required module from there and configure it and save.
Then go to again edit page of that module and look at the url. You will get the extension file name and module id from there e.g. category, cart, bestseller, special, featured, featured_multiple_columns, featured.28, featured.28_multiple_columns, information, latest, google_talk, affiliate, manufacturer, account, login etc)
and Title and Save it.Extension id is same as extension's file name.

10.Done

Please Wait!

Please wait... it will take a second!

Powered By JooCart
softPHP © 2010-2017