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How Do I Transfer My Themes to Shopping Cart Creator?

First save your work in Shopping Cart Designer, and then export the theme using one of the following options: Go to File > Export to Shopping Cart Creator Click the...

Adding Flash Elements to Shopping Cart Creator

Follow these step-by-step instructions to add a Flash element created with one of our Flash programs (Web Form Builder, Web Calendar, Web Video Player, etc.) to a product description or custom...

Adding a Google +1 Button to Your Page

Have you seen the cool "Google +1" buttons that people have been adding to their websites? When implemented, this button can truly enhance the layout of your page and...

Is This Software SEO- and Web Standards-Friendly?

Yes. Everything is made with web standards and search engines in mind. Every page created with our software follows W3C markup standards. In addition, with the new Pages tool , you can add...

When I Try to Add a Product to My Cart, Nothing Happens.

This issue is caused when your web server isn't properly configured to handle sessions. Sessions are how PHP remembers things like what a customer puts in their cart, subtotals, totals, and...

What Does the Globe Icon Do?

Selecting the globe icon in a product or category marks it as hidden. This means it won't be published when you upload your shop, or if the product or category has already been published,...

Adding a Facebook Like Button to Your Page

Have you ever wondered how people add those awesome Facebook "Like" buttons to their website layouts?   (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...

Is CoffeeCup Software Compatible With Windows 64-Bit?

The short answer is: yes, 99.9% of the time.  The long answer is this: All of our software is designed to work on Windows 8, 7, XP, and Vista 32-bit and 64-bit systems. However, we...

What are the Server Requirements to Use This Software?

To use Shopping Cart Creator (Basic or Pro) on your Windows (IIS/7.5) or Linux server, you must have PHP 4.4.7   or higher, cURL extensions , and PHP sessions enabled . If...

Can I Use Shopping Cart Creator on an Existing Website?

Shopping Cart Creator generates all the files you need to run your online shop, which means it can be used as a standalone website. Additionally, the Pages Tool gives you the option to add up to...

I Get an Error When I Try to Open the Help File.

If you get an error message when trying to open the PDF Help file, it is probably because you don't have a PDF reader installed on your computer. Here's a list of free PDF readers you can...

When I Published My Shop, it Overwrote My index.html Page!

Shopping Cart Creator saves its shops with the filename index.php . This won’t present a problem if your shop has its own unique domain name, such as shop.mydomain.com , but it may be...

When I Check Out Using PayPal, I Get an Error.

When I click Checkout using the PayPal payment option in my online shop, I receive this error message: PayPal has returned an error! Ack: Failure Correlation ID: 81f242f06f3ec...

What is the Maximum Price I Can Charge for Something?

There is a maximum price limit of 999,999.99 for any currencies. Also keep in mind that PayPal has an $8,000 limit on transactions, so make sure your items are priced at no more than $8,000 if...

Which Merchant Accounts Do You Support?

At this time, Shopping Cart Creator supports PayPal  (Website Standard and Express). We chose to support this option in particular because of its reliability. With more then 164 million user...

Can Shopping Cart Creator Manage My Inventory?

Shopping Cart Creator puts complete control over inventory in the hands of the store owner. This gives you the responsibility for keeping track of the number of your available products. If your...

How Do You Configure Shipping Within the Software?

CoffeeCup Shopping Cart Creator gives you control over all the elements of your online store. This includes all aspects of shipping, including setting a description and price. At this...

How Do I Add a Logo to My Shop in Shopping Cart Designer Pro?

To add a logo to your theme using Shopping Cart Designer Pro, select Header Properties , go to the Background tab , and use the options available under the Shop Logo area to select and...

I Am Unable to Update the Quantity of Products in My Cart.

When I am at the checkout page for my shop, I see the quantity is set to 1 for a product that I just added to my cart. When I try to change the value to another number and click update...

How Do I Manage Orders and Payments?

Shopping Cart Creator is not used to manage orders and payments. These aspects are handled through PayPal  for Shopping Cart Creator Basic and PayPal, Authorize.Net , Google Checkout ,...

How to make Shopping Cart Creator Work with PHP 5.x

At this time, Shopping Cart Creator has not been updated to support PHP 5. However, with just a small change to one of the included PHP files, you can make the shop function correctly. Here is...

What Does the Star Icon Do?

The star icon flags the selected product by placing a star next to it. Flagged products are automatically moved to the front page of your online shop.

When I Check Out Using Google Checkout, I Get an Error.

Possible Error #1: When I click Checkout using the Google Checkout payment option, I receive this error message: Google Checkout has returned an error! Ack: error Message:...

I Receive a PHP Error When I Try to Check Out in My Cart.

When selecting a payment type in my web shop, I receive the following error message: Warning: array_search(): Wrong datatype for second argument in...

What is the Difference Between a Product and a Category?

A product is an item that you sell in your online shop. Each product belongs to a Category . A category is a group used to organize your products. For example, you can set up a category...

How Do I Install Shopping Cart Creator?

If you are installing the registered version of the software, it is highly recommended that you uninstall the trial version before installing the registered version, and then restart your...

Can I Edit a Theme in Shopping Cart Creator?

You cannot edit themes from inside Shopping Cart Creator, but you can with Shopping Cart Designer Pro . These equally intuitive applications allow you to modify your shop theme with such options...

How Do I Add Custom Dictionaries to Shopping Cart Creator?

To import other language dictionaries into Shopping Cart Creator 3.6 or higher for spell checking needs, first download the .zip file for the language you want to add from the list below. Next,...

What are the Limitations of the Trial Version of Shopping Cart Creator?

The trial version of Shopping Cart Creator has the same functionality as the registered version with two exceptions: You cannot remove the "Shopping Cart Software by CoffeeCup Software"...