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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...

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...

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...

Internet Explorer Issues with Putting Your Shopping Cart in an Iframe.

We just want to start this article by saying that we do not recommend using Shopping Cart Creator with iframes. It's not exactly the best design practice, and you can achieve much better...

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...

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...

Publishing a Shop to S-Drive with Shopping Cart Creator Basic and Pro

Using S-Drive with Shopping Cart Creator and Shopping Cart Creator Pro makes publishing your shop easier than ever before. You've still got the one-click publishing you've grown to love,...

Setting Up an S-Drive Account in Shopping Cart Creator Basic and Pro

CoffeeCup S-Drive is an intuitive solution for all your online storage needs — from file storage and sharing to websites, and so much more. Don’t have an S-Drive account? No sweat...

Shopping Cart Creator Help Manual Errata

At this time, there are no known errata for the Shopping Cart Creator Help manual. It's picture-perfect ;) If you've found something that needs to be changed, or if you just have suggestions...

Understanding Stats in the S-Drive Dashboard

Knowledge is power. S-Drive's statistics tools will show you how many people are visiting your Stream and where they came from At a glance, you can see information that can help you make your...

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"...

What are the Limitations of the Trial Version of Shopping Cart Designer Pro?

The trial version of Shopping Cart Designer Pro has the same functionality as the registered version, with a few exceptions: You cannot remove the "Shopping Cart Designer...

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

The trial version of Shopping Cart Designer has the same functionality as the registered version, with a few exceptions: You cannot remove the "Shopping Cart Designer Software...

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...

What Currencies Do You Support?

The following is a list of currencies supported by each merchant. This information could change at any time, so for the most complete, up-to-date list, visit each merchant's website.  ...

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,...

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.

What Happens to My Custom Themes when the Trial Version of Shopping Cart Designer Expires?

When the trial version of Shopping Cart Designer expires, you will no longer be able to open any of the custom themes you created or apply them to a store in Shopping Cart Creator. However, if...

What HTML Tags Can I Use in the Long Description?

Most HTML tags can be used in the long description. Just be careful when adding scripts, as they could conflict with the cart itself. If you run into a problem, simply remove the scripts and/or...

What is a Merchant Account?

Plastic, Not Paper If you own or run a business — especially an online business — you know that it's imperative that you be able to accept credit cards. To do this,...

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...

What is the Difference Between Shopping Cart Creator and Shopping Cart Designer?

Shopping Cart Creator (Pro and Basic) and Shopping Cart Designer Pro are two different programs with two different sets of functions. They cannot be used interchangeably. If you want to have an...

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...

What's the Difference Between PayPal Express Checkout and Website Payments Standard?

If you use PayPal Express Checkout , when your customers check out, they will be directed to a page that requires them to log into their PayPal account or create a new one. Therefore, this is...

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:...

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...

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 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...

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...