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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...

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   , cURL extensions , and PHP sessions enabled . If you are...

Do Customers Need to Register With PayPal to Make a Purchase?

Regardless of whether you are using PayPal Express Checkout or Website Payments Standard, your customers do not need to register with PayPal before they make a purchase. Website Payments...

Add Form Builder to Shopping Cart Creator for custom user information.

Have a form and want to add it to Shopping Cart Creator, no problem, we're here to help. Please note that the form will not submit with your cart, it will be a separate entity, so you may...

How Do I Configure PayPal Website Payments Standard for Use With Shopping Cart Creator?

If you use PayPal Website Payments Standard, when your customers check out, they will be directed to a page that allows them to log into their PayPal account or pay by credit card without...

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 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...

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...

How Do I Install Theme Packs?

Shopping Cart Creator themes are now grouped by dimensions. We currently offer themes in either 800px width or 1024px width. The following step-by-step instructions will show you how to install...

Advanced Tax Configuration Methods

Note : This article is for illustrative purposes only. Although we have attempted to present this information as accurately as possible, it is your responsibility to verify these rates and...

How Do I Configure PayPal Express Checkout for Use With Shopping Cart Creator?

To use PayPal Express Checkout, you will need to sign up for a PayPal business account and provide an API username and password, as well as a signature. Here’s how to obtain this...

General Shop Settings in Shopping Cart Creator Basic and Pro

Here's some in-depth information related to the General Shop Settings section in Shopping Cart Creator and Shopping Cart Creator Pro. In this section you will configure some of your...

Configuring Taxes.

The tax options in Shopping Cart Creator 3.5 and higher allow you to set up specific taxes for your location and any locations you would like to ship to. This article will show you how to use all...

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...

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,...

Can Shopping Cart Creator Handle Downloadable Products?

Shopping Cart Creator is equipped to handle downloadable products in the same way it handles physical products. This gives you, the shop owner, the most control over your inventory. Please note...

How Do I Disable Checkout So I Can Work on My Shop?

To take your shopping cart offline, open your shop in Shopping Cart Creator, click the Payment button in the Toolbar , and uncheck the box enabling whichever payment provider(s) you are...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

Enabling Shops with the S-Drive Dashboard

S-Drive Shops brings you a wealth of information about your customers and their purchasing habits to help you make better decisions as a shopkeeper — which is exactly why we've...

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...

How Do I Move My Cart to Another Computer?

If you work on your shop on multiple systems, you will need to copy the data to each computer you work on. To do this, open your existing shop and go to File > Save Shop As . Create a new...

Do I Need Shopping Cart Designer Pro if I Own Shopping Cart Creator Pro?

If you want to enable and customize all the extra store features available in Shopping Cart Creator Pro, then you'll need to use Shopping Cart Designer Pro. These features include:...

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 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...

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...

How Many Products and Categories Can I Add to My Shop?

You can add a combined total of 300 categories/subcategories and 3000 products to your shop.

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...