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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   or higher, cURL extensions , and PHP sessions enabled . If...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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 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.  ...

Adding a Tweet Button to Your Page

Have you ever seen those amazing "Tweet" buttons that people have been adding to their website layouts? When added to your page, these Tweet buttons can truly...

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

How to Embed a VSD website into Shopping Cart Creator

(This is assuming you already have a cart and a website created with Visual Site Designer) You can easily embed your Visual Site Designer-generated website into a cart made with Shopping...

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...

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 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 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 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 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...

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...

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...

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...