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How Do I Configure Google Checkout for Use With Shopping Cart Creator Pro?

Follow these steps to configure your Google Checkout account for use with CoffeeCup Shopping Cart Creator Pro: Create an account with Google Checkout. Make sure you’re...

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...

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...

Chapter 11: Shopping Cart Creator Pro Frequently Asked Questions

Features, Tools, and Funcionality What Are the System Requirements Necessary to Run Shopping Cart Creator Pro? To run the software efficiently, your computer and server systems should meet...

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,...

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:...

Can I Remove the Link to CoffeeCup Software in the Footer?

All themes created in the trial version of Shopping Cart Designer Pro are hard-coded with a link to CoffeeCup Software in the footer. This link can be removed by purchasing the Pro version of the...

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.

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...

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 to Manage Inventory.

Shopping Cart Creator Pro gives you the option to view your pending and complete transactions on a secure webpage on your server. (Just FYI, this feature will only work on a Linux server that...

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...

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:...

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...

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...

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...

My Store Header Disappears When I Remove the Logo and Shop Name.

If you remove the logo and shop name from the header in certain Shopping Cart Creator themes, the header will disappear. This is because there isn't any data in the header. To fix this, use...

Understanding Inventory Tracking in Shopping Cart Creator Pro

Inventory tracking is a powerful function that allows you to keep track of your inventory and automatically displays a “sold out” message to your visitor when the last of an item...

Shopping Cart Creator Pro Help Manual Errata

Pgs. 13, 14, and 36 References the e-mail tracking module, which has been removed. Corrected 09/24/2010. Pg. 14 Instructions for configuring inventory tracking changed. For...

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...

Transferring Your Work to Shopping Cart Creator Pro.

Follow these steps to transfer the files you created in the basic version of Shopping Cart Creator to Shopping Cart Creator Pro.  Option #1 If you haven't customized a...

How Do I Locate Full Order Details When Using Authorize.Net?

The API Shopping Cart Creator Pro uses with Authorize.Net only allows a small number of characters to be sent over e-mail with the order details. However, this information can be found online in...

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...

How Do I Configure Authorize.Net for Use With Shopping Cart Creator Pro?

Follow these steps to configure your Authorize.Net account for use with CoffeeCup Shopping Cart Creator Pro: Create an account with Authorize.Net. ( Click here more information about...

Using the Product Grid Tab

The Product Grid tab lays out all the data about your products in one convenient place. It comes in handy when you want to make quick edits to a lot of products at once. To open  Product...

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 ,...

When Trying to Publish My Shop I Receive the Error "Failed While Saving Products"

If you are trying to export or publish your shop and you receive an error message that says, "Failed while saving products," the likely cause is a security setting in your anti-virus...

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...

Chapter 2: Creating a Basic Shop

In this tutorial, we’re going to design a shop with two categories, each with one product. This example is going to create product descriptions for CoffeeCup merchandise, but you can use the...

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...