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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...

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...

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...

What Exactly Can Shopping Cart Designer Do?

Glad you asked! Shopping Cart Designer Pro is used to create a custom theme for a Shopping Cart Creator store. This could mean making a few tweaks to a preexisting design, or using one of the...

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...

Adding a Search Box to Your Shop

An exclusive feature of the pro versions of Shopping Cart Creator and Shopping Cart Designer is the ability to create an online store with a comprehensive search function. Here are the steps you...

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...

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 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...

Can I Change the Language of the Theme Text in Shopping Cart Designer?

Shopping Cart Designer is purely a design program, so you cannot edit any text in it, period. However, if you have any images, such as buttons, that contain text in another language that you wish...

How Can I Save My Custom Theme on Other Computers?

To save your custom theme so it appears in the Shopping Cart Creator Theme window on another computer, first make a copy of your theme. To do this, go to the location on your computer where...

My Sale/Discount Price Background Image is Cut Off. (Shopping Cart Designer Pro)

To create enough room for your sale/discount price background image, adjust the padding for this element. Here's how: Select Product Properties using one of the following...

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...

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...

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...

Can I Have the Basic and Pro Versions of Shopping Cart Designer Installed at the Same Time?

You sure can! First, install one of the versions of the software normally. Next, run the installer for the other version, and in Step 3, uncheck the box that reads either Do you want to...

What’s Up with All This “Lorem Ipsum Dolor Sit Amet...” Nonsense?

"Lorem Ipsum" is a placeholder text used by publishers to fill the space where regular content will eventually be placed. If you're looking at it and thinking, "This looks...

What are the Differences Between Shopping Cart Designer and Shopping Cart Designer Pro?

Shopping Cart Designer Pro contains several features that are unavailable in Shopping Cart Designer, including: Access to the area around a page element to create a complex design...

What are the “Area Background” Properties, and How Do I Use Them?

You can create a complex design by combining different background properties, which is why we included the "area background" properties (including the central, main content, header,...

How Do I Make My Custom Theme Appear in the New Theme Window?

It's really easy: Just go to File > Save as Theme and enter a name for your theme. That's it! Your theme will now appear in the New Theme window .