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Website Access Manager Quick Start Guide

With Website Access Manager (WAM) you can Password-protect your members-only areas quickly and easily. There are a ton of reasons to create members-only areas of your website. It puts you...

How to Enable Javascript in Your Browser

To enable Javascript in your browser just follow the steps below: Internet Explorer Firefox Chrome Opera Safari Internet...

Absolute vs. Relative Paths/Links

Still today, one of the more tricky and confusing things about HTML is linking to other pages and sites, especially when absolute and relative paths come into play. But worry not! Creating links...

How to add a CSS Menu to Visual Site Designer

Looking for a way to add your new CSS menu created by CoffeeCup Menu Builder to your Visual Site Designer website!? Yes, we know that is why you are here. ;) That being said, simply follow the...

Adjust the layer properties when adding a CSS Menu to Visual Site Designer

This article has moved. Please see HOW TO ADD A CSS MENU TO VISUAL SITE DESIGNER

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...

How Many Computers Can I Install One License Purchase On?

With a single license purchase, you can install the software on up to three computers at one time that are under your sole operation. This allows you to use the software on your home computer,...

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 Create a Sitemap if My Website Is Password-Protected?

If you have enabled password protection for your website, Sitemapper won't be able to scan your site. However, you do have a couple of options: Temporarily disable password protection...

How to Transfer Themes From an Older Version of the HTML Editor to the Latest Version.

Follow these steps to transfer a theme installed into an older version of the HTML Editor to the latest version: Go to  C:\Program Files\CoffeeCup Software\Themes....

Event Details Pop-up Box Does Not Look Correct in Internet Explorer.

If you're using Internet Explorer and the yellow ColorBox that appears when you click one of the dates in your published calendar looks like this: you may not have declared a...

How Do I Know if My Server is Compatible?

To use Website Access Manager, you should be running an Apache or Apache-compatible server (including lighttpd and EhttpD). To determine if your server is compatible with Website Access...

My Events Have a Square Edge in Preview and a Rounded Edge in the Published Calendar.

You may have noticed that when you're working with your calendar in Web Calendar, or when you're checking it out using the Preview function, the events in your calendar have square...

How Do I Turn On Line Numbers by Default?

To turn line numbers on by default in the HTML Editor, go to the Tools Menu > Preferences > Customization Now click on Modify Options Check the box...

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...

I Forgot the E-mail Address I Used to Register My Account

This information is available on your printed receipt, as well as on the e-mail confirmation sent immediately after finalizing your purchase. If you no longer have these receipts available, please...

What Happens if My Shipment is Lost or Stolen?

Please note that CoffeeCup is not responsible for lost or stolen packages through the mail carrier. As a courtesy, reshipment requests made within 30 days of original purchase on lost or stolen...

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...

Which Web Design Programs is Website Access Manager Compatible With?

Because Website Access Manager works by adding and modifying .htaccess files, it is compatible with most any web design program, including Visual Site Designer, HTML Editor, and Shopping Cart...

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...

How Do I Find Out My User Agent?

If you are setting up browser redirection in Website Access Manager, your user agent (put very simply, information about your browser) can come in handy. You can easily find out your user agent...

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...

Chapter 1: Managing The Responsive Grid with Layout Maker

Row & Column Management in the Grid Keeping the content and page elements organized at every possible display width is virtually impossible without the use of a good grid system. Grid based...

Creating an iOS Home Screen Icon

What is an iOS Home Screen Icon? With the Apple iPhone, adding an icon to the Home Screen allows you to access websites quickly without having to open your browser. Instead of a generic Apple...

Using Regular Expressions as CAPTCHA

This may seem hard at first because you are getting into uncharted territory with regular expressions. But once you see the process it really is not that tough. :)  Step 1:  Drag...

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...

How Many Files and Folders Can I Protect at Once?

With Website Access Manager, you can protect as many files or folders as you need.

How Do I Remove Website Access Manager From My Server?

If for whatever reason your .htaccess settings got messed up, the best option might be to just delete them from your server while you figure out the issue. To do this, go to Tools > Remove...

What are the Differences Between Website Access Manager and My Server’s Site Control Panel?

Website Access Manager offers many of the same features available within a site control panel such as Plesk, vDeck, or cPanel. The difference is that Website Access Manager simplifies these...