Reviews page

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The Reviews page is explained here.



Configuration options

This table below shows most of the configuration options including language text for the Reviews page. It is based on a ZenCart version 1.3.0. Before editing files copy the original file (if not done before) to YOUR_TEMPLATE directory.

Copy image and button files

  • from includes\templates\template_default\images\..... to includes\templates\YOUR_TEMPLATE\images\.....
  • from includes\templates\template_default\buttons\..... to includes\templates\YOUR_TEMPLATE\buttons\.....

Copy language files

  • from includes\language\..... to includes\language\YOUR_TEMPLATE\.....
  • from includes\language\english\..... to includes\language\english\YOUR_TEMPLATE\.....

See also Customisation - Templates


Name Default value How to change
PREV_NEXT_BAR_LOCATION 3 Change this in ADMIN
Configuration --> Product Listing --> Prev/Next Split Page Navigation (1-top, 2-bottom, 3-both).

Sets the location of the Prev/Next Split Page Navigation
TEXT_DISPLAY_NUMBER_OF_REVIEWS 'Displaying %d to %d (of %d reviews)' Edit language file english.php near line 265 in the directory includes\languages\YOUR_TEMPLATE
TEXT_RESULT_PAGE Edit language file english.php near line 262 in the directory includes\languages\YOUR_TEMPLATE
MAX_DISPLAY_PAGE_LINKS 5 Change this in ADMIN
Configuration --> Maximum Values --> Prev/Next Navigation Page Links.

Number of 'number' links use for page-sets
SMALL_IMAGE_WIDTH 100 Change this in ADMIN
Configuration --> Images --> Small Image Width.

The pixel width of small images
SMALL_IMAGE_HEIGHT 80 Change this in ADMIN
Configuration --> Images --> Small Image Height.

The pixel height of small images
BUTTON_IMAGE_READ_REVIEWS File:Button read reviews.gif Edit button image file 'button_read_reviews.gif' in the directory includes\templates\YOUR_TEMPLATE\buttons\english\ with a graphic tool
BUTTON_READ_REVIEWS_ALT 'Read the Review' Edit button names file button_names.php near line 100 in the directory includes\languages\english\YOUR_TEMPLATE.
Note: This text will be visible when your hover over this button.
BUTTON_IMAGE_GOTO_PROD_DETAILS File:Button goto prod details.gif Edit button image file 'button_goto_prod_details.gif' in the directory includes\templates\YOUR_TEMPLATE\buttons\english\ with a graphic tool
BUTTON_GOTO_PROD_DETAILS_ALT 'Go To This Product'\s Detailed Information' Edit button names file button_names.php near line 101 in the directory includes\languages\english\YOUR_TEMPLATE.
Note: This text will be visible when your hover over this button.
TEXT_OF_5_STARS Edit language file reviews.php near line 11 in the directory includes\languages\english\YOUR_TEMPLATE
TEXT_REVIEW_DATE_ADDED 'Date Added: %s' Edit language file english.php near line 295 in the directory includes\languages\YOUR_TEMPLATE
TEXT_REVIEW_BY 'by %s' Edit language file english.php near line 292 in the directory includes\languages\YOUR_TEMPLATE
TEXT_NO_REVIEWS 'There are currently no product reviews.' Edit language file english.php near line 296 in the directory includes\languages\YOUR_TEMPLATE
MAX_DISPLAY_NEW_REVIEWS 6 Change this in ADMIN
Configuration --> Maximum Values --> New Product Reviews Per Page.

Number of new reviews to display on each page
NAVBAR_TITLE 'Reviews' Edit language file reviews.php near line 10 in the directory includes\languages\english\YOUR_TEMPLATE

NOTE: This table is made by looking for used defines in the following files:

  • includes\modules\pages\reviews\header_php.php
  • includes\templates\template_default\templates\tpl_reviews_default.php

Defines (configuration options) are defined in:

  • configuration table in the database
  • includes\languages\english.php
  • includes\languages\english\button_names.php
  • includes\languages\english\reviews.php

Product type configuration option are ignored Shipping, payment and Order Total module configuration option are also ignored