Admin - Configuration - My Store

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Admin - Configuration Menu Items: My Store · Minimum Values · Maximum Values · Images · Customer Details · Shipping/Packaging · Product Listing · Stock · Logging · E-Mail Options · Attribute Settings · GZip Compression · Sessions · Regulations · GV Coupons · Credit Cards · Product Info · Layout Settings · Website Maintenance · New Listing · Featured Listing · All Listing · Index Listing · Define Page Status · EZ-Pages Settings


Description

General information about your store.


Options

Store Name

The name of your store. Displayed on applicable store pages and emails.
Default: Set during installation.


Store Owner

The store owner's name. This value will be in the from field of any email that is sent from the site, such as the one that is sent to the customer after purchasing. Displayed on applicable store pages and emails.
Default: Set during installation.


Country

The country from which the store is based.
Default: Set during installation.


Zone

The zone from which the store is based. Tax and shipping calculations are based on this value. Displayed on applicable store pages and emails. Value may be used for shipping criteria (see Admin - Modules - Shipping).
Default: Set during installation.


Expected Sort Order

The sort order used in the Expected Products center box. Can be set to either asc (ascending) or desc (descending).
Default: desc


Expected Sort Field

The column the Expected Products center box is sorted by. Can be set to either products_name or date_expected.
Default: date_expected


Switch To Default Language Currency

Automatically switch to the language's currency when it is switched. Can be set to true or false.
Default: false


Language Selector

Should the default language be based on the store preferences, or the customer's browser settings? Can be set to Default or Browser.
Default: Default


Display Cart After Adding Product

If set to true the customer will be taken to the Shopping Cart page immediately after adding a product to their cart. If set to false the customer will stay on the same page that they are adding the product to the cart from and only the Shopping Cart box will change. Can be set to true or false.
Default: true


Default Search Operator

Default method of the store search. Can be set to either and or or.
Default: and


Store Address and Phone

This is the store name, address and phone number used on printable documents and displayed online (used by the Money Order payment module, as an example, to direct the customer as to where to send their payment).
Default: Set during installation.


Show Category Counts

Show the number or products in each category and child subcategories beside the category name in the Categories box. Can be set to true or false. See also Category name/counter separator.
Default: true


Tax Decimal Places

Pad the tax amount this amount of decimal places. For example, if the amount of tax was $3 and tax decimal places was set to 2, it would display as $3.00.
Default: 0


Display Prices with Tax

Display product prices with tax included or without tax included. Can be set to true or false.
Default: false


Display Prices with Tax in Admin

Display product prices with tax included or without tax included in the Admin section. Can be set to true or false.
Default: false


Basis of Product Tax

On what basis is product tax calculated?
Options are:
  • Delivery - Based on customer's address.
  • Pickup - Pickup in house.
  • Dine-in - Dine-in at the restaurant.
Default: Shipping

Basis of Shipping Tax

On what basis is shipping tax calculated?
Options are:
  • Delivery - Based on customer's address.
  • Pickup - Pickup at the restaurant.
  • Dine-in - Dine-in at the restaurant.
Default: Shipping

Sales Tax Display Status

Always show sales tax, even when amount is 0. Can be set to 0 (off) or 1 (on).
Default: 0


Store Status

Status of the store.
Options are:
  • 0 - Normal Store
  • 1 - Showcase no prices
  • 2 - Showcase with prices
Default: 0


Admin Session Time Out in Seconds

Number of seconds that the Admin session will last without activity in the Admin before it expires.
Default: 3600


Admin Set max_execution_time for processes

Number of seconds the max_execution_time of processes should be.
Default: 60


Show if version update available

Automatically check to see if a new version of Zen Cart™ is available when entering Admin for the first time of each session. Can be set to true or false.
Default: true


Server Uptime

Display the server uptime on the Server Info page. Can be set to true or false. In limited cases, setting this to false may eliminate a timeout problem while drawing the server info page contents, however, the need is rare.
Default: true


Missing Page Check

Controls whether a page not found error is redirected to the index page, doesn't check for missing pages or shows a custom page not found error page. If such errors are redirected to the index page, the content of this page can be controlled independently of the normal index page using the Errors and Missing Products Page section of Admin - Configuration - Index Listing. Can be set to On, Off or Page Not Found.
Default: On


cURL Proxy Status

Does your host require that you use a proxy for cURL communication? Can be set to True or False.
Default: False


cURL Proxy Address

If you have GoDaddy hosting or other hosting services that require use of a proxy to talk to external sites via cURL, enter their proxy address here.
format: address:port
ie: for GoDaddy, enter: 64.202.165.130:3128
Default:


HTML Editor

HTML/Rich-Text editor used for composing admin-related emails, newsletters, and product descriptions. Can be set to NONE or HTMLAREA.
Default: NONE


Enable phpBB linkage?

Should Zen Cart™ synchronize new account information to your already-installed phpBB forum? Can be set to true or false.
Default: Set during installation.


Show Category Counts - Admin

When you are viewing the category list in Admin, you can either see the product count for the categories or not. Can be set to true or false. Having it off may dramatically reduce the time it takes for the page to load, depending on the number of categories you have.
Default: true