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== Initial Setup and Management ==
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[[Basic_Checklist|Admin Site Setup Checklist]]
  
== Initial Setup & Mgmt ==
 
[[Basic_Checklist|Admin Site Setup CHECKLIST]]
 
  
 
== Troubleshooting ==
 
== Troubleshooting ==
 
[[Admin - Login|Login issues]]
 
[[Admin - Login|Login issues]]
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== Definitions ==
 
== Definitions ==
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[[Glossary|Glossary]]
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[[Definitions#Customer_Referral_First_Discount_Coupon|Customer Referral First Discount Coupon]]
 
[[Definitions#Customer_Referral_First_Discount_Coupon|Customer Referral First Discount Coupon]]
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== How to ==
 
== How to ==
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[[Howto#Activate_Group_Pricing|Activate Group Pricing]]
 
[[Howto#Activate_Group_Pricing|Activate Group Pricing]]
  
== Admin Menu Sections ==
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[[Howto#Change_Home_Page_Display|Change Home Page Display]]
=== Configuration ===
 
  
* [[Admin - Configuration - My Store|My Store]]
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[[Howto#Stop_The_Post_Code_From_Being_Required|Stop The Post Code From Being Required]]
* [[Admin - Configuration - Minimum Values|Minimum Values]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Maximum Values|Maximum Values]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Images|Images]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Customer Details|Customer Details]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Shipping/Packaging|Shipping/Packaging]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Product Listing|Product Listing]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Stock|Stock]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Logging|Logging]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - E-Mail Options|E-Mail Options]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Attribute Settings|Attribute Settings]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - GZip Compression|GZip Compression]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Sessions|Sessions]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Regulations|Regulations]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - GV Coupons|GV Coupons]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Credit Cards|Credit Cards]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Product Info|Product Info]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Layout Settings|Layout Settings]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Website Maintenance|Website Maintenance]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - New Listing|New Listing]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Featured Listing|Featured Listing]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - All Listing|All Listing]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Index Listing|Index Listing]]
 
* [[Admin - Configuration - Define Page Status|Define Page Status]]
 
  
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[[Rename_Your_Admin|Rename Your Admin]]
  
=== Catalog ===
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== Admin Menu Sections ==
 
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=== [[Admin - Configuration|Configuration]] ===
* [[Admin - Catalog - Categories/Products|Categories/Products]]
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{{:Admin - Configuration}}
* [[Admin - Catalog - Product Types|Product Types]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Products Price Manager|Products Price Manager]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Option Name Manager|Option Name Manager]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Option Value Manager|Option Value Manager]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Attributes Controller|Attributes Controller]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Downloads Manager|Downloads Manager]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Option Name Sorter|Option Name Sorter]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Option Value Sorter|Option Value Sorter]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Manufacturers|Manufacturers]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Reviews|Reviews]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Specials|Specials]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Featured Products|Featured Products]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - SaleMaker|SaleMaker]]
 
* [[Admin - Catalog - Products Expected|Products Expected]]
 
 
 
 
 
=== Modules ===
 
 
 
* [[Admin - Modules - Payment|Payment]]
 
* [[Admin - Modules - Shipping|Shipping]]
 
* [[Admin - Modules - Order Total|Order Total]]
 
 
 
 
 
=== Customers ===
 
 
 
* [[Admin - Customers - Customers|Customers]]
 
* [[Admin - Customers - Orders|Orders]]
 
* [[Admin - Customers - Group Pricing|Group Pricing]]
 
* [[Admin - Customers - PayPal IPN|PayPal IPN]]
 
 
 
 
 
=== Locations / Taxes ===
 
 
 
* [[Admin - Locations/Taxes - Countries|Countries]]
 
* [[Admin - Locations/Taxes - Zones|Zones]]
 
* [[Admin - Locations/Taxes - Zones Definitions|Zones Definitions]]
 
* [[Admin - Locations/Taxes - Tax Classes|Tax Classes]]
 
* [[Admin - Locations/Taxes - Tax Rates|Tax Rates]]
 
 
 
 
 
=== Localization ===
 
 
 
* [[Admin - Localization - Currencies|Currencies]]
 
* [[Admin - Localization - Languages|Languages]]
 
* [[Admin - Localization - Orders Status|Orders Status]]
 
  
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=== [[Admin - Catalog|Catalog]] ===
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{{:Admin - Catalog}}
  
=== Reports ===
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=== [[Admin - Modules|Modules]] ===
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{{:Admin - Modules}}
  
* [[Admin - Reports - Products Viewed|Products Viewed]]
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=== [[Admin - Customers|Customers]] ===
* [[Admin - Reports - Products Purchased|Products Purchased]]
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{{:Admin - Customers}}
* [[Admin - Reports - Customer Orders-Total|Customer Orders-Total]]
 
* [[Admin - Reports - Products Low Stock|Products Low Stock]]
 
* [[Admin - Reports - Customers Referral|Customers Referral]]
 
  
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=== [[Admin - Locations/Taxes|Locations / Taxes]] ===
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{{:Admin - Locations/Taxes}}
  
=== Tools ===
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=== [[Admin - Localization|Localization]] ===
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{{:Admin - Localization}}
  
* [[Admin - Tools - Template Selection|Template Selection]]
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=== [[Admin - Reports|Reports]] ===
* [[Admin - Tools - Layout Boxes Controller|Layout Boxes Controller]]
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{{:Admin - Reports}}
* [[Admin - Tools - Banner Manager|Banner Manager]]
 
* [[Admin - Tools - Send Email|Send Email]]
 
* [[Admin - Tools - Newsletter Manager|Newsletter Manager]]
 
* [[Admin - Tools - Server Info|Server Info]]
 
* [[Admin - Tools - Who's Online|Who's Online]]
 
* [[Admin - Tools - Admin Settings|Admin Settings]]
 
* [[Admin - Tools - Email Welcome|Email Welcome]]
 
* [[Admin - Tools - Store Manager|Store Manager]]
 
* [[Developers Tool Kit]]
 
* [[Admin - Tools - Define Pages Editor|Define Pages Editor]]
 
* [[Admin - Tools - Install SQL Patches|Install SQL Patches]]
 
  
=== Gift Certificate/Coupons ===
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=== [[Admin - Tools|Tools]] ===
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{{:Admin - Tools}}
  
* [[Admin - Gift Certificate/Coupons - Coupon Admin|Coupon Admin]]
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=== [[Admin - Gift Certificate/Coupons|Gift Certificate/Coupons]] ===
* [[Admin - Gift Certificate/Coupons - Gift Certificates Queue|Gift Certificates Queue]]
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{{:Admin - Gift Certificate/Coupons}}
* [[Admin - Gift Certificate/Coupons - Mail Gift Certificate|Mail Gift Certificate]]
 
* [[Admin - Gift Certificate/Coupons - Gift Certificates sent|Gift Certificates sent]]
 
  
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=== [[Admin - Extras|Extras]] ===
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{{:Admin - Extras}}
  
=== Extras ===
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[[Category:Administration]]
* [[Admin - Extras - Record Artists|Record Artists]]
 
* [[Admin - Extras - Record Companies|Record Companies]]
 
* [[Admin - Extras - Music Genre|Music Genre]]
 
* [[Admin - Extras - Media Manager|Media Manager]]
 
* [[Admin - Extras - Media Types|Media Types]]
 

Latest revision as of 10:29, 23 June 2010

Initial Setup and Management

Admin Site Setup Checklist


Troubleshooting

Login issues


Definitions

Glossary

Customer Referral First Discount Coupon


How to

Configure Downloadable Products

Activate Group Pricing

Change Home Page Display

Stop The Post Code From Being Required

Rename Your Admin

Admin Menu Sections

Configuration

  • My Store — General information about your site.
  • Minimum Values — Defines minimum values for various options in validation of user input.
  • Maximum Values — Defines maximum values for various items that will appear on each page/in each block.
  • Images — Controls size of images on each page/each type of content.
  • Customer Details — Controls options to include in User Login/Registration and My Account pages.
  • Shipping/Packaging — General shipping information including locations, weight and size limits, etc.
  • Product Listing — Controls appearance of main Product Listing pages.
  • Stock — Control various options regarding stock control.
  • Logging — Controls how events are logged.
  • E-Mail Options — Various email configuration options.
  • Attribute Settings — Controls how product attributes are handled.
  • GZip Compression — Controls compression settings if the information is transmitted to the user's web browser in compressed format.
  • Sessions — Information about user sessions (such as whether they are stored in a file on the server or in a cookie on the browser).
  • Regulations — Provision of terms and conditions for customers.
  • GV Coupons — Various configuration options for the Gift Voucher module.
  • Credit Cards — Determine which credit cards to accept.
  • Product Info — Basic options controlling elements to include on Product Info page.
  • Layout Settings — Controls certain layout options.
  • Website Maintenance — Controls how your store appears to customers when it is down for maintenance.
  • New Listing — How and where certain product listing information for new listings are displayed.
  • Featured Listing — How and where certain product listing information for featured listings are displayed.
  • All Listing — How and where certain product listing information for all listings are displayed.
  • Index Listing — Whether certain items show on main page.
  • Define Page Status — Controls whether define pages editor text is used and whether a link to a certain page is displayed.
  • EZ-Pages Settings — Various options to configure the EZ-Pages; an easy way to add new pages of content.



Catalog


Modules

  • Payment — Install, edit or disable payment processing systems.
  • Shipping — Install, edit or disable shipping methods.
  • Order Total — Install, edit or disable checkout totalizer items.


Customers

Locations / Taxes

  • Countries — Defines every country and ISO-3166 2-letter and 3-letter country code. Also defines the address format for letters sent by postal mail.
  • Zones — Defines subdivisions of countries such as states/provinces or counties for tax or shipping purposes.
  • Zones Definitions — Create a zone for tax purposes.
  • Tax Classes — Used to differentiate between the type of tax calculations that apply to a given product.
  • Tax Rates — Create a specific tax rate for a zone.


Localization

  • Currencies — Add new currencies or edit existing ones.
  • Languages — Add additional language(s) in order to internationalize the output generated by Zen Cart™.
  • Orders Status — Add names of new order status entries, edit existing order status name entries, or delete an order status name entry.


Reports


Tools

  • Template Selection — Assigns a tempate to a language as the default for that language.
  • Layout Boxes Controller — Shows how and where certain side boxes are to be displayed.
  • Banner Manager — Manage various "fortune cookie"-type text banners.
  • Send Email — Compose a plaintext only (non-HTML) email message to be sent to a customer or a certain group of customers.
  • Newsletter Manager — Compose an HTML (with optional plaintext) email message to be sent to a customer or a certain group of customers.
  • Server/Version Info — Information about the web server and PHP running Zen Cart™.
  • Who's Online — View certain information about the users who are currently connected to Zen Cart™.
  • Admin Settings — View certain information about users who have administrator priveleges on Zen Cart™, or to grant administrator priveleges to certain users.
  • Email Welcome — View the welcome message sent by Zen Cart™ when a user first registers for an account.
  • Store Manager — Delete certain information from activity logs if they become too large (prior backup recommended).
  • Developers Tool Kit — Search system files (to make it easier to make customizations).
  • EZ-Pages — Add and remove special EZ-Pages pages which are easier to create or edit than standard PHP or HTML.
  • Define Pages Editor — Edit certain definition pages.
  • Install SQL Patches — Run SQL commands directly.


Gift Certificate/Coupons


Extras

  • Record Artists — View, add, edit and delete recording artists.
  • Record Companies — View, add, edit and delete record companies.
  • Music Genre — View, add, edit and delete music genres.
  • Media Manager — View, add, edit and delete collection names, which may be assigned to products.
  • Media Types — View, add, edit and delete media type names and media types (like MP3, WAV etc.).