Import Customers with Old Customers Password

Reusing the same customer password from an external system after customers are imported into Magento. If you need to move an old customer base to Magento and want to do it seamlessly from a customers perspective – no “Update your password” or any other similar actions required by your customers, then the following is our solution. In order to do this … Continue reading

Adding Custom Customer Attributes

If you you ever have a need to extend the customer profile within magento and add additional attributes to it, here is a good explanation on how to accomplish that. In the example below, we will add hidden attributes which will later be used for importing clients and passwords from another system into Magento. To do this, we need to … Continue reading

Debugging Magento Email Issues

To check if the order confirmation email was sent, a good place to start is to check the order, specifically the information area (beside the order #) to see if the email was sent or not. If the order displays the email as sent and you or your clients are not receiving the email, then the problem is most likely the … Continue reading

Magento Auto Invoice Orders

Sometimes the Magento order process causes more work than a client desires. Imagine you have a client who utilizes their Magento ecommerce store so their customers can make purchases online. Now they also want to process orders on their own with customers from their physical store. If they were to place an order, they would need to also invoice and … Continue reading

Magento Search API

What is the Magento Search API? The Magento Search extension API is a Magento extension that allows Magento Store owners to provide a SOAP Service for other websites/apps to do product search with just a few lines of code and get a list of products from within your magento store. This extension uses the default search functionality so results should … Continue reading