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  1. @raiwa Rainer I have just tried to install this on the latest and received several errors when installing the headertags module as expected when reading the instructions. I know you normally do not upgrade your addons until a certain release point but thought I would just mention it. Here are the errors. I know you are busy, but if you could just look into one of the errors and point me in the right direction I could probably find the rest. Also noticed that when installing the points payment module the text in the module says Enable Cash On Delivery Module. easy change I know. I also believe that the PayPal page has also had changes made.
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    Advanced Specials

    I have been using this addon for years as it make adding special products so easy. It works fine on my old site but as I am now updating to Phoenix has anyone gor this working on that new a version. I am struggling trying to change al lthe table stuff to something a bit better.
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    QTPro BS

    Are you sure it has not been moved to templates/default/includes/hooks/shop/sitewide which is where many of the hooks are now placed.
  4. On my Frozen store its the same as you are describing. There is no final delete button. If you really want to delete them you may have to go into the database and delete one at a time from there but backup first.
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    how to change Phoenix 1075 CSS?

    I read that as wanting to change the colour of the button. I may have misinterpreted it somehow. Sorry.
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    how to change Phoenix 1075 CSS?

    Also check if your host use any cache that you can clear. If you want to change the colour of every button with the same css class search the button code and see what definition is used. You should see something similar to btn-info. That is the pre set css that controls the colour of that particular button. If you want to change just the background colour try adding something like this to the user.css file That will change the background and border colours of that particular button type. There are lots of other bits that also control that button so look for Then you will probably need to do something similar for all the other button classes and there are a few in bootstrap. If you want to see more about bootstrap have a look here https://getbootstrap.com/docs/4.5/components/alerts/
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    PI Call for Price Button

    Whilst I would not use this on my store it does seem like a good idea which others may use. Why not package the whole thing up as a hook or something and release it as an addon so others can use it.
  8. I get that oscommerce was created over 20 years ago, but more than 5 years ago it was left to die. It was turned into a community project and with the guidance on mainly one coder and a few store owners it was improved. If you want to use the 20 year old version of oscommerce feel free to do so. There are lots of addons that you can find for that version that will do what you want. The hardest part will be finding the older ones that you need, but they will be there. You cant blame Phoenix for your errors and mistakes. As you say you messed up your site twice, that was your doing. You should learn from those mistakes and take regular backups saved to your computer before you make any changes. I learned that many years ago. You would only have had to start from the last backup then to put things right. Easy and common sense. As along time supporter of oscommerce I hate it when people come and bad mouth something that they are doing nothing to change, and many here will feel the same. If you dont like what you are using go find something that will work. You made a decision to use Phoenix. No one forced you to do it. You tried the others and chose Phoenix for what ever reason. Get with the flow and if there is something wrong that you feel should be updated or changed make the suggestion in a civil manner and explain what needs changing, how to change in and supply the changed code. Be proactive. You will earn respect for it, but all I think you want is something for nothing.
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    upgrading php version on v2.3

    You will have to go through any addons or code changes to see if they are available for Phoenix. Most of the more popular addons are already useable, but there are many that are not. Phoenix is still currently morphing into what it wil lend up as, so there is a lot of work involved to stay on top of things once you have updated, but it will be well worth the trouble. If nothing else your new site will be responsive.
  10. Why should it be a standard feature? Just because you want something does not mean that others do. Standard features included in core should be something that nearly everybody wants, not just s few. If lots of people wanted it, someone would have already updated the older modules. Its always been the way on these forums that people have to create the bits of code they want and then release them to others. The core developers have improved the core system massively to allow other developers to create the modules that store owners need. If you need a feature for your store get it coded as I said before. Invest in your store and not expect everything to be for free. Coming here and take take taking all the time, then shouting when something is not as you want will loose you many friends. It probably already has you on several block lists and your posts will not be visible to many. People here give their time to help and code for free in the spare time they have and they will not tolerate abuse or negative comments.
  11. @SafeTBird Have you tried placing this in the Commercial support threads. There may be a developer that will code what you want for you. You can then release it back as an addon for others to use, unless you want someone to do it for you for free. See here https://forums.oscommerce.com/forum/79-commercial-support-inquiries/
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    Continue Shopping

    Dont think it will ever get added into core, but is a requirement of many stores.
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    upgrading php version on v2.3

    There are people that have updated an older version to work on a later version of php. I tried doing it to my current site which is running on an Edge/Frozen hybrid and there were so many errors and warnings on almost every page in both the shop and admin that I left it as it was and started developing a new store using the latest Phoenix. It seemed at the time to be the easiest, but beware that there are lots of addons that are not useable on Phoenix without being updated also.
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    Store Search Bar (BS)

    @milerwan Is there any plans to update this addon to work on the very latest Phoenix I installed it on that version and had many errors showing mainly related to TABLE_CONFIGURATION. I changed all instances of that to 'configuration' but then there are lots of other warning which I have no idea on.
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    Stripe v3 module for SCA

    Just a warning to those users of this module. I had a customer place a fraudulent order the other day. He entered an address in Finland and changed the country to the UK as I only use this module to accept payments from UK based customers. The payment went through fine believe it or not. The order was not sent as the incorrect country was used which used the incorrect shipping option. I spoke to stripe about this and apparently this could happen. They have suggested a few changes to my Stripe account settings which may prevent it from happening again. It looks like the checks returned as "Unavailable" in the payment. This can happen as some banks do not carry out these checks at the time of payment. The checks in Stripe radar will only pick this up if the checks are actually failed when the checks are made. The changes I made were to what checks are actually required. Its in the Settings - Radar - Rules area in your Stripe admin dashboard. The advice from Stripe is to check any payments where the tests are unavailable. They also said that you can block a user from paying for products using Stripe, and any card information in your block list can then used to prevent the same happening to other Stripe users as the data is shared. Like I say, just a warning to be aware..
  16. Has anyone updated this addon to work with the latest Phoenix I have had a try but still get lots of undefined errors. May have to try again.
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    Continue Shopping

    @Jack_mcs Many thanks for this simple button addon. Much needed and very appreciated.
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    Order breakdown in Paypal Standard

    I have never really looked at the time of making a payment, but I have orders that are paid using PayPal standard and once paid all the items show in PayPal, so they must get sent across. The one order I looked at had 22 items in the list. Surely Paypal are only really interested in the total as thats the payment they want.
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    Selling Digital Files How To With Oscommerce

    No hostility but it does annoy when people give the impression that to get support you need to join the Phoenix club. Saying that if you want to support Phoenix, get free code and addons to make your site better, and to move the project forwards then by all means join, it is worth it just for the freebies.
  20. In the code you posted above look for btn-block btn-lg the btn-large btn-block fills the entire width of the element it is in, and btn-large is the button size. Have a look here https://www.w3schools.com/bootstrap4/bootstrap_buttons.asp
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    Selling Digital Files How To With Oscommerce

    You can get support outside of the Phoenix club easily, but it would pay to join if you want. I sell downloads using oscommerce. The hardest part is setting them up as the attributes system is not the best but has missed out on any updates as yet. Once set up its all fully automated and never needs touching again. I have had downloads selling for many years and never touch them at all. There is a very good post here on how to set them up. Just remember that this was written when oscommerce layout was different so you just need to find the correct links and all should be fine as the attributes system has never changed. That should get you going.
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    Moving to another platform

    Good luck in the future with your store. Sometimes a change works wonders for the business.
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    Unit Price / Box Price

    You need to create an attribute of 1. So a single item will show first in the dropdown, then under that have your box/pack quantities. Rather than use boxes use Quantiy but make additional quantities the siee of the boxes.
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    Moving to another platform

    I can fully understand where you are coming from in wanting to host your site elsewhere. There are times that I feel the same. The costs in my time alone to keep updating the current site is probably more expensive than a monthly fee. There is a way to download all the database tables either together or separately in phpmyadmin, which should be in your hosting account. If you have cpanel then its all there. You can export as a CSV file and then open and check the database tables are the same before uploading them to your new system. Failing that there may be people that can easily export your data and transfer it to another codebase.
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    No form to add featured products

    You may be better off posting for help for a specific addon in that addons support thread. Then the addon developer may see it and reply quickly.