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The Lab:Software:CSCart:Product Code Generator for CS-Cart
Last updated at Tue Mar 11 11:11, by Sharron Denice

Product Code Generator (CS-Cart Addon)  ⇑ top

Product Code Generator (CS-Cart Addon) is an addon that generates customized product codes for products listed in the CS-Cart store.

FEATURES  ⇑ top

  • Automatically generate product codes for existing and new products
  • Create product codes based on supplier, category, product name, product ID, random numbers
  • Update settings to manage the number of characters in each product code.
For up-to-date installation and setup notes, visit the FAQ: https://lab.letaprodoit.com/public/wiki/Cscart-pcg:MainPage

GENERAL INSTALLATION NOTES  ⇑ top

  • Download from repository
  • Unzip the zip file in the directory where CS-Cart runs
  • If the zip creates a new directory called `tsp-product-code-generator` you will need to run the install script, else you are done
  • If `tsp-product-code-generator` folder created by zip, Navigate to the folder. Update the $target_loc in the install.php and run its. Command: php install.php
  • Open CS-Cart Administration Control Panel
  • Navigate to Addons -> Manage Addons
  • Find the "The Software People: Product Code Generator" addon and click "Install"
  • After Install, from the Addons listing click on Settings for "The Software People: Product Code Generator"
  • Update the settings based how you wish product codes to be generated.

USING THE MODULE  ⇑ top

  • When creating a product for the first time, leave the product code blank and upon save a new code will be generated based on your settings. Anytime you leave the product code blank when saving a product, upon save a new product code will be generated based on your settings
  • If you wish to change all of the product codes you currently have in the store:
    • Navigate to Addons -> Manage Addons in Admin area, and click Settings.
    • At the top of the list, click on "Bulk Product Code Generator"
    • READ THE INSTRUCTIONS ON SCREEN
  • You can also change a substantial amount of product codes by doing the following:
    • Navigate to Products->Products in Admin area. Select all the products you wish to change codes for.
    • At the bottom of the list, click on "Choose Action->Edit Selection"
    • On the popup, unselect all except product code and click "Modify Selected"
    • Leave all the product codes blank and upon save a new product codes will be generated based on your settings

REPORTING ISSUES  ⇑ top

Thank you for downloading the Product Code Generator for CS-Cart If you find any issues, please report them in the issue tracker on our website: https://lab.letaprodoit.com/public/cscart-pcg

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE  ⇑ top

Copyright 2013 The Software People, LLC

Software is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License; additional terms may apply. See Terms of Use for details.

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