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[28 Mar 2016 | One Comment]

This article shows how we can check if a module is installed / enabled or active in Magento 2.
Both Dependency Injection and Object Manager ways are shown below.
Using Dependency Injection (DI)

Magento, Magento 2 »

[24 Mar 2016 | No Comment]

In Magento 1.x, you could call/print any module’s template block in any other template (phtml) file with the following code:

Magento, Magento 2 »

[21 Mar 2016 | One Comment]

In Magento 1.x, you could call/print the CMS Static Block in template file with the following code:

Magento, Magento 2 »

[4 Mar 2016 | 4 Comments]

This article shows how we can get parent category, children categories and total number of products in a category in Magento 2.
Below is a block class of my custom module (Chapagain_HelloWorld). I have injected object of \Magento\Catalog\Model\CategoryFactory class in the constructor of my module’s block class.

Magento, Magento 2 »

[1 Mar 2016 | 5 Comments]

This article shows how we can get all products of a particular category in Magento 2.
Both Dependency Injection and Object Manager way of coding is shown below.
Using Dependency Injection (DI)

Magento, Magento 2 »

[28 Feb 2016 | 3 Comments]

This article shows how we can get product collection in Magento 2.
Using Dependency Injection (DI)
Below is a block class of my custom module (Chapagain_HelloWorld). I have injected object of \Magento\Catalog\Model\ResourceModel\Product\CollectionFactory class in the constructor of my module’s block class.

Magento, Magento 2 »

[26 Feb 2016 | 2 Comments]

This article shows how we can get related product, upsell product and crosssell products in Magento 2.
Below is a block class of my custom module (Chapagain_HelloWorld). I have injected object of \Magento\Framework\Registry class in the constructor of my module’s block class.

Magento, Magento 2 »

[19 Feb 2016 | One Comment]

This article shows how to create and destroy different types (Checkout, Customer, Catalog) of sessions in Magento 2.
As you can see below, there are different types of session classes present in Magento 2.

Magento, Magento 2 »

[17 Feb 2016 | No Comment]

This article shows how we can get current and base URL in Magento 2.
Both Dependency Injection and Object Manager ways of coding are given below.
Using Dependency Injection (DI)

Magento, Magento 2 »

[12 Feb 2016 | 4 Comments]

This article shows how we can get current category and current product data in Magento 2.
Below is a block class of my custom module (Chapagain_HelloWorld). I have injected object of \Magento\Framework\Registry class in the constructor of my module’s block class.
app/code/Chapagain/HelloWorld/Block/HelloWorld.php

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[4 Feb 2016 | One Comment]

In Magento 1, you could simply write your own custom log with the following code:

and it would be saved at MAGENTO_ROOT/var/log/your_log_file.log