Magento »

[4 Mar 2013 | 3 Comments]

This article contains code snippet to get custom options value of all products in any Magento order.
Suppose, there is a product with a custom option dropdown list. You chose one of the option from the dropdown list and purchased that product. The code below fetches product’s custom option value selected in any particular order.
Here is the code:-

Ubuntu »

[25 Feb 2013 | No Comment]

Shortcut Keys are always very useful for any work. There are many built-in shortcut keys in Ubuntu Linux. Moreover, you can add your own shortcut keys according to your needs and desire.
Here is the step-by-step guide to create custom shortcut keys on Ubuntu. I am using the Unity Desktop in Ubuntu. Ubuntu version 12.10. It should work the same with the lower versions of Ubuntu.

Linux, Ubuntu »

[18 Feb 2013 | No Comment]

CHM (Microsoft Compiled HTML Help) is a Microsoft proprietary online help format, that consists of a collection of HTML pages and an index.
CHM files are not recognized by Linux and they cannot be open using any default application.

Linux, Ubuntu »

[11 Feb 2013 | One Comment]

CHM (Microsoft Compiled HTML Help) is a Microsoft proprietary online help format, that consists of a collection of HTML pages and an index.
CHM files are not recognized by Linux and they cannot be open using any default application.

Magento »

[28 Jan 2013 | 2 Comments]

I was working with a custom Magento module. I had to display TinyMCE editor in an admin form field.
I was getting this error when I try to add/edit data from the custom module:-
Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in lib\Varien\Data\Form\Element\Editor.php on line 225

Ubuntu »

[21 Jan 2013 | No Comment]

Here are some ubuntu linux commands to add and remove repository/software sources and applications.
Add application
sudo apt-get install {package-name}

Guest Post, Magento »

[14 Jan 2013 | No Comment]

Getting customers to your eCommerce store and making a purchase is one set of problems. Getting them to make repeated purchases, and maintaining their level of satisfaction with your company is a different set of problems.
Customer support is not easy to get right, as we’ve seen recently with Google’s apparent eCommerce incompetence with its constantly sold out Nexus products and badly malfunctioning shopping interface.

Magento »

[7 Jan 2013 | No Comment]

Here is a quick tip to change the landing or startup page of Magento Admin. I mean to say, when you login to Magento Admin, you land up on Dashboard page. You can change it to any page you like.
For example, you might want to see Orders page (Sales -> Orders) just after you login to Magento admin instead of the Dashboard page.

Linux »

[20 Dec 2012 | No Comment]

Zip is the most common archiving format. It is avialable on all operative systems such as Linux, Windows and Mac. However, it does not offer the best level of compression as compared to tar.gz and tar.bz2.
Tar is very common archiving format in Linux. Tar.gz is better than tar compression. And, tar.bz2 is the the best among all in the level of compression. It also utilizes the least CPU.