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[25 Apr 2017 | No Comment]

This article shows how you can add new column to customer grid in Magento 1.x admin. In this example, we will be adding a fetching the fax field value from customer’s billing address and showing in the customer grid in Magento admin.
For this, you need to rewrite/override the Adminhtml’s customer_grid block class.

Magento »

[10 Sep 2016 | One Comment]

This article shows, how you can add a new column at the end of the admin grid or after any column of the admin grid in Magento 1.x.
Suppose, you have a custom module and you need to add a column to product grid or order grid, etc. For this, you need to rewrite that particular grid block with your custom module’s block grid class.

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[24 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Magento: How to change logo image from backend admin?]

Here is a quick tip on how to change/update logo image from Magento backend/admin. You don’t need to login to FTP and upload/replace files. You also don’t need to change the code of any file.
Here is the step-by-step guide to change the logo from backend:

Magento »

[2 Jan 2016 | Comments Off on Magento: View more than 200 items in Admin Grid]

By default, Magento allows maximum of 200 items to be viewed at a time in admin grid. Admin grid pagination contains maximum of 200 items in a single page.

Magento »

[7 Dec 2015 | One Comment]

Scenario:
In Magento Admin form, you have two fields. One is a select field and let the other field be a text field. Now, you want to show/hide the text field based upon the option selected in the select field.
Solution:

Magento »

[13 Jul 2015 | Comments Off on Magento: Hide Column from Admin Grid]

Here is a quick tip to hide any column from admin grid in Magento. Hiding columns in admin grid becomes necessary when you want those particular columns in exported csv or xml file but you don’t want to display them in the admin grid.
You can hide columns from admin grid by setting column_css_class and header_css_class as no-display to the column you want to hide in the addColumn function. This will hide your column from the admin grid. However, this column will be present when you export the grid data …

Joomla »

[16 Jul 2014 | Comments Off on Joomla: Admin login problem [Solution]]

Problem:
I moved my Joomla installation from one server to another and now I am unable to login to the admin panel. This case can also happen while moving from one online server to my local machine or moving from local machine to online server.
When I go to the administrator login page: http://example.com/administrator/index.php , I can enter the admin username and password. However, I am not taken to the admin page. I get redirected to the same login page and without any error message. I know that I have entered the …

Magento »

[7 Jan 2013 | Comments Off on Magento: Change Admin Landing / Startup Page]

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.

Magento »

[3 Apr 2012 | Comments Off on Magento Admin CSS, JS & URL problem after website transfer]

Scenario:
I moved a Magento shop from one sever to another. And, I am having the following problems:-
– The CSS and Javascript files are not loading properly in admin section. However, the frontend section is working fine. When I view the source code, I see that the CSS path is not the full skin path URL. There is adminhtml/default/default/reset.css instead of http://example.com/skin/adminhtml/default/default/reset.css.

Wordpress »

[19 Apr 2010 | One Comment]

Scenario:
– I have installed WordPress MU in localhost (local computer).
– I am using Windows XP Operating System.
– I am using WAMP Server.
Problem:

Magento »

[6 Apr 2010 | 7 Comments]

Every time you login to Magento Admin panel, by default you will always encounter a notification popup message. From a developer point of view, this popup message is very much annoying for me. I am sure, you hate it if you need to login many times to admin panel.
Here is a quick and simple way to remove this notification popup message.

Magento »

[16 Mar 2010 | 7 Comments]

I had to override adminhtml controller class (Mage_Adminhtml_System_ConfigController) with my module’s controller class (MyNamespace_MyModule_ConfigController).
It was really tough to find the right solution. I googled, searched in magentocommerce forum and found a lot of solutions. But they didn’t work for me.

Magento »

[7 Jul 2009 | 51 Comments]

Problem:
I had a new installation of magento. But I was unable to login as an administrator. I went to the admin login page, entered correct username and password but was redirected to the same login page. I could not enter the dashboard page. Error message is displayed when I enter wrong username or password. But nothing is displayed and I am redirected to the same login page when I insert correct username and password.
Solution: