SM Deal

This guide will help you install SM Deal step by step. When you buy the module the first time, you will have the latest version.

 

1REQUIREMENT – Back to top

At the basic level, this module will require the following conditions:

  • Compatible with Magento 1.9.x (require: php 5.4 and Memory_limit no less than 256Mb)

2INSTALLATION – Back to top

Extension Installation

There are two ways to install extension:

  • Step 1: Download and unzip extension contents on your computer and navigate inside the extracted folder.
  • Step 2: Upload folders skin and app from our download package to your Web server’s document root (from here on, referenced as {docroot}). You should see a directory layout like this:

    {docroot} /magento/

    app/
    index.php
    js/
    lib/
    LICENSE.txt
    media/
    pear/
    skin/
    var/
  • Step 3: Log into your Admin Panel on the stage localhost: http://localhost/magento/index.php/admin/.

OR you also install the steps as following:

Step 1: In the Administrator page, Navigate to System >> Magento Connect >> Magento Connect Management

Step 2: Click Browse and Upload package file

Important Note:

  • After installing extension, you should logout first and then login Admin Panel to ensure all functions work normally.
  • You should disable all caches in cache management in the installation and configuration process.

3EXTENSION CONFIGURATION – Back to top

Module Configuration

Notes: We used the images of module’s installation on Magento 1.9.x to illustrate

In the Administrator Page, navigate to System -> Configuration and find SM Deal (in the left of column) to configure.
The parameters are divided into the following groups:

  • General Settings
  • Source Options
  • Product Options
  • Advanced Options

Let’s look at the parameters in detail:

General Settings

  • Enable/Disable – Choose to publish/unpublished the module parameter.
  • Title of Module – Fill in the Title of Module.
  • Link target – Target to open links:
    • New window – Open the link in the new window/tab
    • Same window – Open the link in the same window/tab
    • Popup window – Open links in new pop-up window
  • # Column – Set # column for devices:
    • For devices have screen width from 1200px up to greater.
    • For devices have screen width from 768px up to 1199px.
    • For devices have screen width from 480px up to 767px.
    • For devices have screen width less than or equal 479px.

Source Options

  • Product Source – Allow to select product source: from “Catalog” Or “Product IDs” .
  • Select Category – Allow to select one or more categories.
  • Child Category Products: Include or Exclude Products from Child Categories.
  • Category Depth: Allow to select the number of child category levels to return.
  • Featured Products: Allow to Show/Hide/Only Featured Products
  • Product Field to Order By: Set Product Field to Order By
  • Ordering Direction: Allow to order ascending/descending direction
  • Product Limitation: Allow to set product limitation. The default value here is 8 products

Product Options


Product Image

  • Display – Allow to display image of product OR not.
  • Image Width – Set image width.
  • Image Height – Set image height

Product Title

  • Display – Allow to display title of product OR not.
  • Max Length – The limited number of characters on product title.

Product Description

  • Display – Allow to display description of product OR not.
  • Max Length – The limited number of characters on product description.

Others

  • Display Price – Allow to display price OR not.
  • Display Reviews Summary – Allow to display reviews summary OR not.
  • Display Add To Cart – Allow to display Add To Cart OR not
  • Display Add Wishlist – Allow to display Wishlist OR not.
  • Display Add Compare – Allow to display Add Compare OR not
  • Display Readmore Link – Allow to display Readmore link not.
  • Readmore Text – Allow to input name of Readmore text. For example: Details

Advanced Options

  • Pre-text – The content to show at the top of module
  • Post-text – The content to show at the end of module

4PAGE CONFIGURATION – Back to top

To display this module on front page, go to CMS >> Pages.


Create a new page in Page Management section.

Copy and paste the following code into the Content field:

5 PRODUCT DISPLAY – Back to top

To display products of this module on front page, please following these steps

  • Step 1: In the Administrator page, Please navigate to Catalog >> Manage Products.
  • Step 2: Choose your product that you want it appear to your SM Deal on the Magento site.

  • Step 3: You will have to change the deal price and set the time period for the deal product.

6SUPPORT – Back to top

Thank you so much for purchasing this module. If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this help file, please send us via: Support Tickets System

Thanks so much!

  • Maria Alice Guedes

    We have an ecommerce hosted in Magemojo, and when migrating, we had problems with SM Deal. Products that were in this section are gone and we can not replace. Nothing follows. A message “. By following the manual’s instructions and paste the code on the page, it did not work well also spoiled the section of best-selling, which also presented message.” Has the content here has no content here. ” the matter is urgent because our store is in the air. we kindly ask you to answer us and explain what to do. our theme is Maxshop.
    Thank you.
    Maria Alice Guedes

  • deepika deeps

    Hi,I cant see the SM Deals slider in my website home page.Help me