Creating order is the basic functionality of Magento but its the trickiest one at the same time for developers. Yes, its true because its not straight forward like instantiating model, assigning some values and saving it. Sometimes you may want to create auto orders using some cron script.
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You may encounter below fatal error While installing Magento 2.0
Fatal error: Uncaught exception ‘Magento\Framework\Exception\LocalizedException’ with message ‘Can’t create directory /home/tahir/www/magento-2.0/var/generation/Magento/Framework/App/ResourceConnection/.’ in /home/tahir/www/magento-2.0/vendor/magento/framework/Code/Generator.php:103 Stack trace: #0 /home/tahir/www/magento-2.0/vendor/magento/framework/Code/Generator/Autoloader.php(35): Magento\Framework\Code\Generator->generateClass(‘Magento\Framewo…’) #1 [internal function]: Magento\Framework\Code\Generator\Autoloader->load(‘Magento\Framewo…’) #2 [internal function]: spl_autoload_call(‘Magento\Framewo…’) #3 /home/tahir/www/magento-2.0/vendor/magento/framework/Code/Reader/ClassReader.php(19): ReflectionClass->__construct(‘Magento\Framewo…’) #4 /home/tahir/www/magento-2.0/vendor/magento/framework/ObjectManager/Definition/Runtime.php(44): Magento\Framework\Code\Reader\ClassReader->getConstructor(‘Magento\Framewo…’) #5 /home/tahir/www/magento-2.0/vendor/magento/framework/ObjectManager/Factory/Dynamic/Developer.php(7 in /home/tahir/www/magento-2.0/vendor/magento/framework/Code/Generator.php on line 103
Changing permissions of /var directory will solve the issue. Run below command from root of your Magento 2.0 directory.
sudo chmod 755 -R var
Are you looking for a solution to conditionally remove Magento header footer but don’t know where to start? Right in this post I will show you how to create custom layout handles and utilize them to conditionally remove header/footer blocks.
In some cases there is a need to remove Magento header or footer from pages, for example you are creating some custom landing page and you don’t want to put header or footer or want to remove both from that page, this tutorial will help you achieving it.
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Suppose you have created a static block from Magento administration panel (CMS -> Static Blocks) and you want to render its content in some phtml file.
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It’s possible to add custom tabs on any page of Magento administration panel. Normally tabs are generated by Form Blocks, this is fine if you want to create standard forms but what if you need to render something totally different. Life can get very easy if we can render our custom phtml file. Embrace the high flexibility of Magento because its possible to render custom phtml in Magento admin tabs block in two simple steps.
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So you have created some custom attributes for your Magento products and now you want to fetch their values. Magento provides a function getAttributeText that takes attribute code and returns you the attribute value.
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Magento has various built-in payment methods, one of them is Authorize.net. To enable and configure Authorize.net as your payment processor, you should have API Login ID and Transaction Key. You can get these credentials from your Authorize.net account.
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By default there is no Home link in Magento top navigation menu but you can easily add it yourself. Continue reading “Add Home link in Magento top navigation menu”
Let’s suppose you are logged in to Magento admin panel and you are installing a new extension that adds some new sections to Magento Configurations.
You activate your new extension and it adds some new tabs/sections but when you click on newly added tab you see a 404 error, don’t worry!
Just logout from admin panel and login again. Cheers!!!
public function getRootCategoryId()
$categories = Mage::getModel('catalog/category')-&gt;getCollection();
$categ_ids = $categories-&gt;getAllIds();
foreach ($categ_ids as $k =&gt; $cat_id)
$category = Mage::getModel('catalog/category')-&gt;load($cat_id);