Arch Linux, ftp connection using KDE File manager Dolphin

Its quite easy to setup ftp connection with dolphin (KDE File Manager) open dolphin if you can’t see address bar press f6 put address like ftp.example.com in address bar and hit enter it will ask you username/password if required and will connect to ftp automatically and will start displaying files on ftp server. Enjoy 🙂

How to setup paypal in magento

Paypal is a built-in payment option in magento, you just have to activate it, lets activate it. Go to System >configuration Click on “Payment Methods” on left under “Sales Menu” Here we got different options for paypal, choose one you need. Let me explain these options if you don’t know them already 🙂 1. Paypal […]

Magento: how to hide cart icon from top

edit following file /app/design/frontend/themepkg/theme/template/checkout/cart/mini.phtml example /app/design/frontend/default/default/template/checkout/cart/mini.phtml and comment out all code in the file or put at beginning and at end of file

Magento error: Warning: simplexml_load_string()

Some times after migration of magento you get strange behavior of magento i.e blank page or warning like That happens when magento tries to parse the xml config file most probably the config file of modules/extensions Possible solutions: 1. check all the extensions are there in new installation 2. go to magento connect and check […]

Change directory permissions quickly using ftp and php

Well, some times you find yourself in a situation where you have code uploaded to your server but permissions are not correct, definitely its hectic to change the permissions of all files one by one, you can use cpanel but still that doesn’t allow you to change permissions recursively (in the inner directories or files), […]

How to upload huge code using ftp

Developers with only ftp access might find themselves in a big trouble when they have huge collection of files to upload for example magento, but don’t worry, we have a way to upload that bulky thing, just follow these steps below. 1. zip your whole code in a a singe zip file 2. upload that […]

How to unzip on server using ftp and php

Well, some times you just have the ftp information to upload the code and you decide to upload a zip file to upload whole code in a bunch quickly, that’s nice but what happens when you see your ftp doesn’t allow you to unzip the file? That’s scary isn’t it? Fortunately we still have a way […]