Backup Your OpenCart Database in Admin Dashboard

Like using a SSL certificate, backups are important to your OpenCart and web hosting security. Below we cover how to backup your OpenCart database in your admin dashboard. Backup Database Login OpenCart. Under Settings, select Maintenance and Backup / Restore. Specify tables to backup and select Export. You can restore the .sql file in the Read More >

My OpenCart 3 Contact Form Won’t Send Emails

Your contact form needs to work to assure customers you care about their feedback. Your email configuration could be the reason it doesn’t. Below we’ll configure OpenCart to send emails. Have a large organization and need more server resources than your VPS provides? Upgrade to a Dedicated Server today. Configure Email Settings Log into OpenCart. Read More >

How to Enable SSL (https) in OpenCart 3

In this tuorial we will show you how to enable SSL (https) in OpenCart 3. This allows you to utilize an SSL certificate in OpenCart, and serve your site over https. Note: You must have an SSL before completing this guide. Enable SSL Log into your Opencart Dashboard. Click System then Settings in the navigation Read More >

OpenCart version 2.3.0.2 Release

The developers of OpenCart have released version 2.3.0.2! The newest release includes bug fixes, improved features and 5 new payment gateways. As per the OpenCart announcement, the new payment gateways include: Klarna Card Connect Divido Pilibaba Telecash This release fixes the issues with the earlier 2.3x releases. Click here to see the official change log Read More >

Installing OpenCart 2.0 with Softaculous

OpenCart 2.0 is the latest version of the ecommerce software. You can quickly install it using the Softaculous option available in cPanel. This tutorial will step you through the process of installing OpenCart 2.0 (version 2.0.1.1) using Softaculous. Installing OpenCart 2.x with Softaculous Login to cPanel. Scroll down through the cPanel and click on the Read More >

Using Free Cloudflare for SSL on OpenCart 1.5

Many people have decided to use the free CloudFlare CDN service with their website. The free option does not allow the use of SSL through CloudFlare. However, there is a workaround that lets you use it with your OpenCart site. CLoudFlare uses the www subdomain to route through CloudFlare’s servers. This allows your site www.example.com Read More >