Store Manager for VirtueMart: Installation, Registration, Setup
Variety of VirtueMart extensions nowadays allows you to select the one that meets your requirements and maximally enhance VirtueMart platform functionality. Store Manager for VirtueMart is popular nowadays solution, which helps online merchants stay organized and accomplish store management tasks in a worthwhile manner.
Store Manager is a desktop solution, which is designed to amplify and speed up VirtueMart store performance. In order to seize its functionality one is supposed to install it on the PC. This article provides you with instructions on how to install the software and start operating with it.
Store Manager for VirtueMart is simple in installation and running. At the start, order Store Manager at http://virtuemart-manager.com/order/ or http://store.emagicone.com/virtuemart.html. You will get software download link and license key via e-mail. It is possible to download the software either from this link or at http://license.emagicone.com/.
Install Store Manager for VirtueMart
Once you have this VirtueMart extension downloaded, start its installation. There are two installation methods available: Quick installation and Custom installation. Custom installation embraces the following steps:
- License Agreement
- Destination Location defining (specifying the folder Store Manager will be installed in)
- Choosing component to be installed (full, compact of custom installation)
- Indicating what languages should be installed
- Start Menu folder specifying (program shortcut will be created in)
- Additional Tasks choosing
If you prefer Quick installation, you have to accept License Agreement and click on Install button to commence on the installation process.
Activate Store Manager for VirtueMart
After the solution is installed, it must be activated using License Key sent via e-mail. There will appear special window, where you should input the key.
As it is stated in the License Agreement, VirtueMart store owners are allowed to install and use only one copy of the software at one computer. Thus, when you buy full Store Manager for VirtueMart version, you receive Primary License and are able to run it on one computer. If you plan to run the program on more than one PC, you have to obtain Additional Licenses - one License per one computer. Details on Primary and Additional Licenses are accessible here - http://virtuemart-manager.com/order/
Connect to Database
The next task consists in setting connection to VirtueMart store database. To work with live store, connection settings should be specified. Settings should be inputted in Preferences (F12) -> Database connection.
- Add new or opt for already existing store configuration name.
- Specify what type of connection you need to install (direct connection, direct connection through HTTP tunnel, PHP MySQL connection) and input details in corresponding fields.
Store Manager allows you to designate settings manually or use Connection Wizard and automate this task.
Set up FTP Connection
In order to be able to work with VirtueMart images, you should set up FTP connection. FTP details should be specified in Settings -> Preferences -> FTP. Read the article to get details - http://virtuemart-manager.com/useful-articles/quick-start-guide/ftp-connection/
Store Manager for VirtueMart application is directed towards e-commerce business needs. Having installed it and configured settings, web shop management tools are at your disposal.
If some questions, concerning Store Manager for VirtueMart occur, you are free to contact our support team