How to setup product attributes in OpenCart

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How to setup product attributes in OpenCart

Attributes are used to describe the features of a product and help your customers easily find what they want.

1) First, add an attribute group by going to Catalog.

2) Hover over Attributes.

3) Then click Attribute Groups.

4) Click Insert.

5) Type an Attribute Group Name.

6) Enter the Sort Order.

7) Click Save.

Now let’s create a new attribute for the group.

8) Go to Catalog.

9) Then Attributes.

10) And click Attributes.

11) Click Insert.

12) Type the Attribute Name.

13) For the Attribute Group, select the new group we created.

14) Click Save.

That’s it! Now you know how to add attributes and attribute groups in OpenCart.

How to view reports in OpenCart

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How to view reports in OpenCart

Now let’s see how to view reports in OpenCart.

1) Go to Reports.

2) Then click Sales.

All sales that have been made between the start and end dates will be displayed.

3) Go to Reports.

4) Click Products Viewed.

This is a list of all the products in your store with the number of times each has been viewed.

5) Go to Reports.

6) Click Products Purchased.

This page will list all products that have been purchased and the quantity sold.

That’s it! Now you know how to view reports in OpenCart.

How to configure payment methods in OpenCart

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How to configure payment methods in OpenCart

OpenCart allows you to accept many different payment methods. Let’s see how to setup PayPal.

1) Go to Extensions.

2) Click Payments.

3) Click Install next to PayPal.

4) Once installed, click Edit.

These options may vary for each payment method you decide to setup.

5) Enter the e-mail address for your PayPal account.

6) Set the action that should be taken for each status.

7) Click Save.

That’s it! Now you know how to setup a payment method in OpenCart.

How to configure shipping methods in OpenCart

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How to configure shipping methods in OpenCart

OpenCart allows you to offer several different shipping methods.

1) Go to Extensions.

2) Click Shipping.

3) Click Install next to the method you want to enable.

4) Then click Edit.

5) Enter the total amount needed before this shipping option will become available.

6) Set the Status to enabled.

7) Click Save.

That’s it! Now you know how to setup shipping methods in OpenCart.

How to change tax rates in OpenCart

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How to change tax rates in OpenCart

Setting up tax classes allows you to use different tax rates for different countries.

1) First, we have to set up a Geo Zone, so go to System.

2) Then Localisation.

3) And click Geo Zones.

4) Click Insert.

5) Enter a Geo Zone Name.

6) Type a Description.

7) Click Add Geo Zone.

8) Select the Country from this dropdown.

9) Select the Zone.

10) Add another zone by clicking this button.

11) Again, select the Country and Zone.

12) Click Save.

Now that we have our zone setup, we can apply it to a tax rate.

13) Go to System.

14) Then Localisation.

15) And click Tax Classes.

16) Click Insert.

17) Enter the Tax Class Title.

18) Type a Description.

19) Click Add Tax Rate.

20) Select the Geo Zone we created.

21) Type a Description.

22) Set the Tax Rate here.

23) Enter the Priority.

24) Click Save.

That’s it! Now you know how to setup tax rates in OpenCart.