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(Dutch Article) iDeal integreren in Prestashop met gebruik van iDeal checkout en TargetPay

In this article I will explain in dutch how to offer your customers the iDeal payment option. If anyone is interested I will write it in English to. iDeal is a payment option often used in the Netherlands so if you are planning to start a webshop there I will definitely translate it for you! […]

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Tip 5 – Upgrading/Updating Prestashop step by step

Tip 5 – Upgrading/Updating Prestashop step by step

Upgrading Prestashop is not easy especially if your used to using WordPress with it’s wonderful auto updater for both its core and its plugins. But upgrading Prestashop is still worth doing because of new features and security reasons. Making a backup of all Prestashop files and the database before updating Prestashop As I said updating […]

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Tip 4 – How to manually backup Prestashop using Filezilla and phpMyAdmin

Tip 4 – How to manually backup Prestashop using Filezilla and phpMyAdmin

Most of the time online software offers the user the option to backup all the database and sometimes even to backup their files. But I don’t like to rely on those functions I rather like to do it my own way. How to backup your files located on your hosting using Filezilla If you want […]

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Tip 3 – Moving Prestashop from one host to another

Tip 3 – Moving Prestashop from one host to another

Moving Prestashop from one host to another can be quite hard if you have never done this before. It’s also quite time consuming so only do this when you no you have enough time. What do you need to move Prestashop to a new host Export from your MySQL database; Export from all Prestashop files […]

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3.3 How to go through Prestashop’s configuration checklist

3.3 How to go through Prestashop’s configuration checklist

If you go to your Prestashop back end for the first time you’ll probably see a Configuration checklist. This checklist has several items on them that need to be done to ensure the following: Safety; Search engine optimization; Performance. If you open your Prestashop back end for the first time it will probably look similar to […]

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2.2 Installing Prestashop using the automatic installer

2.2 Installing Prestashop using the automatic installer

If you have gotten this far you should now have: Prestashop uploaded to your host by using Filezilla; Proper chmod permissions on all of your folders. if you miss any of the above please correct it. Building a webshop is easier then before. Back in the day programming was a tough nut to crack and […]

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2.1 Setting the proper rights to folders and files using Chmod

2.1 Setting the proper rights to folders and files using Chmod

After uploading Prestashop to your host you need to set the proper permissions to your folders by “ch-modding” them. Setting permissions using Filezilla Connect to your host using Filezilla (Think your hosting is cheap? try HostingXs ) and open up the root folder of Prestashop and select the following folders by clicking the folders with your […]

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1.4 Downloading FTP(File transfer protocol) software (Filezilla)

1.4 Downloading FTP(File transfer protocol) software (Filezilla)

To upload Prestashop to you’re hosting you need a software program like Filezilla. Filezilla is free and can be used to upload all the files to you’re hosting and set the proper rights to all the folders. Later on I will explain how to use Filezilla for now we will just download and upload it. […]

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