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ce3_cart_installation [2013/09/03 00:05]
ben
ce3_cart_installation [2014/03/20 07:37] (current)
ben [Further steps:]
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 ===== To install the cart: ===== ===== To install the cart: =====
  
-1. Unzip the 'cart' directory from the downloaded zip within your pages setup, or at the top level of your site. +  - Unzip the 'cart' directory from the downloaded zip, either within your pages setup, or at the top level of your site. 
- +  - Add a directory //cart_data// at the **same level** as the //cart// directory.  You should then have the following structure: \\ ''%%/cart/%%'' \\ ''%%/cart_data/%%''  
-2. Add a directory //cart_data// at the **same level** as the //cart// directory.  You should then have the following directory structure on your server: +  - Grant write access to the //cart_data// directory, by changing permissions to either 755 or 777, depending upon your hostFor more information, see our guide [[creating_writable_server-side_directories|Creating Writable Server-side Directories]].  **This step is not required on Bluehost**
- +  - Visit the URL of the cart, e.g. http://yoursite.com/cart/. This should create the database and settings files and directories within cart_data, and report that the cart is empty.  This indicates that your basic installation is complete.
-/cart/ +
-/cart_data/ +
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-3. Change the permissions of the //cart_data// directory to 755 or 777. This step is not necessary on Bluehost. +
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-4. Visit the URL of the cart, e.g. http://yoursite.com/cart/. This should create the database and settings files and directories within cart_data, and report that the cart is empty. +
 ===== Further steps: ===== ===== Further steps: =====
  
- +   - Set the admin password to something strong in the file //cart/config/config.php//  
-1. Set the admin password to something strong in the file cart/config/config.php +   - Check that you can login at http://yoursite.com/cart/admin. Unless changed, the default login will be **admin** and **ttg8888**
- +   - Check whether you can browse the contents of http://yoursite.com/cart_data/. You should receive a permissions error. 
-2. Check that you can login at http://yoursite.com/cart/admin. Unless changed, the default login will be admin and ttg8888. +   - Try browsing to http://yoursite.com/cart_data/cart.sq3You should not be able to view or download this file. If you can, post your hosting details on our forum. We will then provide further assistance on how to secure this directory.
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-3. Check whether you can browse the contents of http://yoursite.com/cart/cart_data/. Firstly, browse to the URL. You should receive a permissions error. +
-Secondly, browse to http://yoursite.com/cart/cart_data/cart.sq3 You should not be able to view or download this file. If you can, please post your hosting details on our forum. We will provide further instructions on how to secure this directory.+
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