This page contains answers to the most frequently asked questions about CS-Cart and Multi-Vendor
What is the difference between CS-Cart and Multi-Vendor?
Program CS-Cart is a mutishop-type internet store. With CS-Cart you can manage many stores from one administration panel. Each store can have its own address (domain), appearance and products.
Program Multi-Vendor is an internet passage. It is one store, where many vendors can sale their products. Each vendor has its own administration panel, where he can manage his products. Products are stored in categories, assigned by main administrator.
When importing by the vendor, the loaded products are ignored (Multi-Vendor)
Check the "Category" field in the import file, whether the loaded products are assigned to the categories that have been assigned to the seller. If we try to load products that have incorrectly defined categories, they will be ignored during import.
Problem with "Stop other rules" in Promotions module (CS-Cart, Mulit-Vendor)
The checkbox "Stop other rules" is used to limit the use of promotions. Please note that if the product qualifies for a catalog promotion and a promotion in the cart, selecting "Stop other rules" for both promotions will not block the application of both promotions. The "Stop other rules" checkbox applies to promotions of the same type.
Problem with SEO on the hosting nazwa.pl (CS-Cart, Multi-Vendor)
In the .htaccess file in the program directory, uncomment the line
After installing the store, there are errors in the compiled Smarty templates (CS-Cart, Multi-Vendor)
The reason for this may be the suhosin module on the web server level. If we have the ability to edit the php.ini file (sometimes on hosting it happens that the php.ini file is local and allows you to set your own php configuration), we can disable the suhosin module with the following directive: suhosin.simulation=on
How to assign categories to a vendor (Multi-Vendor)
If we want the vendor to be able to add products to only one category placed deep in the tree, we must assign him all parent categories for this category.
Installation on OVH servers (CS-Cart, Multi-Vendor)
When installing CS-Cart or Multi-Vendor on OVH servers, you may encounter a problem with error 500. The problem is setting the rights to the directory. The directory in which CS-Cart or Multi-Vendor is located cannot have rights 777. If it has such rights, change them to 755 and the error should disappear.
Tinymce removes styles from the page code
In /js/tygh/editors/tinymce.editor.js you need to add two lines: