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How to display the raw product price (i.e. before discounts, including group pricing, taxes etc.) on any page:

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How to create your own custom error page:

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How to do horizontal dropdown links for Cattree, using just CSS:

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How to handle tax which must be included in the RRP, by law e.g. VAT, GST:

1. Select the VAT tax method

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How to prevent text links wrapping

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How to display and record customer's IP address (using Weiland Toolkit module):

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SRCH: How to improve the MM5 search function e.g to include common mispellings that you don't want to include in the text on your product pages:

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How to check if https or http in URL:

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How to permanently have LATU Storehelper turned on but only allow it to run for you (i.e. won't operate for customers):

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How to correctly use base href????

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How to create a button for customers which enables them to turn a feature off or on e.g. turn off or on, thumbnails on category pages:

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How to display something based on the first few characters in a category or product code (requires Weiland Toolkit):

e.g. display subcategories based on first character (could be first two, three or more) of the category code:

How to create a newsletter signup box in checkout pages that sends you the subscribers details by email:

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How to create a "check here to receive newsletter" box in the ACAD and ACED pages:

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How to display products from one category e.g. specials on any page e.g. SFNT:

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Loyalty Program: how to manage point redemption:

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Loyalty Program: how to give points to repeat customers which automatically moves them into price groups:

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How to prevent links from wrapping, using CSS - add this:

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Functions of ACNT LOGN ACAD ACED LOGN ORDL OCST:

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How to have variable product prices (i.e. the customer completes the price field) e.g. payment of rates, taxes, winning bids on ebay etc.:

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How to ensure customer is logged in before they see categories and products:

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How to call an external file:

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How to Customize Error and Information Messages

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Modules for Includes:

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How to include RSS Feeds in store:

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How to get SRCH to include custom fields, particularly on PROD pages:

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How to use Target= (i.e. anchors) in Product pages i.e. to allow something like "&mvte:current_page;#Anchor_name" as the target for the link:

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How to insert chunks of content/code from outside of MIVA into MIVA pages:

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How to improve Search function:

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How to create a CSS vertical and a CSS horizontal drop down menu:

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How to create a mini basket:

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Mini basket: how to create a simple mini basket:

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Mini basket: Weiland minibasket item: <mvt:item name="minibask" param="basket" />

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How to create Checkout and Continue Shopping Links in the BASK

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How to create Login and Logout links (for any page):

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How to create a Search Box:

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How to offer a Live Help feature:

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How to get bookmarks (jump menus) to work:

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How to display table rows in alternate colours, the table header background colour anywhere and the category tree background colour anywhere:

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How to display (editing does not change the original records) customer's ship-to and bill-to information:

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How to create logout buttons:

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How to display custom product fields:

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How to create a Search Box:

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How to create a simple mini basket that shows basket sub total (note that basktotal module excludes the g.Screen part because the basktotal module is only activated for the SFNT, CTGY, PROD and PLST screens:

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How to add a custom Checkout link

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How to redirect to Basket after Adding Product to Basket

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How to fix Vertical space in product list page

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Vertical space in category pages - how to fix:

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How to create a right column using a table based layout:

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How to check to see if customer is logged in: login status

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How g.basket:cust_id can be used for various purposes eg hiding code

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How to check for customer login:

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List of all Store Links:

<a href="&mvt:global:sessionurl;Screen=SRCH&Store_Code=&mvt:global:Store_Code;">Search</a>
<a href="&mvt:global:sessionurl;Screen=SFNT&Store_Code=&mvta:global:Store_Code;">Store Front</a>

<mvt:if expr="g.Basket:cust_id EQ 0">
<a href="&mvt:global:secure_sessionurl;Screen=LOGN&Order=0&Store_Code=&mvt:global:Store_Code;">Your Account</a>
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<a href="&mvt:global:secure_sessionurl;Screen=ACNT&Order=0&Store_Code=&mvt:global:Store_Code;">Your Account</a>
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<a href="&mvt:global:sessionurl;Screen=SRCH&Store_Code=&mvt:global:Store_Code;">Search</a>
<a href="&mvt:global:sessionurl;Screen=PLST&Store_Code=&mvt:global:Store_Code;">Product List</a>
<a href="&mvt:global:sessionurl;Screen=BASK&Store_Code=&mvt:global:Store_Code;">Basket Contents</a>
<a href="&mvt:global:secure_sessionurl;Screen=OINF&Store_Code=&mvt:global:Store_Code;">Checkout</a>

Examples of global headers:

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Examples of global footers:

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How to change the font size, background colours etc. in the Add to Basket, Add to Order, Buy One Now etc. buttons

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Code for product header and category header:

Product Header: <mvt:item name="prod_ctgy_hdft" param="prod_header" />
Category Header: <mvt:item name="prod_ctgy_hdft" param="ctgy_header" />

How to Place a date menu within a form

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How to ban someone from accessing your webpage depending upon their IP address

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How to open up another page in a smaller browser window eg my "Shipping Cost Page":

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How to add a javascript to pages eg a cookie script:

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How to display HTML pages directly from a database with MvEVAL

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