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Prestashop: Fix pagination error on Attributes and Features in Backoffice

https://www.prestashop.com/forums/topic/554037-possible-bug-on-product-attributes-list-pagination-in-1616/ https://www.prestashop.com/forums/topic/507337-backoffice-pagination-error-in-products-attribute-section/ Hi, i fixed this by adding a short code to ‘AdminAttributesGroupsController.php’ in /controllers/admin/ public function setRedirectAfter($url) { $addUrl = ”; if(Tools::isSubmit(‘viewattribute_group’) && Tools::getValue(‘id_attribute_group’)) { $addUrl = ‘&viewattribute_group&id_attribute_group=’ . Tools::getValue(‘id_attribute_group’); } $this->redirect_after = $url . $addUrl; } Function fixes … Continue reading

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Prestashop: remove google maps from order page in backoffice

https://www.prestashop.com/forums/topic/336592-remove-google-maps-from-order-page-in-16-slowing-down-crashing-siteserver/ Put the modified file in the override/controllers/admin After that, you need to trigger the regeneration of the /cache/class_index.php file. This is done simply by deleting the file. It is the same when manually removing an override: in order to … Continue reading

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Troubleshoot: Solve Windows ink Wacom pen scrolling instead of selecting issue

Pen tablet scrolling instead of behaving as normal. Issue happened after routine Windows update. Open Wacom Tablet Properties, selecting Mapping, uncheck Windows Ink option. As a safe-guard, open Pen & Windows Ink Settings Disable related items as well.

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Prestashop 1.7: Smarty error blank page on front end if adding new language manually

http://forge.prestashop.com/browse/BOOM-3486 Error: When adding a new language in the backend (localization->languages), there is no option to enter the locale, resulting in an empty locale field in the table ps_lang. This results in a smarty error on frontend when selecting the … Continue reading

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Prestaship 1.6 Fix for Contact form invulnerable to spam bots

Contact form is vulnerable to spam bot. Captcha does not help in this case. Fix here – https://github.com/PrestaShop/PrestaShop/pull/8168/files Useful information on how to build an anti spam bot contact form without captcha http://www.nfriedly.com/techblog/2009/11/how-to-build-a-spam-free-contact-forms-without-captchas/ Update: Doesn’t work well against some automated … Continue reading

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Video: Reduce MP4 file size using Handbrake

Source: https://www.engagemedia.org/help/video-compression-step-by-step-handbrake-tutorial A step by step guide to using Handbrake to make H264 video for EngageMedia, plus links to some ready-made presets you can use. Contents Why use Handbrake? Make H264 With Handbrake – Step by Step Guide Compressing H264 … Continue reading

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How to fix Sony Vegas Black Screen rendering error

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QVPSOBj3sQ In timeline Right click affected video, propeties > Switches > Disable Resample File menu Options> Preferences > uncheck close media files when not the active application Restart the application and try. Should work.

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Troubleshoot: Reclaim Disk Space from Drive C By Clearing iTunes Backups and Data

Drive C disk space went critically low to almost 0 Gig! Uninstalled many programs which didn’t help much. Initially I thought Adobe software cache was the culprit based on this link… but mine was only taking up around 200MB http://marcschultz.com/blog/adobes-abuse-of-hard-drive-storage-space/ … Continue reading

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Troubleshoot: Fix Internet Explorer 8 mess up WordPress themes

Use this service to test the pages https://netrenderer.com https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/ https://ckon.wordpress.com/2009/03/19/how-to-fix-internet-explorer-8/ Download virtual machines Test Microsoft Edge and versions of IE8 through IE11 using free virtual machines you download and manage locally. https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/tools/vms/ https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/tools/screenshots/

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Prestashop: Remove unnecessary bank details from bottom of PDF invoice

Solution: unhooking the paypal module from the displayPDFInvoice hook will also work. Source: https://www.prestashop.com/forums/topic/119664-solved-generate-pdf-invoices-bank-wire-payment/?p=2498597 and https://www.prestashop.com/forums/topic/560290-upgrade-1617-problem-with-invoice-pdf-template/?p=2541899

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