Tutorials

Add further country flags for the language change

Introduction In Shopware the flags for Germany, the UK, the Netherlands, France, Spain and Italy are stored for the language change. To provide additional flags for the selection, 2 theme adjustments are necessary. '''Important:'''...

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Tutorial: Display the payment status of orders in the frontend

{{Achtung|'''Caution!''' The provided informations were tested at the release of this article, but can be change during the releases of Shopware. '''The application of this tutorial appears on your own risk!''' Make a Backup of your shop before...

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Product feed containing only specific products

Introduction Product- and price search engines normally calculate every click on a product link separately. This ''Cost-Per-Click (CPC)'' is calculated for every product. For products with a small profit margin the costs for a click might get...

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Add attributes and properties in the search

Introduction Since Shopware 5.1.0 you have the possibility to extend the frontend search with attributes directly in the Shopware core. In addition, you can expand the frontend search with the Smart Search also by the properties / filter. In...

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Shopware CLI: Useful commands & tricks

Introduction Shopware offers some useful tools that can be executed through the "console". The so-called "cli" or "shell" commands can be executed without script limitations (for example, the script run time of the server like the php execution...

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Send a birthday email including a voucher

Introduction Shopware is able to send an email with birthday wishes via cronjob automatically. Optionally you can offer the recipient an individual voucher code as a birthday present. Make sure, that, if you assigned a birthday voucher for...

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Tutorial: item export

In this tutorial we describe how you can easily crate a new product-export-feed for wein.cc in three simple steps, to export wine to this platform. Step 1: Create a new product export First open the module '''Item exports''' at...

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FAQ: Error messages and their causes

Introduction In this article you'll find common error messages and their possible causes. In much cases you may get an easy solution approach. Error messages in Shopware will not automatically shown in the frontend to provide a better customer...

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User rights for plugins without ACL-support

Introduction Sometimes it occurs, that a plugin from the Shopware Store is not campatible with our user management and don't provide an ACL resource. In some cases you might still not want all users to have access to the menu item of the...

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Display free text field on documents

Introduction Additional information can be easily added in Shopware using the free text fields. To show those in the documents as well, you just have to do some little changes in your own theme. {{Achtung|'''Caution!''' The provided...

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Debugging the Shopware Search

Introduction Your shop search does not provide you with the results you are looking for? Then you are exactly right here! We will check some points so you can quickly check if the shopware search does exactly what the search should do....

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Change the Newsletter Logo

Introduction In this guide you will learn how to modify your Shopware's newsletter logo. {{Achtung|'''Warning!''' Before you start modifying your newsletter or document templates please keep in mind that you shouldn't apply any changes to...

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Shopware Media Optimizer

Introduction Using this tool you can optimize your media directly in Shopware to save disk size and traffic to optimize the load of your page, which also optimizes your google pagespeed rank. '''Keep in mind:''' The optimisation of...

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Shopware SQL gimmickry

Introduction {{Achtung|'''Attention:''' We recommend to only execute those statements with the necessary knowledge. We also recommend that you should create a complete backup of the database before you execute the statements to have a backup...

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Different inquiry forms for subshops and language shops

When you use different subshops the "Do you have any questions concernig this product?" link in the article detail page always refer to the same form. How can you use different forms for different sub shops? Copy the form In backend you...

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Tutorial: Search and edit frontend texts

Introduction In this tutorial we show you how to search frontend snippets to change them, e.g. the privacy link in the checkout. All frontend texts, which are no item data, are snippets. These are placeholders which can be filled for each...

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Creating free items

Shopware can't simply create items with a price of 0, because of that we have to trick for free items: * '''Premium items:''' By using '''premium items''' you can offer free items in the checkout from desired cart values. This is a possibility...

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Tutorial: Making changes in the template

{{Achtung|'''Caution!''' The provided informations were tested at the release of this article, but can be change during the releases of Shopware. '''The application of this tutorial appears on your own risk!''' Make a Backup of your shop before...

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config.php tweaks

Introduction Here you find useful information how to debug Shopware at development or at searching bugs in the live environment. This example has to be pasted in the config.php beyond your current configuration. {{ACHTUNG| '''Remind'''...

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Shopware updates: debugging errors and FAQ

The easiest way is to open the debugger at updating to see the failing requests. Some errors will be displayed in the browser, but it's always recommended to leave the debugger open. Checking the database table s_schema_version Because the...

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