Easiest way to Re Run Magento Module setup

As a developer we guys needs to create custom modules as per our project requirement.To do this we can use ModuleCreator extenstion of magento. Let we have already created and installed a custom module with our project and after some time due to any change in flow if we need to make a new field(…)

Tips for successful life

Everybody wants to become successful in his life but only some people become successful. For happy life, there are some conditions . To become a successful person you should follow certain rules like- 1. Your thinking should be always positive.When you face a difficult situation, think I’ll win. 2. Your goals should be bigger and(…)

Install Geany with Linux (Ubuntu ) Machine

Geany which is a small lightweight open source IDE which has some greate features including Syntax highlighter Code Folding Symbol name auto-completion Auto coding of XML and HTML Code navigation Plugin support etc… But unfortunately its not auto installed with Ubuntu. Following are two ways to install Geany with Ubuntu. From Command prompt write following(…)

Adding Custom validation error message on Magento Forms

In order to Magento development we usually comes on form validation in Magento and most of the time we would like to show custom error message on forms. Here are the way to show custom validation error message in magento. You simply need to add following code at the end of form control. Here email(…)

Most Important Actionable Web Metrics beyond PageRank

Google reminds the site owner that Page Rank should not be the end goal. Google in its official blog clearly state the PageRank shouldn’t be treated as a metric for any successful website. PageRank is suppose to be the most relevant factor of the web page as it depends on context, searcher intent, popularity, reliability(…)

Overriding Core Controller in magento

In my last blog i have just demonstrated simplest way to override core controller . But the best way of overriding core controller (like Account controller) is by creating a custom module that will override core controller and then we will route our new module for overriding. For example i am taking an example of(…)

Conditional Execution with MySql Procedures

Conditional execution is the great way to control the execution of our stored procedure. Conditional  execution can be implemented very easily like any other programming language in MySql as well.It can be achieved by using IF ELSE or CASE statement. Although here we are taking example of IF Else only. In our example here we(…)

Check performance of Linux Machine

In order to do our normal work on Linux machine sometimes we found that our system is not working smoothly as we want. We get surprised specially if we haven’t opened/running any heavy software/application that should take much of our system resource. Although its very easy to open your task manager in windows to see(…)

Simplest way to override core files of magento

All Important core files of magento is defined into App >> code >> core >> Mage In case of even very little customization in magento core functionality we need to add some of our custome code into the core code of magento. Here it is required to override core magento files which resides on the(…)

Adding custom registration field on magento

With this blog we will see how easily we can add any custom fields on magento registration page. We will add SSN# on the registration field Note: Althogh it is highly recommended to not touch the core files of magento because at the time of version updation magento updates the core files so if you(…)