Category Archives: Magento

Change sent email address on contact form magento

1) Go to system -> configuration and click on the option  “contacts” (sidebar menu)  under the main category “general”  and check the “Email sender ” value that  is selected from the drop down . Let it be “Custom Email 2”
2) Go to system -> configuration and click on the option  “Store Email addresses” (sidebar menu)  under the main category
“general  . Then fill fields under the tab “Custom Email 2”  and save the data .
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Modify site url magento

Go to system -> configuration and click on the option (sidebar menu) “Web” under the main category “general” .Then fill the fields(base url) under the “secure “ or “unsecure” options .

NOTE : If SSL is installed , use the tab secure else use “Unsecure” .

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Install new theme magento

1) Assume that you have got a new magento theme . let it be “new-package” is the package name and
“new-theme ” is the theme name . 

app/design/frontend/new-package/new-theme
skin/frontend/new-package/new-theme

NOTE : FYI , By default “base” is the package name and “default” is the theme name as far as the design
part is concerned  .

In case of css and images , magento use files from the package “default” also .

2) Move the folders “app” and “skin” of the new theme to the root of your magento installation so that these
files will get  merged with the existing magento folders  “app” and “skin”.
make sure that the folders are moved .

3) Then after logged into the admin panel , go to system -> configuration and click on the option (sidebar
menu) “Design” under the main category “general”  .

Fill the fields and under the tabs “Package” and “Theme” and save the data .Have a look at the below
given  image  .

4) Clear the cache after saving the data , If cache is enabled .
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