This tutorial explains how to read the CSV data from the options.csv exported from the opencart.This file contains the custom options corresponding to the products.Based on the custom options it creates the simple and configurable products.
This tutorial I am explaining how to create new category and assigned the existing products to that categories programmatically based on the attribute.
Using this program I am creating new category named ‘manufacturer‘ under the root category and two subcategories ‘manufacturer1‘ and ‘manufacturer2‘ as shown below and assigning the products to that category.
This tutorial explains how to remove the products and categories from the magento backend pro grammatically. This code deletes all the products and categories from the magento backend.
If you want to delete all the products it is not easy to remove it one by one.The code below removes all the products and the categories programmatically.
This tutorial explains how to upgrade product attribute magento using the install script.In the previous tutorial I have explained how to create the custom product attribute.Please click here for the file structure and step by step explanation.If you want to create custom dropdown attribute with options please click here.
In the previous tutorial I have created Burn time custom dropdown attribute. Here I am upgrading the product attribute type to multiselect input type .
This tutorial explains how to create and update static blocks using the magento scripts.For that I have create a file in the magento root folder. Then I have created an array which contains the details of the static block as shown below.
If we are creating the CMS blocks using the script it is easy to move the blocks from the develop database to live database without redoing those changes in the magento backend.