flatastic Installation Doc

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We are extremely happy to present flatastic Magento Theme to you, it is designed and developed by highly qualified Designer & Developers in a way that make it usable for any type of E-Commerce store.

Please follow this guide carefully to get started with flatastic.

Highlights

 

General

Thank you very much for purchasing! In this document you will find all the information about how to setup and configure this theme in your Magento Installation.

 

System Requirements

flatastic only supports Magento Community Edition 1.6.x.x , 1.7.x.x, 1.8.x.x and 1.9.x.x which can be downloaded from http://www.magentocommerce.com/download.

It does not support Magento Enterprise Edition and Magento GO. Before downloading Magento, make sure you meet the system requirements and test the compatibility of your server.

For help with installing Magento, please refer to the following links:

Uploading flatastic

Before you begin the installation process, we recommend to backup your Magento installation and database.

 

Make “flatastic” your theme

You need to select 'attribute'shown in fields “Multi Attribute” for the products you want to display as shown attribute product on home page. i.e Featured, Sale etc...

Note: for multi product first off all you need to create an attribute. Before moving ahead you need to create custom_product attribute. Otherwise it will gives an error.

Note: if you want to display 'Multi Attribute' option to any other Attribute set then assigns custom_product attribute to other attribute set.

 

 

 

 

 

You can edit default imported blocks by Go To: 'CMS > Static Blocks’

You can edit default imported pages by Go To: 'CMS > Pages’

You can edit default imported pages by Go To: 'CMS > Pages’

You need to setup correct dates in fields “Set Product as New from Date” and “Set Product as New to Date” for the products you want to display as New Product on home page. 

First of all you need to add an option to Attribute “manufacturer” to display brand slider on hompage

 

If you want to add a Custom HTML block to your category / product listing page than you need to apply your cms block to your category by following below steps

On category page, you will see the blog as,

If you want to add your own block than you can do it by following below step and apply it by following above step.

You can see demo block by going to 'CMS > Static Blocks’.

Note: “category name” is a name of category. You need to replace it with actual category name but it's not important to set name same as category name.It's only for to remember you to which block you have created for category.

E.g. Add block with identifier as “Clothes-block” and set it as CMS Block for category ‘Clothes’

 

To display subcategory list instead of product on category landing page please follow below step

Please checked below step to set Mega Menu

You can set custom description in fields “Custom Text” to display custom description for each product to detail page.

Note: for Custom Description first off all you need to create an attribute.

Note: if you want to display 'Custom Text' option to any other Attribute set then assigns custom_product attribute to other attribute set.

For More Information visit to belove link:http://inchoo.net/ecommerce/magento/promotion-and-random/

You can set video identifier in fields “Product Video” to display product video for each product to custom tab on product detail page.

Exa:  if your video link is  "http://www.youtube.com/embed/gaw2UMYAa70"  Then your identifier is      

'gaw2UMYAa70'

Notefor Product Video first off all you need to create an attribute.

Note: if you want to display 'Product Video' option to any other Attribute set then assigns promotion attribute to other attribute set.

For More Information visit to belove link:http://inchoo.net/ecommerce/magento/promotion-and-random/

Change Image On Product Hover

You can change product image on hover by set Sort Order or Image Label at the time of inserting product with images.

Important:Sort order or Image Label value must be match with which you have entered in "theme settings".

See below example

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. I'm getting 404 not found when trying to open theme admin pages.

Log out from Magento admin panel, clear the store cache under var/cache, and login again.

 

2. After the extension installation the store gives an error, or blank page. Log out from Magento admin panel. Change the owner of the extracted extension files to the web server user and set 775 permissions on them. Clear the store cache and try again.

 

3. My configuration changes do not appear on the frontend.

Clear the store cache under var/cache, clear all browser cookies for your store domain and refresh the page in your browser.

 

4. If you have any question / issue you can contact us any time by sending us an email on peerforest@gmail.com or ask your question at our support forum http://www.peerforest.com/support

 

Helpful Resources

There are tutorials, articles, forums and screencasts to help you learn how to use Magento and its features. This section provides helpful links to instructions on commonly used Magento features, but you can learn even more by exploring these resources