Monthly Archives: October 2018

  1. Change The Layout For All Magento 2 Blog Pages

    If you use Magefan Blog Extension for Magento 2 and need to change the layout e.g. from "2 columns with a right sidebar" to "2 columns with a left sidebar" for all blog pages, please do next:

    1. Create a file


    2. Add the code into it

    <?xml version="1.0"?>
    <page xmlns:xsi="" layout="2columns-left" xsi:noNamespaceSchemaLocation="urn:magento:framework:View/Layout/etc/page_configuration.xsd">

    Read more »
  2. How to edit Magento 2 transactional email template

    In order to change the transactional emails in Magento 2 go to Admin Panel > Marketing > Communication > Email Templates.

    Magento 2 Transaction Email Template, Email Templates

    Read more »
  3. Fix Blog Post Media Gallery In SmartWave Porto Theme

    If you have any issues with the media gallery in a blog post using SmartWave Porto Theme, please follow the steps below.

    First of all, if there are no blog post media gallery settings in the Magento 2 admin panel, please make sure that you use the latest version of the blog extension.

    Then create a new file in your theme directory:


    and add this code into it.

    Read more »
  4. Creating 301 redirect in Magento 2

    There are cases when you want to change page URLs or disable some page and avoid 404 error. For this, you need to create 301 redirects.

    In order to add 301 redirect in Magento 2 please do next:

    1. Go to Admin Panel >  Marketing >  SEO& Search >  URL Rewrites.

    Magento 2 301 Redirect

    Read more »
  5. Convert guest to customer in Magento 2

    In order to convert guest to a customer please go to Admin Panel  > Sales  > Order.

    Choose an order what was placed by guest and simply press Convert Guest to Customer button.

    Magento 2 Convert Guest to Customer, Orders

    Read more »
  6. Adding custom code in Magento 2 <head> HTML tag

    There are cases in which Google Search Console, Magento Security Tool or any other service ask to verify you to be the owner of the site and confirm it by adding to the  Page <head> tag a code. Or you need to add some JavaScript code to <head> tag to enable integration with e.g. Hotjar or Zopim Live Chat / Zendesk Live Chat.

    In order to easily add it in the Magento 2 please go to Admin Panel > Content > Configuration.

    Magento 2 Custom Code, Head Tag

    Read more »
  7. How to add product attribute to sales rules conditions

    If you configure sales rule based on a product attribute and cannot choose (don't see) the required attribute, please go to Admin Panel > Stores > Attributes > Product.

    Magento 2 Sales Rules Conditions

    Read more »
  8. Configure Login as Customer Extension

    In order to configure Login as Customer Extention please go to Admin Panel > Stores > Configuration > Magefan Extensions > Login As Customer.

    Login As Customer Information

    1. If you want the page cache to be disabled for you as a customer, choose correspondingly Yes in the Disable Page Cache for Admin User field.

    2. If choose Yes in Keep Guest Shopping Cart Items guest shopping cart will be merged into customer shopping cart during the login process.

    Magento 2 Login as Customer,Information

    Read more »
  9. Login into a customer account from Magento 2 Admin panel

    First of all make sure have Login  As Customer Extension installed on your Magento shop, which enables you to login as a customer from several places such as:

    Admin Customer Grid

    Please, go to Admin Panel > Customers > All Customers.

    Magento 2 Admin Panel,Customers

    Read more »
  10. How To Reindex Magento 2 Using CLI

    To reindex Magneto 2 using CLI (Command Line Interface) please navigate to your Magento folder in a terminal and use command:

    php bin/magento indexer:reindex

    It will reindex all indexes. Here is an example of the success reindex execution:

    Design Config Grid index has been rebuilt successfully in 00:00:00
    Customer Grid index has been rebuilt successfully in 00:00:00
    Category Products index has been rebuilt successfully in 00:00:01
    Product Categories index has been rebuilt successfully in 00:00:00
    Catalog Rule Product index has been rebuilt successfully in 00:00:01
    Product EAV index has been rebuilt successfully in 00:00:02
    Stock index has been rebuilt successfully in 00:00:00
    Product Price index has been rebuilt successfully in 00:00:01
    Catalog Product Rule index has been rebuilt successfully in 00:00:00
    Catalog Search index has been rebuilt successfully in 00:00:02

    Read more »
Posts loader