from my blog

latest Posts


We can set the browser caching expiration using .htaccess file. Copy the code below and paste it in your .htaccess file. ## EXPIRES CACHING ## <IfModule mod_expires.c> ExpiresActive On ExpiresByType image/jpg "access 1 year" ExpiresByType image/jpeg "access 1 year" ExpiresByType...

We know Magento support multiple currency. I have found the solution to check current currency in the Magento site frontend To get Current Currency <?php echo $currency_code = Mage::app()->getStore()->getCurrentCurrencyCode(); ?> If you looking for current currency symbol use : <?php...

Sometimes we want to show remaining quantity of a product in our magento shop. Simple method to get product quantity is: <?php (int) Mage::getModel('cataloginventory/stock_item')->loadByProduct($_product)->getQty(); ?> It can be helpful to show an alert message like below: <?php $product_qty=(int) Mage::getModel('cataloginventory/stock_item')->loadByProduct($_product)->getQty(); if($product_qty<5)...

All the website developer (who works on Magento) know how to install the magento extension. We use magento downloader   to install extension. But sometimes we receive the an error “ERROR: failed to mkdir”. Generally you get the problem after...

this is the most common problem we face when we install the magento in localhost. This is because of  session parameter. Really simple solution to commenting a single line. Below is the solution 1) go to root/app/code/core/Mage/Core/Model/Session/Abstract/ 2) Open the...

This is the most common problem which we face. We try to start but every time we get a warning "Warning : Terminating worker thread 0" It is because Apache use port 80. So you need to check some program...

XAMPP Installation

June 10, 2011

Xampp is really useful application for PHP programmer. As you know, we need  Apache server to run php programs. Most of the PHP  programmer know their own experience that it is not easy to install Apache server. Xampp is really...

Best Quote

June 9, 2011

A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man. -- Lana Turner The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake...

Really big question for beginner who want to learn website development.  They go for learning PHP/MySQL, HTML, ASP, ASP.NET etc etc. The real fact is in this field we should have knowledge of Photoshop. I never said to become master, but my biggest concern is...