This is an advanced customization that only people comfortable with database
management should do.
To start off, you need to make a new row in
your design_elements table. Alternatively you can edit one of the existing
button rows like buttonBilling.
Once you do that, set the fields as
did = next highest did available, which is usually 61 on default
group_id = button
removable = yes
description is an optional field, for this case, we won't put
anything in it.
caption = Get Quote
type = text
content = Get
Save it or insert it as a new row depending how you created the
If everything was set properly, you can now navigate to 'Cart
Settings' > 'Appearance Settings' > 'Edit Site Buttons and Text Images'
and your new "Get Shipping Quote" field to upload a button should be
there. If it is not, then you need to re examine your mysql
After you upload your button, you will now need to adjust the code
in your skin file for the shipping quote page. To do so, you can either
use the file manager , or if you have it available FTP or SSH.
Navigate to your active skins directory, which by default is
/content/skins/flat , and open up shipping_quote.html .
out the following code using html comments <!-- -->
<input type="submit" value="Get Quote"/>
And insert this
Save it, and go to your
shipping quote page and see if the button is appearing. If not, make sure
you have set all the code directly or check your error logs as they may provide
helpful clues as to how to fix it.