involving the installation of this software are always tied to server settings
or the server does not meet the requirements listed below. Many hosting
companies continue to restrict accounts in an effort to reduce customer service.
It is highly recommended you check your server settings prior to attempting an
installation. Our technical department is willing to assist on any installation
questions you may have, but we do charge 30.00 Euro /hour for issues that are
not associated with the software and are deemed to be server-setting issues. If
you are not sure if your server supports the below requirements, take the time
to send in a request to your hosting company to verify prior to
PHP 4.3.x or higher
MySQL 3.2 and above
Server (http, https)
90 MB of free disk space
GD Library Support (version
cURL Library Support
will need to unzip the ZIP folder that contains the IXXO Cart for Joomla
Folders included in zip:
Before installing the com_ixxocart.zip component, make
sure that the tmp folder in your joomla root directory, has attributes set to
777 or 755 depending on your server. If not change to either 777 or 755.
Also check if your server's safe_mode is turned
off. If its on you should change to off. This is required for some server
The installer folder contains the IXXO Cart component for
Joomla, that needs to be installed first.
1. Login to your Joomla
2. Click on the extensions tab and click on
3. In the new window click on the
browse button and choose the com_ixxocart.zip and press ok
4. Click on Upload File & Install button
you did everything right you will get a message "Upload Component -
6. Select from the "Components" drop down Menu
the "IXXO Cart" link
7. A step-by-step procedure will
guide you through the rest of the installation
DONT CHANGE THE SCREEN
UNTIL YOU UPLOAD the 2 ZIP FILES included in the "upload" folder, TO THE
8. Now you will need to manually
upload the the 2 zip files with
your ftp client.
9. Upload the 2 zip filess to:
10. Set the following folder attributes to
777 or 755
11. GO back to your browser and click on "click here" to
continue the installation
12. A step by step wizard will guide you through to the
rest of the installation procedure.
yo get an error after inserting your license key, you will need to change the
engine_config.php file in:
administrator/components/com_ixxocart/content/engine/ to 777 or 755.
13. After the cart has been installed, Change the
attributes of the "compiled" folder in /components/com_ixxocart/content/ to
777 or 755.
After successful installation you will need to install
the modules found in the "modules" folder like you do with any other joomla
According to your template module positions you will have to choose at
which position each module will be displayed.
It's not necessary to publish
all of them if not required.