Add Order Number search to all Admin pages

Introduction This is a quick and dirty one, but oh will it make your day. I don't know about you, but I find myself jumping from order to order and it's always by order number. Well, there really isn't a way to get straight from one order to another by order number. You have to always go back to the main Dashboard and enter the order number there. So I modified the Admin header navigation control to include an order number field. That way every single page on the Admin side has a box where you can type in any order number and jump straight to the order details page. ...

Jul 22, 2008 READ MORE
How to FTP files in AC7 code

Introduction Did you know that you can send and receive files via FTP right in your own web pages? Did you know you can do it with 4 lines of code AND know if it worked? Aha, now I have your attention AbleCommerce 7 includes a nifty little FTP component that makes uploading and downloading files via FTP a snap. This brief tutorial will explain how to do a simple FTP upload to a remote site. Remember, since .Net programming is all server-side, this is from the perspective of your web server and not your web browser. In other words, this is how you make your web server upload a file to a re...

Jul 02, 2008 READ MORE