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Magento Developer Certification Topics Index

describe magento codepoolsdescribe typical magento module structurehow does the framework interact with the various codepools? 1 – Basics This topic comprises approximately 5% of the exam. Questions are drawn randomly from the following objectives: Fundamentals ○ Describe and apply basic principles and processes of Object Oriented Programming (OOP) and Model-View-Controller …

Magento Popup Offer on Leaving Installation

magento popupDownload Offer On Leaving Magento Extension here. #1 Installation: Extract Magento Extension. Using your FTP client upload app, skin, js directories to your magento store root. This would not overwrite any files, just add the extension to its folder. That’s all. #2 Extension Configuration General Setting: Enabled: Enable / …

Understanding about Magento Block in Magento MVC pattern

magento mvc architecturemagento mvcmagento architecture mvc design patternMVC in MAgentounderstanding magento mvcmvc architecture in magentoMany developers are familiar with the MVC (Model View Controller) design pattern that is seemingly ubiquitous throughout web frameworks. Looking through the code in Magento, however, we see many other components besides the M’s the V’s …

Sending Magento SMTP email problem with Google App mail

magento smtpWe just upgraded from Magento 1.3 to Magento 1.4.2, switched hosting providers, and suddenly our transactional emails were not being sent out. We were using the SMTP Pro extension by Ashley Schroeder (highly recommended, btw). The problem turned out to be with our hosting provider, Nexcess. They were blocking …

Magento Reference Name List in layout XML for Template Designer

magento reference namereference name magentomagento layout reference namemagento reference namesmagento reference listmagento layout reference name change templateMagento use layout XML  to define page layout structure and indicate how blocks included and access to predefined position called reference area (either place holder). You can modify the layout by editing specific XML …

Magento Developer Certification Intro

magento certification bookMagento Certified Developer The Magento Certified Developer knows the features existing in the Magento core and how to implement them. In addition to that, he or she knows how the database storage is architected and has experience with the implementation details of all core Magento modules. A Magento Certified …