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Send Email Attachments Using Zend_Mail Magento

There was an error sending your email internal code error: magentoFiles can be attached to an e-mail using the createAttachment() method. The default behavior of Zend_Mail is to assume the attachment is a binary object (application/octet-stream), that it should be transferred with base64 encoding, and that it is handled as …

Magento Model Code Generation

This is a quick one for advanced users, is a recent problem, I answered StackOverflow inspired.

Magento as well as about an abstract system as one of the advantages is the opportunity it presents metaprogramming. Drops action in a controller (which is the following code, you can define an internal function in PHP)

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 – How to Add JQuery/Ajax Add-To-Cart

So, the thing Ajax and all being, I was hunting for a way to an item to add the car with a Ajax call in Magento. Recently, I noticed there was a module that apparently either did not I, but had not seen it or did not exist when I wrote this, so I hacked my way through it.

PHP is not my primary language – I'm from the ASP, ASP.Net, C # world, but Magento was convincing enough that I took the plunge. I'm sure there are many things I do better / differently than here, so if you could get some suggestions, I'm all ears!