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Update OpenCart Catalog from Your Android Device

Mobile Assistant for OpenCart makes it convenient to reach your online store from anywhere. Staying connected to the store twenty-four hours a day, you can monitor business performance, check the latest statistics and be informed on changes.

Mobile Assistant functionality has been enhanced with another cool feature that will make catalog handling more approachable. Product edits can be fulfilled now right from your smartphone or tablet (Android operating system) if you have Mobile Assistant application installed.

Product editing option is available in Mobile Assistant application starting from version 3.2.0. In order to access this feature, you should have Mobile Assistant Connector v.1.4.3. If you are using the version older than this, update the module in OpenCart Admin.


What Product Fields Can Be Changed from OpenCart Mobile Assistant

Using Mobile Assistant you can perform the following changes:

  • change product status
  • insert/update product name
  • implement changes to Model field
  • maintain stock for products
  • change SKU of your store items
  • update product pricing
  • upload product images stored on mobile

  • image upload from prestashop mobile assistant

  • handle product description
  • manage universal codes (ISBN, EAN, JAN, etc)
  • scan the codes right from Mobile Assistant and input them to products
  • scan opencart product code from mobile

How Are Updates Performed to OpenCart Products from Mobile Assistant?

To update products from the application, you are supposed to proceed with the following steps:

  1. Open Mobile Assistant on Android and navigate to Products tab in the main menu.

  2. opencart mobile assistant product edit option

  3. Choose an item you need to renew and click on edit icon as the screenshot demonstrates.

  4. update opencart products from mobile

  5. Input necessary updates and press Apply button above to save them.

  6. update opencart products from mobile

Please note, Product Update is a paid option built-in Mobile Assistant. There are two plans available - product editing for one year, that allows you to update products from Android for one year and permanent product editing.

Edit option displays on product page on condition that it is unlocked in In-app Products in Mobile Assistant Settings.


update opencart products from mobile

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Limited Support on August, 24th


Dear Customers,

We want to inform you that on Thursday, August 24th, eMagicOne will be providing limited support. If you have a question or problem, the best way to contact us for assistance will be via e-mail.

Please note, phone support and live chat will be unavailable.

Your requests to our help desk received during that day will be replied according to the queue. Though, it may take a bit longer than usual to get back to you with the support response.

Your patience during this period is greatly appreciated. We will be back in full force and ready to help you on Friday, August 25th when usual support hours resume.

Thank you for understanding.

During this period you will still have full access to your licenses and software will be available for purchase at -
https://www.opencartmanager.com/buy-now-store-manager/order/

Regards,
eMagicOne Team.

Winter is Coming!

Summer almost over, which means that winter is coming. Hmm, ... don’t we still have 3 autumn months ahead?

Alright, those months are still on the calendar so you can take your time. However, the truth is that time flies and the holiday shopping season with back-to-school, Halloween, Black Friday and Christmas will be here before you blink. Wait, have you just done it?

Don’t wait to gear up for busy festive period!

emagicone christmas in august

It’s Never Too Early To Get Ready to Sales Season

It might seem a little early to think ahead to the holiday season now, when it is still summer. On the other hand, this is a perfect time, as this period is pretty slow and quiet. So starting Christmas planning now will eventually bring you abundant of benefits on December. <.p>

Use these days to invest all your efforts to clear out your old stock, update existing inventory, plan upcoming top-notch holiday promotions, review and diagnose your OpenCart shop for issues to get it in tip-top shape to ensure that you are ready, before holiday rush begins.

Separate the Chores From the Celebration

One of the most convincing reasons to make holiday preparations early is less pressure. While your competitors will be in a rush, making last-minute preparations and dealing with problems, you will avoid this stress and enjoy festive period.

Automate routine operations and enjoy profitable results with Store Manager for OpenCart software!

With the app you will be able to:

  • work offline without waiting for browser page to load
  • add/edit products in seconds with smart import functionality, supporting upload from the files of .csv, .xml, .xls, .xlsx, .ods and .txt formats
  • set up scheduled updates of your inventory, synchronizing it with supplier's data automatically
  • massively modify item details using multi-editors, for example, setting price mark-downs by value or percentage in seconds
  • create multiple statistical reports up to your needs
  • easily integrate with additional sales channels and accounting systems.

Christmas in August

Do less, enjoy more! Ensure yourself an organized Christmas with our software.

Limited Support on June 28th

emagicone support hours

Dear Customers,

We want to inform you that on Wednesday, June 28th eMagicOne will be providing limited support.

If you have a question or problem, the best way to contact us for assistance will be via e-mail - contact@emagicone.com
Please note, phone support and live chat will be unavailable.

Your requests to our help desk received during this day will be replied according to the queue. Though, it may take a bit longer than usual to get back to you with the support response.

Your patience during this period is greatly appreciated. We will be back in full force and ready to help you on Thursday, June 29th, when usual support hours resume.

Meanwhile, to smooth over this minor inconvenience, we would also like to remind you that our Anniversary promo will be available till July 10th at:
https://www.opencartmanager.com/buy-now-store-manager/order/

Regards,
eMagicOne Team

eMagicOne Turns 5 - Celebrate With Us!

eMagicOne anniversary 5

These days our company celebrates its 5th birthday! This is a significant milestone for us and we are very happy to look back and recall what we have achieved so far!

The History

This is the 5th anniversary of company’s founding, however, we have been in business for more than 15 years.

During that time, we have developed lots of solutions, that made it easier for thousands of eCommerce merchants to manage their stores and grow them to successful businesses.

The Growth

It has been an eventful ride! We had many wonderful achievements over these 5 years and here are some of the highlights:

  • We have developed and maintained more than 10 projects (both desktop called Store Manager and native mobile called Mobile Assistant)
  • Our applications are translated into more than 30 different languages
  • We have written 1000+ useful articles, tutorial and how-tos
  • Received 10,000+ live feedbacks from our clients
  • Grown to serve community of more than 100,000+ active users
  • Updated billions of items using our software
  • Expanded from our development office (Ternopil, Ukraine) and opened HQ located in Plymouth, MN, US
  • Opened outsource department to satisfy the business needs of the most demanding clients
  • Re-designed our sites a few times to improve user experience
  • Our team has also grown through these years and now consists of 45 trully excellent eCommerce experts
  • Finally, we’ve just rolled-out a new service called eScraper that allows you to retrieve data from any website, compare prices, prepare ecommerce-friendly format and more.

The Future

We constantly move forward and work on some new projects to continue to innovate, expand and improve our software. We have more awesome products to reveal to you in the near future, so stay connected!

Thanks for being a part of our family! Without you, nothing of this would have been possible! You give us the confidence to grow and we will do our best to continue providing high quality products and services.

Easter Opening Hours of eMagicOne Support Team


happy easter from emagicone

Easter holidays roll around! Are you wondering when we will be open? There is nothing more frustrating than trying to reach some company for help and finding out that it is closed without any notice informing you about that.

So here are our opening hours during this festive period:
Good Friday April, 14th - Open
Easter Weekend (Saturday April, 15th - Sunday April, 16th) - Closed
Monday April, 17th - Closed
Tuesday April, 18th - Friday April, 21st - Open

If any questions occur during the days we are closed, you can mail them to us and they will be answered in the first place, when we return to our usual operation hours (on Tuesday April, 18th).

Meanwhile, to smooth over this minor inconvenience, we would also like to remind you that our Easter promo will be available till April 17th. So if you have not made use of it yet, this week is high time to save some money, applying our 15% discount code EMAG-E9FS-ESTR here -
http://www.opencartmanager.com/buy-now-store-manager/order/

For all clients who celebrate Easter, we wish you happy holiday!


Regards,

eMagicOne

Renovated OpenCart eBay Integration Addon is Officially Available

Great news for OpenCart merchants!

eMagicone Team is incredibly excited to announce the debut of renovated OpenCart eBay Integration module. We have been working hand-in-hand to develop refurbished version of the application with significant features and improvements, that will help you join world famous marketplace, sell internationally and increase the number of potential customers.

opencart ebay integration module

Having successfully gone through the Beta stage of its development, eBay Integration addon v.3.0.3.379 for OpenCart is officially available. You can download version by this link - Download OpenCart eBay Integration addon

*OpenCart eBay Integration module is compatible with Store Manager starting from version 2.0.0.794. If you are using the older version of Store Manager than this, but want to update eBay Integartion addon to version 3.0.3.379, update the application first.

Please note, OpenCart eBay Integration module is available in Store Manager in demo mode. Therefore you can process limited number of products. For testing purpose you are allowed to manage up to 10 items only. More details about the addon is available by this link - https://www.opencartmanager.com/ebay-integration-for-opencart/

We recommend to backup your current version of eBay Integration addon in case you need to roll it back.


Here is the list of new facilities and improvements this version delivers to OpenCart users:

Features:

  1. Product listing option has been added. You can create multiple listings with OpenCart products and use them for export/synchronization in eBay Integration addon.

  2. opencart ebay integration module

  3. Operation logs, displaying recent activity, are now available in eBay Integration addon.

  4. opencart ebay integration module

  5. Shipping Rate Tables support has been added to eBay Integration addon.

  6. There have been added the options to re-export/re-synchronize products from listings in case of last export/synchronization failure.

Improvements:

  1. Lists of detailed export/synchronize configurations have been implemented. Now you can see additional information, such as configuration name, listing name, number of products, right in the configuration list.

  2. opencart ebay integration module

  3. Possibility to export only new products from eBay listing has been added.

  4. Any issue, occurring in the course of product export to eBay or synchronization, will be recorded to logs, the procedure of export/synchronization will not stop.

  5. Category mapping validation has been added. If store categories are not mapped to eBay categories, there will come notifying message asking to associate them.

  6. opencart ebay integration category mapping

Fixes:

  1. Shipping cost calculation in the process of order import from eBay has been fixed.
  2. The width of category dropdown list on category mapping step corresponds to column width by default.
  3. All operation logs can be deleted at once in eBay Integration addon.
  4. Specifics for all categories are now displayed on “Select Category Settings” step in the addon.
  5. Product quantity and status fields are set by default on synchronization options step in eBay Integration addon.
  6. It is possible now to launch eBay Integration addon after products have been added to the listing from Store Manager grid. You can choose how to continue work: just add some products to listing or add products to listings and launch the addon afterwards.

**eBay Integration is Store Manager for OpenCart addon and can't be used as a standalone product. If you still do not have Store Manager, run free trial to experience eBay Integration addon and other Store Manager functional possibilities.