OpenCart Store Locator

OpenCart Store Locator Plugin Installation Guide

September 14, 2018 OpenCart

OpenCart Store Locator Plugin helps visitors to find out the nearby locations of your stores. It is compatible with all versions of OpenCart 2 & OpenCart 3. It will display the registered store’s location as shown in the image below –

OpenCart Store Locator

You can also ask questions to us if you face any problem with installation.

Opencart Store Locator for OpenCart 2

Step 1)

Please click here to download our plugin for OpenCart 2 version. After downloading the plugin extract it and open “upload” folder. Upload all folders inside upload folder on your site’s root directory of the server. For uploading, you can use WinScp/FileZilla/Cpanel.

Step 2)

Now login to your admin store and go to Extension->Extension Installer page. You should upload the install.ocmod.xml file of the plugin, the installation process will start automatically if installation process complete you should go Extensions -> Modifications page, you will see an entry for this Opencart Store Locator as shown in the image below-

To see the plugin in action you need to refresh the cache by clicking on Refresh button at the top-right corner of the page as shown in the image above –

Step 3)

Now go to your admin and open Extension->Modules. You should see an entry for this Opencart Store Locator extension as shown in the image below –

Step 4)

To see Opencart Store Locator plugin in action, you need to click on install button as shown in the image above. After installing the plugin, click on edit button which is besides at the install button of the plugin.

Step 5)

Now you will see some entities of input fields which is required to fill in and save. Please check the image below –

  • Name of Store.
  • Your Google API Key.
  • Search Radius of stores. Eg: 10,20,30,40
  • If no store available from the user location this message will display.

Step 6)

After saving the extension setting you will see the new option link of a Store at the sidebar of the menu as shown image below-

Permission Issue:

If you get permission denied issue then go to Setting->Users->User Groups, edit administrator or desired group. Now select all access and modify permission and save.

Step 7)

Now go to Store ->Store List, here you will see the list of your registered store but first at all you should register a new store by clicking on Add new Store button as shown image below-

Step 8)

Now you will see some entities of input fields which is required to fill and save as shown image below-

  • You can find the value of Latitude and longitude of your store in Google Maps.

Step 9)

Now should go to the home page of site and check a new entry of Our Stores navigation menu as shown image below-

In case of the custom theme, you should go to this URL for checking the store locator page – domain_name/index.php?route=store/store_locator

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Opencart Store Locator for OpenCart 3

Step 1)

Please click here to download our plugin for OpenCart 3 version. After downloading the plugin login to your admin store and go to Extension->Installer page.

Step 2)

Now first at all you should upload the install.ocmod.zip file of the plugin, the installation process will start automatically if installation process complete you will see a new entry of plugin.

Go to Extensions -> Modifications page, you should see an entry for this OpenCart Store Locator as shown in the image below.

To see the plugin in action you need to refresh the cache by clicking on Refresh button at the top-right corner of the page as shown in the image above.

Step 3)

Now you should upload the store_locator.ocmod.zip file of the plugin, the installation process will start automatically if installation process complete you will see a new entry plugin, as shown image below-

Step 4)

Now go to Extension->Extension page and select the extensions type Modules. You should see an entry of this Opencart Store Locator plugin as shown in the image below.

To see Opencart Store Locator Plugin in action you need to click on install button as shown in the image above. After installing the plugin click on the edit button which is besides at the install button of the plugin.

Step 5)

Now you will see some entities of input fields which is required to fill in and save. Please check the image below –

  • Name of Store.
  • Your Google API Key.
  • Search Radius of stores. Eg: 10,20,30,40
  • If no store available from the user location this message will display.

Step 6)

After saving the extension setting you will see the new option link of a store at the sidebar of the menu as shown image below-

Permission Issue:

If you get permission denied issue then go to Setting->Users->User Groups, edit administrator or desired group. Now select all access and modify permission and save.

Note* All the steps ahead are same as Opencart 2 you should read from Step 7.

We have used Google Map Apis to get nearest stores. Please check billing link of Map Api –

https://cloud.google.com/maps-platform/pricing/

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In case you need any customization in our Store Locator plugin or any other plugin please let us know. You can contact us at [email protected] or chat with us on Skype [email protected]

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