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The AJAX Login Pro extension for Magento is an essential tool for those online owners who want to make login procedure as comfortable and fast for customers as possible. The less time visitors spend on logging in or registration, the higher customer experience is and the more registered users you get.

Features

  • Quick login, registration, and password recovering
  • Optional redirection to specified URL
  • Newsletter Subscription section
  • Terms & Conditions option
  • Login via Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Twitter, Amazon
  • Easy and flexible settings

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Installation

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1. Backup your web directory and store database.

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You can make backup copies with any tool you find appropriate

If you are going to use the native Magento backup function, navigate to System -> Tools -> Backups and perform System and Database backups

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 2. Log in to the Magento backend

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 3. Disable compilation

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Navigate to System -> Tools -> Compilation.

If Compiler status is Disabled, you can skip to the next step

If Compiler is enabled, disable it.

IMPORTANT: after the extension is installed, you can enable the compilation again; IT IS CRUCIAL that you use "Run Compilation Process" function, not just "Enable button"

Warning

Installing an extension with the Compilation enabled will result in store downtime.

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 4. Flush store cache

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You can flush the store cache in 2 ways:

  • via the backend:

Navigate to System -> Cache Management menu, and click Flush Magento Cache button

  • via filesystem:

On your server, navigate to Magento root folder, then proceed to /var/cache/; delete all the content there.

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 5. Download the extension package from your account and extract the downloaded archive

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 6. Copy the content of /Step_1/ folder to your store's root directory

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The extension comes with 2 design packages: /base/default/ and /rwd/default/ .

In case you are using a custom theme, it is recommended to copy the design files to your current theme's folders. In case there are several themes in use at the same store, the design files must be copied to each of them.

  • Find this folder in the package: /step_1/app/design/frontend/base/default/ ; copy its content to /app/design/frontend/[your_package]/[your_theme]/
  • Find this folder in the package: /step_1/skin/frontend/base/default/ ; copy its content to /skin/frontend/[your_package]/[your_theme]/
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 7. Copy the content of /Step_2/ folder to your store's root directory

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 8. Flush store cache again; log out from the backend and log in again.

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