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  1. Dec

    Speed up your uCommerce checkout pipeline

    Speed is key when it comes to e-commerce. Regardless of which platform you use to sell online it has to be fast and no-where is this truer than the checkout processes. uCommerce is a great platform

    Posted by: Tim on Thursday, December 08 2016
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  2. Nov

    Periodically hit a url with Windows Scheduler

    Sometimes you have a task that you want to run every x minutes i.e. updating order statuses or sending abandoned cart emails. There are a few ways you can do this but our preferred method at The Site

    Posted by: Tim on Monday, November 28 2016
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  3. Aug

    Export/get all customer email addresses from uCommerce

    If you running an online web-shop, you'll undoubtably be marketing to your customers so here’s  a simple script for you to generate a list of customers and their emails to import (excluding some of

    Posted by: Tim on Friday, August 19 2016
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  4. Jul

    Export all products and properties from uCommerce

    One of the most time consuming parts of building an e-commerce site is getting the data right and often it requires numerous exports. Although uCommerce is generally awesome, mass updating product

    Posted by: Tim on Tuesday, July 12 2016
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  5. List all products from child categories on uCommerce

    One question I’ve seen batted around a lot is how to list all products from the child categories when viewing a parent category. On the uCommerce demo store Avenue Clothing we simply loop through the

    Posted by: Tim on Friday, July 01 2016
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  6. Sep

    Missing uCommerce tree after upgrade

    I recently updated one of uCommerce websites to 6.7.6 and was faced with an empty tree similar to this: There were no errors coming back from TreeDataService.ashx which was just returning an empty

    Posted by: Tim on Tuesday, September 01 2015
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  7. Jun

    Bulk delete products by SKU in uCommerce

    You may already have come across my script to Quickly delete all products and orders from uCommerce but sometimes you need to delete just a set of products by SKU so here's a new one for you BEGIN

    Posted by: Tim on Tuesday, June 03 2014
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  8. May

    How To: Bulk delete orders in uCommerce

    Sometimes things go wrong in testing but you don't want to delete all orders so here's a little script that will help you quickly delete orders based on your own criteria. In this example I'm deleting

    Posted by: Tim on Wednesday, May 21 2014
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  9. Apr

    No basket exist for the current user when checking out in uCommerce

    Stupidly this had me going for a while today so this is partly a post to act as a reminder not to do it again but also hopefully to help someone else from doing the same. A site we are working on was

    Posted by: Tim on Wednesday, April 23 2014
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  10. Mar

    How to: Delete duplicate products from a category in uCommerce

    I was looking into an issue with one of our sites that couldn't delete a product from a category in uCommerce today and noticed that there were a lot of duplicate product-category relationships in the

    Posted by: Tim on Friday, March 21 2014
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