For a user guide, tips and limitations for OCMOD installations go to
ocextensions.co.uk OCMOD user guide
Chained selects, selects cascade, dependent drop-downs, dependent options
- whatever the name, the procedure is basically the same, it determines the selection of 'child' options based on the chosen 'parent' option or options and is common on e-commerce sites.
This extension 'Chained Selects' has been developed from scratch for the OpenCart system. It is database driven using PHP, MySql, jQuery and AJAX; no third-party plug-in or widget is used.
Benefits include -
any number of chained selects can be built
one 'child' select can have multiple parents
WHY - ONE child to multiple parents?
Go to ocextensions.co.uk to find out.
Installation - vQmod only
1) Unzip the contents to the root directory of your OpenCart installation, preserving directory structure
-- NO FILES OVERWRITTEN OR ADDED
2) Run the SQL query included with this download NOT forgetting to add the database prefix if you have one.
THIS EXTENSION HAS BEEN THOROUGHLY TESTED ON LINUX, MAC AND WINDOWS OPERATING SYSTEMS AND ON OPERA, SAFARI, CHROME AND FIREFOX BROWSERS.
ALL VARIATIONS HAVE BEEN TRIED BUT PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THIS IS BETA SOFTWARE AND IT IS ALWAYS WISE TO TRY IT OUT ON A TEST SITE BEFORE INSTALLING ON A PRODUCTION SITE. THANK YOU. (NO FILES ARE OVERWRITTEN OR ADDED)
It is important to visit the demo site for information:
ANOTHER FREE EXTENSION FROM OCEXTENSIONS
No support can be given for Journal or Mijo themes.
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