Magento Store Locator

The documentation


After download the package, please proceed with the following steps:

Step 1:

Please unzipped the archive. When opened window, you will see two folder: Step1, Step2.

Step 2:

Installing the extension. You can check compilation state in System > Tool > Compilation, see "Compiler Status". If status is "Enable" to change it to "Disable".

Step 3:

Disable cache at System > Cache Management.

Step 4:

Unload the contents of the module package to the Magento root folder.

- First you copy all the folder in Step1 to the Magento root folder.

- Then you copy all the folder in Step2 to the Magento root folder.

This will not over write the existing Magento folders of files, only the new contents will added.

Step 5:

Refresh your admin user access rights: logout from your store admin and then login back. Next, please Enable Cache.

1. Create Google Map key

Step 1: Visit the Google Developers Console at https://code.google.com/apis/console and log in with your Google Account.

Step 2: Click the APIs link from the left-hand menu.

Step 3: Activate the Google Maps JavaScript API v3, Distance Matrix API, Geocoding API services.

Step 4: Click on the Credentials link in the left menu, the "CREATE NEW KEY" in the "Public API access" section to create Google Map API Key for browser apps.

Step 5: Copy the API KEY and paste it in your back-end

2. Create Facebook API key

Step 1: Visit the Facebook Developer page at http://developers.facebook.com/setup/ and log in with your Facebook Account.

Step 2: Click on the Create New App button in the right.

Step 3: Fill in the form with required information to create a new Facebook app.

Step 4: Click on the Settings link in the left menu.

Step 5: Insert your domain into the App Domain field.

Step 6: Copy the App ID and paste it in your back-end(Store Locator->Settings/Facebook section/Facebook API key)

Go to the CMS IDEAS -> Store Locator -> Manage Store.

You can add new Store or can import them from CSV file. After created stores, you can also export the list of stores to CSV or XML files.

1. Add Store

To create a store, you click the button “Add Store” at top right corner. When opened window, you can see three tab: General Information, Google Map and Time Schedule.

General Information tab

There are 4 section in this tab including: General Info, Location Info, Contact Info, Meta Info. You need to fill data to the required fields as image below:

Google Map tab