Lightquick Web Design - Elements of the past and the future combining to make something not quite as good as either

LightQuick Web Design - Latest News

We have just completed a new web site for Steve Keeping at IllustratorsPlace.co.uk. The new site features a really fun Joomla CMS front-end using a funky and fun template. LightQuick will be providing the hosting and Steve's Illustrator's workshop will be providing the images.
You are here:
  • Decrease font size
  • Default font size
  • Increase font size
Downloads
Overview Search Downloads
Download details

 Download
   
XE Currency Converter for Virtuemart 1.0.15 1.1
Licence GNU/GPL
Price
Language English
Size 163.78 KB
System Joomla 1.0/Joostina 1.2
Author
Website
Created 2010-10-20
Downloads 442

Currency converter for USD, GBP and EUR Virtuemart 1.0.15

xe.jpg

Virtuemart XE Currency Convert is a virtuemart currency hack that allow you to convert between GBP, EUR and USD currencies by using the currency exchange rates as provided by www.XE.com. Changing the following files means that the whole shop will display prices in the selected currency. Requires Virtuemart 1.0.15. We have modified the original code to ensure that the exchange rate data can be read from the new XE site.
xe-currency-example.jpg This hack is not installable in the conventional Joomla sense. Using an FTP tool, backup the existing files, rename them and replace them with these new files:


/public_html/administrator/components/com_virtuemart/classes/class_xe_curr_conv.php
/public_html/administrator/components/com_virtuemart/classes/class_currency_display.php
/public_html/administrator/components/com_virtuemart/classes/ps_product.php
/public_html/administrator/components/com_virtuemart/classes/ps_checkout.php
/public_html/administrator/components/com_virtuemart/classes/ps_order.php
/public_html/administrator/components/com_virtuemart/html/account.order_details.php
/public_html/administrator/components/com_virtuemart/html/shop.product_details.php
/public_html/administrator/components/com_virtuemart/html/templates/product_details/flypage.php
/public_html/components/com_virtuemart/virtuemart_parser.php
/public_html/includes/joomla.php

The zip also contains:

xe-module-example.jpgmod_xe_currency.zip  which has inside it:
/public_html/modules/mod_currency.php
/public_html/modules/mod_currency.xml

Extract the mod_xe_currency.zip file and use the standard Joomla module installation process to create a module in a prominent position.

 See it here in action live: http://www.goodwoodantiques.com

 

READ THIS: Be aware that the site where the currency feed is extracted from (www.xe.com) can change the format of its page from time to time (on average once every two years). This can have the adverse effect of changing the currency conversion rate. If this occurs then changes will need to be made. You can contact me and I will make the changes for you.  You can of course make the changes yourself, send them to me and I will be glad to share them with the world. The new version here will be kept updated as soon as I know of a change to the xe.com feed page. It is in your interests to let me know if things change!

If you want to be kept informed of any changes then contact me using the contact page.

Comments (3)Add comments
slartibartfast wrote on September 01, 2011
 
Title: works beautifully on VM 1.0.15
A tricky one to implement this but it functions very well
report abuse
vote down
vote up

Votes: +0
luis wrote on October 22, 2011
 
Title: VirtueMart 1.1.6 stable
Hi I would like to know if this works with VirtueMart 1.1.6 stable

EDIT: Luis, as it states, this is for VM 1.0.15 only
report abuse
vote down
vote up

Votes: +0
seskie wrote on January 20, 2012
 
Title: error
i tested this with virtuemart 1.1.8 en virtuemart breaks,showing blank page
report abuse
vote down
vote up

Votes: +0

Write comment

busy

Cookies

Like most websites LightQuick uses cookies. In order to deliver a personalised, responsive service and to improve the site we remember and store information about how you use it. This is done using simple text files called cookies which sit on your computer. These cookies are completely safe and secure and will never contain any sensitive information. They are used only by Lightquick or the trusted partners we work with ie. Google.

Steampunk Yahoo Widget

How about something special for the weekend sir?

Steampunk Yahoo clock/calendar widget download

LightquSteampunk Stamp Widgetick have a nice little Yahoo widget for you to download. Click on the image above.

Do you need a stamp with that madam?

     

Steampunk Widget Downloads

Download the Steampunk Orrery XWidget here

Steampunk Orrery XWidget

Downloads: 178
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(0)

Download the Steampunk Orrery Rainmete... here

Steampunk Orrery Rainmete...

Downloads: 194
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(0)

Download the Steampunk Resource Monito... here

Steampunk Resource Monito...

Downloads: 1175
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(5)

Download the Steampunk Clock Widget here

Steampunk Clock Widget

Downloads: 1116
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(6)

Download the Joomla Multi-Site Status ... here

Joomla Multi-Site Status ...

Downloads: 240
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(5)

Download the Yahoo Widget SDK and Runt... here

Yahoo Widget SDK and Runt...

Downloads: 1583
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(9)

Download the Steampunk Orrery Calendar... here

Steampunk Orrery Calendar...

Downloads: 4973
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(2)

Download the Steampunk Weather Widget here

Steampunk Weather Widget

Downloads: 50108
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(38)

Download the Cyberpunk Yahoo thermioni... here

Cyberpunk Yahoo thermioni...

Downloads: 4426
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(15)

Download the Steampunk CPU / GPU tempe... here

Steampunk CPU / GPU tempe...

Downloads: 10077
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(26)

Download the Steampunk Clock Calendar ... here

Steampunk Clock Calendar ...

Downloads: 15555
Avg. Rating:
StarStarStarStarStar(62)

Virtuemart Assistance

If you require assistance regarding VM or Joomla then please contact lightquick here...

Contact me here

Site Total Page Views

mod_vvisit_countermod_vvisit_countermod_vvisit_countermod_vvisit_countermod_vvisit_countermod_vvisit_countermod_vvisit_counter
mod_vvisit_counterToday13
mod_vvisit_counterYesterday374
mod_vvisit_counterThis week2463
mod_vvisit_counterThis month4080
mod_vvisit_counterAll Visitors691497

Site Last Modified

Site Last Modified:Wednesday 1 May 2013, 0:05

Administrator Login Form

Log In / Sign Up
You do not need to login to download from this site.

Our Sponsors Adverts

Support Sponsored Links

Click on our sponsors advert to support this site... it helps pay for all the free downloads you will find here

Find us on the FreeIndex directory under Web Designers
Powered By PageCache