Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Can't access Wamp from another PC at your location?

I was getting on fine browsing 'localhost' on the machine that held the WAMP installation, but even with the firewall off, the WAMP server 'online', I was getting 'permission denied' when browsing from other machines on my local network.

This was the solution for me:

Thursday, 4 December 2014

Embedding YouTube Videos in OpenCart Products

Sometimes the simplest solutions are the best.

Forget all the VQmods and Extensions.

Just go to the product description, hit the 'Source Code' button to reveal the HTML view in the editor. And paste the YouTube generated embed code right there.


YouTube embed code options are quite advanced. Don't merely take the default code, or even the default player sizes. Have a play, choose custom sizes, start the video from a particular time, all kinds of options are available.