We work with all versions of osCommerce from MS2.2 to the current MS 2.3.4 plus forks such as Zen Cart, oscMax and Loaded Commerce (previously CRE Loaded) and the new osCommerce Community Edition Phoenix.
We can patch any version to work on php 7.4. No need to upgrade customized sites. We can keep your current site running forever.
We develop new sites as well as take over support of existing sites. We can also manage your hosting environment whether it be a dedicated server or cloud.
We are expert at customizing osCommerce and are experienced in upgrades, patches and site transfers. If you have an osCommerce site, we’re the people to talk to!
osCommerce Official Partner
We understand more than others that osCommerce is a core eCommerce engine rather than an out-of-the-box eCommerce solution.
Unlike open source solutions such as Magento and WooCommerce, which are heavy in functionality, osCommerce is lean providing high performance.
ozEworks has over 15 years experience working with osCommerce and there is pretty much nothing we cannot make it do. We’re the go-to company for fixing osCommerce site problems.
Our team are experienced LAMP developers who can do more than install Add Ons or move pixels around. We can write custom code that will not break the osCommerce framework ensuring your investment is technically sound.
We can upgrade your current site to work with newer version of php and mySQL. We can upgrade your current site to work with newer versions of osCommerce. If you are not sure which path to take, we can help you work out what is most cost-effective for you.
We took over support of this osCommerce MS 2.2 site many years ago. We’ve been through several design iterations; the last being in 2015. Working closely with the AA team, we have improved the Desktop User Experience across device. Soon we will be revisiting the Mobile Phone view.
- Restricted Login
- In-built Help Desk
- Enhanced Catalog Management
- Custom SEO features
- Custom Reports.
We also manage their dedicated server undertaking capacity planning to allow for increased concurrent web traffic to support growing email campaigns. Overall result cost-effective support services for a successful small business.
As well as numerous customization to deal with the complex and ever-changing industry demands, we have also created and supported third party interfaces such as:
- Stone Edge Order Manager
- Google Shopping
- International Checkout
As part of our support, we have undertaken underlying platform upgrades for php and mySQL allowing this highly custom site to continue to operate on osCommerce MS2.2 avoiding a costly rebuild.
We are currently planning a php V7 upgrade as part of a server move.
General eCommerce trends and osCommerce announcements
Authorize.net AIM and SIM modules have reached end of life. You can keep using them for as long as they actually work or upgrade to a newer version when one if published for your specific eCommerce solution. ozEworks will not be accepting Express Support tickets for any Authorize,net AIM or SIM related issues.
For anyone using International Checkout (or thinking to) they have gone out of business. You will just get a 404 page not found when you try and use it.
One obvious way to increase revenue is to sell “cross-border” meaning to other countries; however doing so is not without its challenges. So what are the two main issues you should consider when opening your doors to international sales?
You might be aware that earlier this year, PayPal indicated they were updating their policy regarding refunded transactions. They have now confirmed that as of October 11, 2019, when a transaction is refunded all fees associated them will not be. Ouch!