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OpenCart 1.4 Beginner's Guide by Murat Yilmaz

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Time for action—setting file permissions

OpenCart system uses its several directories dynamically to create, change, and delete the files when needed. Because of this, we have to be sure that the correct file permissions are applied on these files and folders.

Now, let's see how we will set the permissions using cPanel File Manager:

  1. We should be sure that the following directories and config files are writeable, meaning that their permissions are set to at least 755. We can check this by using cPanel file manager.
    • /store/image
    • /store/image/cache
    • /store/image/data
    • /store/system/cache
    • /store/system/logs
    • /store/download
    • /store/config.php
    • /store/admin/config.php

    Note

    Some hosting systems require 777 permissions for OpenCart to work properly. If the installation ...

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