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With help of this module you can tune the automatic update of the currency rates for your site toward of any available currency that you can find [url="http://finance.yahoo.com/currency-converter"]here[/url].
Why do you need this add-on?
Currency rates auto update - it's a very useful function, especially in some situations, when the shop prices are presented in few currencies at once, or you have opportunity to buy goods for currency in shop, that different from the official currency of country. This add-on is helps buyers orient in price immediately, without using other sources for this. Thus this add-on will increase attractiveness of shop for potential buyers.
How does it work?
Immediately after the add-on installation on the page with list of all currency ( "Administration" -> "Currencies" ) the sidebox "LIVE EXCHANGE RATES" are transformed, exactly icon Ð£ahoo finance. If you click on the new icon, then will be updated currency rates.
Let's look in detail at the add-on.
Currency update can be produced in two modes:
manually, with click on the special icon Ð£ahoo finance ( "Administration" -> "Currencies" );
By default the add-on work in the manual mode. Automatic mode can be choosing in the add-on settings. It is necessary to specify the time of updates:
The time of update must be specified in the "hh:mm" format, where
"hh" - amount of hour ( from 0 to 23 );
"mm" - amount of minutes ( from 0 to 59 ).
For example: "15:10".
Also you have opportunity of choose the format of display of currency in "LIVE EXCHANGE RATES" sidebox:
As a ratio of the additional currency to the primary one, for example: EUR / USD ~ 1.3466 ( right on image below );
As the amount of the primary currency in the additional one, for example: 1 USD ~ 0.74 EUR ( left on image below ).
1. To install the modification on your CS-Cart, it is necessary to copy this archive to the root directory and unpack it.
2. Then one should install the "[WSA] Currency rates synchronization" module on the modules page in the administrator area.
The automatic updates will occur during the first visit by any users in the stores in accordance with the time specified in the settings.
PS. In the first 10 days of sales add-on will have the discount of 69 percents. The price taking into account a discount of 9 USD, without a discount of 29 USD. At present this add-on is available only for CS-Cart 4.0.x and 4.1.x.