Introduction

This modifier will allow you to respond to customer reviews. Also, the modifier will allow you to:

  • To leave the response to a reviews;
  • Quickly change the status of the revocation;
  • The notification message of the client about the response by mail;
  • To change date of adding of a response (for versions is lower 2.3.x);
  • Enable / disable moderating reviews;
  • Enable / disable mandatory e-mail filling;
  • WYSIWYG editor for editing reviews.

Compatibility of versions of OpenCart

Opencart
3.0.2.0
3.0.1.2
3.0.1.1
3.0.0.0
2.3.0.2
2.3.0.1
2.3.0.0
2.2.0.0
2.1.0.2
2.1.0.1
2.0.3.1
2.0.2.0
2.0.1.1
2.0.1.0

Opencart.pro
2.3.0.2.x
2.1.0.2.x
2.1.0.1.x
2.0.3.1

ocStore
2.3.0.2.2
2.3.0.2.1
2.3.0.2
2.1.0.2.1
2.1.0.2
2.1.0.1.1
2.1.0.1

Compatible templates


Default
Journal Theme
Adding other templates will be done after customer requests.

Installation

Installation of the modifier consists of two parts. In each archive«Install Opencart» you'll find modifiers:

  1. «ReplyToReviews_AdminPanel.ocmod.zip» - contains the main functionality for the Admin Panel.

    In the archive is a SQL file. If the database prefix is different from the standard one «oc_», then before the installation, extract the file «install.sql» and replace the prefix with a text editor «oc_» on your prefix, then upload the file back to the archive.

  2. «ReplyToReviews_StoreFront_Default.ocmod.zip» - Functional for the default template.
  3. «ReplyToReviews_StoreFront_Journal.ocmod.zip» - Functionality for the Journal Template.


Step 1

  1. In the admin panel, go to «Extensions > Extension Installer» and install the file «ReplyToReviews_AdminPanel.ocmod.zip»;
  2. After the message of the successful installation in the «Extensions > Modifications» and click on the blue «Refresh» button (top right corner) See example;
  3. If the functionality does not appear, check the error log.

Step 2

Choose a modifier for your template and follow these steps:

  1. In the admin panel, go to «Extensions > Extension Installer» and install the file «ReplyToReviews_StoreFront_*.ocmod.zip» for your template;
  2. After the message of the successful installation in the «Extensions > Modifications» and click on the blue «Refresh» button (top right corner) See example;
  3. If the functionality does not appear, check the error log.

Upgrade from v2 to v3

To update the version of the modifier, follow these steps.:



Step 1

  1. In the admin panel, go to «Extensions > Modifications» and delete the modifier Answer to the commentary;
  2. Unzip the archive«Update Opencart»;
  3. In the admin panel, go to «Extensions > Extension Installer» and install the file «ReplyToReviews_AdminPanel.ocmod.zip»;
  4. After the message of the successful installation in the «Extensions > Modifications» and click on the blue «Refresh» button (top right corner) See example;
  5. If the functionality does not appear, check the error log.

In the archive «ReplyToReviews_AdminPanel.ocmod.zip» is a SQL file. If the database prefix is different from the standard one «oc_», then before the installation, extract the file «install.sql» and replace the prefix with a text editor «oc_» on your prefix, then upload the file back to the archive.



Step 2

Choose a modifier for your template and follow these steps:

  1. In the admin panel, go to «Extensions > Extension Installer» and install the file «ReplyToReviews_StoreFront_*.ocmod.zip» for your template;
  2. After the message of the successful installation in the «Extensions > Modifications» and click on the blue «Refresh» button (top right corner) See example;
  3. If the functionality does not appear, check the error log.

Settings

Для настройки перейдите: «Setting > Store Settings» inside go to the «Options» tab, in the«Reviews» section you will find additional settings:

  • Disable moderation - Disable approval of reviews by the administrator;
  • Required field Email? - Required field for email;

Design

If the standard design does not fit into your website design, you can modify the CSS styles in the «readmore.css», file that is located:

catalog \ view \ javascript \ jquery \ readmore \ readmore.css

Language

The modifier has full support for several languages. English, Russian and Ukrainian are installed by default.
Below you will find instructions on how to add and translate a modifier into your language.

Depending on the version of OpenCart, the folder may be called «english» or «en-gb»



Admin-panel:

  • Copy the file «reply_reviews.php» from the folder:

    admin \ language \ english \ catalog \ reply_reviews.php

  • Paste into the folder and then transfer the contents of the file:

    admin \ language \ YOUR_LANGUAGE \ catalog \ reply_reviews.php



Mail:

  • Copy the file «reply_reviews.php» from the folder:

    admin \ language \ english \ mail \ reply_reviews.php

  • Paste into the folder and then transfer the contents of the file:

    admin \ language \ YOUR_LANGUAGE \ mail \ reply_reviews.php



Store Front:

  • Copy the file «reply_reviews.php» from the folder:

    catalog \ language \ english \ product \ reply_reviews.php

  • Paste into the folder and then transfer the contents of the file:

    catalog \ language \ YOUR_LANGUAGE \ product \ reply_reviews.php

Changelog
  • v3.004.07.2018

    Latest release

    • Optimized code for working on assemblies Opencart / Opencart.pro / ocStore;
    • Works with version 2.0.1.0 and higher.;
    • Modifiers are divided into AdminPanel and StorFront;
    • Language localization is made in a separate file;
    • Notification of the client about the reply by mail;
    • Enable / disable comments for moderation;
    • The E-mail field has been added;
    • Enable / disable the mandatory filling of the E-mail field;
    • Quickly enable / disable comments from the list (Admin);
    • WYSIWYG editor for editing reviews;
    • Поддержка шаблона Journal Theme
  • v2.127.08.2016
    • Bug fixes.
  • v2.003.08.2016
    • The Ukrainian language is added;
    • The ability to change the date of revocation is added;
    • Simplified installation of the modifier;
    • Replaced with the inscription "The answer of the administrator".
  • v1.009.08.2015
    • The initial version.

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