Install & Updates

Installations

Extension Installer

  1. Uploading
    Go to Extensions > Extension Installer and upload file below sequentially.
    1. installer/rhythm.ocmod.zip
    2. installer/theme_name.ocmod.zip (ex.installer/default2.ocmod.zip)
    3. installer/gearbox.ocmod.zip

    NOTE If you get warning "using the same ID code as the one you are trying to upload!" mean you installing same version. Click the clear button and no need to proceed.

  2. Pre-installation
    1. Go to Extensions > Modifications, refresh modification to generate new modification cache.
      NOTE If you see modification with same name, delete the one with lower version before refresh modification.
    2. Go to System > Users > User Groups, open your user group. Check Access and Modify permission for theme_name and Gearbox.
  3. Installation
    1. Go to Extensions > Extensions > Ext Type Filter > Themes, find theme_name - Rhythm Framework and click the Install button.
      1. Under theme section, edit theme setting for your site store by click the edit button on the right.
      2. Make sure to set the theme status to Enabled, then save.
    2. Go to Extensions > Extensions > Ext Type Filter > Modules, find Gearbox and click the Install button. Or alternatively you can go to Design > Gearbox Modules

    INFO OpenCart 2.0.x, 2.1.x and 2.2.x visit Extensions > Themes and Extensions > Modules

  4. Step 4: Post-installation
    1. Theme Activation.
      Go to System > Setting > Edit Store > Tab General > Theme and select the theme then save.

      NOTE Make sure the theme at Extensions > Extensions > Ext Type Filter > Themes have status Enabled.

    2. Gearbox Quick Demo
      1. Go to Design > Layouts, find layout name All Page Layout and open it.

      2. Add new module, then select Gearbox > Navigation - Main Menu Demo

      3. For the Position, find Main Menu under theme option group.

      4. Save the layout, then you can view the demo main menu on front site.

Manual Install

If you have issues using Extension Installer, proceed with this manual installation.

  1. Upload Files
    Use FTP software and upload to your site root.
    1. All folders inside manual/rhythm/upload

    2. All folders inside manual/theme_name/upload (ex. manual/default2/upload)

    3. All folders inside manual/gearbox/upload

    NOTE Do not upload the folder upload/, but folders inside it.

  2. Upload Database
    1. Go to System > Tools > Backup/ Restore

    2. On Import section, select file manual/rhythm/rhythm.db.sql

    3. Click the Import button.

  3. Upload OcMod
    Go to Extensions > Extension Installer and upload file below sequentially.
    1. manual/rhythm/rhythm.ocmod.xml

    2. manual/rhythm/gearbox.ocmod.xml

    NOTE If you get warning "using the same ID code as the one you are trying to upload!" mean you installing same version. Click the clear button, then proceed upload the next ocmod.xml file on list above.

  4. Installation
    Next installation step is the same as Extension Installer: Pre-installation, Installation and Post-installation.

Updates

Update have same step as Installations

IMPORTANT It's important to resave each theme preset to reflect setting change (if any).