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VirtueMart 2 + 3 => Administration & Configuration => Topic started by: adn424 on February 24, 2014, 18:26:38 pm

Title: Category Feed Settings
Post by: adn424 on February 24, 2014, 18:26:38 pm
Hello,

I have seen the Category Feed Settings area on the back end and also there is view.feed.php in new versions but i don't know how to use this, even i have enabled that there is no link appear on front of the category pages, can anyone help and let me know what exactly the link to display the feeds per category.

Thanks in advance.
Title: Re: Category Feed Settings
Post by: encreplus on July 11, 2014, 00:51:19 am
Same here ... how do i call or use the feed ?
Title: Re: Category Feed Settings
Post by: iwanna on August 27, 2014, 11:29:46 am
I would like to know too..

Anyone knows ?
Title: Re: Category Feed Settings
Post by: maxlatino74 on January 02, 2015, 20:58:11 pm
same problem ....  someone have  solutions ??   Thanks
Title: Re: Category Feed Settings
Post by: jenkinhill on January 03, 2015, 00:07:15 am
Nothing complicated about it. When feed is turned on the rss/atom urls will appear in the head code for use by readers. Try it in a browser by using a url like [yoursitedomain]/index.php?option=com_virtuemart&view=virtuemart&productsublayout=0&Itemid=121&format=feed&type=rss
Title: Re: Category Feed Settings
Post by: maxlatino74 on January 07, 2015, 08:13:21 am
hi, thanks for your fast reply ...
In VM configurations (VM 2.6.14) -> templates -> category feed setting , i use:
Enable Product Feeds : Y
Include Images into the feed? : Y
Include the Product Price into the description? :Y
Include the Product Description?  Y
Type of Product Description : short d.
Maximum Description Length : 500

No have setting other, no in VM , no in J.  .... maybe I have to enable some other setting, or some module / component in joomla? 
unfortunately I can not see next to the categories of the store button feeds  ....
i have try your url but no see nothing   :o   .....  you can try my website is www.ilcompatibileshop.com

thanks


..... solved ... need to apply the module rss
thanks
Bye
Title: Re: Category Feed Settings
Post by: maxlatino74 on January 10, 2015, 12:35:42 pm
hi, I solved the problem, it was just to activate the module in joomla template and position it well in that now you see the RSS
(try with: brother –>  cartucce compatibili-> you can see the image rss).
 I wanted to ask, however, if you can get a unique url with all products in virtuemart because I have to add the feed in my twitter account and facebook .... I tried with your url but to me it does not work  . Thanks
Title: Re: Category Feed Settings
Post by: jenkinhill on January 10, 2015, 12:57:04 pm
VM generates a canonical url for each product which Googla uses as the "correct" url for each product. Check the code of the rendered page.