Information and support for products of WithinWeb.com

 header image 4

Entries Tagged as 'PHP-KeyCodes'

How to sell serial license keys for digital goods using PHP-KeyCodes

September 17th, 2017 · No Comments

If you sell digital products online such as software programs, games, phone PIN numbers and so on, then PHP-KeyCodes can be a useful application to install on your web site. It requires a web server running PHP and access to a MySQL database. It is easy to install with a one page install script and […]

[Read more →]

Tags: General PHP · PHP-KeyCodes

Setting up email for use with PHP applications

July 29th, 2017 · No Comments

If your application requires emails to be sent out from your web server for such things as sending download information, login information and so on, then you will need to set up some email accounts on your hosting system. Log into your hosting account where you set up your databases and administer your web hosting.. […]

[Read more →]

Tags: PHP-eSeller · PHP-KeyCodes · PHP-SecureArea

Update to PHP-KeyCodes application

July 30th, 2016 · No Comments

PHP-KeyCodes admin area has been updated to improve its look at feel and give it a more modern appearance.  There is little in the way of technical change and so there is no requirement to upgrade any versions.   http://withinweb.com/phpkeycodes/demo.php

[Read more →]

Tags: PHP-KeyCodes

Update to PayPal IPN

December 18th, 2015 · No Comments

In Sept 2016 PayPal are changing their requirement for posting IPN messages back to PayPal for verification. They are making the post url as https. My current versions of scripts already post to https so there should not be any change required, however, they also suggest that https://ipnpb.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr should be used in the future rather […]

[Read more →]

Tags: PayPal · PHP-eSeller · PHP-KeyCodes · PHP-Register · PHP-SecureArea

PayPal upgrade to Certificate which may affect IPN based programs and scripts

September 29th, 2015 · No Comments

There appears to be quite a bit of chat about the changes that PayPal are making to their system to allow SHA-256 during September 2015. This is to do with improving the SSL (Secure Socket Layer) security and is used over https systems. A part of their message is: “PayPal is upgrading the certificate for […]

[Read more →]

Tags: PayPal · PHP-eSeller · PHP-KeyCodes · PHP-Register · PHP-SecureArea

PHP-KeyCodes now has free button facility

September 5th, 2012 · No Comments

PHP-KeyCodes can automatically send out pin or license key codes after payment from PayPal or Google. It now has a feature that allows you to send a code to a customer without them making a payment. The customer enters their email address and the next key code is sent. You then have a list of […]

[Read more →]

Tags: PHP-KeyCodes

Using different currencies in PayPal

November 4th, 2011 · No Comments

What currency should you sell your products in ?  PayPal is able to handle quite a wide range of currencies and you have to descide which currency you should sell your products in.  I guess the question really is “are you selling to the world or are you expecting payments from customers who are based […]

[Read more →]

Tags: PHP-eSeller · PHP-KeyCodes · PHP-SecureArea · SOE

Restoring Your mySQL Database From Backup using phpMyAdmin

January 25th, 2010 · No Comments

phpMyAdmin is a program used to manipulate databases remotely through a web interface. A good hosting package will have this included. Login to phpMyAdmin. Create a new blank database first. Click databases, and select the database that you will be importing your data into. Across the top of the screen will be a row of […]

[Read more →]

Tags: PHP-eSeller · PHP-KeyCodes · PHP-SecureArea · SQL databases

Backing up a database using phpMyAdmin

January 25th, 2010 · No Comments

This desciption is applicable to all the applications PHP-eSeller, PHP-SecureArea and PHP-KeyCodes. You should backup your database at regular intervals. You will then be able to restore the database if something goes wrong. phpMyAdmin is the name of the program that you can use to manipulate databases.  It is usually provided as part of you […]

[Read more →]

Tags: PHP-eSeller · PHP-KeyCodes · PHP-SecureArea · SQL databases

PHP 5.3 and Depreciated Functions

January 9th, 2010 · No Comments

Version PHP 5.3 has a number of functions that are depreciated and earlier versions of PHPeSeller, PHPSecureArea and PHPKeyCodes will display warning messages identifying those depreciated functions when installed on PHP 5.3.  It will still work as the functions are still there although they will be removed in PHP 6 To overcome this for earlier versions of the applications, in […]

[Read more →]

Tags: PHP-eSeller · PHP-KeyCodes · PHP-SecureArea