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We have upgraded more than 100 plus stores for php 5.5. Get your store upgraded and be php 5.5 ready today.

Please use the contact us form to get in touch with us or place the order.

Starts from 350 USD and depends on addons and customization involved in the store.

All customizations and addons upgrades for php 5.5 is extra

Upgrading oscommerce-2.2rc2a or any version  to php 5.5 ready
Order now –

350 USD

From July 28th, 2013, the USPS will implement minor structural changes to their existing services.  Postage rates will not be increasing for any existing service.  The changes being made include the following:

  • Express Mail service will have its name changed to Priority Mail Express service
  • Express Mail International service will have its name changed to Priority Mail Express International service
  • Shipping labels printed with Priority Mail and Priority Mail Express service will include a printed estimate of the delivery day


Please use the contact us form to get your oscommerce store updated with the latest version of USPS shipping module. We are charging a flat rate of 75 USD for setup/install/upgrade.

osCommerce Online Merchant v2.3.3

osCommerce Online Merchant v2.3.3 is a general maintenance release improving over 30 features.

This release also introduces new Robot NoIndex and Canonical Header Tag Modules, and Google+ +1, Google+ Share, and Pinterest Social Bookmark Modules.


  • Administration Tool -> Tools -> Send E-Mail
    Convert HTML e-mail to plain-text if HTML E-Mails is disabled.
  • tep_redirect()
    Fix URL encoding by replacing ‘&’ with ‘&’.
  • Administration Tool -> Tools -> Define Languages
    Keep the selected language in the language selection pull down menu.
  • Checkout Process
    Improve checking of shopping cart product attributes.
  • Shopping Cart
    Replace hardcoded text with new TEXT_OR and TEXT_REMOVE language definitions.
  • Product Info
    Redirect to store index if no product ID exists in the request URL.
  • Administration Tool Dashboard Modules
    Properly close HTML links.
  • New Products Module
    Fix check on new products existing.
  • Administration Tool -> Catalog -> Reviews
    Fix typo in table width.
  • tep_image()
    Remove extra space in image title.
  • Administration Tool -> Tools -> Action Recorder
    Fix paging of action recorder listing.
  • Administration Tool -> Catalog -> Categories/Products
    Fix casing of onkeyup HTML attribute.
  • Administration Tool -> Catalog -> Categories/Products
    Remove legacy product preview code.
  • Checkout Confirmation
    Improve checking of order comments.
  • Shopping Cart
  • Manufacturers
    Improve filtering of manufacturers.
  • Product Information
    Fix the total number of product reviews to count only the reviews in the selected language.
  • Sessions – tep_session_register()
    Also reference and keep track of null variables in the session. This general bug fix also addresses a compatibility issue with PHP 5.4.0.
  • Sessions – tep_session_recreate()
    Replace internal logic to use session_regenerate_id() for PHP 5.1+ servers. If $SID is defined, also update its value with the new session ID.
  • Product Information
    Prevent the session ID being added to product images.
  • Payment Class
    Remove legacy PHP 3 code.
  • GZIP Compression
    Automatically disable if PHP 5.4.0 to PHP 5.4.5 is used due to PHP bug #55544.
  • Checkout Shipping
    Improve checking of the shopping cart ID.
  • Time Zone Compatibility
    Improve PHP 5.2 Time Zone compatibility by setting the time zone to CFG_TIME_ZONE or to the default time zone if it is not defined.
  • General
    Typecast remaining variables used in SQL queries.
  • Administration Tool -> Modules
    Fix edit button link containing the module code.
  • Administration Tool -> Tools -> Banner Manager
    Properly delete banner image when the banner is being deleted.
  • Social Bookmark Modules
    Replace hardcoded ‘images/’ path with DIR_WS_IMAGES.
  • New Robot NoIndex Header Tag Module
    Adds a noindex meta tag to specified pages.
  • New Google+ +1 Button and Google+ Share Social Bookmark Modules
    Adds Google+ +1 and Google+ Share buttons to the product information page.
  • New Canonical Header Tag Module
    Adds canonical meta links to the product information and category listing pages.
  • New Pinterest Social Bookmark Module
    Adds Pinterest share button to the product information page.
  • Libraries Update
    • 960gs updated to latest version.
    • jQuery 1.4.2 to 1.8.0.
    • jQuery UI 1.8.6 to 1.8.22.
    • bxGallery compatibility changes for jQuery 1.8.0.

Due to some recent changes from USPS, any clients who are using oscommerce with USPS turned on for real time shipping quotes, please read this article. USPS sent an announcement earlier this month indicating they will be rolling out some new updates to the USPS Web Tools Shipping Module API on January 27th, 2013


The following updates shall need to be made to your USPS Web Tools shipping module:

1. Several USPS Methods name changes: USPS is changing up the method names of several domestic and international shipping options dealing with “Parcel Post” (the most commonly offered shipping method).
2. Update to the USPS First Class Mail functions:

We are charging a norminal fee of 50 USD to update the USPS module. you can click on the buy now button and make payments with paypal.

50 USD

Link to download the upgrade files is listed here  http://www.oscommerce.com/solutions.


If you want our team  to upgrade the store for you, please use the contact us form to get in touch with us.



osCommerce can be have a cComplete custom designed look and feel as per your standards
Installation/ configuration of additional modules for shopping features, payment options and shipping options, discount coupons, other custom order total modules.
Integration with third party software such as QuickBooks
SEO modifications, Meta Tags Module for better search engine performance
Redesign of Products Details Page to encourage purchases and increase conversion rates, adding of reviews/additional images gallery etc
Integration with third party Email Marketing companies such as Mail Chimp and Constant Contact
Integration with CRM tools such as SalesForce, Batch Book, Sugarcrm,  and High Rise
Accounting and Invoice automation – export to QuickBooks or integrate with online invoicing tools like Freshbooks
Custom Reporting – product trends, customer trends, customer database marketing and data mining, Sales Reports etc

We have upgraded more than 100 plus stores for php 5.4. Get your store upgraded and be php 5.4 ready today.

Please use the contact us form to get in touch with us or place the order.

Starts from 250 USD and depends on addons and customization involved in the store.

All customizations and addons upgrades for php 5.4 is extra

Upgrading oscommerce-2.2rc2a or any version  to php 5.4 ready
Order now –

250 USD

The U.S. Postal Service has changed their APIs for rate calculation from 1st April 2012.  Web sites have to be updated prior to March 31 to continue working.

So if  you customers are getting rate calculations errors in USPS in oscommerce stores then the update has to be installed.

Contribution can be found here:



This module will need json and simplexml functions of php which are inbuilt in php 5.3.  for it to work.


If  you need support in updating your USPS module you can use the contact us form to get in touch with us. We charge a nominal rate of  150 USD. 

Due to many requests for support we are reducing the price by 50% to 75 USD  for a limited time offer.

75 USD

This upgrade guide only provides the minimum required changes in the form of security updates and bug fixes. These changes will not upgrade your store to a complete v2.3 version. Please continue to use v2.2 add-ons and do not install v2.3 optimized add-ons as the may not function with your installation. If you wish to upgrade to a full v2.3 version, perform only (SQL) Database Changes and use the database with a new v2.3 installation.


Detailed information is in the link here




If you need support in upgrading to 2.3.0/1 version you can use the contact us form to get in touch with us.


We are happy to announce our upgrade services of oscommerce based stores to version 2.3

Upgrading oscommerce-2.2rc2a to oscommerce 2.3 version
Order now –

250 USD

This includes upgrading core oscommerce files of oscommerce version 2.2rc2a to 2.3 and does not include any old versions or custom features like

upgrade from version 2.2 or older versions to 2.3
upgrade of contributions or custom features to work with 2.3

Please use the contact form to get quotes for upgrading custom stores to 2.3 version which includes contributions and custom features