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Sleek. Stylish. Slideshow.

Gradually zoom images in/out with Ken Burns for a classic look

  • Homepage slideshows and product slideshows are easy
  • Responsive design - it'll fit any device, including mobiles

Features | Download X-Cart 5 module | Download X-Cart 4.x module

No coding required.

Use your Magic Slideshow addon almost anywhere on your X-Cart site.

You can even apply different slideshow options to each page or block.

    Supported pages & blocks

    • Product details page
    • Bestsellers block (xcart 4.x)
    • Recently Viewed block (xcart 4.x)
    • Home page
    • Manual install elsewhere
  • X-Cart 4.0 - 4.7.x
  • X-Cart 5 (Mobile, Business, Premium)
  Rating: 4.0 (2 reviews)

Relied upon by X-Cart store owners, Magic Slideshow has been the professional choice since 2009 for stunning slideshow effects.

This official X-Cart addon makes it easy to apply these effects to your pages. Even better - the addon gives you auto-caching, image resizing and SEO optimization as part of the dedicated X-Cart features.

With free new versions regularly released, your products will always look gorgeous with Magic Slideshow.

Key features

New versions support

All versions of X-Cart are supported (X-Cart 4.0 - 4.7.x, X-Cart 5 (Mobile, Business, Premium)). We update our modules as soon as a new version of X-Cart is released.

One click installation

Saves you time. Upload Magic Slideshow for X-Cart directly to your Admin panel.

Custom Templates

Choose position thumbnails appear (left, right, top, bottom). Your choice. Simply click option on Magic Slideshow Settings page.

Responsive

Magic Slideshow is responsive out of the box. Essential for multi-device adaptation.

Image resizing

Upload large version of product images (approx 800px). X-Cart will resize images automatically throughout your website.

Caching

Optimize your website. Magic Slideshow caches resized images. Which means fewer image downloads.

Per page profiles

Enable Magic Slideshow on different pages & sections of your X-Cart store. Even better, customize it differently in each section/page.

Bandwidth allocation

Control how Magic Slideshow initializes & loads images. Choose to activate on page load or on request.

SEO friendly

Magic Slideshow supports SEO Friendly URLs. Vital for website high ranking in search engines.

Watermarked images

Protect your images. Choose the position, opacity & size of your watermark.

Web settings

Say goodbye to manual configuration. Customize settings instantly using Magic Slideshow Settings page.

jQuery compatibility

Magic Slideshow requires no jQuery, 3rd party library or framework. Magic Slideshow is completely compatible.

Custom themes support

If Magic Slideshow doesn't work immediately on your site, email us and we'll add support for your theme (free of charge).

One-off payment

Pay once and the Magic Slideshow license is yours forever.

Live demos

Installation

X-Cart 4.x installation

  1. Download Magic Slideshow for X-Cart 4.x (free and fully functional demo version).
  2. Unzip the file on your computer and FTP the magicslideshow folder to your X-Cart directory (on your server), keeping the file and folder structure intact.
  3. Go to http://www.yoursite.url/magicslideshow/ in your browser > click 'Install' (replace yoursite.url with your domain name).
  4. Go to http://your.site.url/admin/magicslideshow.php and configure Magic Slideshow as you wish.
  5. That's all
  6. Buy Magic Slideshow To upgrade your free and fully functional trial version of Magic Slideshow (which removes the "Trial version" text), buy Magic Slideshow and overwrite following file with the same one from your licensed version:

    modules/MagicToolbox/magicslideshow/magicslideshow.js

Manual integration

Alternatively, you can follow these instructions to install Magic Slideshow manually on your X-Cart 5 website.

  1. If a previous version of the module is installed, uninstall it.
  2. Download Magic Slideshow for X-Cart 5 (free and fully functional demo version).
  3. Unzip the contents of the ZIP file and upload the classes and skin folders to your X-Cart 5 directory.
  4. Login to your X-Cart 5 admin area and re-build the cache: System settings -> Re-build cache link in the menu.
  5. Enable the Magic Slideshow module on the 'Installed Modules' page and press 'Save changes' button via Extensions > Installed modules.
  6. Go to the Magic Slideshow module settings page via Extensions > Installed modules > Magic Slideshow settings and configure Magic Slideshow how you want it.
  7. Magic Slideshow is ready to use!
  8. Buy Magic Slideshow To upgrade your free and fully functional trial version of Magic Slideshow (which removes the "Trial version" text), buy Magic Slideshow and overwrite following file with the same one from your licensed version:

    skins/default/en/modules/MagicToolbox/magicslideshow/js/magicslideshow.js

Setup a homepage slideshow (X-Cart 4.x)

It's easy to setup a slideshow on your X-Cart homepage. Try it now:

  1. Go to http://your.site.url/admin/magicslideshow.php in your browser.
  2. Home page slideshow section in X-Cart module Magic Slideshow Select Home page Slideshow section > Select tick for Enable effect.
  3. Upload home page slideshow images in X-Cart module Magic Slideshow Select Upload images and browse your computer for your set of slideshow images.
  4. Your slideshow is now working!
  5. Setting X-Cart home page slideshow on Magic Slideshow module settings page Slideshow will automatically resize to the size of your images. To set a specific slideshow size, change Slideshow width (pixels) and Slideshow height (pixels) options.
  6. There are over 30 customizations available. Have fun, try them all!

Uninstallation

Thanks for trying Magic Slideshow on your X-Cart site! What did you hope Magic Slideshow could do? How can we improve it? Let us know, we're always improving our tools based on customer feedback.

  1. Go to http://www.yoursite.url/magicslideshow/ in your browser > click 'Uninstall' (replace yoursite.url with your domain name).
  2. Delete the magicslideshow folder from the root of your X-Cart directory (on your server).
  3. Magic Slideshow is now uninstalled.
  1. Login to your X-Cart 5 admin area.
  2. Go to: Extensions > Installed modules > Find Magic Slideshow > Click 'basket' icon to uninstall Magic Slideshow.
  3. Magic Slideshow is now uninstalled.

Customer reviews

  Rating: 4.0 (2 reviews)
Although I have not put into use but what I received is not five star unfortunately. Needs los of inmprovements, to make it apealing.

Bali, ippbooks.com

What did you hope Magic Slideshow could do? How can we improve it? Let us know. We're always improving our tools based on customer feedback.

Excellent Slideshow tool
We always use it wherever a slideshow is required, integrates well with Xcart and our eBay management tool HubMaster

Gary Milne, ecommweb.co.uk

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