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Customers can shop using any device, enjoying your products in detail.

  • Choose from internal or external zoom
  • Users love the smooth movement and high quality zoom.

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No coding required.

Use your Magic Zoom extension almost anywhere on your OpenCart site.

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

    Supported pages & blocks

    • Product details page
    • Category page
    • Search page
    • Manufacturers page
    • Latest block
    • Featured block
    • Bestsellers block
    • Specials block
    • Manual install elsewhere
  • OpenCart 2.x
  • OpenCart 1.5.x
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Relied upon by OpenCart store owners, Magic Zoom has been the professional choice since 2006 for gorgeous on-hover image zooming effects.

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

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

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Key features

New versions support

All versions of OpenCart are supported (OpenCart 2.x, OpenCart 1.5.x). We update our modules as soon as a new version of OpenCart is released.

One click installation

Saves you time. Upload Magic Zoom for OpenCart directly to your Admin panel.

Responsive

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

Retina support

Say hello to sharper images! High-resolution images are automatically served to retina screen users.

Custom Templates

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

Image resizing

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

Caching

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

Scrollable thumbnails

Stop the spread & control thumbnails under main product image. Activate trial version of Magic Scroll on Magic Zoom Settings page.

Bandwidth allocation

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

SEO friendly

Magic Zoom 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 Zoom Settings page.

jQuery compatibility

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

Custom themes support

If Magic Zoom 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 Zoom license is yours forever.

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Screenshots

  • OpenCart admin configuration page for Magic Zoom extension
  • Add a watermark to your OpenCart images

Installation

  1. Download Magic Zoom for OpenCart (free and fully functional demo version).
  2. Unzip the file on your computer and FTP the magiczoom folder to your OpenCart directory (on your server), keeping the file and folder structure intact.
  3. Magic Zoom module for OpenCart web installer Go to http://www.yoursite.url/magiczoom/ in your browser > click 'Install' (replace yoursite.url with your domain name.
  4. Magic Zoom module for OpenCart installation Go to [Admin panel > Extensions > Modules] and install module.
  5. Enable Magic Zoom module for OpenCart Remain on [Admin panel > Extensions > Modules] and click 'Edit' by the Magic Zoom listing and enable module.
  6. If you are using OpenCart 2.x go to [Admin panel > Modifications] and click 'Refresh' button.
  7. Magic Zoom is now installed!
  8. Customize Magic Zoom module for OpenCart Customize the Magic Zoom module through the [Extensions > Modules > Edit] menu in your OpenCart admin panel.
  9. Activating Magic Zoom module for OpenCart on different boxes and pages Magic Zoom can be enabled on any page or section you choose.
  10. Scroll thumbnail images on your OpenCart product page Activate Magic Scroll to enjoy organised thumbnails on your product page: Extensions > Modules > Magic Zoom > Edit > 'Product page' tab > 'General' section > Scroll thumbnails > Select 'Yes' > Save changes.
  11. Buy Magic Zoom To upgrade your free and fully functional trial version of Magic Zoom (which removes the "Trial version" text), buy Magic Zoom and overwrite following file with the same one from your licensed version:

    catalog/view/javascript/magiczoom.js

If you run OpenCart inside Joomla using AceShop, please integrate Magic Zoom using the instructions below.

  1. Download Magic Zoom for OpenCart (free and fully functional demo version).
  2. Unzip the file on your computer and FTP the admin and catalog folders to the components/com_aceshop/opencart/ folder (on your server).
  3. Go to [Admin panel > Components > AceShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Modules] and install module.
  4. Go to [Admin panel > Components > AceShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Extension Installer] and install magiczoom.ocmod.xml file.
  5. Go back to [Admin panel > Components > AceShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Modules] and click 'Edit' by the Magic Zoom listing and enable module.
  6. Magic Zoom is now installed!
  7. Customize the Magic Zoom module through the [Admin panel > Components > AceShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Modules > Edit] menu in your Joomla admin panel.
  8. Buy Magic Zoom To upgrade your free and fully functional trial version of Magic Zoom (which removes the "Trial version" text), buy Magic Zoom and overwrite following file with the same one from your licensed version:

    components/com_aceshop/opencart/catalog/view/javascript/magiczoom.js

If you run OpenCart inside Joomla using MijoShop, please integrate Magic Zoom using the instructions below.

  1. Download Magic Zoom for OpenCart (free and fully functional demo version).
  2. Unzip the file on your computer and FTP the admin and catalog folders to the components/com_mijoshop/opencart/ folder (on your server).
  3. Go to [Admin panel > Components > MijoShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Modules] and install module.
  4. Go to [Admin panel > Components > MijoShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Extension Installer] and install magiczoom.ocmod.xml file.
  5. Go back to [Admin panel > Components > MijoShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Modules] and click 'Edit' by the Magic Zoom listing and enable module.
  6. Magic Zoom is now installed!
  7. Customize the Magic Zoom module through the [Admin panel > Components > MijoShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Modules > Edit] menu in your Joomla admin panel.
  8. Buy Magic Zoom To upgrade your free and fully functional trial version of Magic Zoom (which removes the "Trial version" text), buy Magic Zoom and overwrite following file with the same one from your licensed version:

    components/com_mijoshop/opencart/catalog/view/javascript/magiczoom.js

Video instructions

Multiple images

Swapping between many images is already a standard feature in Magic Zoom. But if you have lots of images, the page can look complicated.

Make your thumbnails look slick and organised with Magic Scroll for OpenCart. It neatly contains the images adds arrows to slide between them. Example:

  1. Simply activate Magic Scroll on the Magic Zoom options page.
  2. To remove the "Please upgrade" text, buy a license and overwrite the /catalog/view/javascript/magicscroll.js file with that from your licensed version.

Combine zoom & spin (OC2)

To zoom some images and spin others on your product page (like the example above) on your OpenCart 2.x store, you can install both Magic Zoom and Magic 360.

  1. Install the OpenCart extension for Magic Zoom.
  2. Install the OpenCart extension for Magic 360.
  3. Create a new product or open an existing one.
  4. Upload your zoom and enlarge images via the 'Images' section. Upload your 360 spin images via the 'Magic 360 images' section (screenshot - ).

Uninstallation

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

  1. Go to [Admin panel > Extensions > Modules] and Uninstall module.
  2. Go to http://yoursite.url/magiczoom/ in your browser and click 'Uninstall' (replace yoursite.url with your domain name).
  3. If you are using OpenCart 2.x go to [Admin panel > Modifications] and click 'Refresh' button.
  4. Delete the magiczoom folder from your OpenCart directory (on your server).
  5. Magic Zoom is now uninstalled.

If you run OpenCart inside Joomla using AceShop, please uninstall Magic Zoom using the instructions below.

  1. Go to [Admin panel > Components > AceShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Modules] and click 'Edit' by the Magic Zoom listing and disable module.
  2. Remain on [Admin panel > Components > AceShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Modules] and uninstall module.
  3. Magic Zoom is now uninstalled!

If you run OpenCart inside Joomla using MijoShop, please uninstall Magic Zoom using the instructions below.

  1. Go to [Admin panel > Components > MijoShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Modules] and click 'Edit' by the Magic Zoom listing and disable module.
  2. Remain on [Admin panel > Components > MijoShop > Dashboard > Extensions > Modules] and uninstall module.
  3. Magic Zoom is now uninstalled!

FAQ

  1. Does Magic Zoom support retina screens?

    Yes! Retina images are served for all your products. Your OpenCart customers will enjoy the high-def quality.

Customer reviews

  Rating: 5.0 (1 reviews)
Works great! 😀

Vasco Carreira, greenboots.pt

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