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Posted - December 19 2006 :  16:31:45  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
How do we remove the "US" portion of pricing, all show as US$0.00 and just want $0.00 -- I've changed table Currencyvalues with Hide=True, and blanked out the currencysymbol field, reset shop config but nothing changes.

xcurrencysymbol = $
xcurrencybase = USD

Found reference in shop$db.asp (SetSess "Newcurrencysymbol","US$") and changed to "" but again nothing changes.

Direction appreciated, thanks!

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Posted - December 19 2006 :  21:10:17  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
have you tried to go to your admin page, currency tables, then edit the usd record, change the currencysymbol to $ save it.

when you open your page try to change to other currency then change it back to us...
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Posted - December 21 2006 :  14:13:33  Show Profile  Visit jimbabwe's Homepage  Reply with Quote
I had this problem also and couldn't find a way to properly fix it, but we don't deal with international prices, so I just put this hard code in.

check shopproductsubs2.asp on line 24.
shopformatcurrency=GetSess("Newcurrencysymbol") & formatNumber (tamount, decimalpoint)

I just changed



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Posted - February 20 2007 :  22:59:45  Show Profile  Visit devshb's Homepage  Reply with Quote
I also had this problem, I read the notes here:
but still had a problem.

then I found that it was because I'd left one of the other rates as 1; you should only have one ccy record which has a rate of 1, even if you're not using multi-ccy.

Simon Barnaby
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Web Design, Online Marketing and VPASP addons

Edited by - devshb on February 20 2007 23:01:54
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telesites net
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Posted - July 30 2007 :  01:20:32  Show Profile  Visit telesites net's Homepage  Reply with Quote
The answer is here:


Set your sites here!
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telesites net
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Posted - April 22 2008 :  02:09:08  Show Profile  Visit telesites net's Homepage  Reply with Quote
OK, that WAS the answer... until the recent patch for 6.x. If you applied the patch then your US problem is back!

Now you will have to change a line in shop$db.asp

Around line 2539 or so find:

SetSess "Newcurrencysymbol","US$"

Change it to:

SetSess "Newcurrencysymbol","$"

That line to set the session will override the table settings. Doh!

PS - You will have to close all browser windows in order to come in with a new session and see the change. Hint - to force the change to a new session make a minor change in global.asa and then save it.

Set your sites here!

Edited by - telesites net on April 22 2008 02:13:33
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