On this page you may find a compilation of all necessary information to enable you contributing to the development of OXID eShop and other OXID products. The main scope of this page is focussed on the development of OXID eShop itself and extensions. Please find technical documentation, OXID framework basics and tutorials in this area. Intended to be used by developers.

  • Getting started

    You’re new to OXID? Get all the essential information about installation, module and template system etc. in a quick start.

  • Getting help at the boards

    Discuss diverse e-commerce and software issues. Find solutions discussed often before. Ask your questions, get help, and lend your support to new members.

  • Tutorials

    Read other user’s blog posts containing tutorials and how-to handle special behaviours you want to achieve in OXID eShop.

  • Source code documentation

    Leads you to a page with a list of all releases that links to a source code documentation for each release with a doxygen documentation.

  • Demo shop for templates

    A demo shop using $this->iDebug = 8; in Locate the template you want to adapt here or set it yourself in your own installation with $this->iDebug = 8;

  • Database documentation

    Leads to a page with an overview of the latest OXID eShop series. Click on the version number you run to get a visualized database structure!

  • Developer tool chain

    Please find the the SDK (software development kit), suggestions, best practises and coding standards in this section.

  • Trouble shooting

    Links to blog posts about trouble shooting.

  • Security

    OXID takes security certain. This page links to information on on what is dealt as a security issue, how to deal with it when you think you caught one and the procedure how it will be handled.