IP Geolocation by MaxMind

Customer Experience

Improve the user experience and transform your website to suit the local customer with a professional solution IP Geolocation by MaxMind add-on. 

Price $111.00

This product is electronically distributed.

Overview

 

 

MaxMind is a leading provider of IP intelligence which is now used by thousands of ecommerce entrepreneurs. IP Geolocation by MaxMind add-on is a professional solution for CS-Cart developers that adds the ability to identify user’s location by IP address using the MaxMind databases.

 

Note: IP Geolocation by MaxMind is a professional solution for CS-Cart developers which saves nerves and time. It is a basic add-on for futher modifications.

 
 

Advantages of using MaxMind add-on:

 

— The add-on improves the user experience of non-logged in customers - determining their country and address for more precise pre-login shipping cost estimation. 

— The country, region, city fields will be filled in automatically at checkout to stop shipments to fraudsters and prevent chargebacks.

— Geolocation is identified at the server level without involving web browsers, which allows to offer content taking into account customer’s location at their first visit.

Geodata is determined very quickly by local databases, it does not depend on external services.

Extended data for multiple languages (country, region, city).

— User's language is determined by IP.

— User's currency  is determined by IP.

 

 

Here are available settings of the IP Geolocation by MaxMind.

IP Geolocation by MaxMind

The path to the database file - you can upload the city database, that you can get from the MaxMind website. IP Geolocation by MaxMind contains the city database by default, but you will need to update it from time to time, by downloading an updated database from the site. In our User guide we describe steps on how to download database.

 

If you want to display a block with the identified city for customers in the storefront, create a new block in the admin panel.

 

Here you can see how it will look like in your storefront.

 
IP Geolocation by MaxMind

 

IP Geolocation by MaxMind

 

User Guide

 

Learn more about the add-on in our User guide

 

 

Compatibility

 

The add-on is compatible with CS-Cart and Multi-Vendor 4.3.6.

 

 

Support

 

This add-on is developed and published by Simtech Development Ltd., a CS-Cart developer. You are guaranteed a quality add-on supported by future versions. If you need help, please contact us via our help desk system.

legend: [!] fixed  bug, [~] minor changes, [+] new functionality, [-] deleted functionality 

 

February 2019

Version 4.5.0.6

[+] The license and the update option via the upgrade center have been added.

 

Versions 4.4.0.5, 4.5.0.6

[!] There was no ability to change the city when the add-on block was placed in the page header. Fixed.

 

February 2018

Versions 4.5.0.5

[+] The trial period for the add-on has been added.

 

December 2017

Version 4.5.0.4

[+] The license key validation has been added.

 

Version 4.4.0.4, 4.5.0.4

[!] A php notice appeared on the Database tab in the add-on settings after installing and disabling the add-on. Fixed.

[!] Footer on the 404 page was displayed incorrectly when the IP Geolocation by MaxMind add-on was enabled. Fixed.

 

September 2017

Versions 4.4.0.7, 4.5.0.5

[+] If the customer's location failed to be determined, the “We were unable to determine your city” text will be displayed in all the blocks where the city was supposed to be.

 

August 2017

Version 4.5.0.2

[+] We have added an ability to the IP Geolocation by MaxMind to import a CSV file with a required language in case it’s missing from the MaxMind database. From now on, when determining location by IP if the required language is missing, there will be a notice in the add-on settings saying that required CSV files are missing for this or that language of the store.

 

April 2017

Version 4.3.2.3, 4.4.0.4, 4.5.0.2

[+] The change location link was added to the MaxMind add-on for the cases when it is used with the Shipping Estimate add-on.

 

January 2017

Version 4.3.0.1

[~] The add-on became compatible with CS-Cart 4.3.1 - 4.3.6 Ultimate and Multi-Vendor

 

December 2016

Version 4.3.7.5, 4.4.0.1

[!] Blan pop-up appeared on the storefront when the MaxMind block was not created in Design - > Layouts. Fixed.

 

November 2016

Version 4.3.7.4

[!] Incorrect country recognition in Firefox 49.0.2. Fixed

 

October 2016

Version 4.3.7.4

[~]  Language variables were changed.

 

Version 4.3.7.3

[+]  Language selection setting was added.

 

Version 4.3.7.2

[+] Currency selection setting was added.

 

Earlier changes

[+] Functionality for any IP check was created. A separate IP- data input page was created in the Admin panel. 

[+] An AJAX button and results display were added.

[~] The add-on was proved to be compatible with PHP7.