E-Commerce. How to manage currencies in Joomla 3.x templates

In this tutorial, we will learn how to manage currencies in Joomla 3.x templates with VirtueMart on board.
  1. Log into your Joomla admin panel and open VirtueMart > Configuration page.
  2. Select Configuration > Currencies from the left side menu.
  3. Enter currency name to the Filter Currency field, click Go to find your currency.
  4. Open your currency for editing.
  5. Change currency settings on the next step such as your currency name, exchange rate, the numeric code, currency symbol, decimals and the format.
  6. Make sure your new currency is published. Save changes and check your site.
  7. After that open Shop > Shop page in VirtueMart menu.
  8. Ensure you are under the Vendor tab by clicking Vendor.
  9. Add your new currency to the List of accepted currencies field. Here you can also remove unneeded currencies.
  10. Using the drop-down menu next to Currency select your default currency.
  11. Click Save and refresh your website frontend to see a new currency.

We hope this article helped you learn how to easily manage currencies in Joomla 3.x.

 

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