FAQ's

Server Specification

    Server
    Apache Web Server
    Memory limit of server to be at least 1056mb
    PHP 5.4+
    MySQL 5+
    Ability to set Cron to run every minute
    PHP Settings
    Register Globals: Off
    Magic Quotes GPC: Off
    File Uploads: On
    Session Auto Start: Off
    PHP Extensions
    GD - For image resizing
    cURL - For making external calls
    mCrypt
    ZIP
    ionCube - to run our php encoded files
    imagick - to make 300 dpi PNG images
    JSON
    mod_rewrite
    Download Client.php
    Upload the client.php file to your server and run the script through your browser to check server compatability.
    Change Logs
    Click here to check our change logs

Self Hosting

You can host ShirtTools yourself or let us do it for you. If you want to use your exisiting space then be sure to check with your hosting provider that their server meets the specification laid out on the left. If it's up to the job then you are good to go.

ShirtTools Hosting

We've been recommending BlueHost (www.bluehost.com) to our customers since the very beginning. Their servers are 100% compatible with ShirtTools and the pricing is fantastic value for money at just $71.40 per year. In fact we love them so much we use them for everything including the site you are on right now!

The guys at Bluehost have offered our customers us a special deal of just $60 for a full years hosting. To grab this bargain you must order through our store.

Frequently Asked Questions

I don't print shirts but need an online designer, is this software for me?

Absolutley, You can add any product to the cart and download vector files or high resolution .PNG files of the finished designs. The website is powered by OpenCart so you get a rock solid ecommerce platform. Check out www.openCart.com for more info.


Can I change the look and feel of the store?

The store comes with 6 professional themes as standard however you can access the style sheets and HTML to make your site look the way you want. If you are not a coder there are many vendors on the internet who sell pre-made OpenCart themes that can be purchased for a few dollars. We can help you with installation.


How often do you update and what does it cost?

In the last seven years we have updated ShirtTools four times. Updates are free for the first 12 months and only $250 after that.


What support do I get?

We have a ticket based support system and support the online designer for life. We do offer help with OpenCart questions as long as they are are not covered in the user manual or video tutorials. OpenCart has an active community forum where you can interact with users from all over the globe.


I love this product, can I become a reseller?

If you are an established I.T company or involved with commercial printing equipment and software sales then lets talk.


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