Important e-commerce features in CS-Cart

We are constantly striving to expand the online store solution with smart features to meet even the most sophisticated demands of our customers. Take a look below for a small selection of the features found in all our online store solutions.


  • Complete ready to use online store solution
  • Online installation tools and store configuration
  • 100% Open source
  • Easy installation
  • Intuitive administration panel
  • Bulk upload categories, products and images
  • Full import and export of products / customers / order / language databases in CSV format
  • No programming knowledge is required for installation and setup
  • Technical support and included support points


  • Translated into 10 languages
  • 100% ready Norwegian translation
  • Easy to add new languages
  • Configurable currency symbols
  • configurable measurement units
  • Configurable list of countries / states / municipalities
  • The ability to switch the date and time formats

Optimized for search engines

  • Search Engines Friendly URLs
  • Custom meta keywords and descriptions for the product categories and content sites
  • Generation of HTML catalog and static product and category pages
  • Automatic generation of XML Sitemap
  • Breadcrumb trail
  • Tools for 301 redirects
  • Support for Google Rich Snippets and Canonical URL.

Design and layout

  • 100% template driven shop and admin panel
  • Extensive use of AJAX technology, which minimizes screen updates
  • Category and product thumbnails and detailed images
  • Editable one-page checkout
  • Editable design blocks
  • Smart theme editor where you can easily change fonts, colors and backgrounds
  • Visual language editing
  • Editing text directly on product pages
  • Catalog page
  • Mini-cart on every page
  • Possibility of installation of addons via the Control Panel
  • Several built-in templates - all available in responsive design
  • Easily change designs and logos via the Control Panel
  • Debug Console: displays a tree of templates for all pages
  • Widget mode: Enter the online store on any external website, company site or blog

Catalog and Features

  • Unlimited number of products and categories
  • Product Cloning
  • Unlimited category nesting
  • Ability to assign products to multiple categories
  • Highlight products and cross selling
  • Ability to sell digital downloads
  • Configurable products
  • Quantity discounts
  • Discount Coupons
  • Possibility of subscription-based access to each category

Product Details

  • Unlimited product options with optional additional prices
  • Various display options for alternatives
  • HTML product descriptions
  • Highlight related products
  • Customers also bought list
  • Unlimited product images
  • Large popup picture for products as well as zoom

Marketing and promotion tools

  • Affiliate e-commerce application
  • Send gift cards with email
  • Integration and sync against MailChimp and Mad Mimi
  • Integrated blog function
  • Product Filters
  • RMA (Returned goods)
  • Featured and related products, cross selling
  • Ability to set up multiple campaigns
  • Reviews and ratings from customers
  • Wishlist
  • Set up dedicated pages: Best Selling specials and last chance ETC.
  • Send to a Friend function
  • Cross-selling tools
  • Reward points addon
  • Ability to add discount codes
  • Ability to add your forms and surveys

Warehousing and goods

  • Full product stock control
  • Messages by low inventory
  • Wholesale
  • Ability to set minimum order amount
  • List price and selling price impressions
  • Enable / disable product inventory control
  • Enhanced import / export product databases

Shipping and taxes

  • FedEx, USPS, DHL system, etc. real-time calculations
  • Price shipping costs for Posten rates
  • Editable shipping and surcharges
  • Unlimited custom delivery methods
  • Unlimited custom destinations
  • Deliveries are restricted by location
  • Free shipping option
  • Dropshipping
  • Flexible shipping customization (based on the number of items, weight or order amount)
  • Customers can choose delivery methods
  • Editable toll -and VAT calculations
  • Product Specific tax and fees
  • Tax exemption function

Payment solutions and methods

  • Bank Receipts, invoices, phone orders etc.
  • Online credit card processing: 50+ integrated payment systems
  • PayPal, 2Checkout, DIBS ETC.
  • Ability to add new payment methods Nets, Klarna, and more

Web-based Admin panel

  • Simple and fast import of several items (products, categories, static pages, etc.)
  • File Manager and Theme Editor uses AJAX technology
  • The ability to configure all aspects of your online store in real time
  • Integrated database backup and recovery tools
  • Flexible organization of the online store's information pages
  • Unlimited number of admin accounts
  • Multiple levels of admin access
  • Ability to act on behalf of other users
  • IP-based access restrictions
  • Integrated webmail system
  • SMS Alerts

Customer service

  • Integrated configurable customer and ordersearch
  • Search filters
  • Password recovery for customers
  • Customers can view their order history
  • Customer memberships and special pricing
  • Membership based access to informational section of the store
  • Printing and customization of invoices and packing slips
  • Wishlist Function
  • Feature Comparison
  • Customer can edit product options directly in the basket


  • Full HTTPS / SSL support
  • Secure HTTPS / SSL admin access
  • Secure HTTPS / SSL box, login and customer profile pages
  • Customer passwords are MD5 encrypted in database
  • Password protected admin access
  • Automated periodic requests for changes of admin passwords
  • Passwords are always checked for safety

Suitable for regular customers

  • Basket contents stored in the database
  • Each customer can have an unlimited number of profiles
  • Registered customers can edit their account details at any time
  • Registered customers can view their order history

NettXpress delivers a feature-rich online store solution. If your company has any specific functional requirements that are not already included in the online store, our support team will help you customize your online store so it will meet your needs. Contact us and we can give you a free proposal for what it would cost to implement your wishes in the online store.

An online store solution that has everything you need

CS-Cart has built in warehouse management and minimize the manual work required to keep track of inventory. The system is automatically updated when a sale is carried out. The admin Dashboard gives you full control over your store. Using all the different options and settings it is easy to manage orders, payments, and mailings.

CS-Cart's technical support team is on call to help you solve any problems you may encounter. You can also hire our programmers to customize the online store for your needs.

The online Store solution from NettXpress has a wide range of solutions for e-commerce: AJAX-based web interface, Visual Block Manager for full customization of the layout of the store and much more.

Ranking at the top of the search engines can mean unlimited traffic to your online store. With our solution you get W3C compliant code, SEO friendly URLs and customize meta tags.

Try before buying

We have our own demo sites store page and admin section to CS-Cart.

Visit our demo pages to become better acquainted with the online store solution. Post a new page, create a new product or process one of the orders - you'll quickly see how easy and intuitive it all works. Some of the most advanced features are not available in demo versions, but most basic features do work. The sides are reset periodically with new demo material.