How to buy an extension for SmartStore.NET?
To buy an extension (Plugin, Theme or Language resources) for SmartStore.NET you will need a PayPal-Account. To buy an extension just visit the corresponding detail view of the extension and click the button Buy Now. Now you will be requested to enter your Shop-URL after you clicked on Add To Cart. This is necessary because the extension will be registered for this domain only. Now you're gonna be forwarded to the basket where you will find an overview of every choosen extension.
Click on the button Checkout, accept our terms and conditions an click the button Confirm My Order. You will now be forwarded to PayPal to close the order process and conduct the payment. After the payment was executed you will be transferred back to the SmartStore Community Marketplace where you can download the extension you have just bought.
You will find an overview of all occured purchases when clicking on your profile, located in the upper right corner of the community and choose the menu item Client Area. In the tab Purchases you get an overview of all purchased extensions. Next to other information you'll find the link from which you can download the extension in the details view.
How to install an extension?
After you have completed the purchase you can download the extension in its detail view for an infinite amount of time within the SmartStore Community Marketplace. The download will be carried out as a file with the extension .nupkg if its a theme or a plugin. In case of a language pack you download a file with the extension .xml.
When you've downloaded the extension on your computer you install it by visiting the admin area within your SmartStore.NET Shop.
Choose the menu item Plugins->Manage plugins and click on the button Upload Plugin. Choose the nupkg file you've downloaded in the SmartStore Community Marketplace and click on Upload & Install. The plugin was now installed and can be configured in the plugin management area.
Choose the menu item Configuration>Themes and click on the button Upload Theme. Choose the nupkg file you've downloaded in the SmartStore Community Marketplace and click on Upload & Install. The theme was now installed and can be configured in the theme management area.
Choose the menu item Configuration->Regional Settings->Languages.
If you haven't created the language you want to import yet create it with a click on the button New and visit the details view of this language. Here you have to click on the button Import Resources. Now choose the xml file you've downloaded in the SmartStore Community Marketplace and click on Import Resources. The language can now be choosen within your shop by your customers in case it was already activated.