Indexing and index processes were introduced in Magento since version 1.4.x. Here is how you can set one index to ‘REINDEX REQUIRED’ with code programmatically.
January 2011 - ACTIVO
For the last five years or so I have been using Firefox religiously for web development. I mean, there is no other browser that gets the job done better or has better tools to gain visibility of what lies under the hood, right? That is what I thought until I gave it a try just recently. In fact, I just found several chrome extensions that can get the job done and even offer more functionality than what I was used to with the Firefox extensions.
In this video I walk you through setting up Magento from scratch on a windows environment in about 10 minutes. This will require the popular WAMP Server package which brings together Apache, MySQL, and PHP. There are a handful of tips in this video that can help you get started with no hassle and avoid some of the common pitfalls of setting Magento up for the first time. I hope that you find it useful!