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reBOOT Template Updated to v4.7.3

We've been busy updating the X-Cart reBOOT Template, which has essentially been a complete rewrite.

Loads of improvements, more addons included, valid HTML5, optimised SEO, the list goes on. Please check the Changelog.

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Welcome to X-Cart Mods

We are a small UK based team of web developers who have been working on ecommerce websites and search engine optimisation (SEO) since 1998. Since 2001 we have used X-Cart as our PHP ecommerce platform of choice and in that time have provided help and assistance to thousands of businesses around the world.

Here we offer some unique X-Cart Mods and X-Cart Templates at low cost. Feel free to contact us with your X-Cart requirements.

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  • X-Cart reBOOT Responsive Template

    X-Cart reBOOT Responsive Template

    Free Installation Available Until Nov 1st, 2015 ! *($100 saving)

    * Excludes upgrades

    X-Cart reBOOT is a multi-purpose, fully responsive template based on the most popular HTML, CSS, and JS framework of them all, Bootstrap.

    Demo Template Settings Additional Product Data Installation Changelog Testimonials Support

    The zip file is 14.5 megabytes, so please ensure you can receive large files.

    X-Cart reBOOT is available for X-Cart Classic 4.7.x only.

    If you order installation, we will need your X-Cart admin username / password and your FTP details. You can submit securely here.


    • X-Cart v4.7.3 Gold / Gold Plus / Platinum
    • Basic - Intermediate HTML / CSS / Smarty knowledge
    • Good working knowledge of X-Cart and backend


    • PHP v5.4 +
    • Apache v2.4 + with mod_deflate enabled
    • gd, mbstring and mysqli extensions for PHP


    • Easy installation, steps minimised as much as possible
    • Fast and fully responsive throughout
    • Flexible layouts easily configured in the settings
    • Dozens of options and variations of layouts
    • Valid HTML5 throughout (where possible)
    • Search engine optimised, semantic HTML
    • Rich Snippets / micro formats code included
    • Seamless Wordpress integration
    • Bonus addons including Redactor HTML editors (worth $99)
    • Easy to modify themes
    • Bootswatch themes, ideal for those who would prefer a dark theme
    • Low cost / quick return on investment / free support when you need it
    • Lots of shortcodes and widgets to experiment with
    • Revised fastlane and one page checkouts
    • Well thought out theme, 3+ years in development

    Themes and Layouts

    • 20 preset themes, based on material design colours
    • 16 Bootswatch themes, dark and light variations
    • Realtime theme previewer
    • Logo image and favicon uploaders
    • Choice of 725 Google fonts for headings
    • Choice of body font stack, all cross-browser friendly
    • Choice of dialog and menu box styles
    • Configurable button colours, add to cart, wishlist, minicart etc.
    • Boxed or fluid (full width) layouts
    • Layout can be one, two or three columns
    • Many choices of header and footer layouts
    • 20 types of footer contents available!


    • 3 types of sidebar category menus, 5 level sliding, 2 level sliding or basic list
    • Manufacturers menu can be a dropdown or list
    • Bestsellers, new arrivals and recently viewed can be carousels or lists
    • Search by price slider
    • Optional sliding account menu


    • Dynamic or custom homepage
    • Countdown to an alert
    • Bestsellers carousel
    • Featured categories addon, with 3 styles
    • New, on sale and featured products, which can be displayed in tabs, accordions or standard dialogs
    • Welcome message, news message and blog posts which can be in scrollable boxes
    • Manufacturers logo carousel

    Homepage Slider

    • Beautiful responsive slider with up to 5 slides and optional eye-catching, animated captions
    • Ability to embed YouTube or Vimeo videos if you wish
    • Image slide uploaders

    Header Menu

    • 9 responsive menu types, including dropdown/flyout and mega menus
    • Lots of options, including effects and animations, stickyness etc.
    • Advanced cateories addon which allows you to tweak further
    • Simple unordered lists, so making your own custom menu is a breeze

    Product Listings

    • Revamped, responsive masonry style layouts, with grid, rows and list views
    • Views can be switched and even sorted by price/stock/name with no page refresh!
    • You can choose which product data you want displayed
    • Product thumbnails can be animated in, 70 different effects

    Product Pages

    • Display can be configured in many ways, left or right hand side product image
    • Product information can be displayed in tabs (on top if you wish), accordions or standard dialogs
    • Very latest Cloudzoom for image zooming and optional lightbox for detailed images
    • Optional additional product data including banners, file downloads, FAQs, videos and audio!
    • Optional Disqus commenting
    • Improved social count / sharing buttons


    • Responsive lightbox with 10 themes to choose from
    • Optional Google map for contact us page
    • Advanced testimonials addon for customer feedback with easy admin panel
    • Glossary tooltips with easy admin panel
    • Advanced upselling products addon enabling you to add them fast in bulk by category or manufacturer
    • Seamlessly integrate a Wordpress blog in minutes!
    • SEO content panels displaying unobtrusive text of your choice
    • Redactor HTML editors with image/file uploaders and more (worth $99)


    • Fast, dynamic live search box for products, categories and manufacturers
    • Search by price sliders that can be placed in the sidebar
    • Full screen search widget available

    RSS Feeds

    • Valid RSS feeds for latest products and latest news, generated manually or by using a cron job.

    Audio & Video

    • Advanced HTML5 players with 5 skins to choose from
    • Responsive videos, which can be YouTube, Vimeo or local MP4/WEBM videos
    • MP3 players which can displayed individually or as a playlist


    • General FAQs page, 5 sections with up to 20 FAQs in each
    • Dynamic image gallery with thumbnails generator
    • Alternative uploads manager for files, images, audio, video etc.
    • 'Must agree to terms & conditions' feature
    • Optional avatars on customer reviews and testimonials
    • Social profile buttons for all the major social networks
    • Social streams for Flickr, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Facebook and Twitter
    • AJAX newsletter subscribe


    • HTML minifier to get rid of ugly white space in the source code
    • Structured data markup AKA Rich snippets and microdata included
    And much more !

    The template comes with the following optional addons...

    Advanced Category Menus & Featured Categories

    Allows you to use mega menus and dropdown / flyout menus at the same time in your header menu. Menus can also be tweaked further. Allows you to specify featured categories, which can be displayed in various styles, on the homepage, or anywhere else.

    Advanced Testimonials

    Allows your customers to post testimonials and displays them on a dedicated page with pagination and per page selector. It also includes an easy to use administration section.

    Advanced Upselling Products

    Allows you to add upselling products in bulk, from a category or a manufacturer. You can choose how many upselling products to display and they can be random or not. The standard upselling products module will still function alongside this addon.

    Device Detect

    Informs you which kind of device your customers ordered with - Mobile, Tablet or Desktop. You can also display specific content in the store according to which device type the customer is using.

    Product Additional Data

    This displays extra product data on the product pages.

    • Product Banners - up to 3 rotating banners to alert customers of promotions or important information.
    • Product FAQs - up to 10 questions and answers
    • Product Downloads - up to 5 files with optional descriptions
    • Product Videos - up to 5 videos, either YouTube, Vimeo or local video files (MP4 & WEBM formats)
    • Product Audio - up to 20 tracks (MP3 format). Can be displayed individually or in a playlist

    The data can be made common for multiple products if you wish.

    Redactor HTML Editors (worth $99)

    Advanced HTML editors with image and file uploaders, CDN support and more.

    SEO Content Panels

    Adds unobtrusive text of your choice to the footer of the homepage, category and manufacturer pages. Optional scrollable content box.

    Wordpress Blog Integration

    Seamlessly integrates Wordpress into the store.

  • X-Cart Advanced Upselling Products

    X-Cart Advanced Upselling Products

    • Displays upselling products from a specific single category OR a specific single manufacturer
    • Set the maximum number of upselling products displayed per product
    • Optional randomized upselling products per product
  • X-Cart Responsive Featured Products Carousels

    X-Cart Responsive Featured Products Carousels

    • Responsive featured product carousels
    • Three display modes, two 3D and one 2D
    • Touch enabled
    • Optional autoplay
    • Optional mouse wheel control
    • Optional shadows and reflections
    • Customisable according to your product thumbnail size
    • We recommend that your product thumbnails are of equal size
    • v4.6.x - v4.7.x
  • X-Cart Advanced Product Videos

    X-Cart Advanced Product Videos


    • Updated 3rd April 2015
    • Up to five videos per product
    • Supports YouTube and Vimeo videos
    • Lightbox video previews from within the admin product modify page
    • Videos can be placed inside or outside the tabs on the product page
    • Videos can be displayed in responsive IFrames (you can set the maximum width also)
    • Or videos can play in responsive lightboxes (10 different lightbox skins available)
    • Automatically generates video thumbnails (lightboxes option)
    • Optional video tooltips / descriptions
    • Video SEO ready (YouTube videos) - Testing Tool
    • BONUS! Responsive YouTube video channel addon, with various options
    • Easy install, available for v4.4.x - v4.7.x

    Videos are essential for promoting your products nowadays, this module makes it easier...

    We'll consider adding locally hosted videos support (.mp4 etc.), if there's demand.

    Updated 26th April 2015 - Now supports video titles, a second IFrame video view and improved video schema code.

  • X-Cart Redactor HTML Editors

    X-Cart Redactor HTML Editors

    • Lightweight WYSIWYG HTML editors for product descriptions, static pages, news etc.
    • Drag and drop image and file uploaders built-in!
  • X-Cart Responsive Audio Player

    X-Cart Responsive Audio Player

    • Responsive HTML5 product audio player
    • With playlist, shuffle, loop, seek bar, volume etc.
    • Up to 20 MP3 audio files per product
    • Displays players on product listing pages and product pages