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Sales Forecast for Magento – Compare Forecast and Results

After you Generate a Forecast Report and wait for the forecast period ending, you can request the comparison of the forecasts and results.

In your “Forecast history” page, find the report you want to compare results with. Its status is “request result”. Click on the table line.

Sales Forecast for Magento – Compare Forecast and Results

You will be redirected to “Edit forecast” page.

Sales Forecast for Magento – Compare Forecast and Results

All form fields are read only. Click on “Step3: Request result”.

All data will be collect, spited and sent to Get4Cast’s servers to be processed.

Sales Forecast for Magento – Compare Forecast and Results

In a couple of minutes you will be able to check the forecast and results comparison.… Read

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Sales Forecast for Magento – Forecast Report Payment

We process the payments with Stripe technology. It is simple, very secure and accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, JCB, Discover, and Diners Club.

Payment statuses

Check payment statuses:

  • waiting: this is the first payment status after you request a forecast report. Open your forecast report or follow the instructions sent to your email to pay the forecast report.
  • fail: you were not charged. Something went wrong while processing the payment. The possible reasons are: a temporary network instability, a temporary downtime in Stripe service or inconsistent credit card information.
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Sales Forecast for Magento – Forecast Report Statuses

Check the details about each report status:

  • receiving data: by the moment you click on request forecast button, your data will start being transfered to our servers. Your forecast report will be “receiving data” for a few seconds, until all data is transferred.
  • requested: it means all data has been received and your report was successfully requested. In a couple of minutes it will processed.
  • extracting raw data: all data are being extracted and prepared to be processed.
  • forecast queue: once the data is ready, it is time to wait for the forecast process.
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Sales Forecast for Magento – Uninstallation guide ?>

Sales Forecast for Magento – Uninstallation guide

Delete source code

Execute the following commands in your SSH terminal.

Delete Database entries

Execute the following commands in your MySQL terminal.… Read

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Sales Forecast for Magento – Troubleshoot and Debug

If you followed the instruction in How to generate a Forecast Report and the Sales Forecast for Magento extension was not installed. Or you are unable to Generate a Forecast Report. Follow these steps.

Enable Magento Log

  • Log into your Magento Admin Backend;
  • Go to System, Configuration;
  • Click on “Developer” in the left side menu pane;
  • Open the “Log Settings” section;
  • Change the “Enabled” to “Yes”;
  • Click “Save Config”.

Open e analyze the file var/log/system.log in your Magento folder. Search for “G4C-MAG” string and check if theres an error description.… Read

Sales Forecast for Magento – FAQ ?>

Sales Forecast for Magento – FAQ

Who developed Sales Forecast for Magento?

Get4Cast Company did. Get4Cast provides Predictive Analytics solutions and developed the extension Sales Forecast for Magento.

Where do I download Sales Forecast for Magento source code?

Check the Installation Guide, session “Get Sales Forecast for Magento source code” .

Where is the Installation Guide?

Follow this link: Installation Guide.

How to Uninstall Sales Forecast for Magento?

Follow this link: Uninstallation Guide.

How to generate a forecast report?

Follow this link: How to generate a Forecast Report.… Read

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Sales Forecast for Magento – How to generate a Forecast Report

New Forecast

In your Magento Admin Panel menu, go to:

  • Reports;
  • Get4Cast (should be in the first position);
  • Sales Forecast;
  • New Forecast;

Sales Forecast for Magento – How to generate a report

Form fields

The “New Forecast” page is where you will input your information, check the forecast report price and request it.

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  • Account info: this field is read only. It may be visible or not, depending on your account information. It describes general information regarding service’s current status.
  • Store: Sales Forecast for Magento supports multiple stores. Select the store you want to generate a report for.
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Sales Forecast for Magento – Installation Guide

Requirements

Backup your data. This is the very first step for any Magento extension installation. Make sure you have a backup of both source code and database.

Get Sales Forecast for Magento source code

If this is your first installation. Consider talking to your IT team about the possibility of installing it in a development environment first. After you check out all features, you can install the extension in your production environment for long term service.… Read