Our eStore is a fully customizable shopping cart. It's stable and highly usable. We use e-commerce solution that is ASP.NET 4.0 based with a MS SQL 2005 (or higher) backend database. Our easy-to-use shopping cart solution is uniquely suited for merchants that have outgrown existing systems, and may be hosted with your current web host or our hosting partners. It has everything you need to get started in selling physical and digital goods over the internet.
We have ensured our eStore is optimized for search engines. From search friendly URLs to properly structured content and products, you will find that nopCommerce was built to help your customers locate your content with ease.

System Requirements

In order to run our eStore, you will need the following installed on your server / computer:

Supported operation systems:

Windows 7
Windows Vista
Windows XP
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2008


Supported databases:

ASP.NET 4.0 MS SQL Server 2005 or above

Supported browsers:

Supported web servers:

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 and above
Mozilla Firefox 2.0 and above
Google Chrome 1.x
Apple Safari 2.x
Internet Information Service (IIS) 5.1 or above

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General Catalog Features

  1. Unlimited number of products
  2. Supports categories and manufacturers
  3. Categories can also be fully nested to any level desired (sub-categories)
  4. Products can be mapped to more than one category or manufacturer
  5. Anonymous checkout
  6. One-page Checkout
  7. Gift Cards (Virtual and Physical)
  8. Recurring Products
  9. Support for kit products (e.g. Build your own computer)
  10. Multilingual support
  11. Multicurrency support
  12. Measure weights, measure dimensions
  13. Real-time currency exchange rates (ECB)
  14. SSL support
  15. Export/import (XML, Excel)
  16. PDF order receipts
  17. Fully 100% customizable design using templates
  18. Phone order support
  19. RMA (return management)
  20. Configurable list of allowed countries
    (For registration, For billing, For shipping)
  21. ACL (Access control list)
  22. Activity Log
  23. Live chat integration
  24. SMS notifications
  25. System Maintenance (Backup/Restore Database)
  26. Mini shopping cart
  27. W3C compliance (XHTML)

Product Features

Marketing & Promotions

  1. Product attributes (e.g. color, size)
  2. Stock management by product attributes (such as, color and size)
  3. Product tags
  4. Configurable checkout attributes (such as «Gift Wrap» or «Enter custom message»)
  5. Configurable customer attributes (such as «Date of birth», «Phone number»)
  6. Individual prices can be specified for individual customer groups
  7. Allow customers to enter product price (if enabled)
  8. Allow store owner to hide prices for non-registered customers
  9. Supports multiple images per product
  10. Auto image resizing
  11. Downloadable products supported
  12. Downloadable products. License file can be attached
  13. Downloadable products can have an user agreement
  14. Downloadable products. Configurable download activation type: 'When order payment status is Paid' or 'Manual activation'
  15. Text options on products (e.g. require initials for monogrammed products, require text name for product customization, etc)
  16. Support for simple products (e.g. a book) or products with variants
  17. Support for sale prices
  18. Product search
  19. Featured products, sale products or new products
  20. Inventory tracking
  21. Disable buy buttons for specific products
  22. Product specifications (e.g. processor, memory, graphic card)
  23. Compare products feature (if enabled)
  24. 'Call for price' support
  25. Cross-sells support
  26. Backorder support
  27. Display product stock availability option
  1. Reward Points System
  2. Ability to assign design on category, manufacturer or product (unique design per category/manufacturer/product)
  3. Supports related products
  4. Marketing manager (Email campaigns)
  5. Customer groups can be marked as free shipping
  6. Customer groups can be marked as tax exempt
  7. Supports discounts
  8. Supports coupons
  9. Discount amount can either be a fixed value or a percent off. e.g. $10.00 off or 20% off
  10. You can specify a start date and an end date when the coupon is valid
  11. Discounts can be assigned to products
  12. Discounts can be assigned to categories
  13. Discounts can be assigned to whole order
  14. Discounts can be filtered by a customer role
  15. 'Had purchased all of these product variants' discount requirement
  16. 'Had purchased one of these product variants' discount requirement
  17. 'One time only' discounts
  18. 'One time per customer' discounts
  19. Discounts can be assigned to shipping fee
  20. Discount Usage History
  21. Volume discounts (Tier prices)
  22. Recently added products page. RSS.
  23. Recently viewed products page
  24. Free Shipping Option
  25. Customers can review & rate products (if enabled)
  26. Require administrator approval of product reviews for all reviews (if enabled)
  27. Product review helpfulness (“Was this review helpful for you?”)
  28. Search Engine Friendly URL's
  29. Automated URL Re-Writing
  30. Every product, category and manufacturer page can have their own custom search engine meta tags, page title
  31. Customize default SEO meta tags
  32. Store news items supported. News RSS. News comments
  33. Polls supported
  34. Store blog supported
  35. Forums supported
  36. Supports affiliate programs
  37. Froogle (google base), PriceGrabber / Yahoo Shopping, product feeds
  38. Google XML site map
  39. Customizable email templates
  40. Completely customize the layout & appearance of any category, manufacturer, or product page
  41. CMS Topics
  42. Breadcrumb trail for easy site navigation
  43. "Store is closed" feature
  44. QuickBooks integration
  45. Google AdSense integration

Shipping Features

Tax Features

  1. UPS
  2. USPS
  3. FedEx
  4. Australia Post
  5. Canada Post
  6. Restrict Available Shipping Methods by Country
  7. Calculate shipping by order total
  8. Calculate shipping by order weight
  9. Calculate shipping by country & total order weight
  10. Several Shipping Rate Computation Methods used Simultaneously (such as, FedEx and UPS)
  11. Free shipping over $X
  12. Supports warehouses
  13. Additional shipping charges by product
  14. Specify all orders as free shipping
  15. Admin defined shipping methods (e.g. Ground, Next Day, 2nd Day, etc)
  16. Specify all orders as free shipping
  17. Packaging slips
  18. Support for "no shipping required" products (e.g. services)
  19. Admin defined shipping methods
  20. Customer groups can be marked as free shipping
  21. Shipping tracking number
  1. Apply tax by country
  2. Apply tax by state
  3. Apply tax by zip
  4. StrikeIron tax provider
  5. Individual products can be marked taxable or tax-exempt
  6. Tax classes supported by product (e.g. goods, services, alcohol, etc)
  7. Customer groups can be marked as tax exempt
  8. The European Union Value Added Tax (EU VAT) support (Company VAT Number)
  9. Allow store owner to specify which tax based on: billing/shipping/default/shipping origin address
  10. Allow store owner to specify whether prices include tax
  11. Allow customer to choose tax display type (incl/excl tax)
  12. Allow store owner to specify tax display type (incl/excl tax)
  13. Allow store owner to specify whether shipping is taxable
  14. Allow store owner to specify whether shipping prices include tax
  15. Allow store owner to specify whether to hide zero tax
  16. Allow store owner to specify whether to hide tax in order summary when prices are shown tax inclusive

Payment Methods, Gateways

Customer Service Features

  1. Restrict Available Payment Methods by Country
  2. Cash On Delivery payment method
  3. Accept Purchase Order
  4. Accept Checks / Money Order
  5. Accept all major credit and debit cards
  6. Store can be set to authorize only, or auth-capture credit card mode. You can then capture payment at shipment if desired
  7. Refund (and partial refund) support
  8. Void support
  9. Real-time or offline credit card processing
  10. Manual gateway (just collects order & payment information for offline processing)
  11. AliPay (China)
  12. Amazon (SimplePay)
  13. Assist (Russia)
  14. Authorize.NET
  15. Beanstream
  16. CCAvenue (India)
  17. CDGcommerce (Quantum Payment Gateway)
  18. ChronoPay
  19. CyberSource
  20. Dibs (Sweden)
  21. eWay (Australia)
  22. eWay (United Kingdom, New Zealand)
  23. Google Checkout
  24. iDeal (Netherlands)
  25. Moneybookers
  26. Moneris
  27. Pay in store
  28. PayJunction
  29. PayPal Standard
  30. PayPal Website Payments Pro (Direct and Express)
  31. Paypal PayFlow Pro
  32. PayPoint
  33. PSI Gate
  34. QuickPay (Denmark)
  35. SagePay
  36. SecurePay (Australia)
  37. Sermepa (Spain)
  38. Svea (Sweden)
  39. USAePay
  40. Worldpay
  1. Allow customers to register/login by email or by username
  2. Wish list
  3. Customers can view their order history and order statuses
  4. Customer has an address book
  5. Customizable Order Emails
  6. Multiple billing and shipping addresses per customer
  7. Customer roles (groups)
  8. Time zone support
  9. Built-in forum
  10. Password recovery
  11. IP Blacklist
  12. Display Order Notes to Customers
  13. Several account registration/activation types
  14. Automatic registration (no approving)
  15. Manual registration (Admin Approval)
  16. Email validation during registration (optional)
  17. "Email a friend" feature
  18. Compare products feature (if enabled)
  19. News RSS
  20. Recently added products RSS
  21. Image capture on login/registration
  22. Contact Us form
  23. Installation wizard