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Zen Cart Fix Company

Zen Cart Fix Company

Fix Company resolves an issue in some versions of Chrome which incorrectly autofills the Company Name field with the year of birth.

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Relevance: Zen Cart™ 1.5.4 and above

Current Version: 1.0

Support Thread: Fix Company Support Thread

Cost: Free, but donation appreciated

Installed Cost: $120.00 Buy Professional Installation by That Software Guy

Installation Difficulty: Moderate

Installation Instructions: click here

Location: Zen Cart Plugins, under Admin Tools

Download: Fix Company in Zen Cart Plugins


Fix Company resolves an issue in some versions of Chrome which autofills the Company Name field with the year of birth stored in the cache of a user's browser.

You can see how many accounts have this problem by running the following query in phpMyAdmin:

SELECT customers_id, entry_company FROM address_book WHERE length(entry_company) = 4 
AND concat('',entry_company * 1) = entry_company;

If you have heavily modified the template files this mod installs, simply add the following change on top of your modifications:
Look for the string
in the three files. Change this to
   id="company" autocomplete="new-password"

The string will be used in a call to zen_draw_input_field.

Installation Instructions:

  1. Back up everything! Try this in a test environment prior to installing it on a live shop.
  2. Rename includes/templates/YOUR_TEMPLATE to use your actual template name.
  3. Copy the contents of the unzipped folder to the root directory of your shop. (Note: if any of the included template files already exist in your store, you will have to merge the files in this mod with the changes you have already made to the template files in this mod.)
  4. Run https://YOUR-STORE.com/fix_company.php
  5. Delete fix_company.php from your server. In the future, created or updated accounts will not have this issue.

Major Versions

  • 1.0 07/01/2019 - First Release