A friend of mine had some trouble setting up the homepage banners with OpenCart so i thought i would share my instructions on how to setup homepage banners.

Step 1

You need to upload your banner to start with so in the admin go to System > Design > Banners. When loaded click on Insert.

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Step 2

Name your banner and simply upload it then press save at the top.

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Step 3

Head back the menu and click Extensions > Modules.

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Now find the Slideshow module and click edit.

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Once loaded press Add Module then select the banner you uploaded, enter dimensions, choose layout as Home and set the sort order.

Step 4

Now your banner will be showing!

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