How to get rid of (fix) Virtuemart error "Info: Your browser does not accept cookies. To put products into your cart and purchase them you need to enable cookies"

Frustrating isn't it? When you get an system message like "Info: Your browser does not accept cookies. To put products into your cart and purchase them you need to enable cookies" and you know you have cookies enabled, so you know Virtuemart is going to show your visitors the same message. Have no fear, it's an easy fix.

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How to find the absolute path of a folder/directory on a server.

Finding the absolute path on a server can be hard. If your installing a website with a CMS like Joomla, Drupal, Mambo etc or a blogging platform like Wordpress you may need to put the path to a folder in some configuration file.

Of course you may not know exactly what the path is because every server/host is different. Sure you probably know the root path (the path you start in when connected by FTP) but that path is usually within other folders on the server. This method is to find out the actual (real) path of a folder.

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