Any quality software should have comprehensive documentation, helpful both for users and developers. CS-Cart is provided with lots of sources of information:
CS-Cart manual represents a collection of different articles including such sections as:
Installation - describing installation process.
CS-Cart Architecture – describing the structure of the webstore.
Administration panel - describing options available through it.
There are also different manuals for different CS-Cart editions:
You can download CS-Cart manual in .pdf format here.
The first thing you should find out about the software you are going to purchase - its system requirements. Though CS-Cart system requirements are quite typical, there are some issues you should consider.
You can read more about CS-Cart system requirements here.
You can find knowledge base articles here:
CS-Cart developer documentation
Although CS-Cart E-commerce CMS is a full-featured software, you may want to improve and to customize you webstore according to your own needs and requirements. CS-Cart provides you with such an opportunity. Different aspects of programming, architecture peculiarities and standards are covered in the CS-Cart developer documentation. All information is divided into sections in order to simplify the search.
You can find CS-Cart developer documentation here
If you install CS-Cart shopping cart software by yourself, you will need detailed instructions of the installation process in order to set up your software properly, which ensures proper work in the future.
You can find information about CS-Cart installation here