requires FTP for installation

osCMax 2.5

The Installation of MailBeez is successfully tested with osCMax v2.5RC1, running on php 5.3+

The installation is straight forward and can be done in a couple of minutes by following these three steps:

  • copy new files
  • modify existing files
  • add admin access

Step 1 – copy new files

If not done yet please download and unzip the installer package (.zip) on your computer: Download

copy following file to your admin-directory


copy following file and folder to your catalog-directory (where your index.php is located)

mailhive (folder)

Step 2 – modify existing files

1. Add the filename definition

located and open the file


add e.g. at the end

define('FILENAME_MAILBEEZ', 'mailbeez.php');
define('FILENAME_HIVE', 'mailhive.php');

do almost the same for your catalog:



define('FILENAME_HIVE', 'mailhive.php');

2. Add a menu entry

located and open the file




replace with

tep_admin_jqmenu(FILENAME_WHOS_ONLINE, BOX_TOOLS_WHOS_ONLINE, 'TOP') . tep_admin_jqmenu(FILENAME_MAILBEEZ, 'MailBeez', TOP));

this will add the menu-entry “MailBeez” to your Tools-Box. Feel free to place this link whereever you want.

Step 3: add admin access

Administrator > File Access

  1. Click Folder “Tools”
  2. Click Button “store files”
  3. Select “mailbeez.php” in dropdown list
  4. Click Button “save”

Administrator > Member Groups

  1. Click Button “Groups”
  2. Select the Group you would like to give access to MailBeez
  3. Click Button “new permission”
  4. Check mailbeez.php in section “Tools”

repeat for any group you would like to give access to MailBeez

Run Installation

Just click on the new menu item to open the MailBeez Installer:

MailBeez Admin

The installer guides you through the process and stops if there are any issues.

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