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Email Header

The default header includes your email logo that is linked to your store. You can easily insert variables to add store contact information to the header. To make more extensive changes requires a working knowledge of both HTML and CSS. On the server, the header template is located at:

  • [Magento install dir]/app/locale/en_US/template/email/html/header.

Field Descriptions

  • Field


    Load default template


    Lists the selection of available templates, and identifies the template to be customized.


    Identifies the locale where the template is to be used.

    Template Information

    Template Name

    The name of your custom template.

    Template Subject

    (N/A) This field isn’t used for header templates.

    Template Content

    The content of the template, in HTML.

    Template Styles

    (N/A) This field is not used for header templates.

Store Contact Information Variables

  • Variable

    Markup Tag

    Base Unsecure URL

    {{config path="web/unsecure/base_url"}}

    Base Secure URL

    {{config path="web/secure/base_url"}}

    General Contact Name

    {{config path="trans_email/ident_general/name"}}

    General Contact Email

    {{config path="trans_email/ident_general/email"}}

    Sales Representative Contact Name

    {{config path="trans_email/ident_sales/name"}}

    Sales Representative Contact Email

    {{config path="trans_email/ident_sales/email"}}

    Custom1 Contact Name

    {{config path="trans_email/ident_custom1/name"}}

    Custom1 Contact Email

    {{config path="trans_email/ident_custom1/email"}}

    Custom2 Contact Name

    {{config path="trans_email/ident_custom2/name"}}

    Custom2 Contact Email

    {{config path="trans_email/ident_custom2/email"}}

    Store Name

    {{config path="general/store_information/name"}}

    Store Contact Telephone

    {{config path="general/store_information/phone"}}

    Store Contact Address

    {{config path="general/store_information/address"}}