Magento Open Source, 1.9.x

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About This Guide

Magento Open Source User Guide

This guide answers the “why, where, and how” questions that most merchants have when learning to use Magento. You’ll find lots of step-by-step instructions, screenshots and examples, plus a comprehensive configuration reference that is linked throughout the material. After learning the basics, you can use this guide as a springboard into more advanced topics and resources.

Online User Guide (You’re here now!)

This online user guide is our primary documentation, and is continually updated with new topics, changes to existing content, and improvements in the way the material is presented. Some changes are in response to feedback we receive from our readers. To ensure that you see the latest content, set your browser to check for updates on each page that you visit. Make sure to check the Change Log often to see what’s new!

PDF User Guide

You’ll find the same great information in both the online (HTML) and offline (PDF) user guides, so you can use the format you prefer. Simply click the link to open the PDF in your browser. You can also right-click the download link to save the file to your computer. The Documentation Archive at the end of this guide has PDF download links for each major version of the product.

Updated: 05/26/2016