Magento Commerce, 1.14.x

Magento 1.x Software Support Notice
For Magento Commerce 1, Magento is providing software support through June 2020. Depending on your Magento Commerce 1 version, software support may include both quality fixes and security patches. Please review our Magento Software Lifecycle Policy to see how your version of Magento Commerce 1 is supported.

Staging Site Configuration

The configuration determines the point of entry to the staging site and its landing page.

To configure a content staging website:

1. On the Admin menu, select System > Configuration. Then in the panel on the left, under General, select General.
2. Click to expand the Staging Websites section. Then, do the following:

Staging Websites
a. Set Automatically Create Entry Points for Staging Websites to one of the following:
  • Yes

    Generates entry points automatically for a staging website that is hosted on the same domain as the Magento installation.


    For staging websites that are hosted on a separate domain.

b. In the Folder Name for Entry Points field, enter the name of the folder where the automatically-generated entry points are saved.
c. Set Close Website During Merge or Rollback to one of the following:
  • No

    The site(s) can be accessed as usual.

    Close Entire Frontend

    (Recommended) All sites are restricted.

    Close Only Relevant Websites

    Access is restricted only to the site(s) involved in the merge or rollback activity.

d. Choose the CMS Landing Page that you want to appear is the site is closed during a merge or rollback activity.
3. When complete, click the Save Config button.