Magento Open Source 2.2.x

System Menu

The System Menu includes tools to import and export data, install extensions, manage system caches and indexes, manage permissions, backups, system notifications, and custom variables.

System Menu

To display the System menu:

On the AdminThe password-protected back office of your store where orders, catalog, content, and configurations are managed. sidebarThe right or left column of a two-column page layout., tap System .

Menu Options

Data Transfer

The Import and Export tools give you the ability to manage multiple records in a single operation. You can import new items, and also update, replace, and delete existing products and tax rates.


Manage integrations and extensions for your store.


Manage your system resources, including cache and index management, backups, and installation settings.


Magento uses roles and permissions to create different levels of access for Admin users, which gives you the ability to grant permission on a “need to know” basis to people who work on your site.

Other Settings

Manage the notifications in your inbox, create custom variables, and generate a new encryption key.

Amazon Logs

Provides access to Client and IPN logs, if enabled in the Develothe per Options section of the Amazon Pay configuration.