Magento Commerce, 2.2.x

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Extension Manager

Installing an extension is a three-step process that should take place during off-peak hours. Before the extension is installed, your store is put into maintenance mode, checked for readiness, and backed up. After the extension is installed, it must be configured for your store according to the developer’s instructions.

For technical information, see Run the Extension Manager in the developer documentation.

Important: Always flush the cache after installing or upgrading Magento, or any extensions and modules.

Installed Extensions

To install an extension:

1. Log in to the Admin of your Magento store as a user with full administrator rights.
2. On the Admin sidebar, tap System. Then under Tools, choose Web Setup Wizard.

Web Setup Wizard
3. Tap Extension Manager. To get your access keys, do the following:
a. Go to Magento Marketplace. Then in the upper-right corner, log into your account.
b. On the Marketplace tab of your account, under My Products, click Access Keys.
c. If you need to generate a new set of access keys, tap Create a New Access Key.
d. Find the set of access keys in the list. Then, copy and paste your Public Key and Private Key into Extension Manager.
e. Tap Submit.

Extension Manager

It will take a few minutes to generate the summary and list of all available updates, recently purchased extensions, and currently installed extensions and sample data.

Summary of Your Marketplace Account
4. In the summary at the top of the page, under Extensions Ready to Install, tap Review and Install. Then, do the following:
a. In the list of extensions that are ready to install, mark the checkbox of the extension that you want to install.

Extensions Ready to Install
b. In the Latest version column, choose the version that you want to install. Then in the Action column, click Install.
5. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the following:
  • Step 1: Readiness Check
  • Step 2: Create Backup
  • Step 3: Component Install