Magento Solution Specialist – Content Area 3.9: Extensions

1. Where can a merchant find Magento extensions?

Magento hosts

Magento Connect, which is a repository of free and paid extensions for Magento.

2. What are the two ways of installing an extension in Magento?

Installing via MagentoConnect


Manually copying files to the filesystem

If the extension was obtained directly from a vendor or written yourself, you’ll need to copy the extension into the correct Magento source directories.

3. How can a Magento Admin user disable an extension using admin functionality?

In the backend, navigate to `System -> Configuration -> Advanced Disable Modules Output`
Installed modules are shown and individual modules can be disabled here.

By | 2017-08-19T17:57:16+00:00 February 15th, 2016|Categories: Magento, MCSS|Tags: , |

About the Author:

Jason is a Magento Certified Solution Specialist and has been working with Magento for a few years - both with Enterprise and Community Editions.