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. https://www.magentocommerce.com/magento-connect/

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

Installing via MagentoConnect

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

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