Magento is one of the best eCommerce platform to make online stores. This platform has a substantial market with highly advanced set of features and large extensions marketplace. Up to 2019, There are 1 million live websites using Magento.
Migrating from VirtueMart to Magento is a simple process. This guide shows you how to migrate products, orders, customers and other data from VirtueMart to Magento automatically. Hence, let me show you the easiest steps to transfer your VirtueMart to Magento.
- Download & Install Magento
Using Migration tool to migrate data from VirtueMart to Magento
- VirtueMart to Magento Migration Tool Introduction
- What data can be migrated from VirtueMart to Magento
- Create an Account
- Create A New Migration
- Select Entities You Want To Migrate
- Perform VirtueMart to Magento Migration
- Download and Install Extensions, Template for new Magento store
- Migrate Newly Added Data on your old VirtueMart to Magento
- Switch Domain Name to Magento
- Need Technical Support?
You can download different versions of Magento from the official Magento Website. Please follow this video to install a fresh Magento store.
The easiest thing to migrate VirtueMart to Magento is using VirtueMart to Magento Migration Tool by LitExtension. It allows you to migrate your products, customers, orders and other related entities from VirtueMart to Magento automatically.
- Product Categories
- Customers Password
- SEO URLs
Let’s begin the migration process!
Register an account or Sign In on LitExtension site. You can also login easily with your existing Google or Facebook account.
On the Migration Page, click Create New Migration at the top right button on the screen. Select Source Cart Type and provide source store’s URL into the textbox.
Then click LitExtension Connector to download the connector, extract the zip file and upload connector to Source Store’s root folder.
Right here, the Connector Installation will be automatically checked and informed on the screen without manual checking.
Select Target Cart Type and provide target store’s URL into the textbox. Then, click LitExtension Connector to download the connector, extract the zip file and upload connector to Target Store’s root folder.
Choose entities you want to migrate. You can select either all of them together or certain data. For example, only Products, Customers and Orders.
Litextension also provides Additional Options here to extend your migration possibilities. Languages, Order Status and Customer Group will be matched together to be displayed correspondingly in the new store.
To Perform Full Migration, Please click on “Skip Demo Migration” button to perform full migration immediately. Please wait during data is migrating, an email will be sent you from LitExtension system after migration completed. Now, your data will be moved to new desired store as your expectation.
Magento Marketplace, the official Magento extension store, is the global ecommerce resource for applications and services that expand Magento solutions with powerful new features and functionality. You can visit Magento Marketplace to download the extensions and template you need.
During your VirtueMart to Magento migration, LitExtension will keep your VirtueMart store active so that your customers can visit your site and make purchases normally. After the migration, you will need some time to set up and custom your new Magento store too. Therefore, new data including new orders, new customers,.. will be added on your VirtueMart website.
When you are ready to launch your new store, it’s important to migrate all newly incurring data over. Hence, LitExtension provides “Recent Data Migration” feature to do it for you.
Here are two steps for you to migrate new data from VirtueMart to Magento:
- Go to your account on LitExtension site.
- Choose Recent Migration and follow the steps just as simply as when set up the full process.
After that, your new Magento store can go live officially without missing any data.
This guide will help you to get the job done.
In case, If you are busy and just want someone to completely take care of your store migration for you or Your store has some third party modules or some custom fields need to be migrated. LitExtension offers the All-In-One Migration service, this service provides high quality migration service with low cost. LitExtension will perform data migration and provide all the necessary customization for you. The main goal is to save time and minimize efforts of e-merchants.
LitExtension has a dedicated support team who are 24/7 available to handle any of your concerns via ticket, phone, live chat, or email. At LitExtension, customers’ satisfaction is of greatest importance.
If you have any more questions while using LitExtension service, please visit Support Center or feel free Contact LitExtension.