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Extension for Magento v1.x

Installation/Upgrade

M2E Pro for Magento v2.x has already been available. The detailed documentation for each version you can find here.

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Important note

We highly recommend that you use Magento Marketplace as the most preferred option to install/upgrade M2E Pro Extension.

Use the Installation Tool or any other alternative ways only in case of extreme necessity when the automatic installation/upgrade via Magento Marketplace cannot be executed for some reasons.

You can install/upgrade M2E Pro Extension via Installation Tool. This method allows performing the installation/upgrade process automatically.

The Installation/Upgrade Module is not available on Magento Marketplace, that is why it should be manually installed on your Magento.

Note

The Module installation requires technical skills to perform the procedure manually.

Before to start installing the Installation/Upgrade Module:

  • make sure you have full write permissions to all Magento files and folders;

  • set up the Cron job to run every 1-5 minutes;

  • check whether your server configurations comply with the next values: 
    - Max execution time = 360 seconds or more, 
    - Memory limit = at least 512 MB.

Follow the next steps to install the Installation/Upgrade Module on your Magento:

Step 1. Download the latest version of the Installation/Upgrade Module.

Step 2. Unpack the downloaded file into the Magento Core directory.

Step 3. Clear the Magento cache.

Step 4. After the Installation/Upgrade Module installed, add a new Cron job to run this file app/code/community/Ess/M2eProUpdater/m2epro_updater_cron.php . You can use the following Crontab Command: php [your-magento-shop-path]/app/code/community/Ess/M2eProUpdater/m2epro_updater_cron.php .

Note

All the actions/parameters should be performed/configured strictly in accordance with the instructions above. Otherwise, M2E Pro Installation Tool cannot work properly and you might face some issues with the Module functioning. In this case, you will see a notification in System > Configuration > M2E Pro > Upgrade section about missing proper Cron configurations.

Once the Module is installed successfully, navigate to System > Configuration > M2E Pro > Installation/Upgrade tab to run Extension installation/upgrade process.

Under the Installation/Upgrade tab, you can also check the latest M2E Pro version available for the installing.

If you want to be notified about the new M2E Pro version released, configure the Notification Setting accordingly.

In addition, you can check the current Installation/Upgrade Module version and download the latest one.

The detailed instructions on how to perform Extension installation/upgrade via the Installation Tool can be found below.

Installation

Navigate to System > Configuration > M2E Pro > Installation tab to schedule an automatic installation of M2E Pro Extension.

The automatic installation process cannot be executed immediately due to technical reasons. By clicking Confirm, you consent to install M2E Pro Extension within nearest 5-15 minutes.

The installation process via the Installation/Upgrade Module involves the next steps:

  • activation of Maintenance Mode in Magento;
  • installation of M2E Pro Extension files;
  • updating of Database.

Note

Your Magento Instance will be in Maintenance Mode until M2E Pro installation process is completed.

That's it! M2E Pro has been successfully installed.

Provide the initial configurations for Extension and enjoy your sales on eBay/Amazon/Walmart Channel via M2E Pro.

Tip

If you face any issues during the installation process, read this article to find the solution.

Upgrade

Once the new M2E Pro version released, navigate to System > Configuration > M2E Pro > Upgrade tab to schedule an automatic upgrade of Extension.

Note

To be performed, the upgrade process should be manually scheduled first.

The automatic upgrade cannot be executed immediately due to technical reasons. By clicking Confirm, you consent to upgrade M2E Pro Extension within nearest 5-15 minutes.

The upgrade process via Installation/Upgrade Module involves the following steps:

  • activation of Maintenance Mode in Magento;
  • installation of M2E Pro Extension files;
  • updating of Database.

Note

Your Magento Instance will be in Maintenance Mode until M2E Pro upgrade process is completed.

Our Congratulations! M2E Pro has been successfully upgraded.

Tip

If you face any issues during the installation process, read this article to find the solution.