How to transfer data from Store Manager to another PC
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How to transfer data from Store Manager to another PC

 To be able to recover data in Store Manager (connection(s) to one or multiple stores, import/export configurations, database backup etc), when you are moving to another computer or want to transfer all possible data from old (test) store to the new one, or software has been changed or updated you should take some precautionary measures. In order to accomplish it, follow these instructions:

 

1. Move store configurations ( all connection settings that are used to make changes to your live site)

 

To Save settings on old pc follow few steps:

  1. Open Preferences - > Database Connection. All store configurations are listed here;
  2. Click on Actions button and choose the operation from the drop-down list;  
  3. 'Save all configurations' - if you want to save all configurations, which you have configured and used in the Store Manager, to a single file;
  4. 'Save current configuration' - selected configuration will be saved to the file.

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Select folder, .ini file will be saved to (when transferring to a new computer it would be better to save these data on a dropbox or removable drive).

How to upload settings saved previously:

  1. ​Open Preferences (F12) and use Actions button -> Load Configurations option from the drop-down:

       2. Browse the file saved before to upload all settings

       3. Select necessary configuration from the list and use it on your new machine:


 

2. Save import settings

To Save import/export settings and use same configuration on a new PC, save it on the last step of import/export wizard:

  1. Run Import Wizard and on the last step add any informative name and use save configuration to file button


     
  2. Save import settings into file somewhere on your pc, removable drive or dropbox
 

To load settings on new PC, copy the previously saved configurations from your old PC to a new one and load them on the first step of import wizard

 

 

3. Save export settings

  1. Run Export Wizard and on the last step add any informative name and use save configuration to file button


     
  2. Save import settings into file somewhere on your pc, removable drive or dropbox
 

To load settings on new PC, copy the previously saved configurations from your old PC to a new one and load them on the first step of export wizard.

 

 

4. Transfer Custom SQLs 

In order to save and then to be able to use the sql queries on another location, go to Custom SQL sector, select the necessary queries from the existing list and then click - 'Save query to file' button.

This action allows you to download a previously saved file on another computer, by pressing the corresponding button in the 'Custom SQL' sector of Store Manager:


 

5. Save Reports

You can save all your available reports in two ways:

 

  1. Go to Reports section of Store Manager and choose the specific report from the list of existing ones. Click on 'Save' button:



    Please note, if you choose the Simple Reports from the Reports sector (Store Manager for Prestashop) - you should open the selected item and then choose the appropriate button for storage:



    If you choose the one from the Custom Reports you should press 'Show report' option:



    Then you can save the content of the report to a separate file of the appropriate format:

2. You have also a possibility to transfer your created reports from Reports section of Store Manager  to a removable drive or Dropbox to be able to use them on a new place, following this path:

C:\Users\%USERNAME%\AppData\Local\eMagicOne Store Manager for ....\Reports

or

Start > All Programs > eMagicOne > Store Manager for ……. > Application Data > Reports

 

(specify Store Manager for which shopping cart you have).

 
6. Save Addons settings

You will be able to load your previously saved configurations for specific addon if you use this guide:
  1. Open the following folder:

C:\Users\%USERNAME%\AppData\Local\eMagicOne Store Manager for ....\ ,

where ‘%USERNAME%’ is your computer's login or

Start > All Programs > eMagicOne > Store Manager for ……. > Application Data >


2. You can see all addon files there, i.e.:

 

           for Amazon Integration Addon - AmazonIntegration directory -> Settings xml file

           for eBay Integration Addon - eBayPlugin directory - > EBsettingsFile

           for Doba Integration Addon - DobaPlugin directory - > DobaSettingsFile

           for ICEcat Integration Addon -> ICEcatSettings file

           for QuickBooks Integration Addon - QBPlugin directory -> QBConfigsFile

           for PeachTree Integration Addon - > PTSettingFS file

           for PDF Catalog Creator - PDF_CatalogCreator directory - > Settings ini file.   

          

      3. Save these settings on removable drive to be able to download and use them on another computer.

 

      4. Load those files to exactly the same folder on your new PC, replacing the default ones.

 

7. Load configurations for Automated Import Products Addon

 
  1. Automated Product Import is using Import configurations that can be saved and transferred using Products Import/Export Wizard.
    See chapter 2 above to find details how to transfer data.
  2. Once Import configurations are transferred, you will be able to load them in automated product import addon:


     
  3. Transfer scheduled tasks from Store Manager in one PC to the new one
    In the Addons section of Store Manager find and press the 'Open Windows Scheduler 'option.




    You can see the list of all available tasks. Choose the required one and right-click to get the drop-down menu. If you want to copy this task - select 'Export' position.

  4. Find in your NetWork work-group the new PC where you want to move the current Scheduled task and press 'Save' button. This task will placed to new PC and you can load it within the new location of Store Manager.

Please note, that depending on the Store Manager you have,there is an opportunity to save and transfer the other data between computers. For more information please contact with our support team at http://support.emagicone.com  and we will gladly assist you.