The module requires certain initial configuration to be done in magento instance to set the management tool.
Magento >> Configuration and open Magento Instances.
It refers to a magento installation identifiable via setting the API for
Magento Site URL,
API User and
API Password / Key
Create a new
magento instanceby clicking create.
Save the record with the
The Connection can be tested by clicking on
Test Connectionbutton shown on the top.
If the connection with magento is successful, a window will pop-up as shown below in the screenshot:
Now the websites can be imported by clicking
Import Websitesbutton. This will import all the websites for this magento instance. It will also import all the stores and store views related to this website. By clicking this a new window will pop-up as shown below:
To know more about Magento Website, refer website.
Magento >> Configuration and open Website.
A magento instance can have multiple websites. They act as parents of stores. A website consists of one or more stores.
After Importing Websites, magento instance will get all the websites, it’s stores and stores view. See below:
A website must be unique in an magento instance
Magento Website Store or Store view groups
Magento >> Configuration and open Website Store.
children of websites. The visibility of products and categories
is managed on magento at store level by specifying the root category on a store.
The setup for root catalog on stores does not reflect on OpenERP as there
is no functional benefit of doing so.
A store must be unique in a website
Double click on any of of the website to import catalog by clicking on
Import Catalog. This will import all the product categories and
products for this magento instance, see screenshot:
Press continue to import the catalog, and it will get all the products, see below screenshot:
Each product in a website must be unique!
Magento Website Store View
Magento >> Configuration and open Store View.
A store needs one or more store views to be browse-able in the front-end. It allows for multiple presentations of a store. Most implementations use store views for different languages.
See screenshot below, it will get all the
Store View with corresponding