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FireBear Improved Import & Export for Magento 2 – Extension Change Log

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Improved Import & Export for Magento 2
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3.1.7

Features

  • Speed improvements when importing and exporting huge data files
  • Speed improvements for loading collections
  • Files for the jobs can now be uploaded using API
  • Added selector to Remove all assigned categories from existing products before import job execution
  • General extension code improvements

Bugfixes

  • Fixed all installation issues under different conditions
  • Removed ‘Magento 2’ attribute mapping preset
  • Improved file validation from FTP and SFTP sources
  • Fixed issue with XLSX files having incorrect column count resulting in not all entities imported
  • Fixed issue with grouped products ‘catalog_product_relation’ attribute not being read properly
  • Fixed issue with URL rewrites not being saved on product URL change during import
  • Fixed issue with fatal error being displayed when products had duplocate url_key’s
  • Fixed issue with filter section breaking upon adding new filters
  • Fixed issue with filter and map attributes sections not being displayed for some entities
  • Fixed issue with replace behavior not working with ‘order’ entity
  • Fixed issue with category mapping section sometimes hanging the page when there are too many entries
  • Fixed issue with import job giving ‘Please make sure attribute “name” is not empty’ for no reason
  • Fixed issue with use_product_image_for_swatch attribute when swatches option enabled
  • Fixed issue with configurable product thumbnail image not updated properly
  • Fixed issue with exporting orders with ‘Only attributes from mapping’ option enabled
  • Fixed issue when simple products with custom options caused orders to give ‘Submit shipment’ error
  • Fixed issue with exporting bundle products using ‘;’ as multi-value separator giving error messages
  • Fixed issue with importing products with mapping sometimes giving exception errors
  • Proper error message is now displayed when product_type attribute is missing from product import file
  • Fixed issue with B2B add-on when exporting quotes into XLSX file types
  • Fixed issue with B2B add-on with products not being removed from the quotes (abandoned carts)
  • Importing products no longer puts products out of stock by default (Magento 2 heritage)
  • Fixed issue with import jobs permanent loading screen on first load
  • Fixed issue with validating ‘Customers and addresses’ files
  • Fixed issue for CMS blocks import job validation errors on attribute mapping
  • Fixed issue with deleting all products giving 500 error
  • Fixed issue with Map Attributes section behavior when deleting mapped attributes
  • Fixed issue with Shopify products sometimes missing images after import when migrating to Magento 2
  • Fixed issue with broken Map Attributes section block
  • Fixed issue with switching entities caused the link to the file to stay
  • Fixed “can’t save job” issue
  • Fixed issue with ‘Cannot read property ‘length’ of undefined’ error
  • Fixed issue with file validation in native Magento 2 import
  • Fixed issue with ‘delete’ behavior removing not all products
  • Fixed issue with root category in the imported file causing issue with categories import
  • Fixed issue with validating Json file types
  • Fixed issue with editing import job with entity ‘orders’ giving an exception error
  • Fixed issue with ‘The import was successful’ message missing from the log
  • Fixed issue when exporting products without url_key attribute
  • Fixed issue with downloadable products not being imported if the job runs automatically
  • Fixed issue with Typeof verification
  • Fixed issue with attribute options not being imported sometimes
  • Fixed issue with ‘Advanced Pricing’ not being imported properly
  • Fixed issue with ‘Customer finance’ file validation

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How to Run Magento 2 Import if Required Columns Are Missed

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Magento 2 Import without Required Columns

Below, we shed light on one very important aspect of every import process – columns (attributes) of an import file. There are lots of different entities that can be transferred into Magento 2, so you have to deal with different data depending on your particular business case. Besides, the following article explains how to import data into Magento 2 if some required columns are missed. Continue Reading

How to migrate from Magento 1 to Magento 2 with Improved Import and Export extension

Migrating from Magento 1 to Magento 2 is not a simple task. Using Magento data import tool may be a difficult task for the store owners who are not familiar with coding and working from the command line. Even for the Magento 2 developers this task may prove difficult because of how different the entities are stored in M1 and M2.
That’s why having a tool that simplifies the procedure and leaves you with only mechanical tasks is a great time savior. In this article we will talk about how to migrate to Magento 2 using Improved Import and Export extension. Continue Reading

How To Import Custom CSV / XML File Which You Can’t Modify To Magento 2

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Magento 2 Color Swatches Extension

Unfortunately, Magento 2 doesn’t let you import a custom CSV / XML file which cannot be modified. Furthermore, it doesn’t provide any opportunity to work with the XML format. So, if you even have an XML file that satisfies other requirements of the platform, you will never update your store data. Luckily, we know the right recipe, so it is no longer a problem to import a custom CSV / XML file which you can’t modify to Magento 2. Continue Reading

Improved Import / Export Magento 2 Extension Manual

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Manual for
Improved Import / Export extension for Magento 2

Improved Import and Export extension allows importing csv/xml/json files with products data and product images to Magento 2. The files can be imported from a remote FTP / SFTP server, Dropbox, direct URL of a source CSV file, and starting from 2.1.1 version Google Sheets (Read about Google Sheet Master Table). In addition, the extension offers a dedicated category import from CSV files, import of attribute values and new attributes on the fly, import job scheduling with cron jobs , and other.

Besides, you get advanced export capabilities, including order export and export jobs, with attribute and table field mapping.

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The Complete Guide to Magento 2 Product Import / Export

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Magento 2 Product Import Export Tutorial

Magento 2 and Magento 1 are quite different systems. Despite both have a lot of common features, there are some core differences between them as well. For instance, there are some unique opportunities related to Magento 2 product import/export. We’ve already written about import / export in Magento 1, so you can easily compare the old procedure with the new one. As for product import / export in Magento 2, it is fully described below.

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The Best Improved Import/Export Extensions for Magento

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Import Export Magento Modules

Make your life easier with improved import & export Magento extensions. This category of modules enhances the default abilities of your e-commerce Magento store by adding some new useful import/export features. The default Magento provides a lot of possibilities in this area, but they are not enough to avoid headaches while migrating to/from other e-commerce systems. In this post, we gathered the best examples of reliable improved import & export Magento extensions. By using one of them, you will significantly optimize the default operations typical for  out of the box Magento.

Also, don’t miss  –  Magento product import from scratch (detailed guide, tips, tricks, errors & solutions, tools) 

The Best Improved Import/Export Extensions for Magento 2

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Magento product import from scratch (detailed guide, tips, tricks, errors & solutions, tools)

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magento product import

In this article we describe and clarify one of the most advanced tasks in Magento store managementproducts import. Below, you will find the structure of a csv file with the description of every column, and detailed information about product attributes related to import. We’ll describe products import within the default Magento DataFlow profile. Enjoy!

And don’t forget to check The Best Improved Import/Export Magento Extensions!

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Improved Import – Magento extension manual

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Magento Improved Import

Improved Import extension enhance the ability of default Magento import process with adding the most requested by Magento community import features! All this features works with default Magento Dataflow import/export from .csv files. We provide detaileda manual and .csv samples for make you life easy! This extension can be very helpful for product migration from another E-Commerce systems to Magento and also on data migration between Magento stores. Extension can be also used for update already exist products with multiple images, additional images from URL, custom options and tier prices!

On this post you can find official manual for Improved Import extension – detailed instruction for use each feature, how create correct .csv file for import, description of extension settings and other tips about Magento import process.

If you are new in Magento product import process as well – check our post Magento product import from scratch

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