Installation

Pre-installation steps

  • Create a backup of your shop before proceeding to install.

  • If your shop is using compilation (you can check it in System ‣ Tools ‣ Compilation), disable it please before proceeding to install.

Installation process

Installation via Connect Manager

  • Go to System ‣ Magento Connect ‣ Magento Connect Manager and enter your admin credentials to get logged in.

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  • In the Install New Extensions section paste the following extension key:

http://connect.creativestyle.de/Creativestyle_AmazonCheckout

and click Install button. Connect Manager will validate the key and check the extension dependencies and will display a pre-installation summary. Click Proceed button to start the installation.

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  • After the successful installation, please click on Refresh button to refresh the list of the installed extensions and assure that Amazon Checkout is present on that list.

  • Proceed to the Post-installation steps.

Manual installation

Tip

If you are using any VCS (git, svn, mercurial) for versioning your shop basecode, you can also commit the content of the downloaded file to the VCS repository and deploy it to your shop.

Post-installation steps

  • If you’re using custom design theme, refer to the Templates customization section to find out how to adjust Amazon Pay (Checkout v2) templates to your needs.

  • Go to System ‣ Cache Management and flush OpenMage cache storage.

  • If you have disabled compiler in pre-installation stage, you can go now to System ‣ Tools ‣ Compilation, recompile and enable compiler again.

  • Logout from the OpenMage admin and login again.

Voila! The Amazon Pay (Checkout v2) extension shall be installed now. You can proceed to the Configuration followed by Frontend templates customization (if applicable).

Upgrade

Pre-upgrade steps

  1. Create a backup of your shop before proceeding to upgrade.

  2. If your shop utilises compilation (you can check it in System ‣ Tools ‣ Compilation), disable it please before proceeding to upgrade.

Upgrade process

  • Go to System ‣ Magento Connect ‣ Magento Connect Manager and enter your admin credentials to get logged in.

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  • Click Check for Upgrades button in the Manage Existing Extensions section. If the newest version of Amazon Checkout is available, the Creativestyle_AmazonCheckout extension on the list will be highlighted with the yellow color. In the corresponding action dropdown list please select Upgrade to X.X.X (stable) option and click Commit changes button.

  • After the successful upgrade, please click on Refresh button to refresh the list of the installed extensions and assure that Amazon Chekout v2 (identified as Creativestyle_AmazonCheckout) was upgraded to the desired version.

  • Proceed to the Post-upgrade steps section.

Post-upgrade steps

  • Go to System ‣ Cache Management and flush Magento cache storage.

  • If you have disabled compiler in pre-installation stage, you can go now to System ‣ Tools ‣ Compilation, recompile and enable compiler again.