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Posted 21 June 2017 - 07:48 AM

Could you ever imagine that upgrading of the most flexible platform could be not so difficult, even with the release of Magento 2x, which has the completely different architecture from the first version? We are here to show you how to facilitate your upgrade Magento 1.8 to 2.0 and avoid manual data input using Cart2Cart service.


First of all, let us remind you that sooner or later you’ll be ought to upgrade to Magento 2x if you need support, any fixes or improvements. Yes, according to latest news Magento end date postponed, but it’s not for a long time. So it is advisable to migrate your store to Magento 2.0 the for you accurate store performance sooner the better.

What we propose?

We offer you to use Cart2Cart automated migration service in order to securely and quickly transfer your database from old Magento to a new one. Within few hours only your products, customers, orders, reviews, taxes and other data will be securely imported to Magento 2.0, preserving all the relation between them.


Why Cart2Cart?

  1. Cart2Cart is the world’s leading migration service with more than 30 000 successful switches behind its back.

  2. The service supports 75+ eCommerce platforms and has the widest list of transferable entities.

  3. Automated Magento upgrade via Cart2Cart doesn't require any tech skills or developer’s help.

  4. Cart2Cart guarantees 100% current Magento 1.8 store uptime during the whole process of data import to Magento 2.0.

  5. Thanks to reasonable pricing policy of Cart2Cart you will pay exactly for the data you migrate from one store to another, and not more.

  6. The service offers 24/7 support via multiple channels. Feel free to reach our friendly staff though phone, chats or submit tickets.

  7. Cart2Cart offers Free Demo migration to its users, in order they can assure of the quality of data migration from Magento to OpenCart.

Very important to know: We love our clients and always prepare bonuses for them. Now you have  5% discount for any automated migration by using the following coupon code: 5d-loveC2C


What data can be transferred within Magento 1.8 to 2.0 upgrade?

  • Products

  • Categories

  • Customers

  • Orders

  • Manufacturers

  • Taxes

  • Coupons

  • CMS pages

  • Reviews

  • Multistore


How to upgrade Magento 1.8 to 2.0 using Cart2Cart service?


Here are the step-by step instructions written for you, follow the guide below to perform the convenient Magento upgrade.


  1. Create Cart2Cart account.

Register a new Cart2Cart account or sign up with your Facebook or Google+ account.

  1. Set up Source Cart and Target Cart.

Select Magento as a Source Cart, provide your current Magento 1.8 store URL. Then, download the Connection Bridge, unzip and upload it to your current Magento 1.8 root folder.


Now select Magento as a Target Cart, provide your new Magento 2.0 store URL. Now, download the Connection Bridge, unzip and upload it to your new Magento 2.0 root folder.

  1. Choose entities

Pick up particular entities you want to migrate from Magento 1,8 to Magento 2.0, or choose “Select all”. You can also extend your migration possibilities by picking up some additional options.

  1. Start Free Demo

Demo data transfer will move a limited number of entities from your current Magento 1.8 store to live Magento 2.0 within 30 minutes.

  1. Launch Full migration

After checking Demo results launch a full-scale data migration by clicking “Start Migration” button. Data transfer from Magento 1.8 to Magento 2.0 will start immediately.



If everything is clear for you, launch Free Demo upgrade of Magento 1.8 to 2.0 and enjoy the new Magento’s functionality in few hours only.


We started this topic to show you that database migration is not that difficult even for the most flexible platform as Magento. We hope that with the help of our service you’ll get enjoyable experience along with accurate store migration.


If you still have some questions about Magento upgrade, write in comment section. We will be glad to explain what is unclear.


By the way, we are eager to hear about your experience after using our service. Be honest, if there is something we need to improve.


Best regards,

Cart2Cart Team




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