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Posted 29 June 2017 - 01:55 PM

Hello guys! It’s Cart2Cart here again trying to facilitate your life. There is no need to mention that upgrading of open-source platforms can bring you lots of headaches and irritating manual data input can take lots of time. We offer you to use our automated migration tool, especially designed for moving data from your old OpenCart version to a new one. How looks such a perfective to perform convenient OpenCart upgrade?


We are here to give you more information about Cart2Cart migration service and provide you with details and instructions, explaining how to perform OpenCart upgrade with no code manipulations.


Let’s get acquainted first…


Brief Cart2Cart’s CV

  1. Cart2Cart is the world’s #1 migration service with 30 000+ successful migrations on its count.

  2. The service supports 75+ platforms and the largest list of transferable entities.

  3. OpenCart upgrade via Cart2Cart doesn’t require any tech or programming skills, all your eCommerce data will be automatically transferred from your current OpenCart store to a new one.

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

  5. Cart2Cart will not affect your current OpenCart store performance. During data migration process there will be no store downtime, continue selling with no worries.

  6. The service offers 24/7 support to its clients. Feel free to contact our friendly staff via call, live chat or ticket.

  7. Cart2Cart gives users the possibility to testify the service and quality of data transfer by performing a Free Demo OpenCart upgrade.

Ready to deal with Cart2Cart? ;) We love our clients and always try to make them feeling content.

So, here is a special GIFT from Cart2Cart: get 5% discount for any automated migration by using the following coupon code: 5d-loveC2C.


What data can be transferred within OpenCart upgrade?

  • Products

  • Categories

  • Customers

  • Orders

  • Manufacturers

  • Taxes

  • Coupons

  • Reviews

  • Multistore


Looks good?


The next thing you need to know is...

How to perform OpenCart upgrade via Cart2Cart?

We created the detailed guide to explain and show you how to upgrade your OpenCart easily and accurately. Keep following the steps given below to meet a successful result.


  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.

Choose OpenCart as your Source Cart and provide your current store URL. After that, download the Connection Bridge, unzip and upload it to your current OpenCart root folder.

Select OpenCart as your Target Cart and provide your store’s URL. Then, download the Connection Bridge, unzip and upload it to your new OpenCart root folder.

  1. Select entities

Pick up particular entities you want to import to a new OpenCart, or tick “Select all”. Optionally, you can select additional options to extend your migration possibilities.

  1. Start Free Demo

Demo migration will transfer a limited number of entities from your current store to a new live OpenCart in less than 30 minutes.

  1. Launch Full migration

After checking Demo results, continue upgrading by launching a full-scale OpenCart upgrade. Simply click “Start Migration” button and data transfer will start immediately.


If the instructions above are clear enough for you, try out Free Demo OpenCart upgrade right now, and meet your new enhanced version in just few hours! We started this topic to help store owners avoid many problems occurring during manual OpenCart upgrade. If you still have some questions, then write down in the comment section, we will be happy to help you.


With love,

Cart2Cart Team


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