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I`m trying to migrate a store from magento 1.3 to 1.8. When using "Export All Products" profile in dataflow, the output csv does not contain media_gallery columns and images.

Is there a way to export the gallery images from magento 1.3?

  • You should simply upgrade as David Alger has described – brentwpeterson Feb 4 '14 at 17:16
  • Thats what i did, see my comment to his answer. – ramiwi Feb 5 '14 at 13:55
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The default import / export does not support working with media gallery's. If I recall correctly, uRapidFlow Pro supports at least importing them, don't know about export though.

My advice: follow the documented upgrade path and upgrade the existing database to move everything to 1.8. Do this in a test environment, record everything which is needed and pre-flight everything before finally doing it on production during a set maintenance window. And finally, before doing it on production, make sure you have a working backup.

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  • uRapidFlow Pro supports only 1.4+. I Upgraded 1.3 successfully to 1.4.2 and then to 1.8.1.0 by installing a clean magento 1.4.2 and pointed it to the existing 1.3 db, then repeated the process with magento 1.8.1.0 – ramiwi Jan 27 '14 at 16:31
  • I am not sure why you can't upgrade directly to 1.8.1? – brentwpeterson Feb 7 '14 at 15:15
  • @brentwpeterson Because it's not a supported upgrade path. See this page for details: magentocommerce.com/knowledge-base/entry/… – davidalger Feb 7 '14 at 15:25

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