How to setup multiple store in magento with following configuration requirements :

  • Different catalog.
  • Different Customers.
  • Different store themes and view if possible.
  • Same admin-user access(common admin section).

Just the extensions and modules (Complete code files) from primary store should be common between these stores.

I am using Magento 1.9

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Please see the following url to setup multiple store in magento and also can be use same admin.

For different catalog:

For different Customers - http://docs.magento.com/m1/ce/user_guide/customers/account-scope.html

For different store themes and view if possible:

Method 1:

1- system -> Design -> Add design

2- select my site and theme (modern)

and then go to "index.php" file u need to change the content like.

/* Store or website code */
$mageRunCode = isset($_SERVER['MAGE_RUN_CODE']) ? $_SERVER['MAGE_RUN_CODE'] : '<your site code>';
/* Run store or run website */
$mageRunType = isset($_SERVER['MAGE_RUN_TYPE']) ? $_SERVER['MAGE_RUN_TYPE'] : 'website';

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