I am about to take over an existing Magento 1.9 store and one of the tasks would be to 'clean up' no longer used extension. Two questions in that regard (I'm fairly new to Magento in general, so those may be pretty novice questions):
- is removing an Extension a good idea or even possible in the first place? I coudl imagine there may be a risk of mesing up the backenend/database? If 'not a good idea' ... can you hide extensions from sight in the backend and likewise at least clean up the interface?
- how can you check which extension are installed on a Magento store (backend, or ftp)? I guess you should be able to see it via ftp, but where exactly to look (guessing somewhere in the
/app/code/directory. Maybe everything inside