I want to use magento connect to install a plugin. I am receiving a 404 page when i try to open it.
I tried to
1] delete the files from var/cache
2] check if the following values on database are correct according to those instructions:
UPDATE `core_store` SET store_id = 0 WHERE code='admin';
UPDATE `core_store_group` SET group_id = 0 WHERE name='Default';
UPDATE `core_website` SET website_id = 0 WHERE code='admin';
UPDATE `customer_group` SET customer_group_id = 0 WHERE customer_group_code='NOT
if you want immediate & better solution , Alternatively you can install the extension through FTP (like FileZilla). You can paste the extension key in this link and you can download the extension files. Let me know if you find any problems in this.
By default Magento will put a "deny from all" in the .htaccess file located in the downloader directory.
Simply change this to "allow from all" and it should work.
..or putting an allow from x.x.x.x (where x.x.x.x is your IP address) will allow access. If you wish to lock down the downloader directory (I highly recommend it) then change the "allow from all" to "allow from x.x.x.x and put a "deny from all" on the next line.
http://MAGENTO/downloader/index.php. What happens if you add
/index.phpat the end, so