Questions tagged [importexport]

Questions about the Import/Export core feature of Magento (`Mage_ImportExport`)

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Dataflow Profiles

Currently im pulling my hair out trying to get Magento to import a csv file. I have followed the following steps. Exported csv from Magento to get the layout 100% correct. Opened it in OpenOffice as ...
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Add custom table model to valid entity types when extending import functionality

How do I add my table model to the list of valid entity types when extending Magento's Import functionality? I have created a custom module which integrates into the admin panel and stores data in a ...
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Error write to file batch_x.tmp

I am trying to import products from a csv file which i exported last time, located in var/export folder. after configuring the import profiler when i click the "Run Profile in Popup" i get immediately ...
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Import Export is not working in magento 1.7

Trying to export Magento single products but only a blank page is appearing. could not export any products either from System ->Import/Export->Export or from System->Import/Export/Dataflow-profile. ...
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Import product with media/catalog/product folder

We have 2 servers. Some changes made in the product name, category changes and custom_options in the first server. So we need to import the products with images in the second server which is exported ...
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Rewrite function from core model class

I know this is a very simple question, but I couldn't get it to run, even if I read some tutorials. I want to rewrite _saveProductCategories() from Mage_ImportExport_Model_Import_Entity_Product. ...
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How do I disable file image renaming when creating products programatically?

I am creating products and adding images to them using $configurable->addImageToMediaGallery($filePath, array('image', 'small_image', 'thumbnail'), false); This works fine. However I am getting ...
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Export Categories with their ids to another installation

How can I export my categories and retain their ids? Magento dataflow exports categories by their ids instead of their names, but after using a script to copy categories to the new install, the ids ...
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How to Export First 100 product using dataflow profile

How can i Export only first 100 products from magento using magento inbuilt data flow profile functionality. i want to export first products but there are 20000 products there on my store so i want to ...
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Image Update via CSV import

I am running Magento 1.8.1.0 Community and have over 700 simple products that need images assigned to them. These images are already assigned and uploaded to the configurable products. I have done a ...
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what is the maximum length for meta_keyword, meta_description and meta_title

While Uploading CSV, There are some constraints that we have to follow, Like lengths of the attributes : Please Provide the length of following attributes: "meta_keyword" "meta_title" "...
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Product import failing for fields with characters like " or -

I'm working on importing some products, but when I import them, only about half make it to Catalog > Product. I'm slowly going through them to figure out why, and I'm noticing that products with ...
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Magmi Magento Reindexer v1.0.2

What should be entered in the box labelled "PHP CLI command" for this option for reindexing products via Magmi? Should it be just left as "php" or should it be "php indexer.php" or something different?...
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When importing products via csv I get: Entity adapter object must be an instance of Mage_ImportExport_Model_Import_Entity_Abstract [closed]

I was having trouble with Magento assigning the first QTY amount in the CSV to every single product and ignoring the assigned qty for that product. So, I tried this fix and now am getting the ...
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Magento Configurable Product Export, Multiple Super Attribute Error Fix [closed]

There is a known issue affecting both the Magento Community and Enterprise Edition export system. The issue is with the core Import/Export functionality found in System > Import/Export > Export menu ...
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Magento product import not displaying images in other stores

I've been struggling with this for the last couple of days and other links/suggestion I've seen have not helped. I've got 2 websites set up with one running off the main domain and the other works off ...
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Merge two installs, products only - how to proceed?

We want to merge two magento installs into one, combine two different product ranges and their respective websites into one backend. All we need is to combine the products and websites of both ...
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Adding the same product image path to multiple products through csv import issue

I am trying to add products by duplicating them in a CSV file. It seems to work fine but when I update the product image path with the same path to multiple products it doesn't seem to update. When ...
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Create an option value for product attribute when importing a product [closed]

I am importing products with the help of avs-fastsimeplimport. The way I do it is I create an array with keys - the name of the attribute, and values - the corresponding value for that attribute that ...
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Importing customer with names in Japanese - Required attribute 'firstname' has an empty value for all rows

I am trying to Import customers with their names in Japanese(katakana). It shows following error in validation results (On linux machine) Required attribute 'firstname' has an empty value in rows: 1,...
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How to export all attributes and attribute sets from one magento installation and import to other installation?

I need to export all the product attributes and attribute sets from my current website (Enterprise Edition 1.12.0.0) and import all of them to a new website (CE 1.8). I've gone through these: ...
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import images with product

It seems like I am the only one who cannot make use of addImageToGallery(), as I found many solutions of importing images to/with a product through this function. First of all, I cannot use directly ...
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How to import products/categories in magento1.8.0.0 from oscommerce 2.3.2

I have Online Store setup in Oscommerce 2.3.2 with more than 15000 products, now i want to migrate my store from oscommerce to latest version of magento (i.e. magento 1.8.0.0). Is there any way that ...
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Adding images with CSV import

I have been running into problem after problem with the CSV export/import functions. My currently problem is that I cannot seem to assign 'image', 'small_image', and 'thumbnail' attributes to any ...
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Are there any csv import logs kept?

We've been trying to import a csv of products on to our Magento store, Magento doesn't show any errors when it checks the file, and it reports the import as successful once it has "finished". The ...
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Products not visible on Frontend after Import via AvS_FastSimpleImport (based on Magento_ImportExport):

I import products via AvS_FastSimpleImport (an import module based on Mage_ImportExport) into a store view. They look fine in the backend but are not visible in the specific frontend categories. When ...
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How can I fix an Integrity constraint violation about 'linked_product_id' (when importing)

During import I get errors like PHP Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'PDOException' with message 'SQLSTATE[23000]: Integrity constraint violation: 1452 Cannot add or update a child row: a ...