How to install - uninstall - remove a module prestashop
Installing a module
To install a module it is highly advisable to go through the back office of your shop page modules and services:
Click the "Add a new module" button, a new block appears just below "ADD A NEW MODULE"
Click "Choose File". A window opens, locate and click the module (ZIP) and then the "Open" button in this window:
Click the "Load Module" button:
The page reloads and you will have the list of the module modules that you just loaded. Click the button "install" this module:
A popup displays a disturbing message "Important Information" ... click "Continue installation":
The module is installed and you are automatically redirected to the module configuration page.
Uninstall a module
Nothing easier, simply click "uninstall", the module will be uninstalled but the files remain on the server, you can then reinstall just by clicking the green button install:
Nothing easier, simply click on the "delete" button module. Attention remove the module deletes the server module, check if you have a module backup, especially if you have customized the module:
Filters the list of modules and module not found
After loading a module, you can find a module without finding it, as if he had disappeared. This is due to the filters, there are 4:
- if the module is installed
- if the module is activated
- module author
- Categories Module
If you can not find a module, select:
- "Installed and uninstalled" (1)
- "Activated & disabled" (2),
- "All" of authors (3)
- "All" for categories (4).
You will have the full list of modules (over 200), use the "Search" field to save time and find your module immediately.