At the basic level, this module will require the following condition:
- Compatible with Magento Community Edition 2.0.x: Please follow Magento 2.0 Installation Guide to install if you do not have one.
- Composer (latest stable version)
- Apache 2.2 or late
- PHP: 5.5.x,5.6.x and Memory_limit no less than 256Mb)
- In the future if the conditions change, please check the Magento 2 documentation
- Step 1: Download and extract the extension’s package on your computer and navigate inside the folder.
- Step 2: Upload the folder named as app from the package to the root of your Magento site on your server
- Step 3: On your server, right click and select ‘Use composer here’ to open Command Prompt
- 1. Please type the following command into the dialog to clear the compiled code and cache:
php bin\magento setup:upgrade
- 2. After running successfully the first command, type the following command into the dialog to set up fresh static content to deploy on our Magento store
php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy
- Step 4: Go to Administration page to configure the extension
- After installing extension, you should logout first and then login Admin Panel to ensure all functions work normally.
- You should disable all caches in cache management in the installation and configuration process.
3EXTENSION CONFIGURATION – Back to top
3.1 Module Demo
This module is responsive for different screens, thus it can display the item number in the collection of category
3.2 Module Configuration
Note:We used the images of module’s installtion on Magento 2.x to illustrate
After installing, go to Stores -> Configuration and find SM Hot Collections (in the left of column) to configure.
The parameters are divided into the following groups:
- General settings
- Source Options
- Categories Options
- Product Options
- Advanced Options
Let’s look at the parameters in detail: