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Episerver Commerce iconImporting or exporting catalog data

You can import or export catalogCommerce: a top-level container for catalog entries such as categories, products, and variants (SKUs). data to and from Episerver Commerce websites using the catalog Import/Export feature. The standard catalog importer imports .zip files exported from Commerce Manager. It is a quick way to import catalogs from other websites and start off with a base to expand your catalog.

Importing a catalog

  1. Go to Commerce Manager.
  2. Access the Catalog management page.
  3. Select Import/Export > Import Catalog.
  4. Drag and drop the catalog file from the source location. The uploaded files appear in the list of files for import.
  5. Click Start Import. The progress window shows the status.
  6. When the import is complete, close the progress window.

Exporting a catalog

  1. Go to Commerce Manager.
  2. Access the Catalog management page.
  3. All catalog nodes appear. Select the check box for the appropriate ones.
  4. Select Import/Export > Export Catalog. The Export Catalog screen appears.
  5. Export catalog items in the following ways.
    • To export everything in the catalog node, click Start Export. The progress window shows the status of the export. When the export is complete, close the window.
  6. Click Download to copy the exported catalog file to your computer.
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