How To Install/Uninstall Magento 2 Extensions

 

Install Magento Extension Via Admin Web Setup Wizard

In this tutorial, we will learn how to Install/Uninstall Magento 2 Extensions via the admin panel. There is also another method to install the extension command line by using Magento commands that we will discuss in another post.

In order to enhance the features and functionality of your Magento store. You need different types of extensions/plugins to install in your store that are developed by other developers or companies. There are various ways to Install/Uninstall Magento 2 extensions in your Magento store.

1): In the Magento 2 Admin Panel, navigate to System ⇒ Web Setup Wizard ⇒  Component Manager.

 

Install/Uninstall Magento 2 Extensions

 

2): Go to Review and Install tab.

 

Install/Uninstall Magento 2 Extensions

 

3): Then, in the list of components available, find the Magento 2 extension you want to install, and press “Install.” Your extension might be on the second page of the list.

 

Install/Uninstall Magento 2 Extensions

 

4): Start the Readiness Check. If you have already followed the technology stack then there will be less chance to see any error in this step.

You might see an error like that in the screenshot below, try to set up a Magento 2 cron job and resolve other issues first before proceeding. There is a very simple way to create cron job in Magento 2 by following this tutorial.

 

Install/Uninstall Magento 2 Extensions

 

If you don’t encounter any errors when performing the step above, just hit ‘Next.’

  • 5): Create a Backup of the entire store if necessary and then proceed which is always the best practice to prevent a mess on the production website of your business.
  • 6): Finally, just hit ‘Enable’. You might need to clear the cache of your Magento store. After installation of the new extension to reflect its effects. We hope you have finally learned how to Install/Uninstall Magento 2 Extensions by this tutorial.

 

Install/Uninstall Magento 2 Extensions