How to import and export products in Magento 2?

Are you looking to import or export products in Magento 2 but unsure where to start? Check out our article, where we describe, how you can simplify the entire process and schedule regular imports and exports to effortlessly keep your product data up to date.  

How can I export products in CSV format using Magento 2?

After installing the extension, go to the Magento admin panel and navigate to System > Data Transfer > Export.

  • Select the attributes you want to include in the export file.
  • You can choose the desired export settings or filter the products you want to export based on specific criteria.
  • Finally, click on the "Export" button to generate the CSV file.

What is the process to import product images in Magento 2?

  1. Prepare your product images in the format specified (JPEG, PNG, etc.) and ensure they are accessible via a URL or local path.
  2. Start a new import job in the Magento 2 admin panel.
  3. Map the image sources in the CSV file to the respective product SKUs or IDs.
  4. Configure the import options, such as image attribute codes, file naming rules, thumbnail and base image selection, etc.
  5. Run the import and monitor the progress.
  6. Review the imported images in the Magento 2 media gallery to ensure they are correctly associated with the products.

Is it possible to import products CSV with images in Magento 2?

You can import images in bulk during the product import process to save time and effort when updating or adding multiple products to your Magento 2 store.

Can I import XML files into Magento 2? If so, how?

To import XML files into Magento 2, follow a few simple steps.

  1. Go to System > Data Transfer > Import.
  2. Configure the import settings by selecting the CSV or XML import option.
  3. Specify the import source by uploading the XML file.
  4. Map the columns from the XML file to the corresponding Magento attributes.
  5. Run the import process, and the XML data will be imported into your Magento 2 store.

Is there a way to XML export product data from Magento?

1. Go to System > Data Transfer > Export.
2. Choose the entity type you want to export. In this case, select Products.
3. Choose the export file format as XML.
4. Choose the fields you want to include in the export. This is helpful if you only need specific information.
5. Run export

How can I bulk import products in Magento 2?

Prepare a CSV or XML file containing all the product information you want to import. Then, configure the settings in the import job. After the setup is complete, you can run the import process, which will create new products or update existing ones based on your file.

Is there a scheduled import feature in Magento 2 for importing products automatically?

You can create import profiles and set a schedule for the import process. You can configure the frequency of imports as daily, weekly, monthly, or at a specific time. You can also import products from various file formats, such as CSV, XML, and Excel, making it compatible with different data sources.

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