Installation for Magento 1 Extensions

Please follow these instructions exactly as written in order, step by step, or you could see issues that will take some time to resolve.


WARNING: We recommend you backup your Magento installation and database immediately prior to installing any extension. We do not take any responsibility for this may cause. We also recommend you install and test on a non-business critical environment e.g. development prior to deploying to your live site

From here, follow the instructions for your specific extension.


Problems After Installation

If you are experiencing problems following installation, please first verify and re-check you have followed the instructions above.


Common issues seen after installation include:


To rule out the newly installed extension as the source of your problem, you can completely disable it by renaming the file under app/etc/modules/<Filename>.xml to Filename.xml.bak. The Filename will follow the convention of Bluejalappeno_Extensionname.xml. If after renaming and refreshing your cache (and recompiling) the issue remains then it is unrelated to our extension. During installation you have refreshed the cache which will pick up any changes you have made recently. You should review all recent changes to rule these out.


Uninstalling an Extension

You may be advised to uninstall an extension completely for upgrading purposes.To do this: