Hi everyone! I understand that you will have many problem when upgrading your store to prestashop 184.108.40.206 version. I write this tutorial will help you can easily solve this problem by tips and tricks. Moreover, I will show significant changes and Prestashop V220.127.116.11 Themes Upgrade Plan at leotheme.com
I. Tips and Tricks when upgrading Prestashop 18.104.22.168 version
1.Backup Full your MYSQL Database with Phpmy admin and prestashop file.
2.Test subdomain or local host on your Server
3.Duplicate my SQL database and link to your subdomain/locallhost
4.You copy your FTP backup into the subdomain/local host folder
5.You need sure that you edit the /config/settings.inc.php file of new test site.
6.Finally, you can test for grading prestashop 22.214.171.124 version which without touching your live shop.
II. Download Themes 126.96.36.199
Depending on where you buy themes. Here we do guides for Our consumers and Our members from Leo Theme in detail.
You can check our list prestashop themes updated at HERE.
III. Main Steps
Before the updating process, you should prepare two files needed. They are Your Theme Store file and Prestashop Version 188.8.131.52.
When you finished installing theme.
Step 1: Copy your Project into your Database (Project = File Prestashop 184.108.40.206 into Database = File Theme example: Ap_Shopping)
Step 2: Copy file settings.inc from ap_shopping\config into project\config
Step 3: Copy your important files: theme, images and module from Ap_shopping into Project.
With Module Files, you only choose which module need to update
With theme file:
You should use the Beyond Compare Software to compare between the old version and the new one. Especially, which file you have changed as CSS files in old version, you can see the differences between theme and you choose what data you need to move on the latest version.
Step 4: Check your update with this local link: http://localhost/ap_shopping/prestashop/install/upgrade/upgrade.php
(ap_shopping/prestashop = name of your project)
Step 5: when updating database success, now you can delete all files in your Database ( file themes) and copy all files in your project ( Prestashop 220.127.116.11) into this.
Step 6: Do all above steps, if you face with problems when installing process version 18.104.22.168, you can go to backend editor and choose Yes/No SEO&URLs.
We hope our guidelines will help you update your store successful!