Select Prestashop as “Source Cart” and Shopify as “Target Cart” from dropdown list. Enter store URL and follow brief instructions to set up the carts.
Choose the entities you want to migrate from Prestashop to Shopify such as products, product categories, customers, orders, and even more.
Let’s start the migration from Prestashop to Shopify. Once the migration process is kicked off, it will constantly run even when you turn off your browser.
No longer fit with Prestashop? Looking to migrate your online store to Shopify? Look no further! LitExtension Prestashop to Shopify migration service will seamlessly transfer your Prestashop store to the Shopify platform, ensuring that all your data is preserved and your store is up and running in no time.
The A-Z Prestashop to Shopify migration process includes these below steps:
In case you want to dig deep into a complete guide on switching from Prestashop to Shopify, please look at our comprehensive Prestashop to Shopify migration guide here! Now, let’s head straight to 3 critical steps of the Prestashop to Shopify migration with LitExtension.
On the Migration Page, click Create New Migration at the top right button on the screen. Select Prestashop as Source Cart Type and provide its URL into the blank bar.
Then click LitExtension Connector to download the connector, extract the zip file and upload connector to Prestashop’s root folder.
Right here, the Connector Installation will be automatically checked and informed on the screen without manual checking.
Select Shopify as Target Cart Type and provide its URL into the blank bar. Follow the brief instruction to get your API info and fill them in the form.
Choose entities you want to migrate. You can select either all of them together or certain data. For example, only Products, Customers or Orders.
LitExtension also provides Additional Options here to extend your migration possibilities. Languages, Order Status and Customer Group will be matched together to be displayed correspondingly in the new store.
You can try demo first or run full migration immediately.
So, don’t hesitate to move to Shopify with LitExtension since the process is easy peasy! If you aren’t tech-savvy, leave your Prestashop to Shopify migration in good hands with our All-in-One Migration Package. Our Shopify migration experts will lift the weight of manual tasks off your shoulder and handle the migration at a committed response time, with a personal assistant and free additional options.
We are happy to help, so reach out to one of our agents if you run into any hiccups during your stay!
Here you can schedule a call with our experts to discuss your shopping cart migration and consult any related matters such as custom fields, special requirements, etc.
(*) If you cannot find the data you want to migrate, please get in touch with us.
Preserving Order IDs on a Target Store after the migration
Strip all the HTML tags from category, product names/descriptions to make sure they will display properly in Target Store.
With this option you will be able to migrate images in descriptions of products, categories and blog posts from your Source Store to the Target Store.
The cost of migration from to depends on how many entities you have on your store. The Pricing Estimator will help you to get how much does it cost.The pricing is billed in USD.
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Due to the peculiarities of Shopify functionality, it sets limits for product variants. Thus, it is not allowed to migrate each product with more than 99 variants and 3 attributes from PrestaShop to Shopify.
No way to migrate passwords from PrestaShop to Shopify, since each shopping cart has its own password encryption peculiarities, moreover Shopify was the hosted eCommerce solution and none can touch to Shopify database to check Shopify password encryption.
Shopify doesn’t allow creating product options and attributes. So, you cannot migrate options and attributes from PrestaShop to Shopify. But don’t worry, if your Source Cart has this type of data, during the data migration process, LitExtension will generate product variants out of your existing product options on your Target Shopify Store.
Regarding attributes, to have product descriptions displayed, our tool will import them to meta fields on Shopify. Note that, due to Shopify’s limitations, any product on Shopify only has less than 99 variants. As a result, your products will be migrated from PrestaShop to Shopify with no more than 99 variants and 3 attributes.
Yes, you can migrate reviews from PrestaShop to Shopify.
Yes, you can possibly migrate categories and subcategories of products from PrestaShop to Shopify. However, in Shopify, products will be located under collections only. Therefore, all categories and subcategories of products from the Source Store will be changed into collections in Shopify.
To ensure the platform remains stable and fair for everyone, all Shopify APIs are rate-limited. Shopify APIs use several different rate-limiting methods.
As you may have known, custom fields are not available on Shopify. However, the platform offers meta fields. By default, our PrestaShop to Shopify migration tool imports product attributes from your source store to meta fields on your Target Store. To have them displayed on Shopify admin, you will have to install the Metafields Guru app.
On Shopify, SKUs are provided only for variants and simple products (products with no variants). Therefore, SKUs from your Source Store will be imported to variants or simple products on Shopify Store. That’s why migrating product SKUs from PrestaShop to Shopify is impossible if they are not simple products.
Unfortunately, several languages PrestaShop to Shopify migration can’t be processed. In this case, you can use an app that will allow you to translate the storefront into multiple languages or exploit several stores.
Our migration tool imports data from PrestaShop to Shopify via API which has limitations. One limitation is that we cannot import the “created_at” date-time, but it is autogenerated by Shopify instead. That’s why you see the same date/time as migration data/time instead of the actual date/time.
We offer the state-of-the-art migration solution at the most reasonable price. You can upgrade your store with ease, high speed, and utmost accuracy.
All shopping cart migration steps are simplified to reduce human involvement. Get a hands-off migration experience with LitExtension!
Achieving seamless cloud migrations with zero downtime. We keep your store active normally during migration. No Sales Disruption!
All migration jobs will be carried out on Linode servers located in the USA, Euro, Australia, Singapore,…
The data is protected by HTTPS secure protocol and 128-bit SSL encryption. Nothing is stored on LitExtension’s servers.
Only authorized LitExtension experts can access the source code to handle custom migration requests.
LitExtension is compliant with GDPR regulations, a global data protection law passed by the European Union.
We do not keep your credentials or import records after the migration. Your data is guaranteed not to be disclosed or used for any other purposes rather than the migration.
Your payment is processed by Paypal – the #1 worldwide payment gateway. Hence, LitExtension does not store any payment data.
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