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Signup and Install on Magento 2

Follow these steps to install Perpetto on Magento 2

1. Download extension

Download the Perpetto extension from here.

2. Backup

Back up your web directory and store database.

3. Create extension directory

Create the following directory in you store root directory:

4. Unpack

Unpack the archive you downloaded and upload its contents in to the directory you just created.

5. Run the following commands

Open an SSH connection to your server and run the following commands in the specified order:

Note: you may need to use the full path to the php executable, usually /usr/bin/php instead of php.

  1. $ cd path/to/the/store/root/folder
  2. $ php -f bin/magento module:enable Perpetto_Perpetto
  3. $ php -f bin/magento setup:upgrade
  4. $ php -f bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy
  5. $ php -f bin/magento cache:flush

6. Sign in to your store

When in the back office and go to STORES -> PERPETTO -> Account.

Magento 2 Perpetto admin
Magento 2 Extension administration area. Paste your Perpetto Account ID and Secret here.

7. Sign in to your Perpetto account

If you already have an account sign in here. If not, you can create one here. Afterwards head over to your store configuration page.

Perpetto admin store page all red pills
Perpetto Store Settings page – tracking status of all pages is red.

8. Copy and paste your Account ID and Secret

Copy your Account ID and Secret from the Perpetto admin and paste them into your store back office (see Step 6) fields with the same names.
Click Save Config.

9. Make a test order

Go ahead and visit your store front office, view a product, add it to the cart and place a test order. After that all the pills in your store configuration page should turn green.

Perpetto admin Store page
Perpetto Store Settings page – tracking status of all pages is green.

10. Done! Perpetto is installed

You are good to go.

At this point Perpetto is gathering all customer data needed. You are ready to launch the Personalized Recommendations and Automated Email Campaigns.


– Your Perpetto team

Updated on February 19, 2018

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