How to Migrate to BigCommerce via the "Migration for BigCommerce" app?

If you wish to replatform to BigCommerce via the "Migration for BigCommerce" module, the instructions below will help you to go through the migration process seamlessly:

Source & Target Cart Setup

Choose your current platform from the list of supported platforms and provide the required store credentials: the store’s URL address (if migrating from an open-source cart) or the store’s API details (if migrating from a hosted solution). When ready, click the Install Plugin button and add the "Migration for Bigcommerce" app needed to enable connection with your Bigcommerce store. Once done, click the Choose Entities button.

Note: The access details are required to establish the connection between the stores automatedly. The provided information is totally secure and protected according to the Cart2Cart Privacy Policy.

Choose the data to migrate

Specify the store entities that need to be imported to BigCommerce. Just click on the matching checkboxes or activate the Select All option to migrate all the store data. What’s more, take time to choose some of the additional migration options to broaden the BigCommerce migration.

Perform Data Mapping

Match Order Statuses, Customer Groups of your current shopping cart to the matching ones on your BigCommerce. Data will migrate accordingly to the set relations.

Launch demo migration

At this point you can benefit from the demo migration and transfer a limited number of store entities from your current store to BigCommerce. It will take you up to 15-30min and allow you to observe the service in action.

Start full migration

By activating the Start Full Migration button, you’ll launch all your current store data migration to BigCommerce in a fully automated manner.

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