Looking for the easiest way to upgrade Magento 1.8 to 2.1 version?

Recently Magento outburst the new version Magento 2.1 with astonishing new features and bug fixes in comparison with oldest versions. But, Magento never stops on the way of reaching top flexibility and conquering the eCommerce market. New Magento 2.1 has much more to offer you. And if you’re willing to advance your store and stay up to date, Cart2Cart is the perfect tool to perform your Magento 1.8 to 2.1 upgrade automatedly and securely, with no manual data input. The service will transfer all your eCommerce data within few hours.

Data that will be migrated during Magento 1.8 to 2.1 upgrade

Last Updated on August 17th, 2019
Supported Entities
  • Name, SKU, Short Description, Full Description, Status, Manufacturer, Country of Manufacturer, Tax Class, Sort Order in Category.
  • Price, Special Price, Special Price From-To Date, Group Price , Tier Price, MSRP.
  • URL , Meta Title, Meta Keywords, Meta Description.
  • Weight.
  • Related Products, Product Tags, Up-sells, Cross-sells.
  • Attributes ( Name, Values ) , Custom Options ( Drop-down, Radio Buttons, CheckBox, Multiple Select, Date, Text Field, Text Area, Time, Date & Time, File ).
  • Downloadable Products ( Price, Files, Max Downloads ), Grouped Products (Associated Products), Bundle Products.
  • Variants ( SKU, Weight, Attributes, Quantity, Images, Price, Special Price, Special Price From-To Date, Name, Tier Price, Group Price , MSRP ).
  • Base Image, Thumbnail Image, Additional Images.
  • Quantity, Stock Availability, Manage Stock, Backorder.
  • Name, Description, Status, Is Anchor.
  • Image, Thumbnail Image .
  • URL , Meta Title, Meta Description, Meta Keywords.
  • Name, Image .
  • Tax Class ( Name ), Tax Rates ( Country, State, Percent ), Tax Rules ( Tax Class, Tax Rate ).
  • ID , First Name, Last Name, Email, Customer Group, Newsletter, Gender, Date of Birth, Passwords , Created Date.
  • Billing Address ( Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone, Fax ).
  • Shipping Address ( Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone, Fax ).
  • ID , Order Date, Order Status, Order Products ( Name, SKU, Option ), Product Price, Quantity, SubTotal Price, Discount Price, Tax Price, Total Price, Order Comments.
  • Customer Name, Email, Billing Address ( Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone, Fax ).
  • Invoice .
  • Credit Memo .
  • Shipment .
  • Shipping Address ( Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone, Fax ).
  • Transactions .
  • Name, Description, Status, Coupon Code, Coupon Date, Customer Groups, Uses Per Coupon, Uses Per Customer, Type Discount, Discount Amount.
  • Created Date, Status, Rate, User Name, Description, Summary, Product, Title, Type.
  • Yes.
CMS Pages
  • Title, Created Date, URL, Description, Meta Description, Meta Keywords, Status, Content Heading.
Additional Options
Clear current data on Target Store before Migration
Skip product thumbnail images migration Recommended
Preserve order IDs on Target Store (+$49) Recommended
Create 301 redirects on your target store after migration (+$59) Recommended
Migrate customers' passwords Recommended
Create product variants based on the combinations of options (+$35)
Migrate categories and products SEO URLs (+$59)
Preserve customer IDs on Target Store (+$49)
Strip HTML from category, product names and descriptions
Migrate images from products descriptions, categories descriptions and blog posts descriptions (+$49)
Migrate invoices, credit memos and shipments to the Target Store (+$19)
Change products quantity to 100 on Target Store (+$29)
Migrating TO:  During the migration to Magento, images with .bmp extension will not be migrated correctly.

How much Magento 1.8 to Magento 2.1 upgrade will cost?

Thanks to the fool-proof pricing policy, the approximate migration cost can be estimated straightforward. The total price of Magento 1.8 to 2.1 upgrade depends on the number of entities you want to transfer from your current store to a new one, and additional options, if you need such. The minimum cost is $69. To find out the approximate cost of your migration before setting it up, use the Online Estimator tool. Choose Magento both as a Source and Target cart and enter the number of entities you want to move. You’ll get the estimated price right away. Now you are ready to upgrade Magento 1.8 to 2.1.

How secure is the migration from Magento to Magento?

Your data is safely locked with Cart2Cart. Check out our Security Policy

All migrations are performed on a separate dedicated Hetzner server for ultimate security

HTTPS protocol and 128-bit SSL encryption are used to protect the data being exchanged

Only authorized staff can view your migration credentials

We don't keep your credentials or imported records after the migration is complete

100% guarantee that your data isn't disclosed or used for other purposes than its migration. Ever

How It Works

1. Set up Magento as s Source Cart

To upgrade Magento 1.8 to 2.1 you need to register Cart2Cart account or sign in with existing Facebook or Google+ account. Next you have to pick Magento as a Source cart and provide your current Magento 1.8 URL, download and upload the Connection Bridge to the store’s root.

2. Set up Magento as a Target Cart

The same you need to do with your Target cart - provide Magento 2.1 store URL, download the Connection Bridge and upload it to the root folder.

3. Choose the categories

After you’ve finished with that, choose the entities you want to move to a new store and additional options, if needed.

4. Launch a Free Demo

Now launch the Free Demo migration and wait up to 30 mins to evaluate the results.

5. Launch Full Magento Upgrade

If you feel satisfied with the outcome, then proceed with Full migration. Good luck with your Magento 1.8 to Magento 2.1 upgrade!