Please note that this article is only for users of a self-hosted shop. It is not relevant for users of a Shopware 6 cloud environment.
Shopware 6 offers you the option of extending the range of functions. To do this, go to Extensions > My Extensions and manage the extensions that are already available for your shop. You can purchase new extensions in the store.
The area my extensions is divided into several sub-sections.Apps (1): Shows you an overview of the apps available in the shop and in your account.
Detailed information on the respective section can be found further down in this documentation.
The apps section offers you an overview of all apps added to your shop.
The app overview is divided into several columnsOverview of apps (1): Here you can see an overview of all apps and the most important information about each app.
The Themes section offers you an overview of all themes added to your shop.
The overview is divided into several columns
Overview of themes (1): Here you can see an overview of all themes and the most important information about each theme.
Hide inactive extensions (2): Use this button to hide all themes that are currently not activated in order to obtain a better overview of the active themes.
Sorting (3): Here you can specify the criterion according to which the overview should be sorted.
Active button (4): With this button you can activate or deactivate installed themes. In contrast to uninstalling, deactivating has the advantage that settings you have made in the theme are not lost. Themes that are active here are not automatically assigned to a sales channel. The assignment only takes place in the sales channel.
Open app (5): This link takes you directly to the configuration page of the theme."..."
button (6): Here you can call up the context menu for the respective theme. You can uninstall installed themes here. You can completely remove already uninstalled themes from the administration here.
The Recommendations section provides you with extension recommendations for certain areas of your shop.
First, you select the region and category for which you would like to receive recommendations. These are then displayed below the categories. Click on the Install button to add the app directly to the app overview and install it.
Here you can connect to your Shopware account to get access to your purchases.
In order for the login to work without problems, it is necessary that you have registered and verified your domain, information on how to do this can be found here.
If the desired extension is not yet listed under apps or themes, it is first required that you add it. This is possible in two ways.
Now that the extension is available under apps or themes, you can install it. To do this, open the context menu by clicking on the "..." button. Click on Install in the menu. You can then activate the extension using the button in the Status column.
Some active extensions have their own menu item under Settings > Extensions, which you can use to open the configuration of the extension. Information on the function and configuration of the individual extensions can be found in the respective extension documentation.