Please note that this article is only for users of a self-hosted store. This is not relevant for users of a Shopware 6 Cloud environment.
Shopware 6 offers you the possibility to extend the functional range with plug-ins. This can be found under Settings > System > Plugins. Here you can manage the existing plug-ins for your shop and also purchase new plug-ins.
The Plugin Manager is divided into several sections.
You will find detailed information on the respective areas further down in this documentation.
My Plugins gives you an overview of all the plug-ins added to your shop.
The plug-in overview is divided into several columns
In the item licenses all plug-ins are listed, which have already been purchased for the shop domain. Prerequisite for this is that you are logged in with the shopware account to which the shop domain is assigned (1).
The overview is divided into several columns.
The Updates section lists available updates for the plugins available in the shop.
This menu item takes you directly to the Shopware Store, where you can purchase plug-ins, for example.
This is where you can connect to your Shopware account to get access to your purchases.
If the desired plug-in is not yet listed under My Plugins, it is first necessary to add the plug-in. This is achievable in two ways.
Now that the plug-in is available under My Plugins, you can install it. To do this, open the context menu by clicking the "..." button. In the menu, just click on Install. Then you can activate the plug-in by clicking the button in the Status column.
Some active plug-ins have their own menu entry under Settings > Plugins, which you can use to open the plug-in configuration. For information on the function and configuration of the individual plug-ins, please refer to the respective plugin documentation.