Migrate from Magento 1 to Magento 2 using UB Themes Data Migration tool
Magento 1.x will sunset on 18th Nov 2018 and you should now migrate your Magento 1 to Magento 2.
Magento has shared Magento migration tool to upgrade Magento 1.x to Magento 2.x
You need to migrate your data, extension, themes and your custom code.
Migration to Magento 2 involves four components: data, extensions, themes, and customizations.
How To Migrate Magento 1 to Magento 2
There is Three way to migrate Magento 1 to Magento 2.
1. Magento Extension
2. UB Theme Migration Tool
3. Magento Migration Tool
I will explain step by step to migrate Magento 2 using all above options
In this article, I will Explain how to migrate Magento 1 to Magento 2 using UB theme Migration tool.
UB theme has developed Magento migration toll based on Yii framework which gets the both Magento 1 and Magento 2 database information and migrates all the tables data from Magento 1 to Magento 2.
Steps to Migrate Magento 1 to Magento 2
You need to follow following steps to complete the Successful migration with all your data and functionality.
1. Install Fresh & Latest Magento 2
2. Create a backup of live website of Magento 1
3. Data Migration
4. Extension Migration
5. Custom Code Migration
6. Theme Migration
7. Settings Migration & verification
9. Go Live
Step 1. Install Fresh & Latest Magento 2
You need to install the fresh and latest version of Magento 2.You can download it from git and install it from also composer.
Here is my article to install Magento 2 on your server
You can also follow the Magento installation steps guide
Step 2. Create a backup of live website of Magento 1
Create the backup of database and files of your live website and put it in the safe place.
Step 3. Magento Data Migration Tool
You need to Download the UB Themes Data Migration tool from git hub and place in newly created folder in your root directory
Create folder /your_root_path_of_magento/migration-tool/
Unzip it to the migration tool folder.