Magento extractor

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Magento extractor

Magento extractor is Datacol-based module, which implements automatic data extraction from certain internet shop. Extracted data are saved to CSV file, which can be imported to Magento-based online store. You can also adjust Datacol export settings to save data to other CMS (PrestaShop, Oscommerce, Opencart etc.), file formats, database etc.

Magento extractor: data extraction results
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Main advantages of Datacol-based Magento extractor are listed below:

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Step by Step test of Magento extractor

To test Magento extractor:

1. Install Datacol trial version;
2. Choose exporters/magento-extractor.par in the campaign tree and click Start button to launch Magento extractor campaign.

Magento crawler: starting data extraction
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Before launching you can open exporters/magento-extractor.par settings (double click it in the campaign tree) and adjust Starting URL list. In this way you can setup links to certain online shop categories you need to extract items from.

Magento scraper: setting Starting URL list
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3. Wait for data extraction results to appear. When you see the first results, you can force running campaign to stop (click Stop button).

Magento harvester: working process
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4. (Just in case Datacol is activated!!!) After campaign is finished/stopped you can find magento-extractor.csv file in Documents folder.

Magento parser: data extraction results
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How to save Magento extraction results in Datacol Trial version

You can also save Magento parsing results to CSV file In Datacol Trial version. Open the campaign settings window and launch Export test. To enable data export for the running campaign Activation is needed!

Export Magento extraction results in TRIAL version
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Datacol Trial VS Activated

Function TRIAL Activated
One webpage data extraction results export (file/CMS/database/email/SMS) in the testing mode
Mass data extraction results export (file/CMS/database/email/SMS) in the running mode
Paid consultations on the Datacol setting process
Paid settings
Paid plugins

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If the source website blocks your IP-address (after blocking you will get no more extraction results), use proxy.


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Data processing options for content, harvested by Magento extractor:

Data export options for content, harvested by Magento extractor:

  • Basic: CSV/TXT/Database/Excel;
  • Online stores: Magento/PrestaShop/osCommerce/OpenCart/ZENCart/VirtueMart;
  • Content CMS: WordPress/Joomla/DLE;
  • All options.

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