How to use the connector?
#How to trigger import jobs?
#Where to find import jobs in Magento 2?
Once Akeneo Connector for Magento 2 is installed in your Magento 2 instance:
- Open the
- Then click on
#How to manually trigger each job?
- Select the job you want to run (
- Then click on the
Importbutton to trigger the selected job
- Wait until the process ends.
The Job import process is completed when its status changes to
Import completein the console window.
If it fails, you could see a red error in the console window. Please take a screenshot of the console window: you will probably need it to communicate with your technical team or to open a ticket for our Support team via our Helpdesk platform (Akeneo Connector for Magento 2 Enterprise Edition only).
#How to automatically trigger each job?
You can set cron tasks for your Akeneo Connector for Magento 2 through configuration for each import jobs.
Set your cron expression in your crontab according to this example:
0 22 * * * /usr/bin/php /path/to/magento/current/bin/magento akeneo_connector:import --code=import-type >> /path/to/magento/current/var/log/akeneo_connector_import_type.cron.log`
You can also launch an import job directly from command line:
php bin/magento akeneo_connector:import --code=import-type
import-type with any of these jobs:
You can also launch multiple imports with command line:
php bin/magento pimgento:import --code=import-type1,import-type2,import-type3
#How to check that all jobs have been executed properly?
- Click on
Here, you will find the list of import jobs that have been executed until now. You could check the status of each job while browsing this list.
If you experience an error with one of the connector jobs: click on the red
ERROR button in
Status column. Then take a screenshot of the console window. You can give it to your technical team for analysis.