Tire Search module Installation Guide (Magento 2)

1. Overview

This Tire Search Magento 2 Installation guide helps you to install this module in your magento 2 website. This extension helps the website customers to search the tires quickly using input parameters are to select the width, height, diameter, Manufacturer, Type and Season.  Then find desired products of their interest to order.

2. How to Install Tire Search Extension ( Magento 2 )

Instructions to upload extension package

1. It is recommended to take a backup of the Magento files before replacing

2. Unzip the extension package in your PC. Then upload the folder to your website in Magento 2 Installation directory as shown below:

magento 2 tire search extension setup

3. Login to SSH and open Command line (using putty or similar tool)

4. Go to magento installation folder (usually this is public_html) and run commands below:

a) Enable module: 

php bin/magento module:enable Globalecom_Ts   

b) Run upgrade: 

php  bin/magento setup:upgrade

c) Run compilation:

php  bin/magento setup:di:compile

d) Deploy static content: (optional)

php  bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy

3. Instructions to setup attributes in admin panel 

Step 1: Create Attributes

Stores -> Product->Add new Attributes

attribute create

Click on ‘Add New Attribute‘ button

1. Width Attribute

Enter Attribute data as follows

Label:Width

Attribute Code: t_width

Attribute Type: Dropdown

width-attribute-part1

And Choose other settings of the attribute as follows:

Unique value: No

Values Required: Yes

Select all option Yes for Use in quick search, Use in advanced search, Comparable on Front-end, Use In Search Results Layered Navigation, Allow HTML-tags on Front-end, Visible on Product View Page on Front-end, Used in product listing, Used for sorting in product listing.

width-attribute-part2

2.Ratio Attribute

Label: Ratio

Attribute Code: v_ratio

Attribute Type: Dropdown

And Choose other settings of the attribute as follows:

Catalog Input Type for Store Owner: dropdown
Unique value: No
Values Required: No
Select all option yes for Use in quick search, Use in advanced search, Comparable on Front-end, Use In Search Results Layered Navigation,  Allow HTML-tags on Front-end,Visible on Product View Page on Front-end, Used in product listing, Used for sorting in product listing

Use In Results Layered Navigation as filterable with results


3.Diameter Attribute

Label: Diameter

Attribute Code: v_diameter

Attribute Type: Dropdown


4.Manufacturer Attribute

Label: Manufacturer

Attribute Code: manu

Attribute Type: Dropdown

Please make a note of the above Attribute codes. There are 4 main attributes. It should be t_width, v_ratio, v_diameter, manu


Type and Season Attributes (6 attributes)

Label: Passenger

Attribute Code: passenger

Attribute Type: Yes/No

Catalog Input Type for Store Owner: Yes/No

Select all option Yes for Use in quick search, Use in advanced search, Comparable on Front-end, Use In Search Results Layered Navigation, Visible on Product View Page on Front-end, Used in product listing, Used for sorting in product listing.

Similarly Create attributes for “truck”, “minivan”, “summer”, “winter”, “allseason”.

Please make a note of the above Attribute codes. It should be (passenger, truck, minivan, summer, winter, allseason)


Step 2 Create Attribute set

Admin panel > Stores > Attribute set

Click on Default or desired attribute set

Click the button Add New under Groups
You can find a pop up Explore User Prompt. Please enter the group name “TireSearch”

A group will be created at the end you can drag and drop attributes from ‘Unassigned Attributes’ section to Tiresearch group.

attrbute-set

4. Add Product fitment data

Products->Catalog->Select product

You can find a new tab Tire Search added. Fill in all the required details and assign the product to a category. (Follow the require steps to add products)

product-fitment

5. Add CMS page for Tire Search feature

Admin panel > Content > Pages > Add New Page

Page Title: Tire Search
Self URL: tiresearch
Status: Enabled

Content:

  {{block class="Magento\Framework\View\Element\Template" template="Globalecom_Ts::product/tire-search.phtml"}}

After placing the tire-search.phtml file in the respective page you can view the url http://<your website>/index.php/tiresearch


6. Refresh Magento cache

Admin Panel – System – Cache Management – Select all Check boxes – Flush Magento Cache

cache management

7. Test the CMS page.

http://<your website>/index.php/tiresearch


8. Need Support or Questions

If you have any questions or need to solve issues, please contact our technical support team via http://mage-extensions-themes.com/support/

Support methods: Ticket system, Skype, Phone or Email as per your convenience.

How to uninstall the Tire Search extension
Please follow the instructions below to uninstall Tire Search Extension and remove from your website.
Step 1: Go to the location app/etc/config.xml
Find the line of code 1
and change it to 0
Refresh the Cache in admin panel->System->Cache Management
Step 2: Remove the file tire-search.phtml in the following location.
app/code/Namespace/frontend/Modulename/view/frontend/templates/product/