Once you have purchased & downloaded our extension follow below steps to install the extension. The easiest way to install a Magento 2 extension is using SFTP or FTP. To do this, first download our Filter Per Category module and follow the below steps:

  1. Unzip the extension.
  2. Login to your root directory via FTP or SFTP.
  3. Go to the below path in your remote directory app/code/
  4. Create folder Zestardtech and under that create subdirectory FilterPerCat
  5. Now upload all the unzipped code into FilterPerCat folder.
  6. Then open your SSH or Terminal.
  7. Go to your root folder and RUN below 4 commands step by steps:
    • php bin/magento setup:upgrade
    • php bin/magento setup:di:compile
    • php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy -f
    • php bin/magento cache:clean
  8. If you didn’t get any error during the commands execution process then our extension is successfully installed in your store.

To Note: If you face any error during this process then please either share the screenshots or share credentials of your store at our email id support@zestard.com and will help you install the extension properly.

Detailed Installation Instructions


Step 1: Take precautionary measures before starting to install the extension.

  • Log in to the Magento Admin and disable all the caches:
    Goto System → Tools → Cache Management.
    Selecting all caches in the list and choose “Refresh” option from “take
    action” dropdown menu and finally press submit.
  • Now log out of your admin panel, and log back in again.

Step 2: Connect to FTP and upload the extension folder to your root directory.

  • Connect to your site using FTP or SFTP and upload the extracted module files to your Magento root directory. This will not overwrite any existing files, just add new files to the existing folder structure.

Step 3: Run Commands

  • Open your SSH or Terminal.
  • Go to your root folder and RUN below 4 commands step by steps:
    • php bin/magento setup:upgrade
    • php bin/magento setup:di:compile
    • php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy -f
    • php bin/magento cache:clean
  • If you didn’t get any error during the commands execution process then our extension is successfully installed in your store.

Step 4 : To confirm Installation and activation.

  • To complete the installation you need to log out of your Magento Admin and login back. You can now flush and then enable the Magento cache.
  • Now navigate to Stores → Configuration, if you can see the extension tab, it is installed properly and you can start by enabling our extension.

To Note: If you face any error during this process then please either share the screenshots or share credentials of your store at our email id support@zestard.com and will help you install the extension properly.