Slider Revolution Magento 2.x Extension Documentation

Install the Plugin

1 Download extension package.

If you're reading this, it means you've successfully unzipped the download zip from CodeCanyon.  At the root folder of this zip, you'll find Extension folder.  Once you've located this zip file, you're ready to upload it to your Magento store and install the extension.

2 Pre install steps.
  • Backup store files and the store database.
3 Uploading.
  • Unzip extension package
  • Navigate into package/Magento2/Extension folder
  • Upload content of package/Magento2/Extension to your magento root directory.
    • package/Magento2/Extension/app >> magento_root/app
  • Extension does not overwrite any magento core files
  • Set correct file permissions for all the files which you uploaded to your server.
4 Installation.

Login with SSH to your server and run the following commands:

  1. Install extension module:
    php /magento2path/bin/magento setup:upgrade
  2. If you are in production mode (compilation enabled) need to run compilation:
    php /magento2path/bin/magento setup:di:compile
  3. Deploy static content:
    php /magento2path/bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy
  4. Clean cache:
    php /magento2path/bin/magento cache:clean
4 Ready.

Now that the extension has been installed, you'll see it listed in your NWDthenes > Revolution Slider page.

5 Possible Caveeats.

If you have default PHP / Nginx settings, you might experience issues with slider import. By default max file size for upload is 2M. To update it you need to:

  • PHP

    Update php.ini

    upload_max_filesize = 100M
    post_max_size = 100M

    Update /etc/nginx/sites-available/yoursite.conf

    client_max_body_size 100m;