Install prestashop CMS page as Home Page module in pretashop 1.6.x.x with FTP

There is a need that showing up the content of CMS page to the homepage in Prestashop. And there also have a lot of ways as well as modules to do this – CMS page as Home Page module. We also provide a module for this feature, and it is totally free that you can easily download from module pretashop our website.

Now I will give you instruction on how to install and configure CMS page as Home Page module in order to make it work correctly. You need to have the FTP client software such as XP FTP client, FileZilla, and so on – which is already installed on your computer.  In this post I used FileZilla. One more thing when using FTP, you should require the hosting provider to give you some hosting information such as:

IP server

FTP username

FTP password

FTP port

Besides, the configuration process also required admin account so you can go to the backend to setup module.

Firstly, please connect your FTP account to the server via FileZilla. After connecting successfully, please go to modules folder like below screenshot:

 CMS page as Home Page

You should extract the module archived files when you download it from our website, then upload these files to the module folders on hosting. When the uploading process complete, please go to the backend, find the CMS page as Home Page module to start the installation. The details for this step is in below screenshot:

 CMS page as Home Page

You can see that it has a field called “Active the module”. You should choose “Yes” to active and start using this module. When you do not want to use this module anymore, you can set the value to “No”.

 CMS page as Home Page

In this step, you can choose a CMS page to show up in homepage by selecting a value in the dropdown, then click “Save”.

If you want to add a new CMS page, please follow the below screenshot:

 CMS page as Home Page

Please add information for your new CMS pages like Title, and page content.

 CMS page as Home Page

 

After creating it, please go back to module configuration, and then select this new one and save:

 CMS page as Home Page

All done. 😀 You can see the result in homepage now.

 CMS page as Home Page

Install prestashop CMS page as Home Page module in pretashop 1.6.x.x with Back Office

Prestashop is  a great framework for your store, but if you want to make it more awesome and professional, you should have to install Prestashop modules. From my point of view, the showing up specific contents to Homepage features is a must-have functions that almost stores should use. You can go to our website to download this module for free: cms page as home page

In this post, I will give you an instructions on installing CMS page as Home page prestashop module in 1.6.x.x version by Back Office. You need to have access to admincp and module archived files to get started installing this module.

First step, you should go to admincp by your admin account. Then hover mouse over on “Modules” in the left side bar, then click on “Modules”.
Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

Then click on “Add a new module”:

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

A new window open, please click on “Choose a file” button to upload the module files.

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

Please choose the archived files that you have downloaded on http://www.globosoftware.net/prestashop-modules/cms-page-home-page/ previously:

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

Next, please choose “Open” to upload the zip file to hosting. The system will upload these files and extract them to the module folder

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

The successful message will be shown up after the above progress complete.

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

Now, let’s move to the installation part.

Please scroll down the mouse below, then choose “Install” to install this module.

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

We should configure some sections. In Select a CMS page, you can choose any CMS page to show up in the Homepage. Please make sure you have “save” the setup

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

This module also allows you to create a new CMS page in a simple way. You just need to click on “Add new CMS page” like below screenshot:

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

A new window appears, please fill in information for below fields:

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

Now let’s move back to the CMS homepage setup. You should go to the modules, and choose the CMS page in the Select a CMS page of CMS page as Homepage module.

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page

Go back to the homepage in Front-end to check the change. Then you’re all done.

Prestashop CMS page as Home Page