How to install Prestashop Back Office protect module in pretashop 1.6.x.x with Back Office

With the development of ecommerce website on Prestashop, hacking has become a critical issue for Prestashope-store owner. These individuals can cause great damage as they can spread virus, corrupt and destroy the website, and steal customer information like their names, emails and even their credit card details. Without securing your website, you are putting your clients’ personal information in danger.

Clients lose their trust if their information is hacked. Losing clients’ trust is a great blow to your business. As websites contain valuable information, you have to keep your online store as well as client’s identity and personal information secured at all times. When they feel safe with your website, they are most likely to continue patronizing your brand and recommend it to others who are interested in your brand. That’s the reason why you should have a solution to secure your website. One of the best way to do that would be installingPrestashop modules in your store, and the Back Office Protect module seems to stand out of the crowd. You can go to our website to download Back Office Protect module pretashop:

In this post, I will guide you to set up this module with Back Office. You need to prepare two things:

  • Module archived filesby purchasing this module from our website
  • Admin account to access backend with full permissions

First step is browsing to Modules part:

Back Office protect module

Then click on the “Add a new module” button to upload the Back Office Protect module onto your store:

Back Office protect module

A new window appears, you should click on “Choose a file” to upload the archived files of Back Office Protect module.

 

Back Office protect module

 

You should browse to the zip file, and double click/click on “Open” button.

 

Back Office protect module

 

After choosing the correct module file, please click on a “Upload the module” button. The Prestashop system will do uploading as well as extracting the Back Office Protect module automatically. You should have to wait for a while before the uploading process completed.

 

Back Office protect module

When you receive the green message like the below screenshot, means that the uploading archived module files are successful

 

Back Office Protect module

Let’s move to the Installation steps. When you scroll down, the “Install” button for the Back Office Protect module is appeared. Please click on the “Install” button to install this module

This process will also be done automatically.

 

Now you can configure the module to match your requirements. For example, you can change admin folder name – means that the link to the admin will be hidden, so it’s more safety. Another way is turning on the email verification while logging in. The last action would be saved all the configuration, and now you are ready to use this necessary module!