CSV Category Import (for Opencart 2)

CSV Category Import (for Opencart 2)
This extension adds the ability to import categories from a file in csv format. The file can contain all standard category fields including category filters. It has support of custom category fields which are located in the category table.

- There is no any size limitations for the import file.

- Different file charsets are supported (for example, UTF-8, Windows-1251) but you should be aware of the file charset before you start the import.

- no changes to core files. It uses 'ocmod' modular architecture;

A sample CSV file can be downloaded here:

Overview of CSV Category Import on Youtube

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The store is cleaned up every day. All imported data will be deleted. Maximum file size limit is 3Mb.

Minimum Requirements:
- opencart and newer

Release Notes:
- User interface is in English language only.
- Images can be downloaded from external servers if they are available on public resources via http and https protocols

Related Extensions:
- 'CSV Product Import' extension

NOTE: I usually answer questions in comments directly by email that is why you may see "unanswered" messages in the comments section below. But I assure you that all messages are processed within 24-72 hours.

What customers say about CSV Category Import (for Opencart 2)

Great module which will save you a lot of time if you need to add multiple categories. I needed some help and Andrew responded quickly and made the changes. Thanks!


  • Developed by OpenCart Community
  • Documentation Included



Last Update
7 Nov 2019

19 Jun 2015
61 Sales
Member since: 17 Jan 2012

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