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Archive Orders

Installation and Troubleshooting Archive Orders Module

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### Place Files On The Server ###

Connect via FTP or SFTP to your server

Place the files in the corresponding directories on your server so you end up with

  • app/code/community/
  • app/design/adminhtml/default/default/template/
  • app/etc/modules/

Pre installation recommendation

  • Backup your database
  • If you have a lot of orders, you will want to set your php setting to 0

### Refresh Magento Cache ###

  • FLUSH Magento Cache - System > Cache Management
  • Log out and back in
  • A new configuration menu will appear under the sales tab System > Configuration > Sales > Archived Orders
  • Sales_Order_Grid will have SKU and product name columns
  • Sales_Order_Grid will get a new drop down action called Archive for manually archiving
  • A new menu will appear in the admin main menu Sales > Archived Orders


  • Enabled - (Yes, No)
  • Order Status - (Order statuses that you want to archive)
  • Interval - (Number of days until an order is archived)


Error - Max execution time exhausted


  • Refresh your page to continue the installation process

Error - Configuration page displays 404 not found


  • Log out and back in again


v 3.0.1

  • Fixing ColumnAfter error on grid.
  • Support Database Prefix