When running an eCommerce store, you need to dedicate a great deal of time to managing your products. You may need to update them, transfer them to a different directory or a new website, or submit them for external analysis.
That's exactly when you need Magento product export. If you don't know how to do it, don't worry. We've got you covered. In this article, you'll learn to export products in Magento 2.
Want to upload your products to the comparison lists or marketplaces? Check out the Magento 2 Google Shopping Feed extension and let a wider audience know about your store.
To export products in Magento 2:
1. Navigate to System > Data Transfer > Export.
2. Choose Products as the Entity Type and CSV — as the Export File Format.
3. Tick the Fields Enclosure checkbox if you want to enclose the incorrect symbols during export.
4. Filter through the table of product attributes and select only those you need for export. If there are attributes you want to Exclude, just tick the corresponding checkboxes. Then press the Continue button.
You'll get a message that the export was scheduled and once the cron runs the products will be exported. So make sure your crons are configured correctly.
And these are all the steps you need to take to export products in Magento 2. The next thing to learn is how to import products in Magento in case you need to upload the updated version of the products previously exported.