Upgrade from Open Source to Commerce

Overview of Magento Open Source to Magento Commerce upgrade

This section discusses how to upgrade Magento Open Source to Magento Commerce.

You must be authorized for Magento Commerce to perform the tasks discussed in this topic.


Before continuing, complete all tasks discussed in Prerequisites.

Make sure you are authorized for Magento Commerce access before you continue. Contact Magento Support if you have questions.

Start System Upgrade from the Magento Admin

To run System Upgrade:

  1. Log in to the Magento Admin as an administrator.
  2. Click System > Web Setup Wizard.

    The following page displays.

    Specify whether to manage components or upgrade Magento

  3. Click System Upgrade.

    Magento begins searching for core module updates immediately. To also search for component updates, click Yes. A sample follows:

    Magento begins searching for upgrades right away

    The page displays similar to the following when we find components to upgrade.

    Magento finds software to upgrade

    From the list, click the version to which to upgrade. Typically, you’ll choose the most recent version (indicated by (latest).)

After the upgrade completes:

  1. Clean the cache by clicking System > Cache Management > Flush Magento Cache or by entering the following command:

    bin/magento cache:clean
  2. Restart Varnish if you use it for page caching.

    service varnish restart


  • The following error can indicate one of several issues, including that you haven’t entered your authentication keys in the Magento Admin:

    Sorry we can't take that action right now

    For suggested solutions to other causes indicated by this message, see troubleshooting.

  • The following error might display:

    [2016-01-19 23:33:24 UTC] An error occurred while executing job
    "setup:upgrade {"command":"setup:upgrade"}": Could not complete
    setup:upgrade {"command":"setup:upgrade"} successfully: Source
    class "\Cybersource" for "CybersourceLogger" generation does not exist.

Continue your upgrade

From here, your upgrade is the same as any other upgrade. Continue with Step 1. Select versions to upgrade.