How To Configure Magento To Work With a New Domain

In this tutorial, We’ll guide you How to configure Magento to work with a new domain.

There are two things you should do in order to configure Magento to work with a new domain:

Step 1: Edit the Magento database

Go to your  phpMyAdmin. Select your Magento database from the left menu, find the table called core_config_data and click on it.

Click the Browse tab and edit the first two fields:


by clicking the pen icon in front of each of them. Replace your old domain name with your new one and click the Go button to save the change.

Step 2: Clear the Magento cache

The Magento cache folder is located in your Magento installation directory > /var/cache. To clear the cache, simply delete the folder.

Many Magento issues can be fixed just by deleting the cache.