Duplicate Categories for Magento 2



The extension allows copying categories with or without subcategories and products.


The extension has 2 separate ways of installation, via Composer or by copying the code.

Please follow this Installation Guide to install the extension.

Extension Configuration

Duplicate Category

To duplicate a category, log into the Magento back-end and go to CATALOG ⟶ Catalog ⟶ Categories

Select the category you want to duplicate then click the ‘Duplicate Category’ button to duplicate the selected category

Duplicate Category Options

Select the parent category -  choose the parent category for the duplicate

SetInclude subcategories -  to "Yes", to include subcategories during the duplication. The duplicate category will inherit subcategories from the original category

SetInclude product relations -  to "Yes", to include product relations during the duplication. The duplicate category will inherit product relations from the original category

Search and Replace

You can make replacements of the following category fields ONLY: "description", "meta keywords", "meta description"

Words from ‘Search Text’ fields will be replaced with content from ‘Replace With’ field. Leave empty if you do not need to search and replace text.

Click the Duplicate button and confirm the duplication.

The category will be duplicated and a success message will display . You can rename the duplicate category manually

Note: please re-index all index (bin/magento indexer:reindex) and clear caches (bin/magento cache:clean) before checking the duplicated category in frontend the frontend

Frontend View

The duplicated category will appear in frontend, make sure to re-index data and clear caches before checking on the frontend

Extension Support

Need Help?

Ulmod Support team is always ready to assist you, no matter which part of the world you are in. If something does happen and you think you might be experiencing an issue or bug, please contact us via [email protected] or submit a ticket from our Helpdesk Ticket and we will help you out.

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