How to move Prestashop to a new server

If you want to move Prestashop from one server to other, this guide is the more complete one.

In addition to me, I created a parking DNS to redirect the DNS from 1 hosting provider to other without change the domain contract.

I had an issue when uploading the SQL database because it was around 100MB and the time response were timed out. You just need to deselect “Allow the interruption of an import in case the script detects it is close to the PHP timeout limit”.

Once you access to the store admin, you have to review the configuration at least of:

  • Review multi-store URLs
  • Remove couldfront direction in case you have CDN.
  • Review the menu (just in case).
  • In general all modules: Social links, cms block….


Whiteout mail

Awareness about security is always something challenging, and have good habits in this Whiteout.ioarea is important. Mail encryption was always a technical complex issue, but now it seems to be easy for users. The answer is this German company


Once you install it, you enter your user and generate a PGP key , the first hurdle you find is the way to differentiate between “0” and “O”.

After the installation some useful e-mails are sent to explain you how the public key and the private key use.


Decrypting is slow for the modern life, to open an light e-mail it takes around 1 or 2 seconds, not bad to me.

You will see a “” when the message is encrypted.

The organization of same e-mails in a same line (created by gmail) is not available in Whiteout, so you will see all e-mails from the past ordered in a way that does not make sense to you. This should be improved.

Contacts: if you want to have the contact keys of other users in you have to import their keys. This will enable encrypted e-mails.

Things that works in a similar way to gmail: Folders,