Magetique. How to Delete a Store View

Here you can find the instructions on how to delete a Store View.

Log into your Magento store and  backup your website before applying any changes.

Check the Store View

You can not delete the default Store View, this means the one must NOT be used as default for any store.

1. Go to the Stores > All Stores section.

Stores > All Stores

2. You need to open each store settings interface (click on the store name link) and check if the Store View you want to delete is selected in the Default Store View option field.

check the Store View
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➤ If the Store View you want to delete (e.g. you want to delete the Layout 1 store view) is selected for the store, choose another Store View from the Default Store View option dropdown.
➤ The Store View you want to keep SHOULD be selected as default.

choose another Store View

3. Then press the Save Store button.

 Save Store

4. Reindex and clear the Magento cache.

Delete unneeded Store Views

➤ We will keep the Layout 3, as an example, and remove Layout 1 and Layout 2.

Deleting Layout 1

1. Click on Store View you want to delete (e.g. Layout 1).

Deleting Layout 1
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2. Press the Delete Store View button.

Delete Store View button

3. Decide if you want to create the Backup.

create the Backup

4. Click the Delete Store View button again.

Delete Store View

5. Reindex and clear the Magento cache.

Deleting Layout 2

* Go to the Stores > All Stores section.

1. Click on Store View you want to delete (e.g. Layout 2).

Deleting Layout 2
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2. Tap Delete Store View.

Delete Store View

3. Decide if you want to create the Backup.

create the Backup

4. Press the Delete Store View button again.

Delete Store View button

5. Reindex and clear the Magento cache.

 When all is done, you should have one Website, one Store and Store View.

one Website, one Store and Store View
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