Use Site Import/Export to Import Reference Application Demo Sites

You can import Commerce Cloud reference application demo sites into a sandbox. Demo sites are prebuilt and enable you to explore storefront functionality. Unlike custom sites, demo sites do not have to be exported from other instances. They can be immediately imported into sandboxes.

There are two demo sites:

Note: When you import a demo site, you import data (and code) that can be older than the data and code in the associated git repositories.

Import the Storefront Reference Architecture (SFRA) Demo Site

  1. Login to Business Manager with an account that has import/export privileges for the site. Administrators can check account privileges by selecting Administration > Organization > Roles and Permissions.
  2. Select Administration > Site Development > Site Import & Export.
  3. Select Storefront Reference Architecture Demo Sites.
  4. Click Import.
  5. Select a demo configuration and click Deploy.
  6. To see the progress of the import process, click Refresh in the Status section.

Import the SiteGenesis JavaScript Controllers (SGJC) Demo Site

  1. Login to Business Manager with an account that has import/export privileges for the site. Administrators can check account privileges by selecting Administration > Organization > Roles and Permissions.
  2. Select Administration > Site Development > Site Import & Export.
  3. Select SiteGenesis Demo Site.
  4. Click Import. A message asks you to confirm that you want to import the demo site.
  5. To confirm, click OK.
  6. To see the progress of the import process, click Refresh in the Status section.