Magento 1.x ImageEngine Integration

Setting up ImageEngine in Magento is a very simple process. We will outline the basic steps required to get started. This is for configuring Magento 1.x.

  1. Sign up for a free ImageEngine trial on If you already have an account, you can skip this step.

  2. At the end of the signup process you’ll get an ImageEngine hostname. If you already had an ImageEngine account you may create new ImageEngine hostnames as you wish.

  3. In your Magento settings, go to your web settings and modify the Base Media URL: Change the default value from @{{unsecure_base_url}}media/ to the ImageEngine hostname. Or, if you’re using a custom hostname through a DNS CNAME record, use that instead.

For example, replace: @{{unsecure_base_url}}media/ with your hostname:

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