Magento Platform
Open Source (CE), 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7, 1.8, 1.8.1, 1.9, 1.9.1, 1.9.2
Commerce using on prem (EE)
1.12, 1.13, 1.13.1, 1.14, 1.14.1, 1.14.2

Tech Specifications

Current Version:
Stable Build
31 October, 2018
Extensions, Sales


 A tool that allows using a countdown timer functionality during promotional campaigns. 

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The extension requires the following FREE special service extensions be installed in order to function properly: AW_All, AW_Core. Please make sure to install them BEFORE the main package. Read the documentation.

The Countdown Timer extension for Magento 1 is designed to get customer attention with catchy countdown timers. The setting process is easy and aimed to fit any possible event that is run in your store. Choose where to place a timer, decide on its style and period of activity. Make it work with the Catalog Price Rules and Shopping Cart Price Rules and inform the customers about every campaign in your store. 

Business Value

The Countdown extension for Magento 1 is a multipurpose module with the built-in flexible settings. It’s fully customizable and, therefore, applicable to different scenarios. With its help, you are able to:   

  • Attract attention to your campaigns;
  • Promote your products and services more efficiently
  • Stimulate purchases.

Feature Highlights

The Countdown Timer for Magento 1 presents a rich list of characteristics.

Rule Settings

  • Set up rules for automatic block creating;
  • Add a countdown block via CMS, widget, or layout updates;
  • Place a countdown next to any item;
  • Show a timer on the home, product, and catalog pages;
  • Tailor a countdown timer for various customer groups and store views;
  • Specify the active period for a countdown;
  • Define the countdown priority;
  • Insert URL to a countdown block.

Design Settings

  • Customize CSS-friendly blocks;
  • Choose one of the built-in block templates;
  • Decide on a block title;
  • Utilize HTML code to describe a timer.

Time Settings

  • Schedule when the countdown timer is visible;
  • Enable/Disable specific products based on when the countdown starts/ends;
  • Settle the format of a timer (days/days & hours/days, hours, & minutes/days, hours, minutes, & seconds)
  • Indicate the events that trigger the Catalog Price Rules and Shopping Cart Price Rules.


To experience the extension firsthand follow the links below:

Read documentation.


Support Policy

Included technical support:

  • Magento Open Source (CE) version - 3 months of free technical support
  • Magento Commerce (EE) version - 6 months of free technical support 

Release Notes

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  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 1.4.2 1.5 1.6 1.6.1 1.7 1.8 1.8.1 1.9 1.9.1 1.9.2
  • Compatible with Commerce using on prem (EE) : 1.12 1.13 1.13.1 1.14 1.14.1 1.14.2
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    * SUPPEE-6788 compatibility issue
    * "Days left" value issue


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The best place to start if you need help with a specific extension is to contact the developer. All Magento developers have both a contact email and a support email listed.

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