Countdown Timer



Magento Platform
Open Source (CE)
1.9, 1.9.1, 1.9.2, 1.9.3

Tech Specifications

Current Version:
Stable Build
07 January, 2019
Extensions, Marketing, Marketing Automation, Advertising
Supported Browsers:
Chrome Linux: 42, 43, 44 Mac: 39, 44 Windows: 39, 40, 42, 43, 44 Firefox Linux: 31, 38, 39, 40, 41 Mac: 31, 38, 39, 40, 41 Windows: 31, 38, 39, 40, 41 Safari Linux: 7, 7.1, 8, 9 Mac: 7, 7.1, 8, 9 Windows: 7, 7.1, 8, 9 Edge Windows: 42
License Type:
Open Software License 3.0 (OSL-3.0)


This extension gives the website owners, the ability to add sales banner with Countdown Timer on the top of the website stores to get the customer’s attention towards current sales promotion.

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The Countdown Timer extension would be pretty useful during the high sales and promotion seasons. This extension enables you to add a dynamic yet simple sales banner with Countdown Timer which will be displayed on the top of all the pages of your website. The timer can be set to specific date and time and a banner will appear on the top of the website until the timer expires, after which the Countdown Timer banner will disappear automatically.

You no longer need to manually enable and disable static blocks on your website for the sales promotion. Using this extension you can add simple yet configurable text according to your desire use case and even HTML blocks can also be added for the more personalized looking Header. It's easy to use and can be customized easily as per your need. 

Get this extension and enjoy the ease of hassle-free promotion countdowns.



This extension can be used for different use cases including:

  • Notifying customers about the remaining time to any upcoming sale or promotion.
  • Notifying customers about any ongoing limited time promotion.
  • Notifying customers about the remaining time to any promotion or sale ending soon.



  • Customizable text to highlight Promotion details.
  • Easy to use configuration panel.
  • Precise Days & Time remaining indicator.
  • Once active, Countdown Timer will be placed at the top of every page on the store.
  • Once the schedule is expired, Countdown Timer will be automatically removed from all pages across the web.
  • HTML blocks can also be defined in the configuration block to customize your text message using HTML tags.


 How to use:

  • Install the extension and clear the cache.
  • Banner details and timer can be configured in Folio3 -> Holiday Countdown.
  • Add desired date and description in the configuration panel and set the Enable Countdown drop-down to Yes.


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Release Notes

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  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 1.9 1.9.1 1.9.2 1.9.3
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    This version allows the site admin to place a bar with countdown timer on top of the front-end site to announce any limited time offers to their customers like:
    - discount offers
    - pre-holiday delivery
    - exclusive products


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