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2. Run Storefront

2. Run Storefront

Run the applications using the appropriate Maven command. For more information on available commands, see Elastic Path Maven Commands.

Storefront requires Search and Active MQ to run with it.

  1. With the command line, navigate to <Source Code Root> \extensions\search\ext-search-webapp, and run the following command to start up Search.
    mvn tomcat7:run-war
  2. With another command line, navigate to <Source Code Root> \commerce-engine\jms\activemq-broker, and run the following command to start up Active MQ.
    mvn tomcat7:run-war
  3. With another command line, navigate to <Source Code Root>\extensions \storefront\ext-storefront-webapp, and run the following command to start up Storefront.
    mvn tomcat7:run-war
  4. With a web browser, go to the storefront URL http://demo.elasticpath.com:8080/storefront. You should see the demo store's homepage.demoStore.png
Note: No product found in storefront categories

You may not see any products when searching or viewing categories for the first time. This is because your search indexes have yet to build. To trigger a build of your search indexes, see Rebuilding Search Indexes.