Can I Download Shopify Themes?

Yes, you can download Shopify themes. Downloading Shopify themes can be performed in as little as 4 steps.

From time to time, you may want to download a theme from Shopify as a means to store it locally or elsewhere to future-proof yourself should the proverbial hit the fan, or you may need to edit a theme using an IDE locally.

Luckily the steps to download Shopify themes can be performed in no more than 4 steps.

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The Takeaway

Downloading a Shopify theme is a surefire way to back up a theme outside of Shopify, but it also gives you the ability to store themes when you’ve hit the theme limit.

Not to mention, themes can also be edited locally. This allows Shopify developers to modify/build themes outside of the native code editor on the store's account. Developers may prefer to use an IDE that’s tailored to their preferences.

To summarize we've briefly covered:

  • Can I download themes on Shopify?

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Additional Shopify Resources

With Shopify being one of the largest eCommerce platforms on the market means you’ll never be short of resources to learn how to build a profitable eCommerce business.

Kanteneo aims to be the best Shopify blog on the market, but you may require additional resources to help you on that journey. Below we’ve listed a top-selling Shopify book by Veronica Jeans to help you learn how to launch a profitable business.


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Terry Wingfield

A techy at heart, with over 10+ years of software engineering skills, and 5+ years experience in ecommerce, retention, and personalization.