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The smart solution to image headaches.

Go full-screen for an even deeper zoom

  • Optimised for mobile devices using tap gestures.
  • Fast and deep zoom using the same technology as Google Maps.


No coding required.

Use your Magic Touch extension almost anywhere on your Magento site.

You can even apply different zoom options to each page or block.

    Supported pages & blocks

    • Product details page
    • Category page
    • New products block
    • Recently viewed products
    • Manual install elsewhere

Supported features

  • Multiple images (uploaded with the default Magento image manager)
  • Multi-language (different locales)
  • Product options (use different images for each option value, by "Drop-down" and "Radio Buttons")
  • Different configs for different themes
  • Show additional selectors on category page
  • Magento image clipped can be ignored
  • Native Magento watermarks
  • Can be used with other our Magento modules
  • Magento Enterprise: 1.11.x - 1.14.x
  • Magento Community: 1.4.x - 1.9.x

Relied upon by Magento store owners, Magic Touch has been the professional choice since 2009 for pioneering deep zoom effects.

This official Magento extension makes it easy to apply these effects to your pages. Even better - the extension gives you auto-caching, image resizing and SEO optimization as part of the dedicated Magento features.

With free new versions regularly released, your products will always look gorgeous with Magic Touch.

Key features

New versions support

All versions of Magento are supported (Magento Enterprise: 1.11.x - 1.14.x, Magento Community: 1.4.x - 1.9.x). We update our modules as soon as a new version of Magento is released.

One click installation

Saves you time. Upload Magic Touch for Magento directly to your Admin panel.

Custom Templates

Choose position thumbnails appear (left, right, top, bottom). Your choice. Simply click option on Magic Touch Settings page.

Image resizing

Upload large version of product images (approx 800px). Magento will resize images automatically throughout your website.


Optimize your website. Magic Touch caches resized images. Which means fewer image downloads.

Per page profiles

Enable Magic Touch on different pages & sections of your Magento store. Even better, customize it differently in each section/page.

Scrollable thumbnails

Stop the spread & control thumbnails under main product image. Activate trial version of Magic Scroll on Magic Touch Settings page.

Bandwidth allocation

Control how Magic Touch initializes & loads images. Choose to activate on page load or on request.

Multi language support

Change Magic Touch message & loading text. Engage customers worldwide with the language they love.

SEO friendly

Magic Touch supports SEO Friendly URLs. Vital for website high ranking in search engines.

Watermarked images

Protect your images. Choose the position, opacity & size of your watermark.

Web settings

Say goodbye to manual configuration. Customize settings instantly using Magic Touch Settings page.

jQuery compatibility

Magic Touch requires no jQuery, 3rd party library or framework. Magic Touch is completely compatible.

Custom themes support

If Magic Touch doesn't work immediately on your site, email us and we'll add support for your theme (free of charge).

One-off payment

Pay once and the Magic Touch license is yours forever.

Live demos

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  • Default view of Magic Touch module settings page after installation
  • Custom settings for a new theme
  • Magic Touch extension for Magento settings page


    1. Download Magic Touch for Magento (no longer available to new customers)
    2. Unzip the file on your computer and FTP the magictouch folder to your Magento directory (on your server), keeping the file and folder structure intact.
    3. Magento compiler disable before module installation If you use Magento Compiler, disable it System > Tools > Compilation > Disable.
    4. Magento module for Magento web installer Go to http://www.yoursite.url/magictouch/ in your browser > click 'Install' (replace yoursite.url with your domain name).
    5. Magento run compilation process If you use Magento Compiler, click 'Run Compilation Process'.
    6. Refresh Magento cache after when Magento installation is completed Go to System > Cache Management > Select All and refresh the cache.
    7. The demo version is now installed!
    8. Magento module for Magento settings page Customize the Magic Touch extension through the Magic Toolbox > Magic Touch settings > Default settings menu in your Magento admin panel.
    9. Activate Magic Touch module for Magento for different blocks and pages Magic Touch can be enabled on any page or section you choose.
    10. Enter your Magic Touch™ key on the module settings page. To get your ID, login to your Magic Touch™ account.
    11. Scroll thumbnail images on your Magento product page Activate Magic Scroll to enjoy organised thumbnails on your product page: Magic Toolbox > Magic Touch settings > Default settings > 'Product page' tab > 'General' section > Scroll thumbnails > Select 'Yes' > Save changes.

Multiple images

Swapping between many images is already a standard feature in Magic Touch. But if you have lots of images, the page can look complicated.

Make your thumbnails look slick and organised with Magic Scroll for Magento. It neatly contains the images adds arrows to slide between them. Example:

  1. Simply activate Magic Scroll on the Magic Touch options page.
  2. To remove the "Please upgrade" text, buy a license and overwrite the /skin/frontend/[your_interface]/[your_theme]/js/magicscroll.js file with that from your licensed version.


You can change the language of the message and loading text like so:
  1. Find the locale folder for the language you wish to change e.g. /app/locale/en_US.
  2. Open the file Mage_Api.csv into the editor and insert these lines at the and of the file:
    "MagicTouch_Message","Write your message here"
  3. Continue these steps for each locale you wish to change.

Other Magento extensions

Perfect if you have very large images of your products. No matter how big your images are, they will load fast and look outstanding with Magic Touch™. By slicing your images into lots of tiny images, it will zoom deep inside your images to show high resolution close-up detail.

Click the full screen button and your images are displayed on the entire display - the best possible way to view photography.

Magic Touch™ is a hosted service - it fetches your large images and from that point on it serves all the images on highly optimised servers from Amazon AWS - one of the fastest, most stable and most scalable hosting platforms available. This is the mother of all image zooms - the best of the best.

If you have gorgeous high detail images, download this module and see the difference it makes to your Magento store. This Magento extension is also listed on the official Magento Commerce website.