Creating and entering your own characteristics

You can add a product characteristic through the “Commodity group” menu or through the product card.

You can find how to add a characteristic through the “Commodity group” menu at the link.

In the product form on the “Variants and properties” tab.

Снимок экрана 2022-12-07 в 23.34.01.png

Check the correctness of the selected сommodity group.

Снимок экрана 2022-12-09 в 23.25.08.png

If your site sells only one type of product, you can use the default commodity group.

If you need to create a new commodity group, click on the select button, then select the item “+ Create a new commodity group”.

Снимок экрана 2022-12-09 в 23.28.37.png

Enter the name of the group and click on the "Create commodity group" button.

Снимок экрана 2022-12-09 в 23.31.46.png

To select a commodity group, click on the selection and highlight the required value.

Снимок экрана 2022-12-09 в 23.33.16.png

Adding characteristic

Next, click on the "Add characteristic" link.

Снимок экрана 2022-12-13 в 00.15.36.png

In the window that appears, enter the name Characteristics.

Снимок экрана 2022-12-09 в 23.36.08.png

Select the characteristic type by clicking on the selection next to the required type:

Снимок экрана 2022-12-09 в 23.41.14.png

1. Type "Text" is intended for a small description in one line.

For example, this type can be used to describe the composition of a product.

2. The “Multiline text (TextArea)” type differs from the “Text” type in that line breaks can be used in its content.

For example, this type can be used to additionally describe the product (how it is used, where it is used, washing rules, etc.).

3. Type"Checkbox" - multiple choice of certain properties.

For example, with this type, you can enter the size or color of the product.

4. Type “Switch (Radio)” - single selection of a certain property.

For example, this type can be used to indicate the presence of some function (“available” or “absent”).

5. Type “Drop-down list (Select)” - a single selection of a certain property. It differs from the switch in the form of display in the card settings.

For example, this type can be used to indicate the year of manufacture of a product.

For the types “Checkbox”, “Switch (Radio)”, “Drop-down list (Select)”, characteristic values are added.

To add a value, enter data in the "Cases" field.

Снимок экрана 2022-12-09 в 23.44.27.png

When you start entering, another input field will appear, so you can enter the required number of values.

After completing the data entry, click on the “Create” button.

Снимок экрана 2022-12-13 в 00.25.23.png

The created characteristic will appear under the field “Commodity group”.