Author Topic: Creating Different Sizes of a Product  (Read 3182 times)


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Creating Different Sizes of a Product
« on: August 16, 2012, 15:05:32 pm »
I was hoping someone could clarify something for me. If I creat a product and then create a child within that product, does this mean that I am giving customers the choice of choosing different sizes of the main item?

If not how would I do that?


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Re: Creating Different Sizes of a Product
« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2012, 12:01:03 pm »
There is another way of doing this.
in the admin panel go to products->custom fields. Create a new custom field and choose:
- custom field type: cart variant
- Title: Whatever you want
- Change the radio button "cart variant?" to yes
- Add a tool tip if needed
- Leave the rest at default if you want a drop down. It you want a list choose "yes" for list.

Save and close.

Now open the product you want to add sizes to and open the custom fields tab.

- click on "custom field type" and choose as many of the custom fields you have just creates as you need.

Now for each filed add a name and a price (will be added to your product price).

Save and close.

Test on your product details page.

Hope this was useful :)


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Re: Creating Different Sizes of a Product
« Reply #2 on: August 29, 2012, 21:57:47 pm »
Hi Guys,

I am still in need of help regarding this.  I have done the custom fields now for both size and colours. However in the custom fields within the product it has the tile, which I have, Tooltip (which I put as choose a size/colour, and then value

Have I understood the tooltip? What is the value field for?

How do I go about making sure I have 2 drop down menus?

1 for size

1 for colour



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