Add a Product

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Using the left hand 'Administration' menu select Products, then choose Add a Product.


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You will be taken to the New Product Menu
(Title is in blue at the top of the window)

Add details in the fields as follows:

Tick showing means product will be shown on website. Handy if you want to sell the same product again later, you don't need to delete it when sold, just un-tick it.

Your item reference number

Title of Product

Select the category

Product Price
Make sure your currency is correct

Short Description
This description will be shown on the multi-item catalogue page

Product Description
This will be shown on the Product item page, therefore it is a good idea to repeat text in the Short Description as well as adding more details

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Select the Product Status Tab

In Stock
You can put a value for amount in stock

For adding Size, Colour etc.
eg Attribute Title = Colour then the Property would = Blue.

Add new Property for each colour, eg white, yellow, red

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Select the Product Images tab

Make sure Auto-Create Thumbnail is selected

Upload an image from your computer by clicking the Browse button (in the left-hand pane) to open a file menu. Select the file you want to upload, this will enter the path of the file in the Full Image box

Click Save (top of the window)

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You will be given a confirmation message if your listing has gone OK where you can check your listing


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