fmProductEdit - Edit Product Form.
To edit X-Cart product you can double click on it or use "Edit product" button. It calls Edit X-Cart Product form for selected product.
of some of the "Edit X-Cart Product" dialog pages depends on weather you have
appropriate contribution installed or not.
Basic Store Manager has following Edit X-Cart Product pages:
1. Main (General)
Main Page contains
general information of the X-Cart product. If you are creating a new Product,
pay attention on fields marked with *. They are Required. Others may be
left blank or with default meanings.
Main X-Cart Product data:
- Name - write it the way you want them to appear on the store.
- Product ID is a unique product identification that cannot be edited.
- SKU number - Stock-Keeping Unit, number of the X-Cart product, according to your accounting.
- You have to choose your Provider.
- Date available -
date to start publishing current X-Cart product at your store. Default setting
is the date when the product was added.
- Categories - One X-Cart product may be assigned to multiple categories. To assign X-Cart product to some category click , and select a category from drop-down. To remove selected category from list click .
- Availability (In stock) - choose if product is available for sale or not.
- Choose manufacturer in similar field.
- Description- X-Cart Product description exactly the way it's going to appear on product's page.
Edit HTML - shows
HTML editor of X-Cart product description in a new window. It has 2 tabs: HTML
and Code, as well as Properties Toolbar.
Source view is
useful for working directly with "raw" HTML text, which gives you
precise control over the tags used in the page. However, by default, you
can still work with objects visually.
Design view in the HTML editor enables you to:
- View and edit a page in a WYSIWYG-like environment.
- Work with HTML controls using the visual representation they will have in the browser.
- Use menu
and toolbar commands to apply certain types of formatting, such as
paragraph alignment, that are not available in Source view.
- Use menu
and toolbar commands to add and edit certain elements, such as tables
and lists, that you must edit as HTML text in Source view.
- Drag items from the Toolbox and from the Project Explorer to create elements on your page.
- Use drag to reposition absolutely positioned elements.
In Code view, the
Properties window does not display style properties. You can edit style
properties directly in an HTML tag or by using the Properties window in
Code view in the HTML editor enables you to:
- View and edit text and HTML tags,
- View and edit scripts in the page.
Press Ok Button to save your changes and move to managing next edit X-Cart product pages.
2. Pricing Tab
List Price is an average price on the market. This option allows you to show customers regular price of the X-Cart product, your current price and the discount (see picture below).
can manage prices for customers who purchase X-Cart products in bulk. For
example, if the customer buys more than 10 units of product, he/she will
pay $7,9 per one instead of $8. You can add or delete quantities and
manage their prices with appropriate buttons.
3. Additional Tab
Limits, Height, Width, Depth, Weight, Stats, etc. are standard X -Cart product
properties. Drop-downs allow to select or calculate their values.
Most of those fields may be left blank or with default meanings. Also you can make Discounts available, check X-Cart product types or enter short Distribution of the X-Cart product.
Description is Required field. It will be displayed on the X-Cart product's
page. Here you can write all information about yourX-Cart product.
4. Images Tab
Image field - contain product's main image. There are three buttons to edit image. This one is
used to browse contents of your local folders and select an image. When
you press OK button on X-Cart product edit form it will be uploaded to "Images
directory" on FTP. When local image selected, this field will display
local image path like C:\My Images\some_image.jpg. But local image path will be replaced with image name some_image.jpg right after upload.
This button is used to select some image stored remotely. It's done by browsing contents of FTP folder specified as "Images directory".
And last button is used to delete selected image.
5. SEO Tab
Search engine optimization (SEO)
is the process of improving the volume and quality of traffic to a web
site from search engines via "natural" search results for targeted
SEO page allows you to enter your X-Cart product's Keywords.
6. Extra Fields Tab
This page itself
and its content depend on additional contributions installed on your
store. If there's a contribution that has any connection to X-Cart product-related database fields, it will be shown on this page.
7. Related products.
This section allows to manage related X-Cart products in your store.
8. Featured X-Cart products.
This section allows to manage add featured X-Cart products within your store.
9. Language Page(s)
page(s) appear if you're using some language(s) other than your store's
Language. That way you're able to input all text that is going to
appear on the page using Edit X-Cart product window.
page's options are actually an extract from other pages' options, such
as X-Cart Product name, X-Cart Product Description, Full Description and Keywords.
note that General page settings will appear in your store language (In
our Example it's English) which you set in Tools -> Store language.
10. Taxes Tab
In the tax tab, if additional tax payments are set, they are displayed here. If necessary, to free product from taxes, it should be checked the appropriate field of the 'Tax' tab's window.
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