Configure attributes

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Configure attributes

In this tab you can find the attributes, the qualities of a product. The ‘questions’ and ‘answers’ that are automatically configured from the graph will be visible here. In this tab you can organise the attributes list. It is possible to add a new attribute, for advanced purposes, but normally everything in this tab will be automatically added by the configuration graph.

  • To expand and view all options, click ‘Expand All’
  • To hide all options, click ‘Collapse All’
  • Use the search field to search for an option or question by name
  • Every option is deletable, by clicking the red ‘delete’ button (next to the node you want to remove). If you’re sure you want to delete this, click ‘confirm’, if not, click ‘cancel’. Pay attention! By deleting the node, all configurations that are linked on this option will be deleted as well.

In this list you can find different types of ‘questions and answers’. Follow the list below to organise this list:
1. Click the note icon next to the name of the question or option, to adjust
2. In the popup screen you can fill in the following information:

  • Name: Adjust the name
  • Description: You can enter a description (optional)
  • Visibility: Select ‘hidden by end user’ if you don’t want this to be visible for the end user, but can be used in the backend. Select ‘Always visible’ if you want this to be visible on the frontend and backend of the site
  • Type: This tells you if this is a question or an option
  • Upload thumbnail: Upload a thumbnail (JPG or PNG) (optional)
  • Parent: Select the parent where the question is divided in

3. Click on the blue plus next to the name of the question, to see the options (or answers) that belong with this question, options can only be part of questions
4. Clink on the note icon to adjust the option
5. Fill in or adjust the information below:

  • Name: Adjust the name, if wanted
  • Description: Fill in a description (optional)
  • Visibilty: Select ‘Hidden by end user’ if you don’t want this to be visible for the end user, but can be used in the backend of the site. Select ‘Always visible’ if you want this to be visual on the frontend and backend of the site
  • Default selected option: Tick this box if you want this to be the first option that is shown on your site, if no default is selected, the first option in the list will be used
  • Price: If the selected option has an added value, you can add the extra price in this field. Fill in 10 if you want to add 10 euro to the standard price, fill in -10 if this option is 10 euro cheaper than the standard price
  • Type: This tells you if this is a question or an option
  • Upload thumbnail: It is optional to upload a thumbnail here (JPG or PNG)
  • Parent: the parent, or the group where this option belongs is shown here

Add an option

To add a new option follow the steps below:
1. Click on the green plus with the question you want to use
2. Fill in the information:

– Type: option

– Name: Name the option you want to add

– Parent: This is the parent where the question is divided in

3. Click on ‘add node’ to save, or ‘cancel’ to go back
4. The option will be shown under the Question
5.Click on the note icon to supplement the information:

– Name: Adjust the name, if wanted

– Description: Fill in a description (optional)

– Visibilty: Select ‘Hidden by end user’ if you don’t want this to be visible for the end user, but can be used in the backend of the site. Select ‘Always visible’ if you want this to be visual on the frontend and backend of the site

– Default selected option: Tick this box if you want this to be the first option that is shown on your site, if no default is selected, the first option in the list will be used

– Price: If the selected option has an added value, you can add the extra price in this field. Fill in 10 if you want to add 10 euro to the standard price, fill in -10 if this option is 10 euro cheaper than the standard price

– Type: This tells you if this is a question or an option

– Upload thumbnail: It is optional to upload a thumbnail here (JPG or PNG)

– Parent: the parent, or the group where this option belongs is shown here

Add an extra node

It’s also possible to add a new node. Click on the green button ‘add node’ on the top right of your screen.

– Step: You can add one or more steps with this
1. Select step
2. Name this step (such as step 1)
3. Click on ‘add node’
4. Go to the question you want to divide in this step (click on note icon)
5. With the option ‘Parent’ you can select the name of the step (such as step 1)
– Header: Create a title, this is not a question or option, but a way to organise a product. The header is the title that is shown between the different options.
1. Select header
2. Name header
3. Click ‘add node’
4. Click on note icon next to the header you just created
5. Fill in/ add information:
– Name: you can fill in or change the name
– Description: Add a description (optional)
– Visibility: If this part should be visible for everyone, select ‘Always visible’. If this part should not be visible for end users, select ‘Hidden by end-user’. To be able to get a preview, select ‘Always visible’
– Type: This tells you what kind of attribute it is (header)
– Upload Thumbnail: Upload a thumbnail (JPG or PNG) if wanted
– Parent: Select the step where the header is supposed to be visible

6. Drag the header to the correct place, above the options that belong with this header. So for example ‘Material options’ is placed above the options ‘material group outside’ and ‘material group inside’

7. Click on ‘save changes’ (top right)
8. If everything is filled in correctly, with ‘preview’ (top tabs on screen) you can see what the changes will look like (in the example below, you can see the title ¨Material keuzes¨ (Material options) is placed above the 2 material groups)

– Question: The question is a main category, where different options can be divided in. You don’t have to use this option, because everything is taken over from the graph. If you do want to use this option, you can do so following these steps:
1. Select Question
2. Name the Question
3. Click ‘add node’ to add, or click ‘cancel’ to go back
4. Click on the note icon to adjust the information, in the popup screen you can fill in or adjust the information:

  • Name: Adjust the name of the Question
  • Description: Add a description (optional)
  • Visibility: If this part should be visible for everyone select ‘Always visible’, if this should only be visible in the backend of the site select ‘Hidden by end-user’. To get to see a preview, select ‘Always visible’
  • Type: This tells you what kind of attribute it is (header)
  • Upload a thumbnail (JPG or PNG), if wanted
  • Parent: the parent, or the group where this option belongs is shown here
  • Matgroup

To create a material group, you need to create a question
1. Select matgroup
2. Name the matgroup
3. Click on ‘add node’ to save or ‘cancel’ to cancel
4. Click on the note icon of the added matgroup
5. Fill in the required information