Tutorial - item creation - regular item

This tutorial is to show you how to create a regular item with custom attributes used for comparison and other purposes.


Part 1 - Setup two custom attributes for this item.

Step 1

Go to menu Item catalog and choose Custom Attribute.

Step 2 - Creates custom attribute

Clicks New to create a new custom attribute.

Step 3 - Enters information for the custom attribute to be created.

Enter the following information and clicks Save.


Custom Attribute Name Enters 'Brand'.
Custom Attribute Description Enters 'Phone brand'
Data Type Selects 'String' from the drop down.
Attribute Type Select 'User selects from drop down'.
Item compare Check this field.

Step 4 - Add option for this custom attribute.

Clicks Options -> Add custom attribute option.

Enter the following information and clicks Save.


Option value Enters 'Nokia'

Step 5- Add another option for this custom attribute.

Clicks Options -> Add custom attribute option.

Enter the following information and clicks Save.


Option value Enters 'Sony Ericsson'

Step 6

Clicks 'Custom Attribute Listing' to create another custom Attribute.

Step 7

Clicks New to create a new custom attribute.

Step 8 - Enters information for the custom attribute to be created.

Enter the following information and clicks Save.


Custom Attribute Name Enters 'Camera'.
Custom Attribute Description Enters 'Camera included'
Data Type Selects 'String' from the drop down.
Attribute Type Select 'User selects from drop down'.
Item compare Check this field.

Step 9 - Add option for this custom attribute.

Clicks Options -> Add custom attribute option.

Enter the following information and clicks Save.


Option value Enters 'Yes'

Step 10- Add another option for this custom attribute.

Clicks Options -> Add custom attribute option.

Enter the following information and clicks Save.


Option value Enters 'No'

Step 11

Go to menu Item catalog and choose Custom Attribute Group.

Step 12

Clicks New to create a new custom attribute group.

Step 13 - Enters information for the custom attribute group to be created.

Enter the following information and clicks Save.


Custom Attribute Group Name Enters 'Phone'.

Step 14

Clicks Option -> Add Custom Attribute.

Clicks Brand

Step 15

Clicks Option -> Add Custom Attribute.

Clicks Camera



Part 2 - Setup item.

Step 1

Go to menu Item catalog and choose Item.

Step 2

Clicks New to create a new item.

Step 3 - Enters information for the item to be created.

Enter the following information and clicks Save.


Item Type Selects 'Regular' from the drop down.
Custom Attribute Group Selects 'Phone' from the drop down.
Sellable Check this field.
Publish On You can leave this as the current date.
Expire On You can leave this as 12/31/2999.
Shipping Type Selects 'Regular' from the drop down.
Product Class Selects 'Regular' from the drop down.
Published Check this field.
Price Enters 199.99 as the selling price.
Item Number Enters '1' as the item number. This field has to be unique and if you have used it for other item, please choose another value.
Item UPC Code Enters '1' as the item UPC code.
Item SKU Code Enters '1' as the item SKU code. This field has to be unique and if you have used it for other item, please choose another value.
Short Description Enter 'Sony Ericsson Xperia X10'.
Description You can enter anything here. Or, you can cut and paste this wording as the description. 'Pull out your Xperia™ X10 touchscreen phone, press the infinite button and enjoy it all - friends, artists and more. Here and now.'

Step 4 - Associate this item to category, Phone.

Clicks Options -> Pick Category.

Selects the checkbox besides Phone and clicks confirm.

Step 5- View the item.

You can now view the item by clicking on Phone on the menu.

If you follow multi-store creation tutorial, you can access the phone store using the following URL.
http://localhost:8080/jada/web/fe/prefix/English/home






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