Here are the step by step instructions on how to create a category and products for your zen cart store.
A. Adding Category
1. Log on to admin menu. Point cursor on the Catalog and select Categories/Products as
shown in Fig 1.
2. Click on “new category” as shown in Picture 2.
3. Fill out the information for the new category. Add
- Category name
- Category description
- Click on “choose image” to upload a picture.
- Fill out sort order
B. Adding Subcategory
You can add a subcategory by following steps.
Note : You cannot create a subcategory in the same level as the products in a category.
So if you have a category populated with products, you will not be able to create subcategory under that category unless you remove products from that category.
- Repeat steps 1 and 2 from the previous section (Adding a category), click on the folder icon of the category.
- Click on “new category”
- Follow instruction from step 3 in the previous section (Adding a category).
C. Adding Products
- Log on to admin menu. Point cursor on the Catalog and select Categories/Products as described in step 1 in the section A.
- Click on the foler icon of the category.
- Click “new product” as shown in Picture 2 in step 2 of section A (highlighted by red).
- Add Product details.
- Scroll down bottom of the page to upload a product image from your server or load it from web.