Define channel attributes

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Enrich the channel by adding channel and product attributes. You must add the channel to the organization default hierarchy before you can define the attributes.

Define channel product attribute.

  1. Go to Retail and commerce > Channel setup > Channel categories and product attributes.
  2. In the tree, select 'Contoso Retail\Fashion\Houston'.
  3. Click Edit.
  4. In the Category hierarchy field, enter or select a value.
    • The navigation hierarchy will be used for navigating the product inside your channels.
  5. Expand the Attribute group section.
  6. Click Add.
    • The attribute group will be shown in the product details and also will help when using the product filter.
  7. In the Name field, enter or select a value.
  8. Click View attributes.
  9. Expand the Attributes section.
  10. Click Add.
  11. In the list, mark the selected row.
  12. Click AddBtn.
  13. Click OK.
  14. Click Save.
  15. Close the page.
  16. Expand the Products section.
  17. Click Add.
  18. In the list, mark the selected row.
  19. Click Add.
    • Similarly you can add multiple products.
  20. Click OK.
  21. Click Attributes.
  22. Expand the Channel media section.
  23. Click Edit.
  24. In the Channel field, select an option.
  25. Select the Default check box.
  26. Click OK.
  27. Expand the Channel product attributes section.
  28. In the Brand field, type a value.
    • Similarly you can set the other attributes.
  29. Click Save.
  30. Close the page.
  31. Click Save.
  32. Click Publish channel updates.
    • After publish the data will be ready for sync with the channel tables. If you didn't publish the modified data will not be synced with the channel tables.
  33. Click OK.
  34. Click Save.