In this tutorial we will show you how to add a new product to your osCommerce online store. This can be accomplished quite easily from the Admin panel of osCommerce.
How to Add a New Product:
- Login to the Admin Panel for osCommerce.
- Click the +Catalog button on the left side.
- If you want the product in a specific category, click the folder image to the left of the category to open the folder. You can do this for subcategories too.
- Select the +New Product button when you are in the location you want to add the product to.
In the new product menu, fill in the fields as needed. In my tests, I am adding a Hat.
||Choose from "In Stock" or "Out of Stock"
||You can set a date here for when the product will be able to purchase this product.
||Choose a manufacturer here from the drop down menu.
||Enter a product name here.
||Select "none," if you do not want to charge tax for this product or "Taxable Goods" to charge tax.
|Products Price (Net):
||Enter the dollar amount you make after deducting additional cost.
|Products Price (Gross):
||Enter the total dollar amount you make before deducting any other additional cost.
||Enter detailed information about the product here.
||Enter a numeric value for how many products you have available.
||You can provide a model number here for your product.
||Click the browse button to upload an image of your new product.
||You can enter a website URL for your product here, be sure to leave out the: http://
||Enter the weight of your product here.
After making your selections, click the Save button on the bottom right, you will now see your product listed in the Admin section, and in your e-commerce store.
It will also be available for sale in your store:
Congratulations, now you are able to add a new product to your osCommerce eShop! The next tutorial in our osCommerce Education channel will cover working with the Product and Category listing.