Attribute Input Types
When viewed from the Admin, attributes are the fields that you complete when you create a product. The input type that is assigned to an attribute determines the type of data that can be entered and the format of the field or input control. To the customer, attributes provide information about the product, and are the options and data entry fields that must be completed to purchase a product.
Contain date values. Dates can be selected from a popup calendar, or drop-down list. Depending on the configuration,a date can be typed directly into the field, selected from a popup calendar, or drop-down list.
Yes / No
Used to create price fields in addition to the predefined attributes, Price, Special Price, Tier Price and Cost. The currency used is determined by your system configuration.
Gives you the ability to associate an image with a product, that is something other than a product image. For example, you might include the product logo, care instructions, or an image of the ingredients from a food label. When you add a media image attribute to the attribute set of a product, it becomes an additional image type, along with Base, Small, and Thumbnail. The media image attribute can be excluded from the thumbnail gallery, but is still available to be used.
Fixed Product Tax
Lets you define FPT rates based on the requirements of your locale. To learn more, see: General Tax Settings.