Magento 1.x Software Support Notice
For Magento Commerce 1, Magento is providing software support through June 2020. Depending on your Magento Commerce 1 version, software support may include both quality fixes and security patches. Please review our Magento Software Lifecycle Policy to see how your version of Magento Commerce 1 is supported.
Every product in your catalog must be assigned to at least one category. Before you can add products to your catalog, you must first establish its basic category structure. A product cannot be saved until after it has been assigned to at least one category.
To set up the product categories:
|1.||In the Product Information panel on the left, select Categories.|
|2.||In the category tree, select the checkbox of each category to which you want to associate the product. Click the plus [+] icon to show any available subcategories.|
A single product can be assigned to more than one category.
|3.||When complete, click the Save button.|