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Virtual products are used to represent non-tangible items such as memberships, services, warranties, or subscriptions. Virtual products can be sold individually, or included as part of the following product types:
To choose the attribute set that is used as a template for the product, do one of the following:
- In the Search box, enter the name of the attributeA characteristic or property of a product; anything that describes a product. Examples of product attributes include color, size, weight, and price. set.
- In the list, choose the attribute set that you want to use.
The form is updated to reflect the change.
|1.||Enter the product Product Name.|
|2.||Accept the default SKU that is based on the product name, or enter another.|
|3.||Enter the product Price.|
|4.||Because the product is not yet ready to publish, set the Enable Product switch to the “No” () position.|
|5.||Tap Save and continue.|
When the product is saved, the Store View chooser appears in the upper-left corner.
|6.||Choose the Store View where the product is to be available.|
|1.||Set Tax Class to one of the following:|
- Taxable Goods
|2.||Enter the Quantity of the product that is currently in stock. Then, do the following:|
|a.||Accept the default Stock Status setting, “In Stock.”|
Note that the Weight field is not used, because a virtual product is not shipped.
|b.||Accept the default Visibility setting, “Catalog, Search.”|
|3.||To assign Categories to the product, tap the Select… box. Then, do either of the following:|
Choose an existing category:
|a.||Start typing in the box to find a match.|
|b.||Mark the checkbox of the category that is to be assigned.|
Create a new category:
|a.||Tap New Category .|
|b.||Enter the Category Name and choose the Parent Category to determine its position in the menu structure.|
|c.||Tap Create Category .|
There might be additional individual attributes that describe the product. The selection varies attribute set, and you can complete them later.
|1.||If you are ready to publish the product in the catalog, set the Enable Product switch to the “Yes” () position.|
|2.||Do one of the following:|
Method 1: Save and Preview
|1.||In the upper-right corner, tap Save.|
|2.||To view the product in your store, choose Customer View on the Admin () menu. The store opens in a new browser tab.|
Method 2: Save and Close
On the Save () menu, choose Save & Close.
Things to Remember
Virtual products are used for non-tangible products such as services, subscriptions, and warranties.
Virtual products are much like simple products, but without weight.
Shipping Options do not appear during checkout unless there is a tangible product in the cart.