Magento Commerce 2.1.x

Configuring Events

Before you can create an event, you must complete the basic configuration to enable events and set up the event block in the sidebarThe right or left column of a two-column page layout..

To enable and configure events:

1. On the Admin sidebar, tap Stores. Then under Settings, choose Configuration.
2. In the panel on the left, under Catalog, choose Catalog.
3. Expand the Catalog Events section. Then, do the following:

Catalog Events
a. Set Enable Catalog Events Functionality to “Yes.”
b. Set Enable Catalog Event Widget on Storefront to “Yes.”
c. Enter the Number of Events to be Displayed in the Event Slider Sidebar Widget. By default, this value is set to 5.
d. Enter the number of Events to Scroll per Click in Event Slider Sidebar Widget.
4. When complete, tap Save Config.