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Country Options

See Country Options for specific configuration fields and options.

General > Country Options Country Options configuration settings

Field Scope Description
Default Country Store View The country where your store is located.
Allow Countries Website The countries where you accept orders.
Zip/Postal Code is Optional for Global Countries that do not require a ZIP or postal code in the shipping address.
European Union Countries Global Countries that are members of the European Union.
Top Destinations Global The primary countries that you target for sales.

State Options

See State Options for specific configuration fields and options.

General > State Options State Options configuration settings

Field Scope Description
State is required for Global The countries where you conduct business that require a region or state to be included in the postal address.
Allow to Choose State if It is Optional for Country Global For countries where it is not required, determines if the Region/State field is included in the postal address of the customer.

Yes - Includes the Region/State field in the customer address, even if not required by the country.
No - Omits the Region/State field from the customer address if not required by the country.

Locale Options

See Locale Options for specific configuration fields and options.

General > Locale Options Locale Options configuration settings

Field Scope Description
Timezone Website The time zone of the primary market that is served by the website. Usually the timezone is the same as that used in the physical location of your business.
Locale Store View The language, currency, and system of measurement that is used in the market served by the store view.
Weight Unit Store View The unit of measurement that is typically used for shipments from the locale. Options: lbs/kgs
First Day of Week Store View The day that is considered to be the first day of the week in the market served by the store view.
Weekend Days Store View The days that fall on the weekend in the market served by the store view.

Store Information

See Store Information for specific configuration fields and options.

General > Store Information Store Information configuration settings

Field Scope Description
Store Name Store View The name of the store that is associated with the store view.
Store Phone Number Store View The primary telephone number of the store that is associated with the store view.
Store Hours of Operation Store View The hours that the store which is associated with the store view is open for business. For example: Mon - Fri, 9-5, Sat 9-noon PST
Country Website The country where the business that operates the website is located.
Region/State Website The region or state where the business that operates the website is located.
ZIP/Postal Code Website The ZIP or postal code where the business that operates the website is located.
City Website The city where the business that operates the website is located.
Street Address Website The street or mailing address of the business that operates the website.
Street Address Line 2 Website The second line of the business street address, if needed.
VAT Number Website The Value Added Tax number of the business that owns the Magento installation, if applicable.
Validate VAT Number   Verifies the Value Added Tax identification number.

Single-Store Mode

See Single-Store Mode for specific configuration fields and options.

General > Single-Store Mode Single-Store Mode configuration settings

Field Scope Description
Enable Single-Store Mode Global When enabled for single-store installations, hides the configuration Scope box and related field labels Options: Yes / No
Note: Single-store mode is ignored for stores with more than one view.