Attributes

An attribute is a characteristic that defines a particular product and will affect a consumer's purchase decision. In the e-commerce world, millions of products available in the market and they have some common properties and some unique properties.


How to create a new Attribute in flexiPIM?

Step 1: Login with your credentials
Step 2: Hover sidebar on the left side to access the hamburger menu
Step 3: Click on 'Associations' to expand, then click 'Attribute'

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Step 4:  On the table, top right corner, click the 'Create' button.

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Step 5: The dropdown menu displays, as below:
        - Number
        - Text
        - Textarea
        - File
        - Image
        - Identifiers
        - Metrics
        - Price
        - Select
        - Multiselect
        - Radio 
        - Date

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Attribute Type Description
Number Contains the numeric values like Product Quantity Count.
Text Contains short description values like Product Name.
Textarea Contains long text values like Product Description.
File Contains the file type limitations and file size values like Product Document.
Image Contains Image type and Image size values in Products.
Identifiers Used to create unique value attributes.
Metrics Used to create scale level attributes example: Weight, Power, Height.
Price Used to create product price, special price, offer price type attributes.
Select and Multiselect Used to create Multiple options attributes example, color, size, etc.,
Radio Used to create some boolean value attribute.
Date Used to create Date field attributes.

Attributes Properties in flexiPIM

In flexiPIM, Attribute Module supports the Attribute mentioned above, and each type has some field values like Attribute label, Default values, Maximum & Minimum length, Active & In-active.

Use these fields to define your attribute behaviors. Here, we mentioned the Attribute Property values and its usage.

Attribute Properties Description
Attribute Label Used to show your attribute field name in the products attribute page
Attribute Code It is a unique value for every attribute, and acts as an identifier for this attribute module
Minimum Define your attribute minimum numeric values
Maximum Define your attribute maximum numeric values
Attribute Group Possess Attribute Group Name
Default Value Define default field value of the products
Status Attribute current status
Unique To know if current attribute is unique or not
Required Whether the current attribute is required for all products
Decimal Defines the decimal values in numeric fields
Maximum Character Defines the maximum character length of your attributes
Validation Rules Defines the regular expression for attribute text validation
Editor Define which type of editor we used in text area fields on the product page
Maximum File Upload Size Maximum file upload size in kilobytes for product file import attributes
File Extension Validate the Uploaded file type on the product page
Metric Family Select the scale values of attributes like weight, length
Metric Option Select the metric option values like kg, gm, milligrams and etc.,
Options Add multiple option values for select and multiselect attributes
Allowed Feature Date Enable the feature date values in Date attribute
Allowed Past Date Enable the past date values in Date attribute

{primary} Note: Create and Edit Attribute is common for all Attribute types which are listed below.

How to Create Attribute Type?

Step 1: Enter the required fields
Step 2: Click on the 'Save' button

How to Edit Attribute Type?

Step 1: Enter the required fields
Step 2: Enter the fields which you want to edit
Step 3: Click on the 'Save' button

How to Create and Edit Number Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit Text Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit Textarea Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit File Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit Image Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit Identifiers Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit Metrics Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit Price Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit Select Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit the Multi-Select Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit Radio Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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How to Create and Edit Date Attribute in flexiPIM?

Create Attribute Edit Attribute
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