In magento Default Setup when we click on

catalog >> Manage Categories

and go for editing any category then we found "Image" and "Thumbnail Image" File upload button.

When we upload image for "Image" Button that image display in Category Page above product listing.

But when we upload image for "Thumbnail Image" it is not display on category Page.

Where is magento display that Thumbnail Image in default set up. I want to know that.

1 Answer 1


As per default Magento Category Thumbnail Image is not used anywhere.

You can use Category Thumbnail Image for your custom showcase.

Generally it is use for category menu, we will show thumbnail image on category menu.

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