When i'm trying to change category of my product, it does not getting saved, See below screenshot, after changing from Test Category to Another Category when click on Save it does not saved. Everything else (like attributes, short description, description, name, sku) changes does get saved. enter image description here

If i go to Catelog >> Manage Categories and then select Another Category, under category products if i select product and press Save - it does get saved.

please guide me if anyone came across this situation


Finally got my answer,

I had an attribute with identifier product_categories, I have just deleted that attribute and now category selection does get saved.

I don't know why magento behave like this but it worked for me

  • sure @Marius, just for my knowledge, do you idea why that attribute was causing issue? – androidjunky Feb 11 '15 at 9:24
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    Sorry, but I have no idea. – Marius Feb 11 '15 at 9:31
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    Speculation: That should not be an attribute, in EAV. The value of product_categories is dynamically generated by code to a comma separated list of categories a product belongs to. Having that (incorrectly) as an EAV attribute most likely broke that dynamic asignment/replaced the correct values with null – ProxiBlue Nov 1 '15 at 4:30

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