Questions tagged [category]

Questions about product categories in the Magento catalog

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create category programmatically if not exist - magento 2

I have one custom table, that table have a column name category which contains the events category like entertainment, national events. Now I need to create category from the table? note: create ...
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How to get top parent Category from current category object?

How can I get the top level parent category (just after Default Category) from current category object? I want the Category Name and Category URL of that parent category to show in the subcategories. ...
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magento 2 create categories programmatically [duplicate]

I would like to create categories programmatically in magento 2. Please suggest me proper code for it. I have try this code Link but not working properly . I have to create number of categories on ...
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Filter product collection by multiple categories?

I have this snippet of code that gets the most recently added products: $_productCollection = Mage::getResourceModel('catalog/product_collection') ->addAttributeToSelect('*') ...
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How to update product position (number) in specific category programmatically

I would like to set all position-numbers in one specific category to 100 instead of 0 (default). Id like to do this once - not for future products in that category. Thx in forward!
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Impossible to save category with more that 1000 products

This is a known issue caused by PHP 5.3.9 and max_input_vars that by default it is set to 1000. The solution 2 proposed here it is the best in my opinion but doesn't work: for some strange reason it ...
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Categories - how to display in alphabetical order? (Programmatically)

We've been importing a lot of data into Magento CE using Magmi. It's creating our category tree for us. However, we'd like to display our category tree in alphabetical order. Is there a way to sort ...
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Magento 2 - Get Subcategories of Specific Parent Category

What I'd like to do is grab all of the child categories of a specific parent category. I'm assuming the best way to do this is by using the parent's ID and of those child categories that are returned, ...
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Programatically get subcategories of several root categories with collection

I am working on a collection query of categories: $categories_check = Mage::getModel('catalog/category') ->getCollection() ->setStoreId($storeId) ->...
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Assign all products in a category to all it's ancestor categories programmatically, in Magento 2

I am working on a Magento 2.1.7 shop and I have created a child-theme of Magento Blank The products are organized into categories and subcategories. In other words, they are organized into parent ...
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Magento 2: How to Override Abstract Class for Product Category Indexing Issue?

I have 2000 products which is assigned to multiple categories. When i run php bin/magento indexer:reindex catalog_category_product In catalog_category_product_index total record count is 1700. So ...
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show random products from a category

On my cart page i have a little display, which shows products from a certain category, it displays 4 products, but in my category i have 8-10 products. How can i make it select random products so it ...
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Is Possible Main Category URL Rewrite Management?

My Category Name : Test URL Rewrite Management In Localhost If i click the category name Test, the URL redirect to http://194.0.0.24/abcd/catalog/category/view/id/30 How can i solve this issue?
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Import & Export all categories using csv file (without extension)

I want to import all the categories in magento using CSV file, I tried to do using extension http://www.magentoworks.net/importexport-magento-category-extension/ it works but i want to do it using ...
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how to get Category description after product listing

How can i get category description after product list in product listing page?
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Layered navigation - multiple attribute choices

I'd like to make a simple "multiple choices per attribute" addon for the layered navigation. Simply put, I want /pisarniska-razsvetljava.html?led_color[]=3&led_color[]=4 to work. For this to ...
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Magento 2 Add Category Tree Renderer Input With Modal Button

I am trying to place the category input for my custom form using uicomponent form. I am able to create dropdown but how I can create the button and open a new modal from it? Can I create a button ...
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How to correctly select the first item from a filtered collection?

I'm trying to write a script to get a category given its path, which seems like it should be easy to do. As a test, I have a base category with an ID of 2, and it has 2 children, 'Foo' and 'Bar'. I'm ...
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Parent category is showing products in subcategories, even though product was not assigned to parent category

Let's assume I have a category, Clothing and this category have a sub-category, T-shirts. Now I add a product to the T-shirts category (by checking the box in the add product screen), but I don't ...
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How to remove parent category from subcategory URL?

I want to remove the parent category from the subcategory URL. For example, I would like to change: www.magento2.com/Category1/Category2/gear/bags.html to www.magento2.com/bags....
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Installation issue in magento marketplace 'page doesn't contain HIT in cache header.'

I have developed customer module in magento. When i am trying to submit in marketplace its keep giving the same error even after trying so many solutions. Installation issue: http://magento.dev/gear....
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Show Specific Categories On Magento Home Page

Hope someone can help me with this. I need to show 3 specific categories on my Magento home page. I have created a "list-homepage.phtml" file and have the following code in this file <?php foreach ...
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Getting Sub Category Images in Magento2

I am trying to get at Category Images from within Magento_Catalog\template\navigation\left.phtml. This file shows a list of sub-categories. This is that file: <?php if (!$block->getCategory())...
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Add a extra category attribute under general infomation tab

I am trying adding a extra category attrbiute to general infomation tab i have tried adding that using the following code , require_once("app/Mage.php"); Mage::app('default'); Mage::app()->...
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Import products with multiple categories

Hi I am importing products in my 1.7.0.2 new setup, I already added the categories. when i import the csv product file, all go well. But the problem is the product is added to only subcategory, it is ...
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Product list by category in CMS page

I have 5 stores, each store with 3 categories. Every store has it's own CMS page. I want to show the products of a given category of those 3 categories in store's CMS page (e.g. categories 12, 13, 27,...
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Magento2: Could not save product “330664” with position 0 to category 3567

When i save product after unassigned all category from product. I am getting error Could not save product "330664" with position 0 to category 3567 I have checked log and i can see same thing in ...
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Magento : Change products per page for individual categories

First and foremost, I know that you can change the default products shown on all category pages for Grid and List views in System > Catalog > Frontend. What I want to do is change this setting for ...
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How does the Sort Order of Products in Subcategories work?

When adding a product to a category, a sorting order value can be specified. Imaging now we have a Category "P" set to "Anchor" and various categories "C1" and "C2" which are childs of "P". How is ...
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How to create a static block which displays all categories

I want to create a static block which displays all of my categories and displays them in a list. I don't need an image and I don't need the sub categories. Then I want to add this block to my home ...
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Move layered navigation block between product list toolbar and product list

I have moved the layered navigation block into the content section however I can't figure out how to position the block. I can only get it to show at the very top of the page or the bottom. I need it ...
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How to get list of all subcategories which are set “Include in Navigation Menu” as no

I have tried to get all sub categories which are not include in navigation menu but those are being active, of current category in list page. $children = Mage::getModel('catalog/category')->...
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Magento 2 - Category list for custom magento system configuration section

My problem to get all available categories and display them in a system config multi-select field list. Here is a link for Magento 1.x. How can it be achieved for Magento 2.x?
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Default sorting is not working

Please refer this following url http://www.trendycollections.in/kids-wear/boys-wear.html All sorting is working Fine. But I have different issue. In the above url if i chose Price lowest under the ...
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Magento 2 get current category Id using registry

Any one know how I can get the category id using current category registry in Magento 2?
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Magento 2 Products Not Showing in Category (but are visible via search)

Got a little issue here with Categories. Running Magento 2.1.3 All other categories display the correct amount of product, except this one Under Products->Categories->"Kingdom Death" category ...
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Assign products to category programatically in magento2

How can I assign 'New products' to 'NEW PRODUCTS category' programatically in magento 2.
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Meta Descriptions - Item Count Appearing on Search Engines

For category pages, when displayed on search engines, there is an "item count" that is displayed before the meta description. I fear this may be hurting our click through rates. Is there a way to ...
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How to redirect a category to another link

I have an extension in my store that i can upload posts with this and it has a link in top menu that' name is blog. In menu I have a category that's name is News and I want to redirect it to blog. ...
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How can I disable filter “category” from Sidebar

I choose my Category XY and get the Product-Grid, on the left side there is the Sub-navigation and below the "Filter Navigation". The attribute filters starts with "categories", "manufacturer", "size"...
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Display more than one category in the same CMS Page

I need to develop a landing page with products from different categories. Something like: Banner Products from category 1 Banner Products from category 2 I'm trying to do it like ...
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Get Categories and Its Sub Categories

Under Default Category I have created another category called Inventory under which I have other categories and sub-categories. I don't want to display Inventory category but all the categories and ...
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Get category collection from specific store

With flat tables turned off, how can I get a category collection from a specific store view ? I have tried the following: Mage::getModel('catalog/category')->getCollection()->setStoreId(3); ...
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Magento 2.1 - Custom Category Image attribute is not saved

I have created a custom category thumbnail attribute according to the post (Magento 2 create category attribute thumbnail and upload image using File Uploader Component). The image gets saved in the "...
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How do I change the default value of the “position” category attribute?

I would like to update the default position value that products are assigned when they are added to a category. When you update a category from the categories editor, new products are saved with a ...
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Add block to category page

I want to add a custom block to the category pages and not care if the the category is anchor or not or if it has children or not. I want to add that block at the bottom of the page after the product ...
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Create Root Category in magento programatically

I want to create a Root Category programatically, i am using this function but category is created under magento "Default Category". example
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Magento 2 : How To Add Search By Category In Advanced Search?

On advanced search page, “search by category” is not an option by default. I know links for magento-1 1)add-search-by-category-in-advanced-search-in-magento-1 2)add-search-by-category-in-advanced-...
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Category tree from specific parent category

With the code below I try to get the children categories from a specific parent category with ID 7. <?php $rootCatId = Mage::app()->getStore()->getRootCategoryId(); function ...
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How get all subcategories of specific category?

I have a file left.phtml for a vertical menu. I want to get all subcategories of specific category ID3. I have this code. <?php if (!Mage::registry('current_category')) return ?> <?php $...