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Configurable swatches 1.9.2 max attributes [closed]

I am using configurable swatches that was included with the new version of Magento...It works great, until I reach what seems to be the max number of allowed swatch-ed attributes. How would I go about ...
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get configurable swatches in homepage product list (Custom product list)

I have populated bestselling products on homepage. It's populating list of products as desired. Now i have enabled configurable swatches & have enabled on product listing(i'm using rwd theme). I ...
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Simple product images on product page, search/category and basket pages

I know people have asked about being able to using a simple product's image on configurable products before but none of the solutions seem to cover everything we're looking for. What we want is to: ...
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Is simple products image required

Are simple product images for each color and size required for correct cart view of product selected? Is there an easier way to associate correct color ordered to be visible in cart than uploading an ...
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Configurable Swatches - showing up in product images

I am having some issues with configurable products swatches and the swatch images showing up in the product images. Scenarios below. Thanks! Scenario 1: (everything works correctly!) Product A - Red -...
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How to add color picker to watches?

Hei! I am using magento 1.9.1.1 and also it's watches that I get from color attribute. I love the magento native system and I would like to add to it not replace. I have certain colors for client to ...
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How to stop product image changing with wrong swatch?

I have my swatches setup with labels so that when a colour is called, it displays the right image. My problem is with my size attributes, they revert my image back to the base image when selected. ...
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How can I stop other attributes changing my swatch image?

Most of my products have two attributes, Product Colour and Size. When the Product colour is selected it changes the swatch, as expected. However, if the customer then selects the size. It reverts it ...
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Configurable swatches

We have a online shop with shoes. For example i would like to have a configurable product "Shoes XXX" with following simple products: "Shoes XXX Color Black Size 40" "Shoes XXX Color Black Size 41" "...
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Magento 1.9.1 Configurable Swatches not sorting Size Field Correctly

I have enabled configurable swatches for my store, and it looks great. We are displaying shirts, and sizes as our configurable attributes. I would like to sort the size attribute by position, and have ...
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Magento configurable swatches on product list in custom theme

I'm trying to get configurable swatches to work in my own custom theme, and have followed these instructions: How to use Magento 1.9.1.0 Configurable Swatches in Default package theme (or a custom ...
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Invisible, not transparent images for inactive attribute options in Configurable swatches

I use the same attribute "color" for different "textures" of the product. I am using configurable swatches with magento default rwd theme. The problem is, when a certain texture in frontend is ...
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Change Configurable Swatches Layout for some product

I'd like to change configurable Swatches layout for a specific product. I set the Custom Layout Update field on the admin panel: <PRODUCT_TYPE_configurable> <reference name="product.info....
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How can I move the swatches on a product page?

For my Magento store design the client wants the swatches (just the swatch images, not the attribute value in a separate area below the image gallery and above the content. I have created a div to ...
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Fatal Error on Configurable Swatches [duplicate]

After upgrading from 1.9 to 1.9.2 everything seems to be working fine but when I go to System>Configuration>Configurable Swatches I get the following error: Fatal error: Call to a member function ...
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How do I Create one Magento Product with 40 different types of Fabrics to choose from?

What would be the best way to configure one product (a handbag) where you can have 40 different types of fabrics to choose from? If I do this with Configurable Swatches, the page load time would be ...
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Issue with the PHP mbstring() function? [duplicate]

I'm getting the following error message when I select some category in the main manu: Fatal error: Maximum execution time of 60 seconds exceeded in home/magento19.test/public_html/app/code/core/Mage/...
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swatches.phtml taking over list.phtml

Using the paths inspector, I realize that swatches.phtml is taking over list.phtml in our category pages, even if we have it disabled in Configuration > Settings > Catalog > Configuration Swatches (...
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Configurable swatch images disappeared

After a full migration to the production server I noticed that some filenames of the swatch colors wasn't matching with their respective color attribute name (a code in the filename was in lowercase ...
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Extra Configurable Swatches showing on the Category Page [closed]

On our product listings page, two of our products have color swatches showing up beneath them which should not be there, one of them does not even have any configurable color options set but is ...
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How to modify Color Swatches From vertical to horizontal in Layered navigation

hi I need to modify magento layered navigation colour swatches from vertical............ to horizontal.... But I did not got any idea...like which file is responsible for this...Basically...i need ...
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Display Color names Of Configurable Swatches On Product View Page 1.9

I hope someone can help, I have Configurable Swatches working on my site, Magento 1.9. Some of my customers are confused by the fact that the name of the colour swatch only appears when they hover ...
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Can Magento Configurable Swatches be disabled if not used?

I don't use Magento Configurable Swatches. Disabling via Mage_ConfigurableSwatches.xml, will this have any side effect? I am looking for performance improvement which I see if disabled.
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Why does magento need to load all labels from universe to build color swatches?

I'm working on a store that has 23k of possible color values. But, they are not used on every product of course. Now, that we are working on 1.9.2.1, that has native swatches, I see that the produt ...
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Change More product images on color swatch select [duplicate]

I have set color swatches for configurable products and the main product image has been changed successfully by clicking on color swatch, but not the more images associated with that product. How is ...
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Adding Color Swatches

I want to use swatches on site, after reading various posts, the option in the admin site is listed on the left hand navigation is missing. I am currently using CE 1.9.2, I recently upgraded from 1.9....
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Trigger click on another option - configurable swatches on product page

I use Magento rwd theme on my configurable product. I need to have one simple product, but two options on frontend - in file template/configurableswatches/catalog/product/view/type/options/...
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Swatches in list on product view

Using the new configurable swatches from Magento CE 1.9.1 I would like to show swatches in product view for the "main" product, but also for a list of products. I am able to get the swatches in view, ...
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Configurable Swatches Playing Up

On this item: https://sssextreme.com/westbeach-twist-ski-snowboard-ladies-jacket-rasberry-sinatra-blue.html It works fine 100% But some items like this one below https://sssextreme.com/twf-adults-...
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Can Magento handle configurable swatches functionality?

Can Magento handle configurable swatches functionality? I have two products with different attributes. A product goes through different situations, let me explain it: First attribute is size with ...
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Configurable swatch image changes back to default image after selecting attribute

I am experiencing some problems with my configurable swatches. I have set up a configurable product with 2 different attributes(color & size) with 1 configurable swatch being the color. EXAMPLE ...
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Keep select box dropdown for configurable swatches

Magento 1.9.1, using the rwd theme. Is it possible to set an attribute as a configurable swatch but leave the control in the product page as a dropdown? I can see that the JavaScript is using ...
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Configurable swatches slow site down

My store was extremely slow on the product pages and after a little bit of debugging I found that the product swatches were causing the problem. I've checked the server error log and the ...
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Swatch images on Magmi imported products removed when viewing product [closed]

Our products were imported using Magmi and the swatch images set using the media_gallery field of the Magmi CSV file. After the import completes, the swatch images are seen correctly in the product ...
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Magento Color/Image Swatches for Multiple Select Custom Options (CE 1.7.x.x) [closed]

I am new to this community of professional developers. I am trying to customize the Magento color/custom option swatches for multiple select options. Many of developers create this quite good ...
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Change the Color Attribute Links to image/icon in Layered Navigation

I am new to Magento I would like to change the color attribute links to an image or icon in the layered navigation as per the pic give below I need to make it possible through programmatically. ...
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Configurable swatches is not functionally working in Magento 1.9. Still asking "Please select items"

In my theme (bought from themeforest) Configurable swatches is integrated technically but not working functionaly. I can see the swatches in my Product page but when I click on them upon add to cart ...
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Magento swatches 1.9.1 non latin characters usage

the swatches in the website are working fine. I have attributes in native language (Lithuanian) thus I am using non latin characters in file names of swatches. Thus the situation is as follows the ...
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Configurable Swatches in Magento 1.9.0.1 [duplicate]

I added all the steps possible to make the configurable swatches functionality in the default theme of magento as per above answer link. My Question is I have made all the steps in a correct way and ...
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Configurable Products

Is there any way to use the simple products already in your product list with a configurable product? Having problems with swatches too. does anyone know of a swatch extension that works well with ...
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Magento color swatch images have black background when created from product image with transparency

I was running into this issue with the new Magento Configurable swatches feature in 1.9: Some of my product images are .png with a transparent background, and the color swatch images seem to default ...
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Configurable Dynamic Images: Using Multiple Attributes

I'm using CE 1.9.1 with the rwd theme and am enjoying the power of switching images by clicking on the color swatches. I'm attempting to do something different though. I have a product available in ...
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Configurable Swatches on Listing Page: Show Multiple Color Attributes

Currently Magento 1.9.1.0 allows to show only a single attribute on the listing page as a swatch (product details page can have multiple attributes showing). Since I've 30+ manufacturers (and each ...
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Configurable Swatches wont change the picture on configurable product

I have a fresh install of Magento 1.9.1.0 Enabled Cofigurable Swatches: Created attribute set with color attribute options: Added configurable product and associated products with this picture set ...
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In Magento 1.9.1, is it possible to make out of stock swatch options for configurable products show, but not selectable?

I am using CE 1.9.1 with a custom theme based on rwd. I have configurableswatches set for Color and Size attributes. Everything is working fine, except when a configuration is out of stock, the ...
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Magento 1.9 configurable swatches ordered by position

When I use the new configurable swatches with Magento 1.9.1, the configurable items are not sorted like in the drop-down. For example sizes, I want sizes sorted like S, M, L, XL. That is also how I ...
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Configurable Swatches - "Some" Images not changing

I am trying to setup configurable swatches. I have a configurable products with 300 underlying simple products. I have uploaded images to all 300 simple products to allow the base image to change ...
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Magento CE 1.9.1 - Multiple Swatches Problem

I've a configurable product with two attributes: Primary Color and Secondary Color. The options names are the same in both attributes. Supposing that I have a product with following options: ...
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Configurable Swatches products in magento 1.9.0.1 version

can i make a configurable products as like this : http://www.magentocommerce.com/knowledge-base/entry/ee1141-ce191-configurable-swatches in magento 1.9.0.1 version. as in the post they mentioned it'...
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Enterprise 1.14.1 Swatches causing 35 sec plus load time on category pages

We have implemented the new inbuilt Swatches feature in our latest new site build When we enable the swatches on category pages the page load time goes from 2 seconds to 38 + seconds. I was wondering ...