1.6 Accessories

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Add operation


If you sell products which can be ordered with some additional details, i.e. accessories - you can link the appropriate produce offers to the main items by using the lower menu. 

Choose 'Accessories' position and press the button to add a record to the current list. 

Add accessories to the product


The Search form will open, where you can filter and find products which will serve as accessories to the basic product on the front-end. 

Press 'Add and Close' option below and you will see the accessories list updated.

To remove some records use the following option in the toolbar:

Delete option


In addition, if selected product positions in the current form have common (similar) roles and features - for example, - 'tableware -> table set -> napkins' etc, so you are able to establish connection between them

by pressing the option in the top toolbar: Confirm your action to proceed. 

Create relations

On the Front - End the list of accessories will be viewed and ordered under the main product details:

Accessories tab in Front-End


Export products with accessories


On the Export Options step choose the appropriate identifier by which Store Manager will recognize the accessories of the product during exporting.

Accessories identifier

After exporting you will get the file with the accessories in the separate columns:

File with accessories



Import products with accessories 


By passing through the import product steps take into account the assignment page -  bye sure you selected the correct identifier for accessories data - the parameter by which the Store Manager will identify such data while 

importing. This can be one of the following variants: reference or EAN13 depending on which is used in the file to import. 

Do not forget to link accessories columns with the appropriate fields of the store database  - this is the main condition the data will be imported.


Linking step


Move on to the 'Import Options' step where you can see the field relates to the import data with accessories. 

Import Options step

Allows replacing existing accessories on the new records from a file by removing the first ones from the Accessories list. 

If you leave this field unchecked the accessories will be added to the previously created and assigned data of the store.




Check the following useful article to be able to get more information on the creation and use accessories in the Store Manager for Prestashop:




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