The Template Tab



This section deals specifically with the Template Tab.



Each category and product, has an associated layout template. This is a HTML file with embedded substitution $VARIABLES, that determines the overall appearance of each store page.To edit a template, select the template you wish to change and edit the HTML code in the lower window. The variable names begin with $. The value of the variables are shown in the Variables tab. The variables names from the Inventory Tab are shown in the following table:

Variable Description


Variable:Description:
Product Code$CODE
Page title$PAGETITLE
Filename$FILENAME
Meta Description$META_DESCRIPTION
Meta Keywords$META_KEYWORDS
Meta Title$META_TITLE
Image$IMAGE
Tax$TAX
Link To$LINK
Cost$COST
Weight$WEIGHT
Freight (only if cost per order shipping is implemented)$FREIGHT
Label$LABEL1, $LABEL2 etc
Value$FIELD1, $FIELD2 etc
Category Product Index%CategoryList%
Category Product Index (2 columns)%CategoryList2%
Embed HTML filename%FILE=filename%
Cost of one item (order form template only)%UNITPRICE%
Cost of all the items (order form template only)%PRICE%
Used to build a page containing the items from product number x<PRODUCTX> ....</PRODUCTX>


Button Description


Button:Description:
ImportImports a HTML template file
ViewOpens the currently selected template in a web browser for viewing
NewCreates a new template
DefaultSets the currently selected template back to the default settings