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Settings & layout - Sidebar

Sidebar area is about customizing the side bar from layout to content.

To setup or change a setting, click the Edit button in line with that setting. A pop-up window will open to allow you to input your data.
The window has as title Edit setting to let you know you are in edit zone. Also this window always points out the Area and the Name of the setting you are going to change. The main point of this window is to allow you to write your details in regards with current setting. This is the only editable field. Add or make here the changes you need.
The editable fields in this area are: color picker, radio buttons controllers, image uploader, text editor and text fields.
Click the Update button to make the change or click the Cancel button to abandon changes. The Update button and Cancel button will close the setting window and update the list accordingly.
The Close button (top right corner) has same result as Cancel has.


Sidebar background color

Sidebar background color is the color of the box.
Common color is white if the website has light colors or black or gray if the website has dark colors.
This color appears in FRONTEND in the left sidebar.

The editable field for current setting is a color picker field. (learn how to use a color picker)
To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Sidebar title background color

Here you can set the color of the sidebar title (heading).
Choose a color which works with your logo or color scheme of the website or brand. You can ignore this setting if you do not intend to have a heading for your sidebar.
This color appears in FRONTEND at the top of the sidebar if applicable.

The editable field for current setting is a color picker field. (learn how to use a color picker)
To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Sidebar title color

Here you can set the color of the title (heading).
Choose a color which will be easy readable on the title bar background color. You can ignore this setting if you do not intend to have a heading for your sidebar.
This is the color of the sidebar title appears in FRONTEND if applicable.

The editable field for current setting is a color picker field. (learn how to use a color picker)
To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Sidebar border style

This setting is available to add html stylesheet for the external border of the sidebar.
HTML knowledge required. Write in this area the styling for the external border of the sidebar only. This styling will be added to the OLALA Shopping Cart Stylesheet.
Example of styling the sidebar border is: "1px solid #333" which will draw a dark slime line around the sidebar.
The editable field is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Show sidebar title categories

This setting is about showing or not the title for categories sidebar.
The categories are displayed at the top of the sidebar in FRONTEND.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that the categories title is displayed at the top of the categories box.
- If checked No - means that the categories have no heading displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Sidebar categories box title

Write here the title you want to be displayed for categories.
This setting has only effect if the Show sidebar title categories above is set yes.
Example of categories title is: "Categories".
This title will appear at the top of categories box.
The editable field is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Show sidebar brands box

This setting is about showing or not the brands box on sidebar FRONTEND.
The brands box is displayed bellow categories box.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that the brands box is displayed in FRONEND in sidebar under the categories.
- If checked No - means that brands box is not displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Show sidebar title brands

This setting is about showing or not the title for brands box in sidebar.
The brands title will appear at the top of the brands box in sidebar (FRONTEND).
This setting has only effect if the Show sidebar brands box above is set yes.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that the brands title is displayed at the top of the brands box.
- If checked No - means that the brands have no heading displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Sidebar brands box height (px)

Here you can set the height of the brands box. This height styling will be added to the OLALA Shopping Cart Stylesheet.
Write here the number of pixels you want to have the brands box exclusive the title of the box if applicable. If the size of the box set here is smaller than the total height of all brands listed one after the other, a scrolling bar will be displayed. To see all brands, the user will have to scroll down.
This setting has only effect if the Show sidebar brands box above is set yes.
Example of brands height is: "200". In this case will be shown the first five brands before scrolling down for the next ones.
The editable field is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Sidebar brands box title

Write here the title (heading) you want to be displayed for brands.
This setting has only effect if the Show sidebar brands box above is set yes.
Example of brands title is: "Manufacturer".
This title will appear at the top of brands box.
The editable field is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Show sidebar product features (specials, featured etc)

This setting is about showing or not the box containing On special, Bulk discounts, New products, Featured, Upcoming and Free shipping products on sidebar FRONTEND.
The On special, Bulk discounts, New products, Featured, Upcoming and Free shipping products box is displayed bellow brands box.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that the On special, Bulk discounts, New products, Featured, Upcoming and Free shipping products box is displayed in FRONEND in sidebar under the brands.
- If checked No - means that the On special, Bulk discounts, New products, Featured, Upcoming and Free shipping products box is not displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Show sidebar product features title

This setting is about showing or not the title (headings) for the box containing On special, Bulk discounts, New products, Featured, Upcoming and Free shipping products displayed on sidebar FRONTEND.
This setting has effect only if the Show sidebar product features above is set yes.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that the title (headings) for the box containing On special, Bulk discounts, New products, Featured, Upcoming and Free shipping products is displayed.
- If checked No - means that the title (headings) for the box containing On special, Bulk discounts, New products, Featured, Upcoming and Free shipping products is not displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Sidebar product features title

Write here the title (heading) you want to be displayed for box containing On special, Bulk discounts, New products, Featured, Upcoming and Free shipping products.
This setting has only effect if the Show sidebar product features title above is set yes.
Example this title: "Promotions".
This title will appear at the top of On special, Bulk discounts, New products, Featured, Upcoming and Free shipping products box.
The editable field is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Show sidebar catalog box

The sidebar can contain a catalogue box with its title, image and link for this catalogue. This setting is about showing or not the catalogue box.
The catalogue box appear in FRONEND under the product features box.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that the catalog box is displayed in sidebar.
- If checked No - means that the catalog box is not displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Show sidebar title catalog

This setting is about showing or not the title (headings) for the catalogue box displayed on sidebar FRONTEND.
This setting has effect only if the Show sidebar catalog box above is set yes.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that the title (headings) for the catalogue box is displayed.
- If checked No - means that the title (headings) for the catalogue box is not displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Sidebar catalog box title

Write here the title (heading) you want to be displayed for catalogue box.
This setting has only effect if the Show sidebar title catalog above is set yes.
Example this title: "Catalogue".
This title will appear at the top of catalogue box.
The editable field is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Catalog sidebar image

This setting allow you to add an image for your catalogue.
This setting has effect only if the Show sidebar catalog box above is set yes.
The catalogue image is shown under the catalogue box in sidebar (FRONTEND).
The image will be automatically resized for you to fit the catalogue box.

The editable field for current setting is an image uploader. (learn how to use the image uploader)
To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Catalog sidebar link

Write here the link of the catalogue.
This setting has effect only if the Show sidebar catalog box above is set yes.
When the user click on the image set above, this link will open the catalogue which can be saved on user computer.
The editable field is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Show sidebar generic box

The sidebar can contain a generic box with its title and content. This setting is about showing or not this generic box.
The generic box appear in FRONEND under the catalogue box. It is the last box in sidebar.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that this generic box is displayed in sidebar.
- If checked No - means that this generic box is not displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Show sidebar generic box title

This setting is about showing or not the title (headings) for the generic box displayed on the bottom of sidebar in FRONTEND.
This setting has effect only if the Show sidebar generic box above is set yes.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that the title (headings) for this generic box is displayed.
- If checked No - means that the title (headings) for this generic box is not displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Sidebar generic box title

Write here the title (heading) you want to be displayed for this generic box.
This setting has only effect if the Show sidebar generic box title above is set yes.
This title will appear at the top of this generic box.
The editable field is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Sidebar generic box content

The generic box is another opportunity to customize the website to fit your business.
This setting is about adding the generic box content: formatted text on one or more lines, links or lists.
The content of generic box will be displayed at the bottom of sidebar in FRONEND.
This generic box can contain announcements or promotions.

The input area for generic box content is a text editor to allow you to format your text if applicable. You can write on more than one line.
(Learn how to use a text editor.)

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Show sidebar generic box top

The sidebar can contain a generic box with its title and content at the top of sidebar. This setting is about showing or not this generic box.
The top generic box appear in FRONEND above the categories box. It is the first box in sidebar.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that the top generic box is displayed in sidebar.
- If checked No - means that the top generic box is not displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Show sidebar generic box title top

This setting is about showing or not the title (headings) for the top generic box displayed at the top of sidebar in FRONTEND.
This setting has effect only if the Show sidebar generic box top above is set yes.
The editable field is a radio buttons control.
- If checked Yes - means that the title (headings) for the top generic box is displayed.
- If checked No - means that the title (headings) for the top generic box is not displayed.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Sidebar generic box top title

Write here the title (heading) you want to be displayed for the top generic box.
This setting has only effect if the Show sidebar generic box title top above is set yes.
This title will appear at the top of this generic box.
The editable field is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Sidebar generic box top content

The top generic box is another opportunity to customize the website to fit your business.
This setting is about adding the generic box content: formatted text on one or more lines, links or lists.
The content of generic box will be displayed at the top of sidebar in FRONEND.
This generic box can contain announcements or promotions.

The input area for generic box content is a text editor to allow you to format your text if applicable. You can write on more than one line.
(Learn how to use a text editor.)

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


NOTES
Any of the boxes under the sidebar can be shown or hidden, except categories box.
The titles (headings) of the boxes can be shown or hidden.
The order displayed in sidebar is: 1-Top generic box, 2-Categories box, 3-Brands box, 4-Promotion box (box containing On special, Bulk discounts, New products, Featured, Upcoming and Free shipping products), 5-Catalogue box and 6-Generic box.

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