Setting up color and size filters on Shopify

The app creates color and size filters automatically after installation.

If you have changed the default names of the Color and Size product options in Shopify, you need to specify their new names in the app. To do so, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Smart Search & Filter control panel > Preferences section > Products tab.
  2. Enter new names into the Color option names/Size option names fields. 

    Setting up color and size filters on Shopify

  3. Apply the changes.
  4. Go to the Smart Search & Filter control panel > Filters section > Settings tab.
  5. Enter new names into the Option names field. 

    Setting up color and size filters on Shopify

  6. Apply the changes.
  7. Click the link in the notice or the Force re-indexation button in the sidebar of the app’s control panel to start the indexation.

You can also change the appearance of filter values from default text to:

  • text in frames for size filters
  • color swatches for color filters

    Setting up color and size filters on Shopify

Important info

To show colors as color swatches, all colors have to be assigned to a Color Family.

To change the filter’s appearance, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Smart Search & Filter control panel > Filters section > General tab.
  2. Click the Edit filters button in the top-right corner.
  3. Select color appearance for color filters and size appearance for size filters in the Appearance option. 

    Setting up color and size filters on Shopify

  4. Click the Save changes button.
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Updated on June 21, 2022

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