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Magento 1.4 Development Cookbook by Nurul Ferdous

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Creating a configurable product

Configurable products let customers select the variant they wish by choosing various options as specified in backend. For example, you sell hoodies in three sizes. You'd create the three variants as individual products (with their own SKUs) and then add these three to a configurable product from where customers can choose their size, then add to the cart.

In this recipe, we will learn how to create a configurable product.

Getting ready

Login to your Magento store's backend/admin panel. You can do so by visiting the http://yourstoreurl/admin or if you renamed it to something else such as backend then it would be http://yourstoreurl/backend.

How to do it...

We can create multiple variants, which could be chosen from ...

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