You can edit and manage the way your products are displayed through your catalog settings. This article will guide you through the steps. 


Applies to Version(s): 3.8.0 series - Current


How to get to Catalog Settings


Navigate to the admin area of your cart. Go to Front-End > Catalog Settings.

catalog settings


Catalog Settings

catalog settings

    1. Default products sort order

This option will adjust how your catalog is sorted. Options include:  Best Match (Default), Newest to System, Alphabetical, Product ID, Price (Highest to Lowest), and Price (Lowest to Highest).default products search order


    2. Display sort drop-down?

This will determine if the catalog will always sort by your selection, or allow customers to choose another sorting option.


display sort drop-down


    3. Products per page

Adjust how many products load per page. This number will determine the increments a customer can adjust if Display items drop-down is enabled (See below).

products per page


    4. Display items drop-down?

This will determine if the customer will be able to adjust the number of products listed per page. Be advised, the amount of products loaded per page affects the time it takes for a page to load. 

Display items drop-down


    5. Price Range Filters

This setting affects the options in cart designer relating to columns. Click on Price Range Filters to open the option to Enable. Choosing to Enable Price Range Filters displays the following options:

price range filters


    6. Number of products displayed on home page

This allows you to alter the amount of Products that load on the Home Page by default.


    7. Home page links to

This will allow you to redirect your home page to another URL instead of the default index.php?p+home

home page settings


Product Page Settings

product page settings

    1. Recommended products on product page


This allows you to adjust the number of Recommended Products that appear when on the Product Level of your cart. This is a category set on the individual products.


    2. Products you may like on a product page 

This allows you to adjust the amount of Products You May Like when on the Product Level of your cart. These are products that are similar to the product selected.


   3. Enable email to a friend feature

This allows a customer to send a link to any product via email to a friend. 


Category Image Settings

category image settings


    1. Category image size, pixels

This setting allows you to set a default size for your Category Images by pixel amount.


    2. Category image type

This setting allows you to set how Category Images are displayed. Options include:

Category image type


    3. Category image resize rule

This setting allows you to resize Category Images to the default Category Image Size determined in the above setting. Options Include: 

category image resize rule

Note: Be aware that making smaller images larger can cause it to get blurry. 


    4. Category thumbnail image size, pixels

This setting allows you to set a default size for your Category Thumbnail Images by pixel amount.


    5. Category thumbnail image type

This setting allows you to set how Category Thumbnail Images are displayed. Options include: 

category thumbnail image type


    6. Category thumbnail image resize rule

This setting allows you to resize Category Thumbnail Images to the default Category Thumbnail Image Size determined in the above setting. Options Include: 

category thumbnail image resize rule


Product Image Settings

product image settings


    1. Product preview size, pixels

This setting allows you to set a default size for your Product Image(s) by pixel amount.


    2. Product preview type

This setting allows you to set how Product Images are displayed. Options include: product preview type


    3. Product preview resize rule

This setting allows you to resize Product Images to the default Product Image Size determined in the above setting. Options Include: product preview resize rule


    4. Product thumbnail image size, pixels

This setting allows you to set a default size for your Product Thumbnail Images by pixel amount.


    5. Product thumbnail image type

This setting allows you to set how Product Thumbnail Images are displayed. Options include: product thumbnail image type


    6. Product thumbnail image resize rule

This setting allows you to resize Product Thumbnail Images to the default Product Thumbnail Image Size determined in the above setting. Options Include: 

product thumbnail image resize rule

Note: Be aware that making smaller images larger can cause it to get blurry.


Manufacturer Image Settings

manufacturer image settings

    1. Manufacturer image size, pixels

This setting allows you to set a default size for your Manufacturer Image(s) by pixel amount.


    2. Manufacturer image type

This setting allows you to set how Manufacturer Images are displayed. Options include: manufacturer image type


    3. Manufacturer image resize rule

This setting allows you to resize Manufacturer Images to the default Manufacturer Image Size determined in the above setting. Options Include: 

manufacturer image resize rule

Note: Be aware that making smaller images larger can cause it to get blurry.



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If you didn't get your question answered, please contact the Pinnacle Cart Support Team. To submit a ticket, go to the My Account drop-down menu at the top right of the admin area and select Support.