How to use the Product Attachments extension for Magento?
Product Attachments allows you to add some options directly on the product front-end page. The users will then be able to access any URL or to download any file you've uploaded on the back-end product page.
You can upload any document to your product such as manuals, user guides. There is no limit, you can upload as many attached files as you want for each product.
The extension is very easy to use. You can follow the below steps for a quick and easy configuration.
STEP 1: Add file attachments to your products
Choose a product to edit from:
In the Attachments tab, you'll have the possibility to add files or URLs to your product.
With Product Attachments, you can add any file type to your product page.
For that, you can define a title for the file (this will be visible in the frontend), then tick the File box and choose the file to upload.
Finally, click on Upload Files and Save your product.
You also have the possibility to add external links as an attachment.
For this, add a title for the link, tick the URL box and paste the link you want in the field.
Then, you can simply save your product so that the link can be available in the frontend.
You can totally attach as many files and URLs as you want to the same product. This will be displayed as a list on your front-end product page.
To change the order of the files and URLs in the frontend, you can simply define a value in the Sort Order field from the Attachments tab of your backend product page.
STEP 2: Manage attachments
The Product Attachments extension allows you to keep an eye on all the attached documents.
You should find the list of all the files and documents you've attached to your products in:
You should find the details of each file download from any product page in:
STEP 3: Use a specific theme
If you've defined a custom theme for your Magento store and you want to display files in the product page, you can just add the following block in your custom layout file:
<catalog_product_view> <reference name="product.info.extrahint"> <block type="wyomind_attachments/product_attachments" name="product.info.attachments" template="wyomind/attachments/product/attachments.phtml" /> </reference> </catalog_product_view>