As you make selections, you can see the impact of the change in the preview window. Click on the refresh icon to see the change. At the bottom of the preview window are some tabs will allow you to see the impact on each of the types of catalog pages. Click on the enlarge icon to see a preview in full screen. The Preview features uses your configuration options such as header graphic and background colors but uses dummy data. To see your data in the selected options, you need to enter your category number after clicking on the enlarge icon. Note that the Preview window has its own scroll bars.
Catalog Navigation Options
Colors and background
By default, the catalog navigation will use the options you have selected in the Global Information Settings. However, you can override some of these options for your catalog options. Note: even these settings can be overridden by selections in the Category, Product, Shopping Cart, and Order Form configuration.
Background: Select the color you want for the background to the catalog navigation.
Image: Select the image you want in the background of your catalog navigation menu. If you select an image, it will over ride the background color you selected. If no image is specified, then the back ground color will display.
Text: Select the color you want the text for the category names.
Font: Select the font for the text associated with the category navigation. The fonts available are those that most browsers will recognize and render correctly. While there are a great many fonts available, not all browsers will display them correctly.
Size: Select the size of the text associated with the titles, descriptions, etc on the catalog navigation.
Note: You select the color for the text in the Colors and Background section.
Border AppearanceThis option lets you select the color, style, and size or the border that appears around the navigation menu.
The default selections for link appearance are those set in Global Information.
The preview section will show you how your selections for links will appear. After you make a selection, then update the preview. The sample text will provide an example of what the links options will look like.
The links that can appear on the catalog are the Category Title, the â€œview moreâ€� link in category display, Product title, and the link under the left and right image. This text will only show up as a link if you have configured you category or product to do so.
Normal: Specify the color that a link should appear when the page is first visited and the associated link has never been visited.
Visited: Specify the color of a link that has been visited.
Active: Specify the color of a link that is currently being visited.
Mouseover: Specify the color the link should change to if the use moves the mouse cursor over the link.
- Sets the type of bullet that is used when you're on the page that item is linked to.
- Sets the type of bullet that is used on a parent category when it is showing it's subcategories.
- Sets the type of bullet that is used on a parent category when it is not showing it's subcategories.
- Sets the type of bullet used by default for all other categories.