If you would like the list of categories to be available for filtering in the Advanced Navigation block, use these settings to configure the necessary features and output.
Screenshot: Category Settings (Left Column)
Left/Right/Content Column Navigation
Set "Enable" to use Left/Right/Content Column Navigation.
Select the Filter type that you would like to use for the Categories in the filter.
Default: display category as a link.
Fly-Out: display subcategory as a pop-up window.
This option was called Default (Pro) before.
Image: display category as an image. All image options will be available.
Dropdown: display categories as a dropdown menu.
Plain: display categories in a plain window.
In Block: display categories in block.
Note! Fly-Out and Plain options are not available when "Show Category in Shop by" option is set to "Yes".
Screenshot: Navigation Types
Use Category Filter
Breadcrumbs: customer will be redirected to a selected category without Ajax and category levels will be displayed at the top of the page, below the navigation bar, as ''breadcrumbs''.
Ajax: customer will see all products of the selected category, but will not be redirected to the selected category. Customer will also be able to select another category without reloading the page (multiple selection of categories).
Show Category in Shop by
Set "No" to show categories in a separate block above the "Shop by" block.
Hide Empty Categories
Categories that have zero products corresponding to the filter parameters will not be shown in the Shop By block.
Show All Subcategories
Set "Yes" to show all subcategories.
Category Column Color
Enter the HTML color code to change Category Column background color.
Default color: #ECF3F6
Select "Yes" if you want to show category tab as minimized (collapsed).
Select "Yes" to show or “No” to hide checkboxes for categories.
Show Image Name
Select "Yes" to show or “No” to hide image names under the images.
Vertically: align images vertically.
Horizontally: align images horizontally.
2 columns: align images in 2 columns.
Image Width, px
Enter the image width in pixels.
For example: 100.
Image Height, px
Enter the image height in pixels.
For example: 50.
Show Help Icon
Select "Yes" to show or “No” to hide the Help Icon for categories.
Help Icon text
Enter text that your customer will see when the mouse is placed over the Help Icon.
You can ONLY use HTML tags to format text view.
Popup Width, px
Enter the popup width in pixels.
For example: 125.
Popup Height, px
Enter the popup height in pixels.
For example: 50.
Show Reset Link
Select "Yes" to show Reset link for categories.
Available ONLY when "Show Category in Shop by" option is set to "Yes".