Commerce > Catalogs > Editing a catalog entry > Deleting a product or variant

Deleting a product or variant

When deleting a productCommerce: various forms of merchandise that you can display and purchase from the public site, including products, variations/SKUs, bundles, packages and dynamic packages. or a variantCommerce: a variant or SKU corresponds to a specific type of product with specific characteristics. For example, a product line of shirts have individual variations/SKUs that include size, color, and collar size. the following happens depending on how the entry you want to delete is related to other catalogCommerce: a top-level container for catalog entries such as categories, products, and variants (SKUs). entries:

  • If a product is deleted, all links from other catalog entries to the product is removed.
  • If a product with associated variants is deleted, the variants are left associated with the same category as the deleted product.
  • If a variant is deleted, all links from other catalog entries to the variant are removed.

To delete a product or variant, click Delete from the context menu for the item in the item list, and click OK to confirm the deletion.

To delete multiple catalog entries at the same time, select the entries in the item list and click Delete in the toolbar.

Be aware that deletion of catalog entries cannot be undone.

Use the Detach option in the toolbar to remove a link between catalog entries. Linking is used when you want a catalog entry to appear in multiple categories, or when cross-selling related items. Refer to product categorization for more information on how to manage catalog entry links.

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