Filters

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Filters

Filters determines what options will be available for filtering the products when this Setting Group is applied.

Use Default Settings

If this checkbox is checked, then this Setting Group will use the Default Settings for filters.

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Query Type

The query type determines how multiple filters of the same type should be applied.

'Or' will filter for products that belong any of that filters values. For example, returns any products that are either 'Red' or 'Blue'.

'And' will filter for products that only belong all of that filters values. For example, returns only products that are both 'Red' and 'Blue'.

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Filter Items

Filter items are the options that will appear on your site for filtering the products. They can be re-ordered and consist of the following settings:

Field

This is the field in the product data that you'd like to use for the options. It will consist of the following, along with any of your product attributes.

  • Price
  • Category
  • Rating
  • Tags

Type

This is the display type for this filter item. It will consist of the following, depending on what's applicable to the selected field.

  • Default – The standard list display
  • Dropdown – The standard dropdown display
  • Swatch – A swatch display that uses the option value as a background colour
  • Image – An image display that uses the option value as a background image
  • Slider – The standard slider display (Only available with Price)

Sorting

This is the sorting type for this filter item's options. It will consist of the following.

  • A-Z
  • Z-A
  • Numeric (asc) – Can be used for when the filter contains numeric values
  • Numeric (desc) – Can be used for when the filter contains numeric values
  • Count (asc) – Orders the filter options based on their count
  • Count (desc) – Orders the filter options based on their count
  • Custom – Uses the order determined within WooCommerce

No. of Items

This is the total number of filter options to show before a 'View more/View less' toggle is added.

Show Counts

Toggles the display of the counts against each filter option.

Hide if Single

If this setting is checked, the filter item will be hidden when there is only one option available.

Mapping

This is the Mapping to use with the filter item's options.

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