Frequently asked questions about auction profiles.
Auction settings profile is a set of auction resuming settings. It allows to list auctions without the need of taking all steps of Auction listing wizard. You can save a lot of time, using it. It also gives you control over auction listing process - all settings are stored in one place (SALES / Internet auctions / Auction settings profiles), so you can quickly view and modify them, if it is necessary.
Just define auction settings profile to be able to list unlimited number of auctions.
First make sure, if:
To list product on auction:
After selecting profile from drop-down list a window will be displayed with its settings preview. Here you can see, what settings auctions will be listed with and determine number of products to list.
If you are sure of these settings, click on List auctions. If any of settings do not suit your current need, go to profile edition, change desired things, save changes and start product listing procedure once again.
You can also take all the steps of Auction listing wizard ant save new template in step six - you will be able to use it later.
If all information necessary to list auctions will be complete and correct, auction will be listed. After successful listing, summary will be displayed.
Yes, but always keep in mind a simple fact, that change in settings will affect auctions, using this particular profile. When they are resumed, new settings will be uploaded to auction site.
Yes, profile will be automatically assigned to store and auction site at the moment of saving it/adding settings in step six of auction creation process: store, from which auction is being listed, and auction site, to which auction is being listed.
If you add settings profile in SALES / Internet auctions / Auction settings profiles, it will be saved and assigned to store selected during transition to list of profiles.
It is not possible to change auction profiles - they are fixed.
Auction settings profile can be added in three ways:
Product will be assigned to category selected during product edition. Category parameters, marked during assignment process, will also be used when auction is being listed.
Hint: Make sure, that all settings are correct during auction creation process.