Products Inventory

Global Level settings applied to all products or to cart

General: Display Stock

You may want to display the actual stock level for the product in order to let their customers know how much of the product is available for purchase. (Display stock quantity on the product page).
Sets display of quantity amount available in stock. If set to OFF no quantities will be shown. If Display Stock is On and quantity is 0 or negative then message will be shown configured based on product "Out of stock status".
"Out of stock status" configured per product and will be shown in the product listing and product pages.

setting located in System > Settings > General Tab

General: No Stock Auto Disable

(Disable product on out of stock)
If product is set with trackable stock on product or options level will reach 0 or negative quantity, product will be disabled automatically and message will be saved for admin to review in the message manager.

If only one of many options becomes 0 or negative in quantity, this option will not be shown.

If you want to allow customers to preorder or purchase products with no stock (Stock Checkout setting ON) you need to disable this setting

setting located in System > Settings > General Tab

General: Stock Status

(Global Stock status).
This is a setting that defaults all newly created products to be set to this status in case of stock dropping to 0 or below.

settings located in System > Settings > Checkout Tab

Checkout: Stock Checkout

This setting enables your cart to allow customers to preorder or purchase products with no stock. No warnings will be seen. Make sure that no other settings are preventing product or option from begin available.

settings located in System > Settings > Checkout Tab

Products Inventory

Product Level Settings

Product Main Quantity

Quantity available for the product. Used if stock trackable is set ON. If you have any stock trackable options, do not use this quantity and set it to 0.

You can specify quantity for each specific product's option value.

settings located in product edit page General Tab

Product Main Minimum Quantity

Minimum quantity required to purchase this product. By specifying the minimum quantity, AbanteCart will always add this number to the cart when anything lower than this number is added. In other words, if the Min Quantity is set for two, and the customer tries to add 1 to cart; the store will automatically update this product to 2 items.

settings located in product edit page General Tab

Product Main Track Stock

Enabled main product to track stock and subtract the quantity after order is placed by customers.

Note

This is a main setting to control stock management. If set to NO and there are no stock trackable options available, no other stock related settings will matter.

setting located in product edit page General Tab

Product Option Quantity Values

Set quantity for unique options value combination that represents one unique product variation.

When you enable stock trackable options, please set main product quantity to 0. For example if your product comes in 3 colors (black, white, and green) and - with Track Stock enabled for each color - you specify 3 quantity for each color variant.




set Values Quantity in product edit page Options Tab

Product Option Value Track Stock

Enabled option value for product to track stock and subtract the quantity after order is placed by customers.

Set this to count, for example, different size and color combinations and do not track the item as a whole.


setting located in product edit page Options Tab

Per Product Out Of Stock Status

( or Out of stock message "In Stock, Out Stock, Pre-Order")
Message shown if stock in product or options will drop to 0 or below. This message is always show if out of stock condition is met for stock trackable products or options. If you do not want to see this message set product and all options to be stock trackable off.

setting located in product edit page General Tab