Use Product Options as a Bundling App

Ever wanted to allow a customer to create a bundle and track inventory at the same time? To do this, you must have both Product Options and Product Discount installed and set up. Once you have both apps set up, follow these steps:

  1. Create a Discount with Product Discount.

    Note: This is where you will create the hidden products that will be added to your bundle. Apply a 100% discount on these products.

    Create a 100% discount 

  2. From "Shopify Admin", select Apps.

    Select Apps 

  3. Select Product Options by Bold.

    Select Product Options by Bold 

  4. Select Options.

    Select Options 

  5. Select Create Option Set.

    Select create options set 

  6. Enter an INTERNAL NAME, this is only visible within Shopify.

    Enter an internal name 

  7. Select Select Products.

    select products 

  8. Select Add beside each of the products you would like to add to your bundle.

    Note: Make sure you select the $0 products you created in step 1. You can view this by selecting the down-arrow in the drop-down box next to the Add button.

    select add 

  9. Select Continue with the selected products.

    select continue with selected products 

  10. Select Create new option.

    Note: You can choose Pick from existing if you have already created options that can be used here.

    Select create new options 

  11. Enter a NAME.

    Note: This is the field label your customers will see.

    enter a name 

  12. Select a TYPE.

    Note: This is how your options will display, "Dropdown" is a common space-saving option.

    select a type 

  13. Enter a SYSTEM NAME.

    Note: This is for your reference only and will not be visible to customers.

    enter a system name 

  14. Enter a DESCRIPTION.

    Note: This is a short explanation of the option for your customer's reference.

    enter a desctiption 

  15. Enter a VALUE.

    Note: The options entered here are the options available for your bundle as a whole. (ie. size). You can select the "Selected" checkbox to make this value the default choice.

    enter values 

  16. Select Adjusts price.

    select adjusts price 

  17. Select Create a charge.

    select create a charge 

  18. Enter the $ Amount you will be charging for this bundle option.

    Note: The amount entered here can be different for each option.

    enter the $ amount 

  19. Under "HOW DO YOU WANT TO HANDLE QUANTITIES?", select a value.

    Note: Visit What do the "How do you want to handle quantities" options mean? for a detailed explanation of these options.

    select how  you want to handle quantities 

  20. Repeat steps 15 - 19 until you have entered all values.

    repeat steps 

  21. Select Save.

    select save 

  22. Select Save Option Set.

    Note: You can add additional options here by selecting Create new option (ie. Colour, Age group, etc.).

    select save option set 

That's it!

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