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How to Increase the Number of Manufacturers Shown in the Sidebox

By default, the Manufacturer’s sidebox in zen cart is set to display 3 names. In other words, the text “please select” and 2 manufacturer’s names will show. This can easily be adjusted via the zen cart admin. This step by step tutorial will show you how to increase the number of manufacturer names shown in the sidebox.

This tutorial features the Apparel Boutique free zen cart template by Picaflor Azul. If you want to use this template for your zen cart, you can download it for free here.

The default Manufacturer’s Sidebox:

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1. Log into your zen cart admin and go to Configuration ->Maximum Values

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2. Click on “Manufacturers List – Scroll Box Size/Style”, set the number of manufacturers that you want to show, and click on the “update” button.

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