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Configurable/simple products
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Joined:  2010-11-16

Okay installed and about to populate catalogue with products.

I need different sizes, colours etc so have made attributes, sets, configurable product and then realise you need simple product for each combination because otherwise they appear as out of stock!  It seems to take no notice even if you ask to not control stock.

Please, please tell me I’ve missed something here because it seems ridiculous that I am seriously going to have to create so many!  I don’t even need stock control on the configurable products and would only need this on some of my separate simple products :-(

If there is not an answer then it’s truly unworkable so please someone tell me I’ve got this all wrong!  It seems totally impossible that Magento would set this up like this so I’m assuming I’m the one being silly and not them?

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