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Pre-Select Colors Plus Swatches

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The original & ultimate swatch extension for Magento! Visualize your configurable products options & much more
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Overview

Pre-Select Colors Plus Swatches

** MAY 2014 - NEW LOWER PRICE AND NEW FEATURES / IMPROVEMENTS! **
Our newest version 4.0 has just been released and has the following improvements / features, along with a lower price:

  • If swatch is selected on category page, the selected swatch and matching product image will be automatically selected when click through to the product page.
  • Automatically preselect swatches and change product images to layered navigation selection on category and search pages!
  • Many code improvements / speed enhancements.
  • Will be updated for Magento 2.0 when it comes out (free update)

Having trouble deciding between our swatch extensions?
Check out comparison chart to decide which features are right for you!
Auto Swatches | Auto Swatches Plus | Pre-Select Colors Plus Swatches

Please check out this video showcasing some of the functionality of the extension. View it here - http://youtu.be/yc9MNuZkYNE

Why Our Extension?

  • We are one of the very first and original swatch extensions for Magento! 3+ years of continued development, so you know our extension is fine tuned and ready for your store!
  • No Ion Cube needed! Code is NOT encrypted and completely editable!
  • We can customize the extension to fit your needs if you need features that are not already in the extensive feature set!
  • See the full feature set below!

Description

Have you ever wished you could display all the available colors of a product in a search result or category listing? Do you like how some websites make it easy for their customers to see all the colors but when you click on a color it links you to the configurable and selects the color automatically for the customer?

With this extension this is now possible! Create a configurable product, set the child simple products to visible, and this module links the simple products to the configurable and pre-selects the color attribute and changes the images to that color!

You can also use this module if you have always wanted color swatches that will change the product image and more view images to match the color selected! Just upload all images to the parent product and easily set the options there. Don't bother making color swatches, because this module will make them for you! And if you need custom colors, you can also upload your custom patterns and swatches in the easy to use swatches panel where you can upload, edit and view your swatches.

This module makes it much easier for the customer to see what they are getting, which in turn creates more sales! Your customers will love this!

Features

  • If set to visible, when the child product is clicked it will link to the parent configurable and automatically pre-select the swatch attributes of the simple product and change the images on the configurable product to the image of the simple.
  • See all available color options in category and search listings!
  • See all available swatch options for a configurable product in category and search listings and change images based on swatch selection right from the category and search listings!
  • If swatch is selected on category page, the selected swatch and matching product image will be automatically selected when click through to the product page.
  • Sort by visual swatch images instead of text!
  • Automatically preselect swatches and change product images to layered navigation selection on category and search pages!
  • Option to select which swatch attributes you want shown on category and search listings.
  • Ability to have unlimited swatch attributes!
  • If an option is not available for purchase, swatch is disabled but still visible!
  • Automatically creates swatch based on color name or HEX value if there is no custom swatch uploaded.
  • Easy to use swatch panel to upload your own swatches for patterns or mixed colors and edit and view swatches.
  • Switches image based on which swatch is selected.
  • Built-in Zoom function with many options (can be disabled).
  • Changes more views to display images from just that option of product.
  • Upload all images to configurable product and then set options from image tab.
  • Option to set the size of swatch to whatever size you want for each swatch attribute.
  • Setup for easy translation, includes EN language pack.
  • Swatches are cached until product is saved again, or manually refreshed. Speeds up performance!
  • Does not modify any core files.
  • Free superior support and free updates.

Live Demo

  • Frontend: http://preselectswatches.cjmcreativedesigns.com/products.html
  • Backend: http://preselectswatches.cjmcreativedesigns.com/admin User: test Pass: test123

  • Why Buy From Us?

    With Magento getting bigger and bigger everyday, we know that you have a choice when it comes to purchasing extensions to customize your store. We would like you to hear us out on why we think that we would make a great team!

    • Free support! That's right, we will help you out should a problem come up. And we think our support is great, and so do our customers! See for yourself in the reviews.
    • Located in the USA! We are a small business located right here in the USA, Michigan to be exact.
    • We are experienced in what we do. You can trust that our extensions have been rigorously tested to ensure that they will function great on your store. Sure, there might be hiccups along the way due to custom themes, but we have made our extensions to be as transparent as possible. Meaning, no core files have been modified and there will be minimum invasion on your theme. And we are always here to help, if needed!
    • We continually are updating our extensions to make them better. We will never be one of those companies who have 100's of extensions. We are much more into making what we have better and stay knowledgable with what we have. So you can be confident that new features will always be added, and yes, you can update for free!
    • We like to customize! So you love our extension, but really need it to do something specific to your store? Well, we you can hire us to do such a thing at a very reasonable rate! We will also take on most Magento related jobs that you can think of. Shoot us an email and let us know what you need!
    • We are designers. So expect everything to not only work great, but look great!

    Please feel free to email us or hit us up on our live chat on our site, even if it is just to say hi! We love meeting new people and we love hearing about your ideas, don't be shy.

    Release Notes

    Maintenance Release

    2010-11-08 23:52:52
    • Version number: 3.2.2
    • Stability: Stable
    • Compatibility: 1.4, 1.4.1.1, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6
    Small bug fixes.
    Reviews

    About the Developer

    This extension was developed by and is supported by chadjmorgan

    Pre-Select Colors Plus Swatches 4.1 5 71 71
    DO NOT BUY THIS EXTENSION I paid for this extension to be installed from Chad. He never installed the theme. After 4 e-mails to him with no response, I filed a claim with Paypal. Within 5 minutes of the claim, he sent me a Credit Memo but then never refunded my purchase. No communication and terrible extension. DO NOT WASTE YOUR TIME WITH THIS EXTENSION. August 15, 2014
    Working Perfect! We bought this extension in 2013 and installed to a project. After 3 months we bought the unlimited domains license and applied to all projects. CJM Supports works like a charm! Thank you guys. July 17, 2014
    Great extension. Much better than the other color swatches Extremely fast when you click on the color swatches of a configurable product. The simple product's image load in an instant, which is not present with the other color swatch extensions. Go for it! June 25, 2014
    Installation Successful Fast installation. Anwsered all my replies and doubts as well. I recomend him to use the extension. Very help ful June 16, 2014
    Good extension & support Installed fine on a custom theme, very easy to use and very quick support (even months after purchase) May 21, 2014
    Good extension, even better support. Due to the complexity of this extension it doesn't always works out of the box. Luckily there is always a developer who can help you out as a service or for complex matters you can buy the extra installation service for only $25,- Extension it self works great! May 12, 2014
    Good extension, great support! I use this extension with a custom theme. At first there were some issues with the Cloudzoom and Lightbox functions of my theme. But after purchasing installation services (for only 25 USD extra) Chad managed to seamlessly integrate the extension in my store. His support was very fast and professional. Usually he responded within 24 hours. I do recommend this extension and developer! April 4, 2014
    Extension not working, no documentation, no reply on e-mails In the demo, this extension is great and for me one of the most useful at all. But we cannot get it work and are waiting for the developer´s reply on our e-mails for over a week. We will wait one more week for a reply. After that, we will open a dispute in PayPal to get our money back. March 10, 2014
    A must if you have a visual configurable product! Our product is extremely visual and this extension saved us days of custom programming. We had a minor compatibility issue with our theme but the developer responded very fast. Thanks again! February 6, 2014
    Must have! Great extension and awesome support to get it installed, Thank You! January 24, 2014
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    Hi

    I am new to use this extension. I want to have some extra colors for products.
    Can anyone please tell me how to add more colors.

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    Go to admin panel ==> catalog ==>attributes ==>manage attributes.

    Find colors attribute from here, click on it, then go to manage labels/options. Under
    Manage Options (values of your attribute)
    , press add and add more colors.
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    Hello!

    Yes it is, please contact support if you need help with this
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    "Base Image For" and "More View Image For" drop down list is disabled, Why?
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    Hello, Sorry you are having troubles. Please contact support and we will help you with this
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    Hello Guys I have buyed your extension but I have a problem with site layout. Infact, after put files in my personal root, the layout of my site is broken. I try to delete all files and now it works again.
    Why?
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    Hello!

    Sorry you are having problems, please contact support and we will get this fixed for you!
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    How can I change the color picker to match the color shade I want?
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    Hello! Please contact support so we can better help you
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    hi, Just want to ask if the Extension can add multiple, additional attributes? like Length, height, quality etc? as additional selections on each product...

    That's what just holding me in buying the product.
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    Hello,

    Yes, you can use any configurable attribute(s) as swatches
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    We changed theme for our website.We need some help for colorselectorplus extension.Theme already having prozoom functionality by default.So its conflict with colorselctor zoom functionality.We like the prozoom extension extension zoom and colorselectorplus extension color change functionality.So we need prozoom extension zoom along with colorselector plus extension functionality.Is possible to make the extension work like this?

    For Example:

    http://www.rucomfybeanbags.ie/toddler-armchair-beanbag.html

    check this link.If we change the color in drop down,it will the change color of main image.

    Currently the colorselector functionality is not working in responsive theme because of the prozoom extension.Check the below url

    http://dev.rucomfybeanbags.co.uk/rucomfyireland/all-beanbags-ireland/real-leather-jumbo-flob-a-dob-bean-bags.html

    Requirement:

    We need prozoom functionality with colrselectorplus extension functionality.
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    Hello,

    Please contact support for any support questions / concerns you may have
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    Hey Chad,

    I've now created the test product at last; sorry for the delay, I had to learn the basics of Magento to do it. As you've already done the install, can you now complete your checks today and restore the template back to how it was? Please also see separate email I sent you. Many thanks
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    I have purchase this extension. and its working fine. By i want when Color Swatch come up, its first attribute must be selected by default, like when we have only one color swatch.

    Looking forward to get reply.
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    Hello,

    We are seriously considering getting this extension to work with Ultimo Theme, but got scared with a reviews that says there needs to be some custom development to make it work. Is that so? If not, would you offer support if anything happened?

    Also, is the look something we can customize?

    Thanks in advanced for your help.
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