Introduced in Feature Pack 2

Customizing catalog filters

You can customize catalog filters to suit the business needs of your site. For example, you can create a new condition or action for business users to add to price rules. Customization is supported for user interface in the Catalog Filter and Pricing tool, and for the catalog filter services.

What you need to know before you start

To customize catalog filters, you should be able to use WebSphere Commerce Developer and you should know the following programming languages:

  • The Java programming language
  • The OpenLaszlo programming language
  • The XML programming language

What you need to do before you start

You must have WebSphere Commerce Version 7 Feature Pack 2 installed. In addition, the WebSphere Commerce server must be configured to support catalog filters.


When you have the required skills and knowledge, and you are ready to customize catalog filters the following instructions are available to you: