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This guide describes the Theme settings > Breadcrumbs menu options.

Use the menu options to set how breadcrumbs are displayed throughout your store. Breadcrumbs indicate the store page that a visitor is currently on. Refer to Shopify help: Show breadcrumb navigation.

An example store's product page with the Theme setting's Breadcrumbs menu open in Theme editor.

The previous image shows a store's product page. In the upper left, part of Theme editor's Theme settings > Breadcrumbs menu is displayed. The menu's Text alignment option is set to Right. In the upper right, this setting option aligns the breadcrumb text to the right side of the page.

For general guidance with adjusting a theme setting, refer to Settings overview and Shopify help: Theme settings.

Set up breadcrumbs

To set up breadcrumbs:

  1. In Theme editor, go to Theme settings > Breadcrumbs.

    Theme editor's Breadcrumbs Theme settings menu.

  2. Select a setting described in the following table.

Setting nameDescription
Enable breadcrumbsSelect the Enable breadcrumbs checkbox to turn on/off breadcrumbs for your store.
Link separatorUse the Link separator setting to specify the type of symbol that's used as a separator between breadcrumb items. The options are: Slash, Hyphen, Emdash, Dot, and Bullet.
Text alignmentUse the Text alignment options to align the breadcrumb text to the Left, Center or Right.