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Welcome to the Exhibit theme user documentation.

How to use Exhibit documentation

User guides are arranged in the categories described in the following table. For guidance with using Exhibit, follow the links in the table or select a user guide from the left side menu.

Category nameDescription
Introduction (the current page)An overview of Exhibit's user documentation, and how to install Exhibit.
GuidesLearn how to implement Exhibit's unique features.
SettingsHow to use Exhibit's Theme settings options.
SectionsLearn how to customize sections of your store.
Demo storesSet up your store to match the appearance of our Demo stores.
Advanced customizationsGuides for expert users about using advanced theming techniques.
FeedbackUse our Request a feature form to submit your request for a new theme feature.
UpdatesLearn how to Update to the latest version of Exhibit, and access the Changelog for a list of changes we've implemented for Exhibit.

Install Exhibit

To install Exhibit, complete the following steps.

  1. In your store's Shopify admin, locate the area Sales channels > Online store > Themes > Theme library.

  2. From the Add theme dropdown, select Visit Theme store to open the Shopify Theme store.

    Shopify admin's Add theme dropdown.

  3. In the Search field, enter Exhibit as the search term.

    Shopify Theme store's search field.

  4. Select Exhibit from the search results.

    Shopify Theme store's search field.

  5. On the Exhibit theme details page, select Try theme.

    The Exhibit theme details page on Shopify Theme store.

  6. After Shopify adds Exhibit, confirm Exhibit is listed in the Theme library area of your store's Shopify admin. Refresh the page, if necessary.

  7. In the Exhibit Theme library pane, select an option described in the following table.


    ... refers to the ellipsis icon (three consecutive dots).

    * Indicates an option that's available only after you purchase Exhibit.

Option nameDescription
... > PreviewApply Exhibit theme to your store temporarily, to review its appearance.
... > Rename *Set a new name for an installed instance of Exhibit theme in your Theme library.
... > Duplicate *Install another instance of Exhibit theme in your Theme library.
... > Download theme file *Download a ZIP archive of Exhibit theme from your Theme library.
... > Edit code *Open the Code editor to modify the code for Exhibit theme. Refer to Shopify help: Theme editor.
... > Edit default theme content *Open the Language editor to change Exhibit' default placeholder text. Refer to Shopify help: Overview of the language editor.
... > RemoveDelete an instance of Exhibit from your Theme library.
BuyPurchase Exhibit.
Publish *Apply Exhibit theme to your store.
CustomizeAdjust Exhibit Theme settings and sections to customize your store.

The Exhibit theme pane in Shopify admin.

Good job! You've installed Exhibit successfully.