This guide describes setting up the Products slideshow section.
Use the section to display product images (tiles) for a selection of products, arranged in a slideshow layout.
The previous image shows a Products slideshow section on a store's Homepage. In the upper left, part of the Theme editor section menu is displayed. In the menu, the Auto-rotate slides checkbox is set to
on. With this checkbox option enabled, the series of slides in the slideshow are progressed automatically. Note the slideshow play/pause button in the lower right area of the section.
Set up a Products slideshow section
To set up a Products slideshow section:
Go to Customize theme.
At the top of the page, use the dropdown to select a template that contains a Products slideshow section.
The section can be added into any page, except Checkout and Giftcard pages. To add the section into the current page, select Add section > Products slideshow. Refer to Shopify help: Add a section.
From the side menu, select Products slideshow.
Select a setting described in the following table.
|Heading||In the Heading box, enter text to display as title text (heading) inside the section.|
|Heading > Insert dynamic source||To display heading text from a dynamic source, select the Insert dynamic source icon beside the Heading box, and then choose a metafield to add. Refer to Shopify help: Metafields.|
|Products||Use the following Products selector options to set up a product inside the section.|
|Products > Connect dynamic source||To display a product from a dynamic source, select the Connect dynamic source icon beside the Products box, and then choose a metafield to add. Refer to Shopify help: Metafields.|
|Layout > Section height||Use the Section height dropdown to set a height for the section. The options are: 60% screen height, 80% screen height, Full screen (height) or Adaptive full screen. The Adaptive full screen option accounts for the size of the Header and Hero sections to calculate the height of the section.|
|Layout > Max width of slides on desktop||Adjust the slider Max width of slides on desktop to set a maximum width for slides inside the section. This setting applies to desktop display devices. The default is set to |
|Labels > Show titles||Select the Show titles checkbox to turn on/off title labels for slides inside the section. With this option enabled, a label containing a product's title (name) overlays each slide inside the section.|
|Labels > Show prices||Select the Show prices checkbox to turn on/off price labels for slides inside the section. With this option enabled, a label containing a product's price overlays each slide inside the section.|
|Labels > Display||Use the Display dropdown to set how labels for slides are displayed inside the section. The options are Slideshow footer, Text overlay on hover, and Follow mouse on hover.|
|Labels > Display > Theme settings (link)||Follow the Theme settings link to access your store's Theme settings > Overlay labels menu in Theme editor. Use the menu to configure Exhibit's Overlay labels feature. Refer to Overlay labels.|
|Labels > Always show labels on mobile||Select the checkbox Always show labels on mobile to always show/hide labels inside the section on mobile display devices.|
|Controls > Show current index and total slides||Select the checkbox Show current index and total slides to show/hide pagination for the section's slideshow. Enable this setting to display the index number of the current slide, and the total number of slides, in the section's slideshow.|
|Autoplay > Auto-rotate slides||Select the Auto-rotate slides checkbox to turn on/off automatic slideshow mode. With this option set to |
Enabling this option adds a slideshow play/pause button, between the next/previous slide icons inside the section, and disables dragging between slides.
|Autoplay > Change slides every||Adjust the Change slides every slider to set a time for transitioning to the next/previous slide automatically. The slider ranges from |
|Product tiles > Quick view||Use the Quick view dropdown to set how Exhibit's Quick view feature is displayed inside the section. The options are Disabled (off), Enabled on Desktop, and Enabled on Mobile and Desktop.|
Use the Quick view feature to provide store visitors with quick access to a collection's products from inside the section. Refer to Quick view.
|Color > Color scheme||Use the Change dropdown to set the section's color scheme to Scheme 1 or Scheme 2. Select Edit to configure the current color scheme. Refer to Colors.|
|Color > Theme settings (link)||Follow the Theme settings link to access the Theme settings > Colors menu in Theme editor. Use the Colors menu to set how colors are displayed throughout your store.|
|Theme settings||Select Theme settings to access additional settings for the section. Refer to Section theme settings menu.|
|Custom CSS||Select Custom CSS. In the box, enter custom CSS styles to apply only to the current section. Refer to Shopify help: Add custom CSS. To apply custom styles to your entire online store, refer to Theme settings > Custom CSS.|
|Remove section||Select Remove section to delete the section from the current page.|