What are custom product options in Magento?

Custom options provides an simple way to offer a selection of product variations to your customer.

How to create custom options to products?

  • Go to Admin Panel, Select Catalog → Manage Products
  • In the product Information panel on the left, Select Custom options
  • Click the Add New Option button

Add a Title to be used as a label for product custom option.

  • Choose the Input Type for this field, such as Drop-down or Text
  • Add Is Required to “Yes” if the customer must make an entry in this field
  • To control the sequence of options, enter a number in the Sort Order field to determine the sequence of this option when listed with other options

Now, open product SATCO Test under “Apparel” in Magento front-end.
You should see something like: