Rearranging products and categories in osCommerce
When you are working with your products and their categories in your store, you may come across a time when you need to reorganize the way they are listed. This is done by changing the Sort order setting. Below are instructions for changing the sort order for categories and products in your osCommerce store via the admin panel.
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2015-01-11 10:29 am
Ok, for the categories is easy, but how do you manage to sort the products? Because there you don't have the sort order input field.
2015-01-12 2:12 pm
Product ordering is set to be alphabetically by the product name. This is the default method and is hard coded into the index.php file. While it can be changed, it does require the modification of the core file. This is never advised as updates can simply reset the code to the original state. Still, if this is something you wish to attempt, the OsCommerce forums have some great instructions on how to do so. This option is very old (2008), so it may not work.
Note that this procedure was neither tested nor verified by us, nor do we condone any specific third party recommendation. It is simply linked as an option.