Configurable Product

A Configurable Product is displayed as a single Product with drop-down lists of options (Child Products) for each variation. Each option is a separate Simple Product.
We recommend you choose the Configurable Product type if you want to list your product as a Multi-Variational one. Compared with others, this Magento product type is more suitable for managing variations on eBay.
Let’s take a look at the example of such a product and how its variations are displayed:
  • In Magento Inventory settings
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  • In the list of Magento Products, where ID 2002 is a Parent Product, ID 1997 and ID 1996 are Child Products
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  • In the M2E Pro Listing
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M2E Pro allows you to provide eBay Catalog Identifiers for each variation of your Configurable Product. You can do it via the Manage Variations option within the Listing.
  • on eBay
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Find out how to calculate the price and quantity for your Configurable Product in these articles:

Configurable Product Listed as Simple

If the Ignore Variations option is enabled in Selling Policy, a Configurable Product will be listed as a Simple one, without variations.
In this case, the sum of all Child Products’ quantities and the price of the cheapest Child Product will be submitted to eBay.