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Add “Cost” Field to Product “Quick Edit”

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Managing product costs efficiently is essential for any WooCommerce store owner. With the Cost of Goods plugin by WPFactory, you can streamline the process by adding a “Cost” field to the product “Quick Edit” option. In this article, we will guide you on how to enable this feature to enhance your cost management.

 Enabling the “Cost” Field in Quick Edit

To add the Cost field to the product “Quick Edit feature, follow these simple steps:

1. Access Your WordPress Dashboard: Log in to your WordPress admin panel.

2. Navigate to WooCommerce Settings: Go to “WooCommerce” find the “Cost of Goods” tab and click on it to access the plugin’s settings.

3. Cost of Goods Tab: In the WooCommerce Settings,

4. Product SubTab: Within the “Cost of Goods” settings, you will find various subtabs related to the plugin’s functionalities.

5. Quick and Bulk Edit: Locate the Quick and Bulk Edit subtab. Click on it to access the options related to quick editing.

6. Enable the “Cost” Field: In the “Quick and Bulk Edit” options, find the “Cost Field” option. Check the box next to it to enable the “Cost” field for quick editing.

7. Save Changes: Be sure to save your changes by clicking the Save Changes button at the bottom of the page.

Using the Cost Field in Quick Edit

Once you’ve enabled the “Cost” field in quick edit, you can start utilizing this feature to efficiently manage your product costs:

1. Access Product List: Navigate to the product list in your WooCommerce admin panel.

2. Quick Edit a Product: Hover over the product you want to edit, and you will see the “Quick Edit” option.

3. Edit Cost: Click on Quick Edit,” and you will now find the Cost field available for editing. Enter or update the cost of goods for the product directly in this field.

4. Save Changes: After making your adjustments, click the Update button to save your changes quickly.

Simplify Cost Management

Adding the Cost field to the product Quick Edit feature provides you with a convenient way to manage product costs on the fly. Whether you need to update costs for multiple products or make quick adjustments, this feature saves you time and ensures accuracy.

By following the steps outlined in this article, you can leverage the Cost of Goods plugin by WPFactory to enhance your cost management capabilities within your WooCommerce store.


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