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additional product category

Thread began 1/27/2011 10:03 pm by turk361661 | Last modified 1/31/2011 10:15 am by turk361661 | 2315 views | 4 replies


additional product category

I have product that has the following parameters:
It must belong to 1 of 5 categories either ABCD or E.
It may also belong to a sub category of F or G or none.

I'm using DataAssist Wizard to create the Admin pages. When the user clicks on Insert product page I want them to be able to Insert a new product, select a category (ABCD or E) and then select a subcategory (F or G or none).

Should I create an additional table in the ecommerce database similar to "productcategories" and call it productSUBcategories?
Or would the "productoptions" table be better at handling this structure/releationship.
Can you please advise or offer any insight? If you have any tutorials/examples using the ecommerce database that might be helpful too.


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