To create a support ticket, start a search

Products Grid: Adding a field from a table outside the products table (editable)


- Store Commander version 2014-03-12
- SC Grids Editor Pro Add-on - version 1.0
- The field needs to exist in your database



We would like to add the field 'specific action'' store in ps_specific_action table (by default this table does not exist in Prestashop).

We will then be able to:

- use the filters in the grids to optimize the selection of products
- mass-edit this field using Store Commander's copy/paste option
- rapidly export the products grid with this field



To add the field to the list of available fields for your products grids, click on the add.png in the 'Add a field' panel and enter the following information:

What is the field ID?: specific action (should be exactly the name as it is in the database).


SC creates the field, you now need to populate the grid with:

Field name: specific action

Table: enter: special

Refresh combinations: keep 'no'

Type: multiple choice


Taking this example of table ps_specific_action includes the following fields:

id_specific_action, id_product, specific_action


In the Advanced Properties panel:

List of choices:


return array(0=>_l('Aucune'), 1=>_l('Colis fragile, emballer avec carton A1'), 2=>_l('Colis long, emballer avec carton B3'));


SQLSelectDataSelect :


return ' ,sact.specific_action ';


SQLSelectDataLeftJoin :


return " LEFT JOIN "._DB_PREFIX_."specific_action sact ON (sact.id_product= p.id_product)";


onAfterUpdateSQL :


if(isset($_POST["specific_action"])) {

$sql = "SELECT * FROM "._DB_PREFIX_."specific_action WHERE id_product=".(int)$idproduct;
$specific_action = (int)Tools::getValue('specific_action',0);
if (count($res))

   if ($specific_action)
   $sql = "UPDATE "._DB_PREFIX_."specific_action SET specific_action=".(int)$specific_action."  WHERE id_product=".(int)$idproduct;
   $sql = "DELETE FROM "._DB_PREFIX_."specific_action WHERE id_product=".(int)$idproduct;
   $sql = "INSERT INTO "._DB_PREFIX_."specific_action (id_product,specific_action) VALUES (".(int)$idproduct.",".(int)$specific_action.")";



Exit the editing window and add the field to your grids.