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Filter product widget and ShopByFilterGroupViewModel

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  1. Daniel Plomp
    Daniel Plomp avatar
    952 posts
    18 Feb 2004
    25 Feb 2013
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    Hi team,

    I see that the items that are rendered within the Filter product widget are based on the ShopByFilterGroupViewModel. Is there any way to have influence or manipulate the data inside that ViewModel?

    I don't like the 'by ...' prefix for the Group Title of the filters. How can I get rid of them?

    A quick and dirty solution would be this:

    if (e.Item.ItemType == ListItemType.Item || e.Item.ItemType == ListItemType.AlternatingItem) {
       var data = e.Item.DataItem as ShopByFilterGroupViewModel;
       data.GroupTitle = data.GroupTitle.Substring(3);

    But it isn't very nice. Can't I configure the behavior somewhere?

    Kind regards,

  2. Venkata Koppaka
    Venkata Koppaka avatar
    67 posts
    24 Sep 2012
    25 Feb 2013
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    Hi Daniel,

    Yes, each of the filter group titles are resources strings. You can change them in Administration -> Interface Labels & Messages.
    Below are the resource keys you would need to change in CatalogResources

    1. ByProductTypeFilterTitle
    2. ByPriceFilterTitle
    3. ByDepartmentFilterTitle
    4. ByTagFilterTitle
    5. ByClassificationFilterTitle

    Let us know if you have any questions.

    Kind regards,
    Venkata Koppaka
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