Checkbox Field

Overview

The checkbox field is used for true or false statements. The field either reads true, false or no value. This comes in handy when you have a lot of products that need sorting (ie. clothes being machine washable or not. Packaging recyclable/not recyclable, etc.). 

Tip: See also, Basic Field Settings.

Default Display

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Field Creation Form 

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Content Entry Form

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The field operates as such:

Checked: TRUE   |   Unchecked: FALSE   |   Nothing: Field not Displayed.

Default Liquid Code

The Edit Code section allows a user to edit how a field prints or functions. The default code for this type of field is found below. 

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For more information about code customization and the code editor itself, visit our Guide to the Snippet Editor.

Additional Resources & Documentation

Shopify: Liquid Template Language Documentation - Shopify Documentation on advanced liquid theme coding for Shopify developers.

Custom Fields: Displaying Text Based on a Checkbox Value - This Custom Fields article goes in depth on how to use Checkboxes as a way of quickly displaying TRUE or FALSE statements.

Custom Fields: Theming Examples & Tutorials - The Custom Fields tutorials section for more advanced articles for theme coders and designers!