The Channels column in My Inventory will display various data.
The most common format is: 10 (5 templates)
- The first number represents the number of active listings that have been mapped to this SKU on this channel.
- The brackets, in this case (5 templates), will only be present if the stock item has been listed through Linnworks. The number shows the number of listing templates that are associated with that SKU.
To view these templates Right-click in the Template > Edit EBAY listing(s):
One common reason for this to be a large number is for CBT listings through eBay, where the same product is listed in multiple languages, with each listing being independently from each other through country-specific configurators.
If there are no brackets - linking was done in the mapping screen:
Shows that there is linking between listing and Linnworks SKU but you cannot do any changes to it as you can do them only through templates.
If you will follow same steps:
Right-click in the Template > Edit EBAY listing(s)it will show a template where it will be not possible to edit anything but the price:
Right-click in the Template > Edit Amazon listing(s)it will show a template where it will be not possible to edit anything but price and basic attributes:
In this case, template can be added with Extract tool (if required).
Cells in the Channels column may also have a background color:
|There are errors with one or more templates|
|One or more templates are currently updating|
In order to view what errors have been encountered with a template. Right-click the cell > Edit Channel listing(s).
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