General product settings allow you to edit your product’s image, name, SKU, description, weight, price, stock, and category. To add or edit the general product settings, go to your store Control Panel → Catalog → Products and open the product you want to edit. Below is a list of options you can edit.
In the General tab, edit the name and SKU.
If your product needs to be shipped, check the Requires shipping or pickup box and enter the product’s weight. This is necessary for calculating the correct shipping rates:
You can add or edit the description of your product in the Description field:
Below the description field there is a block for assigning the product to a category. Click Change categories to select the categories for this product:
Select the categories for the product and click Ok:
In the right panel, you can edit the price and quantity in stock. The arrow to the right of the price shows the Compare to price and the Bulk discount settings:
Use the stock control section to specify the number of products in stock and set up low stock notifications:
Preview the product to make sure everything looks right before you complete your edits: