File Attachments are uploaded leveraging the Additional Attributes file using the attribute type of attachment. The columns of the file are used in slightly different ways than is typical for the Additional Attributes template.
Additional Attributes Upload Template
The Additional Attributes Upload Template is also used for File Attachments.
Catalog Upload - File Attachments
Attribute Type = attachment
|Column||Description||Required||Max Length||Sample Value|
SKU is also supported
|This is the Suppliers Part Number for the Parent Product that has File Attachments available.
Use the part number your customer would search for
|attribute_type||This is the Type of attribute being uploaded.
Must be attachment for file attachment support.
|Yes||N/A||attachment ('pdf' is also supported|
|attribute_name||This is the Title of the Attachment that will be shown on the front-end.||Yes||N/A||Product Manual|
|attribute_value||This is the URL of the Attachment||Yes||N/A||www.apple.com/manual.pdf|
Use keyboard characters only. If a non-keyboard character is needed, use HTML encoding for it. For example: ® for registration mark.