How to switch between your original and designed product pages

By default, your Online Store’s Product page will use Shopify Default Template. This article will guide you through the steps to replace it with the Product page you just created using GemPages and vice versa.

Replace The Shopify Default Template With The Designed Template

From the Dashboard


Step 1: Go to GemPages Dashboard > Product Pages, locate the Product page you would like to set as the default


Step 2: Click on the 3-dot icon to show more options. Next, select “Make Default

 


Step 3: A new window will appear, prompting you to confirm the action.

 


Click on the blue “Make Default” button to set this Product page template as the default one for your Online Store.


Otherwise, hit “Cancel” to abort.


From the Editor


Step 1: In Dashboard > Product Pages tab, select a Product page template, click “Edit” to enter the Editor.

 


Step 2: In the Editor, hit “Publish” after you’ve done editing your Product page.

 

Step 3: A new window will pop up. From here, you can see the green “Make Default” button right above the blue “Publish” button.

 


Step 4: Click on the “Make Default” button, a new window will appear prompting you to confirm the action.

 

Hit the “Make Default” button to set this Product page template as default.


Otherwise, hit “Cancel” to abort and go back to the first popup window.

 


Revert Back To Shopify Default Template


Follow these steps to revert back to your default Product page template on Shopify.

 

From the Dashboard

 

Step 1: Go to GemPages Dashboard > Product Pages and locate the Shopify Default Template page, which is always located at the top of your list.

 

Step 2: Select the “Back to Original” button, a new window will appear prompting you to confirm the action.

 

 

Step 3: Hit the blue “Back to Original” button to proceed with the action.

 


From the Editor


Step 1: From the Dashboard, select your default Product page template and enter the Editor.


Step 2: Click on the “Publish” button.

 

Step 3: Select “Discard Default” and a confirmation box will appear.

 

 

Step 4: Continue to hit “Yes” to confirm the action. This will remove the default status of this template and roll it back to your Shopify default template.

 

Hit “No” to abort and go back to the first Publish window popup.

 


For Uninstalled Users


If you are looking to remove all GemPages code from Shopify, check out the full instruction in this article.


The steps below will guide you to quickly revert just your Product page back to Shopify’s default template.


Step 1: Go to Shopify Admin > Online Store > Themes > Live theme > Actions > Edit Code.

 


Step 2: Search for the “product.liquid” file and open it.

 


Step 3: On the right-side editing panel, click on “Older versions” and select “Original” from the drop-down menu. Each version in this menu includes an exact timestamp of when it was created.

 

 


Step 4: Hit Save and exit out of Shopify’s theme editor.

 


And that’s it! Check out our full instructions on how to set default your Homepage and Collection page.

For any further questions, please contact our GemPages Support Team via email or live chat.


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