The FacetItem is used by the Search view and (Amazon-style) drill-down version of the Category Viewer view to customers. This article will help you understand what's available to you in the view model.
The following pre-requisites will be necessary to accomplish the goals of this article:
- General understanding of template engines
- Familiarity with template languages
- Familiarity with ASP.NET MVC Razor
There are no tasks needed to get started with understanding this object.
The FacetItem object will contain all of the details of a single instance of a product in your Hotcakes Commerce store.
The following table gives you details on the various members of the FacetItem object. The descriptions are based on default functionality and the default Viewset included with Hotcakes.
|Count||Integer||This property reflects the total number of child facet items for the current facet item.|
|Id||String||This is the unique identifier for the current facet item.|
This is the localized name of the current facet item.
|ParentId||String||If this facet item has a parent, it's parent ID will be in this property.|
If this facet item has a parent, this property will contain the localized name of the parent facet item.