Customization

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Product Reviews is very customizable and offers many options for how you'd like your form or reviews to be displayed.

Customize star icon color

Product Reviews makes it easy to change the color of the star icons without using CSS.

To change the color of the star icons:

  1. Go to the Product Reviews Settings page.

  2. Scroll to the Star icon color sections:

    Star icon color

  3. Click the Custom color radio button.

  4. Click on the field that appears.

  5. Choose a color using the color picker, or paste a hexidecimal color into the field:

    Color picker

  6. Click Save.

Customize borders, dividers and padding

It's easy to change the color of the borders and dividers as well as the amount of padding around the review listing.

To change the color of borders or dividers:

  1. Go to the Product Reviews Settings page.

  2. Scroll to the Review listing layout section:

    Review listing layout

  3. Click the Border color or Divider color fields.

  4. Choose a color using the color picker, or paste a hexidecimal color into the field:

    Color picker 2

  5. Click Save.

To change the review listing padding:

  1. Go to the Product Reviews Settings page.

  2. Scroll to the Review listing layout section:

    Review listing layout padding

  3. In the Padding field, enter the amount of padding you'd like in pixels.

    Did you know?

    You can remove the outside border by entering "0".

  4. Click Save.

Show or hide the review listing or review form

Product Reviews allows you to show or hide the review form or your review listing by default.

To show or hide the review form or reviews:

  1. Go to the Product Reviews Settings page.

  2. Scroll to the Review listing layout or Review form layout sections:

    Review listing layout

  3. Click the Show reviews on load or Show new review form on load checkboxes.

  4. Click Save.

Customize text

Most of the text that Product Reviews displays on your theme is customizable. This allows you to do things like translate Product Reviews to a specific language to match the rest of your storefront.

To customize text:

  1. Go to the Product Reviews Settings page.

  2. Scroll to the Review listing text or Review form text sections:

    Review listing text

  3. Change the text in each field.

  4. Click Save.

Make form fields required, optional, or hidden

You can change whether the Name, Email, and Location fields appear as required, optional, or hidden when a customer goes to submit a new review.

The available options are as follows:

  • Required - This field must be filled for a review to be submitted.
  • Optional - This field can be left blank or submitted with a value.
  • Hidden - This field is not displayed.

To change how form fields are displayed:

  1. Go to the Product Reviews Settings page.

  2. Scroll to the Review form text section:

    Review form text

  3. Change the Type in the dropdown menu on the far right of Author's name, Author's email, or Author's location:

    Type

  4. Click Save.

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