Learn how to resolve common errors when editing your Shopify theme.
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Support for themes
Before customizing your theme, make sure that you understand what level of support is available.
If you use a free theme from Shopify, we can help if you have trouble with supported customizations. Supported customizations include all tutorials in the Shopify Help Center that do not have the warning message shown in the Unsupported customizations section below. You can chat, email, or call us any time.
Unsupported customizations are outside the scope of our support service. This means that we’re not able to help you if you run into problems. All unsupported customizations include the following warning message:
If you are having trouble with an unsupported customization, then consider hiring a Shopify Expert. There’s also a growing community on our forums. You’ll often find friendly and helpful advice there.
Themes not supported by Shopify
If you buy a third-party theme, then you need to obtain support for any customizations to the theme from the developer of that theme. Each theme developer offers a different level of support. To find out what kind of support is available for your theme:
- Go to your Themes page in the admin.
- Click the Customize button.
Click the Theme settings tab near the top of the toolbar on the left:
Click Read documentation or Support: