So you are in this situation when you have to import several product images, but you hate to copy rows?
Here’s how you import several images per Product as one row – by separating image URLs with ; (semicolon).
Step 1: Prepare Import File With Several Product Images
Prepare your import file, where you have one row per Product, and put all your images in the same “Image Src” column, delimited by ; (semicolon).
https://i.com/image-1.jpg ; https://i.com/image-2.jpg
To change images for a Product in this way, you need at minimum the following columns in your import file:
- ID (or Handle)
- Image Src
Step 2: Import That Excel File With Images
Import that with Bulk Import Export Update with Excel app.
Step 3: View Imported Images
Good To Know
- You can have up to 250 images per Product.
- You can add, replace and update images for products the same way.
- You can combine both image import methods – have them as several rows, and split by ; (semicolon) in the same cell. As visible in the example image with Product “Jumping Dog”.
- Remember to give name for sheet “Products”, so that it knows which sheet contains Products import.
- You can update many Product fields at once with the same import file – just put them as additional columns.
Where To Go From Here?
- Install the Bulk Import Export Update with Excel app from Shopify AppStore and try bulk update for Free on your own store.
- If you want to know more about this app, look the How it works? tutorial and video.
- Read the detailed Field Descriptions.
- Read how to bulk import images if you have them on your computer.
- If you are not sure how to prepare the import file, ask our Support, we will teach you, or do that for you.