FAQ

What is a metafield?
The Metafields object is an internal Shopify feature that provides users an extra space to store the additional data used in custom apps and themes. The Me...
Thu, 25 Mar, 2021 at 12:45 AM
How do I use the metafields for my benefit?
The metafields object may be used to store various additional data like product attributes / custom fields, media or PDF files URLs, custom inventory tracki...
Mon, 4 May, 2020 at 2:04 PM
How do I make import/export work faster? | Shopify API calls limits
All metafields-related operation are being carried via Shopify metafields API. Each Shopify plan has its own API calls limits.  Sadly, sometimes these limi...
Mon, 9 Nov, 2020 at 1:31 AM
Are the metafields used for SEO?
Yes. There are a couple of “system” metafields keys preserved by Shopify to store the meta (seo) description and title for the products, collections, pages ...
Mon, 4 May, 2020 at 2:14 PM
Some metafields are being displayed while other are ignored. How do I resolve the issue?
In this case you need to make sure that the all metafields meet the conditions set in your custom Liquid code snippet. In other words, the namespace and the...
Mon, 4 May, 2020 at 2:15 PM
Can I use Metafields Guru to edit the metafields created with another app?
Sure, you can edit or delete the metafields created by third-party apps (except the private ones)
Mon, 4 May, 2020 at 2:08 PM
I need to customize my theme or add a custom functionality. Can I hire you to do the job for me?
Unfortunately, we don’t provide this kind of service. However, you may want  to consider hiring a Shopify expert and delegate the job to this person. These ...
Mon, 4 May, 2020 at 2:17 PM
Will I lose my metafields if I uninstall the app?
No, uninstalling our app won’t remove the metafields (except Metafields Guru’s private ones).
Mon, 4 May, 2020 at 2:12 PM
I can't access the app, what should I do?
Don't worry, it's a common issue for the outdated browser versions since Shopify cares about both privacy and security, it has extremely low old t...
Thu, 19 Aug, 2021 at 4:02 PM
Will the I lose my metafields if I change the theme?
Changing the theme won’t remove the metafields, but this may affect the your shop’s storefront. Some themes feature the functionality to display the metafi...
Mon, 4 May, 2020 at 2:16 PM