Create Downloadable Products in Magento2

A downloadable product can be anything that can be delivered as a file, such as an ebook, music, video, software application or update. You can also use a downloadable product to provide an electronic version of your product catalog.

To create Downloadable Product follow below steps:

Step 1: Login to admin panel and go to Catalog -> Products.

Step 2: Go to  Add Product & Select Downloadable Product.

  1. Select Attribute set.
  2. Enter the Product Name.
  3. Enter the SKU or you can use the default SKU that is based on the Product Name.
  4. Enter the product Price.

Step 3: Complete the Remaining Product Details, Such as:

  • Tax Class
  • Quantity
  • Stock Status
  • Categories
  • Visibility
  • Set Product as New From
  • Is Featured
    • Yes
    • No
  • Country of Manufacture
  • Content
    • Description of the product & Short Description
  • Upload Images & Videos of the Product
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Related Products, Up-Sells, and Cross-Sells
  • Customizable Options
  • Design
  • Schedule Design Update
  • Shipping
  • Gift Options

Step 4: Complete the downloadable information.

  • Complete the links.
  • Complete the samples.

Step 5: After completing all the required field click on Save.

Things to remember

  • Downloadable products can be uploaded to the server or linked from another server on the Internet.
  • Customers who purchase a downloadable product may be asked to log in before making the payment.
  • You can set the number of times a customer can download a product.
  • The delivery of a downloadable product can be made when the order is in the Pending or Invoiced state.