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Refine your search results by category / group.

After searching for products by keyword, you can now narrow down the search results by category / group.
Also, if you use refined search, the search target will expand to the "Name", "Model #", "GTIN", "Image title", "Description" (required fields only), "Item specifications" fields on the "Add item" / "Edit Existing Item Information" page.

To use refined search, set [Search using Filters] to [Enable] in the "Product Search Settings" field of "Design > Item list".
If you set "Filters on the Side Menu" to "Put the Filters at the Top of the Side Menu", you can display the refined search menu on the side menu.

The shopping cart has been updated.

In the event that you are using conversion tracking via Google Analytics, it is necessary to change the web address of your target page.
See below for details.

Notification regarding shopping cart update and system maintenance

Thank you for using Ochanoko.net.

To all Ochanoko.net account holders, regarding updates to the shopping cart function,
system maintenance will take place during the specified period listed below.

During this time, the shop and user management screen provided by ochanoko.net will be unavailable.
Thank you for your understanding, and we apologize for the inconvenience.

[Maintenance schedule]

October 27th, 2020, approx. 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m. (Japan Standard Time)

*Starting and completion time of maintenance may differ depending on working conditions.
*Attempting to access the shop or user management screen during this period will bring up a maintenance screen.
Major shopping cart updates
The number of steps involved in using the cart will be reduced by one, from five steps to four.

Cart web addresses will change as listed below:

 -> (shopURL)/cart
Step 1: Customer -> (shopURL)/cart/customer
Step 2: Shipping / Payment -> (shopURL)/cart/shipping
Step 3: Confirm -> (shopURL)/cart/confirm
Step 4: Complete -> (shopURL)/cart/complete

In the event that you are using conversion tracking via Google Analytics, following the update,
please designate (shopURL)/cart/complete as your target page.


The first step shortening in shopping cart has been released.

We have received many requests to shorten the steps in the shopping cart of Ochanoko Net, and we are currently renovating the system.

As the first step, the [STEP 1: Customer] screen has been skipped.
You can skip it only if you are already registered as a member and you want to purchase after logging in.

We will continue to improve the system to shorten cart steps.
After the renovation, there will be four steps from the current five steps.
I will let you know the details as soon as the system is ready for renovation.

Request for Password Reset Due to Policy Changes

Thank you for using Ochanoko.net.

In the interest of strengthening security, we have changed our password policy regarding the Shop manager login password.

If your current password does not meet the criteria listed below, please update your password by visiting [Basic Settings] → [Profile Information]

* Updated Password Policy


* Please enter 8-32 characters in a combination of three of the following: numbers, symbols, and capital and lowercase letters.

* Available symbols: !#$%&()*+,-./:;<=>?@[]^_`{|}~


If you fail to update your password in accordance with the new policy, after 1 March you will be redirected to a password reset page when accessing your Shop manager.

Additionally, be aware that until your password is updated, access to other pages will be limited.

* For sub-administrator use

Regarding sub-administrator passwords, in the event that standards under the new password policy are not met, please change your password by visiting the following:
[Basic Settings] → [Sub-administrators]

(Warning 1) For sub-administrator passwords that fail to satisfy the updated policy, you will be redirected after March 1 to a password reset page when accessing your Shop manager.
(It will still be possible to access other screens)
(Warning 1)
From today (30 January) to 29 February, cases in which sub-administrator login is not possible will also occur.
We apologize for the inconvenience, but Shop managers will be under maintenance to enhance security from unauthorized access.

Thank you for your understanding. Please update your settings on or before 29 February.

View Your Login History From the Shop Manager

It is now possible to past login history, password changes, and email address changes from the Shop manager.
Go to [Basic Settings] → [Security History]

New function: Cookie use policy agreement settings

Cookie use policy agreement settings have been released. Adjust settings by moving from [Basic Settings] to the [Cookie use policy agreement settings] page. Please use in accordance with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) or similar guidelines.

About stopping the CatchAll function of the mail servers

From Wednesday, October 23, 2019 (JST/UTC+9), we will stop the function of CatchAll in the mail servers of Ochanoko-net.

CatchAll is a function that forwards email for non-existing mail accounts to a specific email account.
This function is mainly used to receive email sent to wrong addresses without malicious intent, but at the same time, you will receive junk emails sent to wrong addresses.

In fact, there are many cases where CatchAll is set unintentionally and a large amount of junk email is received, or the forwarding email account is filled with junk email and other email cannot be received, and this is one of the reasons for the load on the mail servers.
For this reason, we have always recommended that you not use CatchAll, but we have decided to disable CatchAll.

As of Wednesday, October 23, 2019 (JST/UTC+9), all CatchAll settings currently set will be disabled.
From this point on, email addressed to a nonexistent mail account results in an error message being returned to the sender.
The CatchAll setting on the email address creation screen is also hidden and cannot be changed.

If you are currently receiving email using CatchAll, you will not be able to receive it, so create an individual email account and use it to receive it.
Please understand that this is a measure to realize a comfortable usage environment.

Optional upgrades are now available for our newsletter service.

The standard sending rate for our newsletter service is 100,000 recipients, but with new optional upgrades it is possible to send to a maximum of 500,000 recipients per month.
Upgrade packages can be viewed here. To apply, access the shop manager and go to [Basic Settings], then move to the [Subscription Details] page and click [Change Plan].

WebPush notifications have been enabled.

WebPush notifications have been enabled as a function of your browser.
Confirm permission when accessing the Shop manager for the first time. Upon confirming permission, notifications of orders, etc. will be displayed even when the browser is closed.
To enable/disable notifications, access [Basic settings] in the Store manager, and choose [Notification settings]. Click ON/OFF in the box.