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Availability Groups allow you to control what categories and products your customers see in your store, based on their membership in a group. For example, you could use Availability Groups to offer different products or packaging to retail and wholesale customers.
The general process is:
When customers in that group visit your on-line store and sign in, they will see the categories and products that you selected.
Create a store category called "Bulk Produce" and two Availability Groups: "Retail", and "Wholesale". We'll add one customer to each group, but no categories or products yet. When a customer reaches your store they will be either:
If the category "Bulk Produce" is not assigned to any Availability Group it will be visible to everyone: members of any group, and customers who visit your store and are not signed in.
Now we'll add the Bulk Produce category to the Wholesale Availability Group.
Add the Bulk Produce category to both the Wholesale Availability Group and the Retail Availability Group.
1.1. Go to > Customers > Availability Groups tab.
1.2. In the Availability Groups screen, click Add Group .
1.3. Enter a name for the new group, such as "Wholesale"
1.4. Click Save .
After you create an Availability Group you can select it and add: