What does this error mean?

Variations Specifics and Item Specifics entered for a Multi-SKU item should be different. Variation Specifics provided does not match with the variation specifics of the variations on the item. Missing name in the variation specifics or variation specifics set.

This is a direct message from eBay for variation listings. It means the main listing and the variations use the same Item Specific.

How do I fix this error?

You'll need to

  • find which Item Specific appears in Product Details and the variations.

  • Then remove the Item Specific from Product Details.

For example, the Item Specific "Color" is used for variation specifics:

To fix the error, navigate to the Product Details tab, then remove the value for "Color." This will detach the Item Specific from the Parent.

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