Creating Multiple Stock Categories

Tally.ERP 9 allows you to create Stock Categories using single or multiple options.

To create Multiple Stock Categories,

Go to Gateway of Tally > Inventory Info. > Stock Categories > Create (under Multiple Stock Category)

The Multiple Stock Category Creation screen is displayed as shown.

A brief description of each field in the Multi Stock Category Creation screen is given below:

Under Category:

This field will display the List of Categories. You can select a category for which a multiple sub-category can be created.

If you select All Items in List of categories, selection of parent category Under column is possible during creation of sub-category.

If you select specific category in List of Categories, that category will get populated automatically whenever creation of sub-category and cursor skips Under column.

Name of the category

Specify the name of the Stock Category.


If you have select All Items in Under Category, you must specify a parent category in this column.

Buttons specific to Multi Stock Category screen:


Short Cut Keys

Description and Use

F4: Parent


Allows you to change the parent for all Categories.

G: Groups


Allows you to Create a Multi Stock Group.

I: Items


Allows you to Create a Multi Stock Item.

O: Godown


Allows you to Create a Multi Godown