Link an item to the hardware catalog After you create a vendor catalog item, link the item to the hardware catalog for viewing. Before you beginTo see the Link to Hardware Catalog Item related link on the Vendor Catalog Item form, add a hardware model or a consumable model to the Product Model field, and leave the Product Catalog Item field blank.Role required: model_manager Procedure Navigate to Product Catalog > Catalog Definition > Vendor Items. Open a vendor catalog item. In Related Links, click Link to Hardware Catalog Item. Select a Catalog Item. Click OK. The page refreshes to the selected hardware catalog item. The vendor catalog item is listed in the Vendor Catalog Items related list.