How to set up a Discount
Posted by Chris Stewart on 08 February 2011 03:05 PM
Within the Cart32 administration there are many ways to set up special discount codes.
To get started on that, you simply need to go to Cart Settings > Discounts. Once there, click “Add Discount Item” and then click “Edit” on the blank discount you created. Here you are presented with multiple fields that you will need to fill out:
Now is where the fun stuff begins. Depending on what kind of a discount you want, you will have to set up the conditions accordingly:
Say if you wanted to have a discount code that allows you to get 30% off of a purchase:
You can also set up free shipping based on the amount purchased. For example: “Free Standard Shipping on Orders over $75!”:
An example where you would need to set up two conditions would be if you wanted to use a discount code to take 20% percentage off of specific items:
There are many other discounts you can create in the cart, play around with it and see what you can come up with. However, once you create a discount it’s always smart to test it out to make sure it works. So add the items, set it up so that a discount should work, and then use a test credit card to see if it works.
If the discount box does not appear for the discount code, then you will need to go into your administration:
If the discount amount does not appear on your totals table, then you will need to go to do the following: