The partial payment addon lets users pay for their products partially. The partial payment addon comes with settings that are specifically designed for shop owners who are allowing partial payments on certain products.
How to Use the Partial Payment Addon
Like any other addon of the ProductX plugin, the partial payment addon requires you to turn it on from the addons section of the ProductX plugin. You can check out the following section of the documentation to see how to turn on an addon of the ProductX plugin:
Here’s a quick video to get you up and running with the partial payment addon:
Partial Payment Addon Settings
The following image depicts the settings available in the ProductX plugin:
We will show all of these settings in action in the coming parts. For now, let’s focus on how to create and make your product ready for partial payment.
In order to make a product available for pre-order, you will have to:
- Go to the product page.
- Go to the “product data” section and click on “partial payment”.
- You can enable/disable the product for partial payment. If you enable it, you can choose from the “Deposit Type” and the “Deposit Amount”.
Note: The Deposit Type has two options. You can choose between “fixed” and “percentage” for the deposit type.
- Finally, enter an amount you want the user to deposit. Finally, update the product page.
Here’s what you’ll see on the front end of the product page:
You will see the following settings on the cart page:
Once you go to the checkout page, you will be able to see the options for direct bank transfer, cheque payments, and cash on delivery. You can enable/disable these options from the ProductX Partial Order Settings.
On the details page, the user can find out how much amount is due. Here’s how the details page looks:
In the order details, the Due Amount status is Pending Payment. You will be able to set the status from the ProductX Partial Payment settings. Under the “Deposit Paid Status,” you can set the different statuses for different situations. You can control the status updates manually.
That’s the ProductX Partial Payment for you. Here are some other relevant resources: