What steps do I need to take to set up custom order statuses in Virtuemart?
How do I set up custom order statuses in Virtuemart?
When it comes to running an online store, having a custom ecommerce order status system is essential for keeping customers up to date on their orders. With the popular ecommerce platform Virtuemart, customisation is key and adding a custom order status can be a simple and straightforward process.
Step 1: Go to order status section
The first step is to go to the Order Status section in your Virtuemart backend which can be found in the menu bar on the left.
Step 2: Select order status type
In this section you can then select the type of order status you want to set up. Virtuemart provides a range of different types, such as confirmation or delivery status. You can also create your own custom status types if you need to.
Step 3: Configure order status
Once you have selected the type of order status you want to set up, you can then configure it. This includes giving it a name and description, as well as setting the ordering priority, and even adding a custom icon or graphic to go along with it.
Step 4: Save order status
Once you have configured your order status, the last step is to save it. To do this, simply click on the Save button at the bottom of the page and your new status will be ready to use.
With the right tools and some technical knowledge, you can set up custom order statuses in Virtuemart quickly and easily. Alternatively, you can also use a plugin such as Order Status Manager to make the process even more straightforward. For any help or advice, feel free to contact the knowledgeable team at Free Spirits www.freespirits.gr and www.fspirits.com and they will be able to assist you with any small or big project.