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General options

In the General tab in the plugin settings, you will be able to find the general options and the email options. Let’s check them all here.

General settings

General options 1

Gift card code pattern

Whenever a gift card is purchased, a code will be automatically generated and associated with the card. From this option, you can customize the code pattern.

Use asterisks (*) as a placeholders for random alphanumeric characters. Leave blank to use default pattern ****-****-****-****.

For example, you can generate the codes with the pattern yith-****-**** to make sure that all codes have a yith- prefix. You will get codes like these:


Enable the images gallery

By enabling the images gallery, you will be able to upload images that can be used by your customers when they purchase a virtual gift card. Enable this option and select how many images to show in the option below.

Enable gallery and number of images to show

After saving, you will be able to see a new Image categories tab in the plugin settings, where you can upload images. For more details about how to configure the image gallery, please, refer to this page.

Image gallery tab

Make recipient’s info mandatory

Finally, you will find the make recipient’s info mandatory option that you can enable to make sure that no gift cards without a recipient are purchased by mistake.

In fact, if you try to add a gift card to the cart without a recipient, you will see an error message and will not be able to move on.

Mandatory recipient's field

Email options

In the Email options section in the General tab, you can manage the behavior of the gift card email sent to the recipient and customize it.

Email options

The options available are:

  • Add a discount button: if enabled, a button will be added to the email. By clicking on it, the customer will be redirected to the shop and will be able to apply the gift card code.
  • Button label: here you can insert the text to show in the button
Show apply button in email