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General settings tab

From the tab General in the plugin panel, you can configure all the options that will globally apply to your gift cards. Let’s start with the first options available in the section

General settings

Gift cards general settings

  • Date format: through this option, you can choose the date format to use for the delivery date or gift card expiration, etc.
  • Disable code generation in physical gift cards: enable this option if you want to override the default behavior to generate the codes automatically for your physical gift cards.
  • Disable code generation in virtual gift cards: enable this option if you want to override the default behavior to generate the codes automatically for your virtual gift cards.
  • Gift card code pattern: here, you can set the pattern to generate the codes of your gift cards.

Automatic code generation for gift cards

  • Generate automatically a code when creating a gift card post: enable this option if you want to generate the code automatically when creating a gift card manually from the backend.

Gift cards general settings options

  • Title for “Set an amount” section: enter the title that will show in the area where users can select the gift card amount (fixed and custom).

Set an amount title

  • Prevent the use of a gift card to purchase another gift card: enable this option if you want to prevent users from purchasing a gift card with another gift card. Note: this option doesn’t work when gift card codes are applied to the WooCommerce Coupons field.
  • Enable Shop Managers: enable this option to allow shop managers to manage the plugin settings.

Global settings

The options in this section will apply to all your gift card products. It is, however, possible to override these settings from the product edit page.

Gift cards global settings

  • Allow custom amount: enable this option if you want users to insert the amount of the gift card manually.
  • Minimum custom amount: insert a value for the minimum custom amount that users can insert when purchasing the gift card. Leave empty if you don’t want to set a minimum amount.
  • Maximum custom amount: insert a value for the maximum custom amount that users can insert when purchasing the gift card. Leave empty if you don’t want to set a maximum amount.

Minimum amount message

  • Gift card expiration date: insert a value (in months) for the default expiration of your gift cards. If you don’t want them to expire, set the value to 0.

Gift card orders settings

In this section, you can choose the actions to apply when orders including a gift card are canceled or refunded and where autocomplete orders or not.

Gift cards order settings

  • When an order containing a gift card is cancelled: choose the action to apply on gift cards included in the canceled order from Do nothing, Disable the gift cards or Dismiss the gift cards.
  • When an order containing a gift card is refunded: choose the action to apply on gift cards included in the refunded order from Do nothing, Disable the gift cards or Dismiss the gift cards.
  • Autocomplete gift card orders: by enabling this option, orders including only gift card products will be completed automatically.

YITH Multi Vendor option

If you also use the plugin YITH WooCommerce Multi Vendor, you will find an additional option in the General tab:

  • Gift cards vendor restrictions: by enabling this option, you can limit the possibility for users to apply the gift card codes only on products of the vendors to which the gift cards have been assigned by the global admin.