The preferred method to provide digital purchases to customers is via galleries managed by TTG CE4 Publisher. For this approach the following conditions must be met:
Digital purchases are can be made using either the Paypal or transactionless checkouts. To enable digital purchases for transactionless checkouts, set Enable transctionless checkouts for digital downloads to 'yes' in the Checking Out section of the Cart Settings.
Digital purchases made via the transactionless checkout are not immediately available for download, unless the item total is $0. To enable downloads for a transactionless order, login as admin, find the order in the Orders section, and mark the order as paid. The customer will then receive a notification email that downloads are available.
Note, that if you intend to use the cart for free downloads, it is recommended to change the minimum order amount for carts to $0.
Digital purchases can also be uploaded manually, for standalone galleries that are not managed by TTG CE3 Publisher. The following conditions are common for both Publisher-managed and standalone galleries:
Additionally, you will need to perform the following steps:
CE4 Cart lets you sell digital downloads before having the files available on the server. To enable this feature set Enable Offline Digital Purchases to 'yes' in the Checking Out section of the Cart Settings. Purchases can be fulfilled via the View Orders page. Items requiring uploads are noted in the Digital Purchases column. Click Manage, followed by Edit to upload files.
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