View Menu

Technical Support Forums

Free, outstanding support from WebAssist and your colleagues

ecart gift certificate

Thread began 6/16/2009 2:33 am by Seahorse Digital | Last modified 6/16/2009 10:56 am by Seahorse Digital | 958 views | 1 replies

Ray BorduinWebAssist

There are no tutorials, but there is no reason why you couldn't create a gift certificate implementation.

You could sell gift cirtificates as products and add field to your order details table that is the gift cirtificate ID which you should create using a random value so it can be used as the "coupon code".

Then on your cart page add a recordset that will look up the coupon code from the gift certificate items in the order details database to return the amount remaining.

You would probably have to write custom code to subtract the correct amount used from the original coupon purchase on the confirm page once something is paid for, but it shouldn't be hard to have the amount used in a session variable as well as the coupon code to identify the record to update and to update the record and subtract the amount used with simple math.

Build websites with a little help from your friends

Your friends over here at WebAssist! These Dreamweaver extensions will assist you in building unlimited, custom websites.

Build websites from already-built web applications

These out-of-the-box solutions provide you proven, tested applications that can be up and running now.  Build a store, a gallery, or a web-based email solution.

Want your website pre-built and hosted?

Close Windowclose

Rate your experience or provide feedback on this page

Account or customer service questions?
Please user our contact form.

Need technical support?
Please visit support to ask a question

Content

rating

Layout

rating

Ease of use

rating

security code refresh image

We do not respond to comments submitted from this page directly, but we do read and analyze any feedback and will use it to help make your experience better in the future.

Close Windowclose

We were unable to retrieve the attached file

Close Windowclose

Attach and remove files

add attachmentAdd attachment
Close Windowclose

Enter the URL you would like to link to in your post

Close Windowclose

This is how you use right click RTF editing

Enable right click RTF editing option allows you to add html markup into your tutorial such as images, bulleted lists, files and more...

-- click to close --

Uploading file...