What are Coupons?
The screen shot below is an example of what the coupons tab will look like. Here you see all of your coupons, each of their settings and attributes including: description, payment applications, number redeemed, product restrictions and valid dates. The coupons tab is where you will create and delete coupons as well as edit existing ones.
Consult the Coupons Options table below to learn more details on each option.
This number is used to internally reference the coupon. It is used when adding restrictions to Bulk-Created Coupons.
This name is used to internally reference the coupon. It cannot exceed 50 characters in length.
This code is entered on the checkout page in order receive a discount. The code must be alphanumeric characters or an underscore. Spaces or special characters will not work.
This column describes the percentage (%) or dollar ($) amount that is being discounted when the coupon is applied.
This indicates the total number of coupons that your customers have applied to their orders.
(Available MM2.4.0+) You can click on the link in this column to reveal the breakdown of these customers in the Coupon Log.
These dates specify the window of time when the coupon will be available for use.
Each coupon can be restricted for use on specific products. If there are restrictions to which products the coupons can be used, those products will be listed here. If there are no product restrictions, then it will be blank.
The icons under this column allow you to edit or delete a coupon
Edit - Learn how to edit a coupon.
Delete - Click on this icon to delete a coupon. If the icon appears grey, then the coupon has been used. Learn how to delete a coupon.
Coupons that have been used on one or more orders cannot be deleted. In order to keep the coupons view as uncluttered as possible you can archive coupons that you no longer want to be displayed.
NOTE: Archived coupons cannot be used on new orders. Orders that the coupon were applied to prior to it being archived will be unaffected.
Archive - This icon indicates that the coupon is not archived. Click this icon to archive the coupon.
Unarchive - This icon indicates that the coupon is archived. Click this icon to unarchive the coupon.