Store Setup

RazorCart > Install & Configuration
RazorCart is fast and easy to setup. Follow the steps below to get your store up and running.

General Store Setup

From the Admin Menu in your DNN portal, select RazorCart admin console:
You will be taken to the dashboard of your store. 
Select the Store tab under Store setup on the left hand side.
Once you are in the store settings, you will see the following screen:

Store Name (Required) - The name or title of your store or your website

Store Address (Required) - Enter the address for your store location or office location. 

Store Country (Required) - Select the country that you operate your business from. The country dropdowns in the cart checkout will default to the country you choose here.

Store State/Region (Required) - Select the state/region that you operate your business from. Depending on which tax option you select in the tax setup section only customers in your home state/region and country will be charged tax.

Store Postal Code (Required) - Enter the postal code where you will be shipping product from. This is used in calculating shipping rates in the cart and is a required field.

Store Currency (Required) - Select the currency symbol that you want to display in the cart. The cart is programmed to dynamically generate the currency symbol using the dot net built in localization functions and will support any currency in the world.

Email Setup

Click to open the Email setup tab and enter the settings for your store emails.

Store “From” Email Address - Enter the email address that you want the order email notifications to the customer be sent from.

Store “To” Email Address - Enter the email address of your store administrator you want to receive order email notifications.

Cart and Checkout

Click to open the Cart and Checkout tab so you can fill out the settings. The cart and checkout settings will be reflected to your customer during their checkout process.

Show Company Name - When show company name is checked, a textbox will be displayed in Step 1 of the checkout titled company name. It is useful to customize your checkout in a B to B scenario. 

Show Special Instructions - Select an option to display a multiline special instructions textbox to the user. Special instructions are displayed to the user during checkout either on the Step 1 page or the confirmation page. The special instructions entered by the user are saved in the cart database and also emailed to the user and the store admin.

Hide Price - When hide price is checked the “Price” field is hidden on the Product Listing page

Hide Subtotal - Check this box if you would like to hide the sub total lines (Subtotal, Shipping, Tax, Discount and Total) on the following pages and emails:

  • Cart
  • Confirmation Page (Before Payment)
  • Confirmation Page (After Payment)
  • Customer and Admin confirmation emails

This feature is useful if your site is “Request a Quote” only or if your business only sells to resellers that require prior approval before buying your products.

User Entered Amounts - Check this box if you would for the user to be able to enter a price for your product or service. This option is typically used for online bill payment or sites that collect online donations.

Minimum Order Amount - When the store admin configures the minimum order amount the following will happen on the cart page:

  • The minimum order amount rule will be checked against the cart subtotal amount.
  • If the carts subtotal amount is less than the minimum order amount configured and the user clicks the "Proceed to Checkout" button the cart will display the message "Minimum Order Amount Not Met" and will not allow the user to move past the cart page and checkout until the minimum order amount is met.
  • The "Minimum Order Amount Not Met" message is configurable in the cart resx file to any message you like.
Cookie Timeout (Days) - The cookie timeout value allows you to configure the number of days before the cookies expire and the user’s cart is automatically retrieved. Enter zero if you don’t want a persistent cart. This may be useful in a scenario where users regularly share computers. Enter 365 for the cookie to expire after a year. When a user successfully checks out and purchases the content of the persistent cart will no longer be retrieved. If you don’t enter a cookie timeout value the cart defaults to 60 days.

Store Product Images on Local Web Server - This is the default setting and when selected your product images will be stored in a relative path of your local DNN installation (\Portals\[PortalID]\RazorCartCart\).

Store Product Images on External Server - Product URL – The Product URL option will use the full path specified in the image fields in the "Smith_Products" table to retrieve product images. In Smith_Products table, ProductImage field enter a URL in the following format:

Wishlist and Save Cart

Click to open the Wishlist and Save Cart tab.
Enable Wish List/Saved Cart – Check this box to allow users to create wishlists and saved carts. Once complete, save your settings. 
You now have all of the tools you need to configure the License in your store! If you have any questions, please Contact Us.