How do I make test purchases in my cart?


Test purchases can be made in your shopping cart by setting up a "comp" (complimentary) payment option temporarily.

Add a New Paymentt Method

Payment Methods

A new payment method can be added from the right side of the control panel under Payment Settings Payment Methods

Add a New Method

Click on the button

Comp Settings

Payment Method Code

Enter 'comp'

Payment Method Description

Enter 'comp'

Payment Method Status

Select 'active' from the drop down menu.


Click the button

Test the Shopping Cart Purchase

Under the Payment Method section of the checkout form, choose 'comp' from the drop down menu.

IMPORTANT - Deactivate the Comp Payment Method

When testing has been completed, edit the comp payment method and set the status to 'inactive'. Otherwise, anyone making a purchase could choose this method.