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Customize your PayPal shopping cart

My products have options.
If your products have options such as size or colour then simply copy and paste the following code on a new line inside the form on your product page, changing the text to suit your need.

This should look like this:

If you need a text entry custom field, add the following to your form-

Which should look like this:

You can use up to 3 custom fields like the above with each product, they should be named custom1, custom2 and custom3.

My store has more than one product per page.
You will see that the product page installation code has 'product1' in the first and last lines. If you have more than one product per page, change both instances to 'product2' for the second product, 'product3' for the third and so on.

My store uses part numbers.
If your store uses part numbers or item numbers, add the following line to your form-

Changing the 123 to your own part number. You will also need to turn on item numbers in your control panel.

My store charges per item shipping.
If your shipping costs are per item, add the following to your form-

Changing the 10 to the amount you actually charge for shipping, without any currency symbol. If you charged 10 for the first item and 1 for each additional item, you would also add the following line-

My store offers free shipping on large orders.
If you offer free shipping over a certain amount, simply login to your control panel and enter the amount.

My store has a maximum shipping charge.
If your store has a maximum shipping charge irrespective of the amount ordered, this too can be set in your control panel.

My store charges per order shipping.
If your shipping costs are per order, login to your control panel and turn shipping options on and click the link to set up your options. This feature can also be used with or without with per item shipping to offer extra services such as gift wrapping or insurance.

I want my customers to go straight to the basket page when they click the buy button.
To do this, remove 'target="product1"' from the first line of the form on the product page and set redirect to on in the control panel. You can also remove the iframe code from your product page if you wish.

I want to use Buy Now links instead of buttons.
To do this, you will need to remove the form from your product page and replace it with a link constructed as follows-

<a href="http://www.idealinternet.co.uk/iproduct.tpl?merchant=xxx@xxx.com
&qty=1&name=Large Widget&price=25" target="product1">Buy Now</a>

The shopping basket does not match my web site.
Simply log in to your control panel to change the style of your shopping basket.

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