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The following WP Express Checkout Advanced Settings tutorial shows you how to set up price display settings and more.

Last Updated: January 11, 2024

Latest News: Updated the documentation.

This tutorial shows you how to customize the following plugin settings.

  • Price Display Settings
  • Terms and Conditions

There are a few settings to configure, but this area is slowly growing. WP Express Checkout is slowly becoming a popular plugin and developers continue to add more features based on user request.

What You Need:

WP Express Checkout Advanced Settings

Step 1 ) Go to WP Express Checkout -> Settings -> Advanced Settings as illustrated in the following image to start configuring the advanced settings.


Price Display Settings

Step 2 ) The following image Price Display Settings allows you to set up the following options.

Price Display Settings

  • Currency Position
  • Decimal Separator
  • Thousand Separator
  • Number of Decimals = Note: This setting only supports price amount up to 2 decimal places (which is standard for a price value).


Terms and Conditions

Step 3 ) The following image Terms and Conditions allows you to set up the following fields.

Terms and Conditions

  • Enable Terms and Conditions
  • Checkbox Text = You can see an example of the text you can add to your site including some HTML tags.


Download Link Expiry

Step 4 ) The following image Download Link Expiry allows you to set up the following fields.

Download Link Expiry

  • Duration of Download Link
  • Download Limit Count


Download Manager (Force Download)

Step 5 ) The following image Download Manager (Force Download) allows you to set up the following options.

Download Manager (Force Download) Options

  • Download Method
    • (Default) Method 1, Fopen-8K
    • Method 2, Fopen-1M
    • Method 3, Readfile-1M-SessionWriteClose
    • Method 4, cURL
    • Method 5, Mod X-Sendfile
  • URL Conversion Preference
    • (Default) Absolute
    • Do not convert


Admin Dashboard Access Permission

Step 6 ) The following image Admin Dashboard Access Permission allows you to set up the following option.

Admin Dashboard Access Permission

  • Admin Dashboard Access Permission
    • Admins Only
    • Admins, Editors
    • Admins, Editors, Authors
  • Finally when you are happy with your settings click on Save Changes button.


That is all you need to do to set up the advanced settings in the plugin.

I will be updating this post from time to time. So keep coming back for more.


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  2 Responses to “WP Express Checkout Advanced Settings”

  1. Were are WP Express details stored in WordPress database?
    Like to be able to do a query as for reporting

    • Hi Thom, the product data goes to the wp_posts table (as a custom post type). Orders go to the wp_posts table as another custom post type. The settings go to the ‘ppdg-settings’ in the options table.

      I hope this helps you.

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