Custom Order Status

In addition to the preset order status values, you can create custom order status values of your own, assign order statuses to order states, and set a default order status for order states. For example, you might need a custom order status for orders, such as “packaging” or “backordered,” or for a status that is specific to your needs. You …


Order Status

All orders have an order status that is associated with a stage in the order processing workflow. You can see the status of an order by clicking the control at the top of the Status column. Your store has a set of predefined order status and order state settings. The state describes the position of an order in the workflow.


Managing Orders

In this chapter, we explore what happens after a customer places an order, and the time the order is delivered. You will learn how to fulfill orders, print invoices, collect payment, process credit memos, manage returns, and more. Order Process Overview Order Stages The Sales menu lists transactions according to where they are in the order workflow. You might think …