Downloadable Product Options
The configuration settings determine guest checkout, default values, and delivery options for
To configure downloadable options:
1. On the Admin menu, select System > Configure. Then in the panel on the left, under Catalog,
2. Click to expand the Downloadable Product Options section. Then do the following:
a. To determine the status an order must have to access available downloads, set Order Item
Status to Enable Downloads to one of the following:
b. Enter the Default Maximum Number of Downloads that a customer can purchase in a
c. To determine if customers must log in to their accounts to access the download link, set
Shareable to one of the following:
Yes Allows the link to be sent by email, which can then be shared with others.
No Prevents guest purchases by requiring customers to log in to their accounts
to access the download link.
d. Enter a Default Sample Title to be used for all downloadable files.
e. Enter a Default Link Title to be used for all download links.
f. If you want download links to open in a new window, set Open Links in New Window to
g. To specify how the download link is to be delivered, set Use Content Disposition to one of
Attachment Delivers the download link as an email attachment.
Inline Delivers the download link as an inline link on a web page.
h. To require that guests who purchase downloadable products create an account to complete
the checkout process, set Disable Guest Checkout if Cart Contains Downloaded Items to
3. When complete, click the Save Config button.