OpenCart Preferred Delivery Time Extension

1.0 Introduction

These days online customers demand product delivery as per their preferences. Now the online store admin can offer functionality to select the preferred delivery date and time. Knowband offers OpenCart preferred delivery time extension which is highly customizable and allows the admin to offer delivery date and time selection option on the website.

The store admin can apply settings to show available dates and time slots for delivery. By allowing the customers to select preferred date and time, the store admin can improve their store experience. The customers can select the date and time for order delivery. This is also beneficial for those sites who deliver gifts, cakes, cards and bouquets for special occasions like birthday, anniversary or any other special occasions.

1.1 Basic Features of this OpenCart preferred delivery time module

  • The store admin can offer functionality to select preferred delivery time and date for the ordered product without any hassle.
  • The online users can easily choose the date and time when they want the product to be delivered.
  • As an e-merchant, you can also allow the customers to update the selected date and time even after placing the order.
  • The OpenCart prefer delivery date module displays a calendar with available delivery days and time-slot for date and time selection.
  • The store admin can set the time slot range and also show an incomplete time range from the admin interface of this preferred delivery date and time module.
  • The store owner can set the time slot range from the admin interface of this OpenCart prefer delivery plugin.
  • As a store owner, you can set the start and end time for delivery.
  • The OpenCart preferred time module allows the store admin to select those days when he doesn’t want to offer delivery.
  • The store admin can also set the order status from the admin interface of this preferred delivery date and time extension.
  • There is no need to change even a single line of codes for implementing this functionality of preferred delivery date and time selection.
  • Admin can set the delivery days gap from the admin interface of this OpenCart preferred delivery time module.

2.0 Installation

First of all, buy the OpenCart preferred delivery time extension from the Knowband store.

After that, you will receive these files on your registered email.

  1. Source code file of Preferred delivery time extension in zipped file format.
  2. User Manual of this OpenCart preferred delivery time module.

For installing this OpenCart preferred delivery time module on your website you have to follow these steps:

1. Now unzip the received zip file. You will get the folders as shown in the below-mentioned image:

OpenCart preferred delivery time extension installation

2. Copy all the folders of the zip file in the Root Directory of OpenCart setup via FTP manager.

So, OpenCart preferred delivery time module is now successfully installed and ready to use at your store.

Now go to the admin menu and click on the extensions and thereby click on configure button next to prefer delivery time extension.

3.0 Admin Interface

The online store admin can apply the settings for offering preferred delivery date and time functionality on the store. These are the customization options:

OpenCart preferred delivery time extension configuration

  • Enable: The online store admin can activate or deactivate the OpenCart preferred delivery time module easily.
  • Preferred Delivery is mandatory: The store admin can make preferred delivery facility mandatory by selecting the option. In this case, the customers need to set the delivery date and time to continue.
  • Delivery Days Gap: The preferred delivery date and time module allows the store admin to set the delivery days gap. The customers will be able to select preferred days after 10 days gap.
  • Allow Time Slot: The store admin can also enable the settings to show time slots on the preferred delivery and time section.
  • Time Slot Range: Enter the time slot range from the admin interface of this OpenCart prefer delivery time module. For example, if time slot range is 3 then time can be from 03:00 to 06:00, 06:00 to 09:00.
  • Start Delivery Time: Set the starting time in 24 hours format.
  • End Delivery Time: Fix the end time in 24 hours format.
  • Allow Incomplete Time Range: Admin can also allow incomplete time range from the admin interface.
  • Maximum Calendar Days: The OpenCart prefer delivery time extension allows the store admin to set the maximum calendar days available for preferred delivery.
  • Delivery not available during these days: The admin can choose those days when product delivery will not be available.
  • Allow Post Order Delivery Update: Admin can allow or disallow the customers to update the preferred delivery date and time even after placing the order.
  • Select the order status: Admin can select the order status from the admin interface of this OpenCart preferred delivery time extension.
  • Enter the time limit in hours: The online store admin can set the time limit in hours. The customers can update the preferred delivery days and time within this time duration.
  • Hint for preferred delivery time update: Admin can set any hint or message for delivery date and time update.

4.0 User Interface

The customers can view the preferred delivery date and time selection option on the checkout page. They can select the date and time for delivery and get the product on the preferred date and time.

Customers can select the days from the calendar as shown below:

OpenCart prefer delivery time module front-end

Customers can select the time from available time slots as shown below:

OpenCart prefer delivery time module front-end

In order details, the customers can view the preferred delivery date and time details.

OpenCart prefer delivery time module front-end
Admin can also allow the customers to update the selected date and time for delivery. The customers can update it and save the settings.

OpenCart prefer delivery time module front-end

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