Prestashop Age Verification Addon by Knowband- User Manual

What is Prestashop Age Verification Addon?

With the rise of the internet, more and more businesses and brands are moving their operations online but yet are not introducing robust enough age-verification mechanisms. This has made it easier for young people to access products, services and content that are age-restricted.

As age-restricted commerce continues to grow, it becomes more important than ever to protect our youth and keep the products and services intended for adults out of the reach of children. Robust online age-verification is imperative in order to sift out those who are underage and prevent any law-breaking.

Introduction

This Prestashop age verification module by Knowband helps the store owner to add a new popup to validate the age of the visitor.

Whatever your reasons, you may need your site’s visitors to confirm their age before viewing the content of your site. Age Verification does just that. It’s a simple Prestashop plugin by Knowband that lets you specify a minimum age and add an age-gate between a potential visitor and your content, just to be safe. This Prestashop age verification popup module helps the store owner to add a filter in the website visitors on the basis of their age. The popup 18+ Prestashop module is very easy to install and configure. No technical knowledge is required.

The age verify Prestashop module provide a lots of features which are as follows:

  • Admin can validate age of the vistor with this help of age verification Prestashop addon.
  • The Prestashop age verification module allows the admin can display date of birth drop down to validate user.
  • The Prestashop 18+ verification addon offers the admin to display a small note at front end for visitor.
  • Admin can display the configured image on the front end of the Prestashop module by Knowband.
  • The Prestashop verification popup allows the admin to display terms and conditions link and checkbox to validate the age.
  • Visitor can check the terms and conditions of use.
  • Admin can select the text and background color of the popup 18+ Prestashop addon.
  • The Prestashop age verification module offers the admin to add Custom Css and Custom Js for the block .
  • Admin can choose the text and background color of “Enter” and “Exit” button of the Prestashop age verification popup by Knowband.

Installation Manual

Follow the following steps for installing age verify Prestashop module:

  • Download the Prestashop addon package.
  • Unzip the package in /modules directory of your Prestashop store via FTP manager (like Filezilla or WinSCP – download here: http://filezilla-project.org/). Folder structure for Age Verification addon is shown in the image below:

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  • You will be able find the Age Verification addon that is ready to be installed in the “Modules List” in your PrestaShop store as shown below.

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  • Click on the “Install” link to install the age verification Prestashop addon. Once the Prestashop module by Knowband is installed properly the “Install” link will be converted to ‘Configure’.

User Manual

This User Manual will guide you through the Admin Module/Store Front settings and various features of the this Prestashop age verification.

Admin Interface

This interface of the Prestashop 18+ verification module will contain 2 tabs ‘General Setting Tab’ and ‘Look and Feel Setting Tab’ after successful installation.

General Setting Tab

This tab of the Prestashop verification popup will contain these fields . Steps –

1 . Go to Modules and Services > Search module ‘Age Verification’ > Click on “ Configure” Button > Select General Setting Tab.

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Fields

  • Enable : By default, value of this field of popup 18+ Prestashop  module will be OFF. Whole functionality of this Prestashop plugin will depend on value of this setting.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting >Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select General Setting > Enable the plugin Option > Click on Save.

  • Verification Age: By default it would be 18. Admin can configure the minimum age (1-100 years) to validate the visitor.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting > Search Module ‘Age Verification’ > Click on Configure button > Select General Setting > Enter a valid age > Click on Save.

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  • Display Date of Birth: By default, this field of Prestashop age verification module it would be ON . When admin enable it, he would be able to display date of birth drop down buttons to validate visitor . By enabling this field of the Prestashop age verification popup, 3 dropdown would be displayed in the front end – date , month , year.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting >Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select General Setting > Enable Display Date of Birth > Click on Save.

Note: To display a Date of Birth drop down , make sure that ‘Display Date of Birth’ is Enabled .

  • Display Small Note : By default it would be ON . When admin enable this option of the age verify Prestashop module, he would be able to display a small note in the front end and a field “Enter Small Note” would be displayed below the “Display Small Note” button.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting > Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select General Setting > Enable Display Small Note > Click on Save.

Note: To display a note , make sure that ‘Display Small Note’ is Enabled .

  • Enter Small Note : Admin can enter a small note at this text field and can display it at front end of the age verification Prestashop addon.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting > Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select General Setting > Enter Small Note > Click On Save.

  • Redirect URL: Admin can set a URL in case vistor click on “Exit” button.

Steps: Go to modules and Setting > Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select General Setting > Enter “Redirect URL” > Click on Save.

Note: Redirect URL field must contain a valid URL .

  • Display Image: By default, this field of the Prestashop age verification module will be ON. When admin enable this setting, then he will allowed to configured an image and display it in the front end prestashop verification popup.
  • Select Image : This button allows admin to select the image from the system and display it in the front end.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting > Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select General Setting > Select Display Image >Select the image > Click on Save.

Note: To display an image , make sure that ‘Display Image’ is Enabled .

  • Display Terms and Conditions: By default, this field of the Prestashop verification popup would be ON . When admin enable it, he would be able to display terms and condtions check box and link to validate visitor.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting >Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select General Setting > Enable Display Terms and Conditions > Click on Save.

Note: To display a terms and condition checkbox , make sure that ‘Display Terms and conditions’ is Enabled .

  • Save Button: When admin will click on this button, the popup 18+ Prestashop module will first validate all the fields with valid values. After successful validation, Prestashop module will save settings into database and return back with success message.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting > Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select General Setting / Look & Feel Setting Tab > Click On Save.

Look and Feel Setting Tab:

This tab of the Prestashop age verification module will contain all the look and feel features of this Prestashop module .

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Steps – 1 . Go to Modules and Services > Search module ‘Age Verification’ > Click on “ Configure” Button > Select Look and Feel Setting Tab.

Fields

  • Enter Button Text Color : This will set the color of the text inside the “Enter” button of the Prestashop age verification popup module.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting >Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select Look & Feel Setting Tab > Select the color at Enter Button Text color > Click on Save.

  • Exit Button Text Color : This will set the color of the text inside the “Exit” button of the age verify Prestashop module.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting >Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select Look & Feel Setting Tab > Select the color at Enter Button Text Color > Click On Save.

  • Enter Button BackGround Color : This field of the age verification Prestashop addon will set the color of the background inside the “Enter” button.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting >Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select Look & Feel Setting Tab > Select the Enter Button Background Color > Click On Save.

  • Exit Button Background Color : This option of the Prestashop age verification will set the color of the background inside the “Exit” button.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting >Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select Look & Feel Setting Tab > Select Exit Button Background Color > Click On Save.

  • Background Opacity: This will set the background opacity (darkness) outside the popup in the front end of the Prestashop 18+ verification module.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting >Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select Look & Feel Setting Tab > Enter Backfground Opacity > Click On Save.

  • Custom CSS : This will set the CSS of the block of the Prestashop verification popup by Knowband.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting >Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select Look & Feel Setting Tab > Enter any CSS Code at Custom CSS Field > Click On Save.

Note: Enter CSS content excluding <style> — inner content– </style> Tags (only write inner content ) .

  • Custom JS : This field of the popup 18+ Prestashop module will set the Javascript code for the block.

Steps – Go to modules and Setting >Search Module ‘Age Verification’> Click on Configure button > Select Look & Feel Setting Tab > Enter any JS Code at Custom JS Field > Click On Save.

Note: Enter CSS content excluding <script> –inner content– </script> Tags (only write inner content ).

Front End Interface

If admin enable the Prestashop age verification module plugin then the below like image will be displayed in the Front End of the popup 18+ Prestashop addon and the age verification process will be proceed.

If the age is equal or greater than the admin configured‘Verification Age ’, then the visitor will allowed to enter the website otherwise the customer will be redirected to the configured URL. If Exit is pressed then visitor will be redirected according to the configured URL .

Age Verification Defaut PopUp

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Admin Customized PopUp

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When clicks on Terms and Conditions link

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Recommendation

The Module folder ageverification > views >img > admin > “ uploads” must have writable permission 0775 .

Steps –

  • Go to module folder ageverification > views > img > admin > uploads.
  • Give the 0775 writable permission to the folder uploads.

Find more details about this Prestashop Addon by Knowband below:

Prestashop age verification popup Module Link: https://www.knowband.com/prestashop-age-verification

Age verify Prestashop module Admin Demo: http://etsydemo.knowband.com/admin1/index.php?controller=AdminLogin&token=ffa17b0c72ff8c0ab7cf3e344c5ae4fc&redirect=AdminModules&demo_lang=en

Prestashop age verification module Front Demo: http://etsydemo.knowband.com/en

Prestashop 18+ verification module Addon Store link: https://addons.prestashop.com/en/website-security-access/25767-knowband-age-verification.html

Watch the video tutorial here:

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