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Magento 2 Estimated Delivery Date v2.x Configuration

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In this article you will learn how to configure Magento 2 Estimated Delivery Date Extension.


Configuring Estimated Delivery Date Extension

Description.png Detailed description:
  1. Go to "Plumrocket" in the main menu.
  2. Select "Estimated Delivery Date" extension.
  3. Select the "Configuration" option.
  4. Select "Yes" to enable the extension.
  5. In the "Serial key" field enter the unique serial key provided to you after the purchase for legitimate and proper functioning of your extension. Note: In most cases this field will be pre-filled with serial key automatically and the green check mark will be displayed. Otherwise please read article Serial Key Activation in order to find and paste your serial key manually.
  6. The "Display on" option allows you to specify the pages estimated delivery dates will be displayed on. Note: in order to display delivery dates on Order Confirmation Page Plumrocket Checkout Success Page must be installed.
  7. "Date Format" option allows to set specific Date Format based on the country of residence accordingly.

Specific formats for the basic components:
       yy – two-digit year, e.g. 96
       yyyy – four-digit year, e.g. 1996
       MM – two-digit month, e.g. 04
       dd – two-digit day, e.g. 02
Separators of the components:
       "/" – slash
       "." – dots or full stops
       "-" – hyphens or dashes
       " " – spaces


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  1. If "Display Default Estimated Delivery Text" option is enabled the default text will be displayed for all products without estimated delivery information specified.
  2. In the "Default Estimated Delivery Text" option you may provide the information about estimated delivery period. This text will be displayed, if neither estimated delivery date, nor estimated delivery text for products/categories is provided.
  3. Specify the cut-off time in the "Delivery Cut-off Time". This option allows you to exclude order creation date from calculations, if an order is placed after specified time.
  4. In this field select holidays that will be excluded from the dynamically generated delivery dates. Choose among different date formats: single dates, recurring date, period (date range).
  5. The "Weekend Days" option allows you to select days of the week that will be excluded from the dynamically generated delivery dates.


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Information Sign sm.png Step-by-Step action:
  1. If "Display Default Estimated Shipping Text" option is enabled the default text will be displayed for all products without estimated shipping information specified. Shipping text for products/categories is provided.
  2. Specify the cut-off time in the "Shipping Cut-off Time". This option allows you to exclude order creation date from calculations, if an order is placed after specified time.
  3. In this field select holidays that will be excluded from the dynamically generated shipping dates. Choose among different date formats: single dates, recurring date, period (date range).
  4. The "Weekend Days" option allows you to select days of the week that will be excluded from the dynamically generated shipping dates.


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Configuration of Estimated Delivery Date on category page

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  1. In your Magento 2 Admin Panel, please, go to "Products" -> "Categories" section.
  2. Choose the category to configure the estimated delivery date for.
  3. Move to the "Estimated Delivery/Shipping" tab.
  4. Option "Delivery Date(s)": allows you to select from various delivery date(s) format that will appear on the frontend. You can choose one of the following options:

      • Inherited - the delivery date can be inherited from this category's parent category(if it was set). Otherwise it will take into account Estimated
        Delivery Date extension configuration;
      • Disabled - delivery date will not be displayed for this category with products;
      • Dynamic Date - indicate the number of business days from today's date for the products of this category to be delivered;
      • Dynamic Date Range - allows to indicate the range of business days from today's date for the product to be delivered;
      • Static Date - allows to indicate a static delivery date for this category;
      • Static Date Range - allows to indicate a static delivery date range for this category;
      • Static Text - using an editor you can create your custom estimated delivery text for this category.
 4. Option "Shipping Date(s)": allows you to select from various shipping date(s) format that will appear on the frontend. For shipping you can
      choose one of the same options as for delivery (above).
 5. Press the "Save category" button, to save the settings.


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Configuring Estimated Delivery for a Product

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  1. In your Magento 2 admin panel, go to the "Products" tab -> select "Catalog".
  2. Select the product you need to set the estimated delivery date for.

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Information Sign sm.png Step-by-Step action:
  1. Press on "Estimated Delivery/Shipping" tab in the left-side menu.
  2. "Delivery Date" option allows you to specify various delivery date(s) format that will appear on the product page. You can choose one of the following options:

      • Inherited - the delivery date can be inherited from this product's parent category (if it was set). Otherwise it will take into account Estimated
        Delivery Date extension configuration;
      • Disabled - delivery date will not be displayed for this product;
      • Dynamic Date - indicate the number of business days from today's date that are required for this product to be delivered;
      • Dynamic Date Range - allows to indicate the range of business days from today's date that are required for the product to be delivered;
      • Static Date - allows to indicate a static delivery date for this product;
      • Static Date Range - allows to indicate a static delivery date range for this product;
      • Static Text - using WYSIWYG editor you can create your custom estimated delivery text for this product.
 4. Option "Shipping Date(s)": allows you to select from various shipping date(s) format that will appear on the product page. For shipping you can
      choose one of the same options as for delivery (above).
 5. Press the "Save" button, to save the product settings.


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Information Sign sm.png Step-by-Step action:
  1. This is how estimated Delivery/Shipping dates are displayed on Product Page.


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