Widget Use

Places the Gift Card use option in the checkout page, enabling users to pay with a gift card or redeem part of their gift card balance.

Example of Widget Use

Where can the Widget be placed?

The widget can be used in the following templates:

  • Cart Template
  • PayPal Express Template


Widget Options


OptionUseCommentsAvailable from Version
DescriptionA short description of the widget's use.

This description is added to the widget title. It makes the widget's use clear on the template page.

LayerThe layer the widget is valid for.

Use layering to limit widget content to certain groups of users. 

To use the same widget for more than one user group but with different options set, add the widget as many times as needed in the same zone. Then add layering to define the user group each time. 

Section titleHeading displayed at the top of the widget.Default: Check gift card balance.4.28
Card number promptPrompt text displayed above the Gift Card Number input box.Default is: Giftcard Number4.28
PIN promptPrompt text displayed above the Gift Card PIN input box.Default: Giftcard PIN4.28
Balance Results MessagePrompt text displayed above the Amount to Use input box.Default: Your Current Balance is: {0}4.28
Display Currency Code?Whether to display the currency code or not.Default: OFF4.28
Display Expiry Date?Whether to display expiry date or not.Default: ON4.28
Expiry Date Message Text for expiry date message.Default: Expires on {0}4.28
Check Balance button textText for check balance buttonDefault: Check Balance4.28
Clear Fields button text
Default: Clear Fields4.28
Exception Error MessageMessage when gift card balance cannot be checked.Default: An error occurred, please try again.4.28

Implementation Guide

Online Gift Cards


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