Saving a new order as a draft order

New orders created in Cleverific can be saved as draft orders in Shopify. Save as draft gives you the customization options available through Cleverific with the added flexibility of draft orders. Save as draft will also allow you to accept a regular transaction through Shopify Payments without the need to send a payment request through Cleverific. This article will show you how to create a draft order using Cleverific.

Save a new order as a draft order

1. From the Orders listing page in your Shopify Admin, click More Actions, then click New Order.

2. When you’ve finished working on your new order, click More Action, then Save as Draft in the upper right corner.

3. You will now be redirected to your new draft order.

NOTE: Cleverific applies pricing decreases as a line item discount. This means that if you edit a draft order you created using Cleverific again, the discount will be applied via a line item discount. You may need to remove this line item discount to accurately reflect your edits:

Known Limitations

Not all features of Cleverific are available when creating a draft order due to limitations in Shopify’s API. Here are the current known limitations for draft orders for Cleverific:

  • Product and variant titles can't be changed in draft orders.
  • Order numbers can't be changed or assigned.
  • Increasing the product price is not allowed when creating or editing draft orders. You can, however, add line items as custom products to increase a product’s price

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