1. Home
  2. Docs
  3. ProductX
  4. Add-Ons
  5. Backorder Addon

Backorder Addon

With the ProductX back order addon, you can set products on backorder that are temporarily out of stock.

How to Use the Backorder Addon?

Before using the addon, you will have to turn it on from the ProductX settings from your WordPress dashboard. Here are some important references to make the product backorder available for use:

  1. Installing the Pro version of ProductX?
  2. How to use addons?

Back-Order Addon: Settings and Others

Once you turn on the back order addon, you will find the following settings. These settings will appear on the front end. However, the date and time settings for the backorder will have to be set from the WooCommerce product settings.

ProductX Backorder Addon

Here are the available settings:

Available Backorder Settings

Here are the front end and backend settings when you update the product description for backorder from the product settings:

ProductX Backorder Information

Note: Make sure to remove the tick mark from the “Manage Stock” section. Also, make sure that the stock status is set to “On Backorder”. Otherwise, the ProductX backorder information will not appear.

Once you’ve placed an order on your cart, you’ll be able to see which products are on backorder:

Cart view for ProductX backorder

It will also show up on the order details page once the payment is done:

ProductX backorder details

These settings are available for variable products as well.

Check out other relevant information from the ProductX documentation section:

Was this article helpful to you? Yes No