Magento Open Source, 1.9.x

Checkout Process

  • Enter or confirm billing address. Guests going through checkout are prompted to enter their billing address. For registered customers, the information is already in their account, and the customer confirms the information.

    Enter or choose shipping address. Guests going through checkout are prompted to enter the shipping address. Registered customers have the option to choose the shipping address from the address book of their customer account.

    Choose shipping method. The customer is prompted to choose how the order is to be shipped from the selection of shipping methods supported by your store.

    Choose payment method. The customer is prompted to choose a payment method, and if applicable, enter a credit card number. Depending on the payment method, the customer might be redirected to another site to complete this part of the transaction.

    Review and submit order. During order review, the customer reviews the order items and totals. Depending on the configuration, the customer might be required to acknowledge reading the terms and conditions of the sale before the order can be submitted.

    Receive confirmation. The order confirmation page appears after the order is placed, and an order confirmation email is sent to the customer. For registered customers, the order confirmation page includes a link to their account.