Currency Setup

Currency Setup configuration settings are found in Stores > Settings > ConfigurationGeneralCurrency Setup.

Currency Options

See Currency Configuration for specific configuration fields and options.

Currency Setup > Currency Options Currency Options configuration settings

Field Scope Description
Base Currency Website The primary currency used for all online payment transactions. For multiple store views, the scope of the price must be set in the Catalog configuration.
Default Display Currency Store View The primary currency used to display prices.
Allowed Currencies Store View The currencies accepted by your store for payment.

Yahoo Finance Exchange

See Updating Currency Rates for specific configuration fields and options.

Currency Setup > Yahoo Finance Exchange Yahoo Finance Exchange configuration settings

Field Scope Description
Connection Timeout in Seconds Global Determines the number of seconds of inactivity before a Yahoo Finance Exchange session times out—Default value is 100.

Fixer.io

See Updating Currency Rates for specific configuration fields and options.

Currency Setup > Fixer.io Fixer.io configuration settings

Field Scope Description
Connection Timeout in Seconds Global Determines the number of seconds of inactivity before a Fixer.io session times out—Default value is 100.

Webservicex

See Updating Currency Rates for specific configuration fields and options.

Currency Setup > Webservicex Webservicex configuration settings

Field Scope Description
Connection Timeout in Seconds Global Determines the number of seconds of inactivity before a Webservicex session times out—Default value is 100.

Scheduled Import Settings

See Updating Currency Rates for specific configuration fields and options.

Currency Setup > Scheduled Import Settings Scheduled Import configuration settings

Field Scope Description
Enabled Store View Determines if scheduled import is enabled for currency rates—Yes or No.
Service Store View Specifies the service that provides the data for the scheduled import—Default value is Webservicex.
Start Time Store View Indicates the start time by hour, minute, and second, based on a 24-hour clock.
Frequency Store View Determines how often the scheduled import takes place—Daily, Weekly, Monthly.
Error Email Recipient Store View Identifies the email address of each person who is notified by email in the event of an error. For multiple recipients, separate each entry with a comma.
Error Email Sender Website Identifies the store contact that appears as the sender of the error email notification—Default sender is General Contact.
Error Email Template Website Specifies the template that is used as the basis of the error email notification—Default template is Currency Update Warnings