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Use free orders

Overview

Place an order with catalog products without requiring any payment information from your customers (free orders).

Requirements

The final order price has to be 0. Either use products with 0 price, or add a promotion for 100% of the total order price. It's mandatory to set RecurringEnabled to false.

Parameters

Parameters Type/Description

sessionID

Required (string)

 

Session identifier, the output of the Login method. Include sessionID into all your requests. 2Checkout throws an exception if the values are incorrect.  The sessionID expires in 10 minutes.

Order

Required (Object)

 

Object designed to collect all data necessary for an order, including billing, product/subscription plan and payment details.

 

Response 

Parameters Type/Description

Order information

Object

Request

<?php

require ('PATH_TO_AUTH');

$Order = new stdClass();
$Order->RefNo = NULL;
$Order->Currency = 'usd';
$Order->Country = 'US';
$Order->Language = 'en';
$Order->CustomerIP = '91.220.121.21';
$Order->ExternalReference = NULL;
$Order->Source = NULL;
$Order->AffiliateId = NULL;
$Order->CustomerReference = NULL;
$Order->Items = array();
$Order->Items[0] = new stdClass();
$Order->Items[0]->Code = 'my_subscription_1'; // product needs to have 0 price
$Order->Items[0]->Quantity = 1;

$Order->BillingDetails = new stdClass();
$Order->BillingDetails->FirstName = 'John';
$Order->BillingDetails->LastName = 'Doe';
$Order->BillingDetails->CountryCode = 'us';
$Order->BillingDetails->State = 'California';
$Order->BillingDetails->City = 'LA';
$Order->BillingDetails->Address1 = 'Address example';
$Order->BillingDetails->Address2 = NULL;
$Order->BillingDetails->Zip = '90210';
$Order->BillingDetails->Email = 'john.doe@2checkout.com';
$Order->BillingDetails->Phone = NULL;
$Order->BillingDetails->Company = NULL;

$Order->DeliveryDetails = NULL;

$Order->PaymentDetails = new stdClass ();
$Order->PaymentDetails->Type = 'FREE';
$Order->PaymentDetails->Currency = 'usd';
$Order->PaymentDetails->PaymentMethod = new stdClass ();
$Order->PaymentDetails->PaymentMethod->RecurringEnabled = false;

try {
    $newOrder = $client->placeOrder($sessionID, $Order);
}
catch (SoapFault $e) {
    echo "newOrder: " . $e->getMessage();
    exit;
}

var_dump("newOrder", $newOrder);