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Easy Digital Downloads

The easiest way to sell digital products with WordPress.

Where can I find complete documentation?

Full searchable docs can be found at http://docs.easydigitaldownloads.com/

Is an SSL certificate required?

Easy Digital Downloads can function without one just fine, making it easy to set up in a testing or development environment. We still strongly recommend you have an SSL certificate for your production web site, both for security and for the peace of mind of your customers. Documentation here

What themes work with Easy Digital Downloads?

Any properly written theme will work with Easy Digital Downloads.

That said, we have a nice collection of free themes that come with support for Easy Digital Downloads, requiring much less design work on the part of the store owner.

See the free themes here.

How do I Show My Shopping Cart?

There are two ways you can show the downloads shopping cart:

  1. Use the short code and simply place [download_cart] on a page or within a text widget.

  2. Use the included widget. Go to Appearance > Widgets and place the "Downloads Cart" widget into any widget area available.

Is there a sample import file I can use to setup a demo store?

Yes! Simply go to Tools > Import and install the WordPress Importer, then navigate to wp-content/plugins/easy-digital-downloads/assets/ and select the sample-products-import.xml file. This will create several sample products and plugin pages for you.

Can I import all the products from my existing store into EDD?

We do have a basic import solution that imports a CSV file, so if you can get your data into the appropriate format then we can import it.

My Payments Marked as Pending

There are several reasons this happens. Please follow the suggestions here.

Getting a 404 error?

To get rid of the 404 error when viewing a download, you need to resave your permalink structure. Go to Settings > Permalinks and click "Save Changes".

How do I Show the User's Purchase History?

Place the [purchase_history] short code on any page.

If you want to just show a list of the files the user has purchased, use the [download_history] short code instead.

How do I display products?

There are several different ways, each well documented.

Can I Setup an Affiliate System?

Yes! EDD integrates directly with several affiliate platforms that provide complete affiliate systems you can use to award commissions to your affiliate marketers.

Check out AffiliateWP

Can I give my customers downloadable PDF Invoices?

Yes, EDD has an extension that allows for downloadable invoices to be generated for each payment.

PDF Invoices

Are recurring payments supported?

Yes, through the use of our commercial addon called Recurring Payments. Full documentation here

Can Users Purchase Products without Using PayPal?

Yes, through the addition of one or more of the add-on payment gateways, you can accept payments in many different ways. Here are some of the gateways currently found on our complete list:

Requires: 4.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6
Last Updated: 1 week ago
Active Installs: 50,000+

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Support

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