Currencies can be added to give options to customers on how prices are displayed, and how they can pay for their orders. The default currency is US Dollars. Any addition to this will allow the customer to select “International” from any page on your cart and switch to a different country’s currency.

Applies to Version(s): 3.8.0 - Current

How to Add or Edit Currency Options.

Login to Your admin, and select Settings from the left side menu.

Select Currencies.

Select Add Currency.

Select Currency: This allows you to choose from our generated Countries/Currencies to add to your cart.

Rate: This allows you to adjust the rate at which you observe this currency.

Custom Currency 

To add a Custom Currency select Add Custom Currency.

Code: Enter a unique identifier for the currency being built.

Title: The name of the currency. This is the terminology offered to the customer to select for this currency.

Rate: This allows you to adjust the rate at which you observe this currency.

Decimals: The amount of numbers after the decimal point.

Symbol Left: This is the currency symbol that will present to the left of the price digits. If you are unable to produce the symbol necessary from your keyboard you can also enter the HTML Entity code for the symbol you would like.

Note: Whichever currency you select as default will be the one that customers will first see when they arrive at your website. You can select a currency other than USD, make it default, then delete USD to have your website offer only one non-USD currency.

How Your Customers Select Their Currency.

Once you have more than one currency available on your website, a link will appear on the top of your site, saying 'International'.

If your customer clicks this links, they will see an option where they can choose additional currency options that you offer.

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If you didn't get your question answered, please contact the Pinnacle Cart Support Team. To submit a ticket, go to the My Account drop-down menu at the top right of the admin area and select Support