How to Preview an Order in WooCommerce

If you’re working with orders in WooCommerce, then one of the convenient options when looking at a long list of orders to be able to preview a summary of the order. You can use the preview to verify that the customer and shipping information for the order is correct. Follow the steps below to learn how to use this feature within the WooCommerce interface.

Previewing Orders in WooCommerce

The Preview option is used to quickly view a WooCommerce Order, but it can also be used to change the status of the order. When an order payment is immediately completed, then it will be automatically set to processing. A this point, if the WooCommerce Shipping options are properly set, then the order will be ready to be processed for delivery.

  1. Log in to your WordPress Administrator
  2. Click on WooCommerce
  3. Click on Orders
  4. Scroll through your orders and find the one that you want to preview.
  5. When you look at the line for the order look for the Date column. Next to the date, you will see an icon resembling an eye. Click on the eye. You will see the preview of the order appear in a summary format.

Congratulations you now know how to preview an existing order in the WooCommerce interface.

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