Place a Test Order with Bold Checkout


Pro Tip

To refund an order in Bold Checkout, find the order within Bold Checkout's admin. Under "Orders > All Orders" select Refund.

Once you have all the settings in Bold Checkout and have it enabled on your storefront, you should place a test order to ensure everything has been set up properly.

Note: Visit Enable Development Mode in Bold Checkout to process this order through a test payment gateway. If the app is not in development mode, you will be charged for the order using real funds.

To place a test order, please follow these steps:

  1. From the storefront, add one or more products to your cart.

    Product Page/Add to Cart

  2. Select Check out.

    Note: This is the point where you are transferred to Bold Checkout.

    Select Check Out

  3. Ensure the URL in the address bar now begins with

    check the url

  4. Enter your Customer Information or Log in.

    enter customer info

  5. Select Continue to shipping method.

    select continue to shipping

  6. Select a Shipping Method.

    select a shipping method

  7. Select Continue to payment method.

    select continue to payment method

  8. Select a Payment Method.

    select a payment method

  9. Enter your Payment Information.

    Note: Visit Test Payment Cards with Bold Checkout for more information on the card numbers to use when testing.

    enter your payment information

  10. Select Complete order.

    select complete order

  11. From BigCommerce's admin, select Apps after receiving the "Order Confirmation Email".


  12. Select Bold Checkout.


  13. Select Orders, then All Orders


  14. Ensure the order appears there.

    Orders Screen

  15. Ensure the payment processes successfully.

    Captured Payment

Note: It is best to try different scenarios when testing (i.e. gift cards, discount codes, credit cards, logged in, logged out, etc.) to ensure everything is set up properly.

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