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​After Installation you need to setup the extension properly. Follow the steps below

  1. Edit the extension Order Status Email/SMS template
  2. Fill appropriate values in the settings tab and enter license code in the Sample Templates tab and click on save button.
  3. Reload the page, you will be notified that New templates available. Go to Sample Templates tab, you will see Update Templates button. Click on the button. This will install the sample templates. (Whenever new templates are available this button will get active and you can click on the update button to install the templates)
  4. Edit Master Layout for each language. You can use the sample templates or if you want create your own master template, choose empty template and click on Load template button. You can customize the master template the way you want it to be. Do not forget to add the shortcode {email_content} in the master template layout. Click on Save once you are done with the setup
  5. After setting up master layout, go back to Order Status Email/SMS template. Under Templates tab, you can see the list of order status. Click on Edit email template and add the content of the email using the available short-code. Sample template are also available for this under Sample Templates tab > Request Sample Template. You can copy paste the html to your editor (source mode)
  6. Once all the above steps are completed, you can test it by creating a dummy order. For any issues, kindly submit a support ticket in https://www.huntbee.com/get-support

Admin Comments

The following conditions will enable the admin comments template and adds to the order history along with order status

  1. The admin comments field in the template setting must be filled for that particular order status
  2. Comment field should be empty in Add Order History of Order info page

Admin Comments template of this extension will get disabled if you add text to the comment field in the Order Info page.

Cross-Selling Products

To display cross-selling products in the email, you will need to use the respective short-code and also No. of cross-Selling product to display field value should be greater than 0. If it is set to 0, cross-selling shortcode will not work.


You can use your tracking code to track the performance of cross-selling products list sent in the email.

Using Google Campaign Tracking

You can use Google's campaign URL builder tool (https://ga-dev-tools.appspot.com/campaign-url-builder/) to add the tracking parameters. Example value


Using OpenCart Marketing Tracking

Example value


NOTE: the value must start with a & and do not mention domain URL. You must mention only the get query parameters




The extension is designed to easily extend the features to SEND SMS. For this you will need a SMS Gateway API from any of the SMS Gateway provider. Once you get the API, you can contact us to integrate the API to this extension in order to send SMS. This is a customized service and billed as per hourly rates.


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