Buy Button FAQ

Can I add a Buy Button to my Shopify online store?
It is not recommended to add Buy Buttons to your Shopify online store or Shopify blog because they can cause problems with the cart for the online store.

How do I remove the Buy Button channel from my Shopify admin?
From the Sales channels page, click the trash icon beside Buy Button.

How do I remove a Buy Button from my webpage?
Delete the embed code that you added to your webpage.

Can I update an existing Buy Button to show a different product?
Yes, by editing the embed code. You can change the id attribute in the embed code to correspond with a different product. Otherwise you must create a new Buy Button in Shopify that features the product you want, and then generate new embed code to replace the embed code for the previous Buy Button.

When creating a Buy Button, what can the additional information field be used for?
The additional information field lets you communicate a message to your customers. Customers see the message on the shopping cart. An example of a message might be that taxes are calculated at checkout.

How can I change the appearance of an existing Buy Button?
The simplest way to change the appearance or settings of an existing Buy Button is to recreate it and replace the existing code with the new code. Another option is to hire a Shopify Expert or follow this advanced tutorial to make the changes.

Why isn't my Buy Button working with my app?
Buy Buttons aren't compatible with apps from the Shopify App Store. For example, if you have a product review app, it won't work with a Buy Button.

Where do I create a checkout link?
To create a checkout link, you must be on the details page for the product. For information on creating a checkout link, see Checkout links.

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