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How to use "Each M-th after X-th with Fixed Discount" action

The guidance below shows how to use the action ‘Each M-th after X-th’ of Special Promotions extension.

Thanks to this action you can create promotions like ‘Buy 3 books for full price and get each second one with $20 discount’. 


Let’s observe the steps of the action configuration.

Please open Admin Panel > Promotions > Shopping Cart Price Rules (click ‘Add New Rule’ button) > Actions.


Step 1. Choose ‘Fixed Discount: each 1st, 3rd, 5th with $15 off after 5 items added to the cart’ field.

Step 2. Use ‘Discount Amount’ field to indicate the discount amount.

Step 3. Use ‘Max Amount of Discount’ field to limit discount amount that customers can receive while using a promotion.

Step 4. Use ‘Each M-th product’ field to indicate a discount step. If you indicate ‘2’ like here, it means that each second item, that meets the rule conditions, will go with $20 discount.

Step 5. Please use ‘Maximum Qty Discount is Applied To’ to specify maximal number of items to which the discount should be applied in one order.

Step 6. Use ‘Qty X’ setting to indicate the number of ‘X’ items. If you specify 3 like here, it means that a customer will have to buy 3 ‘X’ items to get a $20 discount for the ‘M’ items.

Step 7. Use conditions section of the ‘Actions’ tab to specify ‘X’ items, by which the discount is triggered.


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