Web Store Maker - FAQ

 

1. What is ACS Web Store Maker?

2. How do I access ACS Web Store Maker?

3. Do I need a merchant account?

4. Do I need a payment gateway?

5. Is ACS Web Store Maker secure?

6. How many products can I offer?

7. How do I integrate this on-line store into my website?

8. Which currencies does ACS Web Store Maker support?

9. Can I assign shipping and handling rates?

10. Can I assign tax rates?

11. How do I assign SKUs to products?

12. Can I import images of products I wish to offer?

13. Will I get order notification?

14. How do I check the number of orders currently placed?

15. Does ACS Web Store Maker perform credit card verification?

16. What URL will my secure transactions be assigned?

17. What payment methods does ACS Web Store Maker support?

 

 

 

 


 

1. What is ACS Web Store Maker?

 

ACS Web Store Maker is a robust solution developed by ACS to target small to medium sized businesses that want a fast e-commerce solution. This fully secure on-line store can be created in just a few minutes!

 

This powerful e-commerce tool allows for an unlimited number of products and creates an unlimited number of SKU’s for easy product tracking.

 

ACS Web Store Maker is more reliable because it operates on a clustered server environment that is both fully redundant and monitored 24X365. Most e-store applications today are optimized for a single server environment that can dramatically impair operational continuity.


 

2. How do I access ACS Web Store Maker?

 

To access ACS Web Store Maker simply log into the ACS Domain Management Control Panel and look under the “E-commerce” tool set.


 

3. Do I need a merchant account?

 

No merchant account is required to use the ACS Web Store Maker on-line store.


 

4. Do I need a payment gateway?

 

No, you do not need a payment gateway to use ACS Web Store Maker.


 

5. Is ACS Web Store Maker secure?

 

Yes, ACS Web Store Maker is secure. A generic 128-bit encryption SSL (Secure Socket Layer) is used to create a completely secure environment for transactions that occur within your on-line store.



6. How many products can I offer?

 

ACS Web Store Maker allows you to offer an unlimited amount of products to your customers


 

7. How do I integrate this on-line store into my website?

 

If you are using ACS's Website Wizard, the buttons page will display the option to link your on-line store to your site as one of the default options in the drop down menu. If you are not using the Website Wizard you may create a link on your website to http://www.yourdomain.com/cgi-bin/online/store.php.


 

8. Which currencies does ACS Web Store Maker support?

ACS Web Store Maker supports all international currencies.


 

9. Can I assign shipping and handling rates?

 

Yes, ACS Web Store Maker will allow you to assign shipping and handling charges based on a flat rate, and/or additional charges based on international orders/out of state/province.


 

10. Can I assign tax rates?

The tax table settings in ACS Web Store Maker allow you to set State/Province tax amounts as well as Federal tax amounts.


 

11. How do I assign SKUs to products

 

ACS Web Store Maker automatically assigns an unlimited number of SKUs to products you offer.


 

12. Can I import images of products I wish to offer?

 

Yes, you can import pictures of products you wish to offer.

 

ACS Web Store Maker gives you two different ways to do so:
Import the picture file into the “public/storemaker/images” directory and then list the name of the picture file under the “Products” tab in ACS Web Store Maker, or
Enter in the complete URL of an online image in the space provided.


 

13. Will I get order notification?

 

Yes, you will get order notification when an order is placed. This notification will be sent by email and will contain a link to the “ACS Web Store Maker Order Processing” web site, which contains all of your order information. Absolutely no customer sensitive information is sent via email.


 

14. How do I check the number of orders currently placed?

 

In order for you to check the number of orders currently placed, you must log into the “ACS Web Store Maker Order Processing” page. This page can be accessed through the ACS Web Store Maker tool in the ACS Domain Manager Control Panel.

 

The beginning screen will give you the option to “Click here to access your orders”. The URL to this page is: https://www.securewebexchange.com/www.yourdomain.com/cgi-bin/online/orders.php


 

15. Does ACS Web Store Maker perform credit card verification?

 

Yes, ACS Web Store Maker does perform credit card verification. The program will look for the correct amount of digits used in a credit card, as well as confirm that the credit card has not expired.


 

16. Where will my Secure Socket Layer be assigned?

 

Your SSL will be assigned to https://securewebexchange.com/www.yourdomain.com.


 

17. What payment methods does ACS Web Store Maker support?

ACS Web Store Maker supports Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Other, where you can offer and define the option for a different payment method