Trial products allow you to reduce the charges to the customers for certain eligible products similar to discounts but within a specific period or number of uses.
Step 1. Create a new product.
Go through the motion of creating a new product by referring to the How To Create A New Product section. When asked to specify the Rating Method, select Trial.
Step 2. Specify the rate details
Now, specify the parameters of the new Trial product. If desired, click the Specify Default Rate check-box and enter the rate corresponding to the currency code that the product will be used for. Otherwise, the rate can be defined when adding the product to a package, or when provisioning it to a customer.
Refer to table 1 below for the field definitions to help you populate the trial details and then click Submit to save the changes.
Indicates how the discount rate is applied. Available options are:
Indicates if the trial can be used for a specific number of times or a certain duration.
|Max Number of Uses||
Only applicable when Limited Use is checked. This indicates the number of times that the trial will be applied to target products.
Only applicable when Limited Usage is checked.
|Products Eligible for Trial||Indicates which products are eligible for Trial and to which products rate reduction will be applied.|