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This panel displays the list of subscriptions assigned to this account directly or via products) that match your search query.

You can manage these subscriptions and assign more subscriptions to the account.

Subscription list

For each subscription record, the following information is shown:

Status

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The status of the assigned subscription:

  • Pending – subscriptions that are not yet active and will be activated in the future.
  • Active – currently active subscriptions (the account is billed for these subscriptions).
  • Closed – subscriptions that have already been closed.

Name

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The subscription name which is also the link that leads you to the Edit subscription dialog. Under the name, you can see the standard subscription fee per customer’s billing period.

Name for end users

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The subscription name that end users will see on their self-care web interface.

Current fee

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The amount of money that is charged for the current billing period.

Next fee

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The amount of money that will be charged for the next billing period.

Periodic fee adjustment

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This shows whether you increase or reduce a recurring fee for this account.

  • No adjustment – the standard subscription fee is applied. Even if the default discount is set for the customer, this discount will not apply to this specific subscription.
  • Default customer discount – the default discount that is set for the customer will be applied to the subscription, e.g., “Discount 10% (default)”. With this option, even if the default discount is not currently set, it will be applied to this subscription once set for the customer in the future.
  • Discount – a fixed discount amount or a discount rate is applied to this specific subscription, e.g., “Discount 15%”.
  • Upcharge – a fixed amount or an upcharge rate is applied to this specific subscription to increase the subscription fee, e.g., “Upcharge 8 USD”.

Activation date

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This shows the date when the subscription is activated.

Note that subscription activation depends on subscription settings:

  • Subscriptions with the At the given start date activation become active at the start date that is set while assigning the subscription to the account.
  • Subscriptions with the Upon the account’s first usage activation become active on either the start date that is set while assigning the subscription to the account or at the account’s first usage date – whichever comes later.

Note that if an activation fee is defined for a subscription, it’s applied on the activation date.

Billed to

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The end date of the billing period to which the subscription applies.

Start date

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The date when the subscription should be activated. This date is set when assigning the subscription to the account.

Finish date

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The closing date of the subscription.

Product/commitment

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If a subscription is applied within a specific product or commitment, you can see the corresponding product/commitment name here, which is also a link to the product/commitment page.

How to add a subscription

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To assign a subscription directly to the account:

  1. Click Add on the toolbar.
  2. Fill in the information in the Add subscription dialog:
    • Name – select the subscription from the dropdown list.
    • Name visible to end users – type a clear subscription name that end users will see on their self-care interface.
    • Start date – choose a desired subscription activation date (by default, the current date is set). Click Calendar calendar-1 and set the date, or type it in the “yyyy-mm-dd” format (2022-09-07).
    • Finish date – optionally, choose a subscription closing date (the finish date is not set by default). Click Calendar calendar-1 and set the date, or type it in the “yyyy-mm-dd” format (2022-09-10).

      Add subscription to list

    • Periodic fee adjustment – you can choose whether to apply the default customer discount (if it’s set for the сustomer), a specific discount/upcharge, or to not adjust the periodic fee at all. You can choose one of the following options:
      • No adjustment – the standard subscription fee will be applied (even if the default customer discount is set for the customer).
      • Default customer discount (default) – a discount defined for the customer in the Set default discount dialog will be applied to the subscription fee, e.g., 10%.
      • Discount – select this option if you want to set a specific discount for this subscription. Specify the fixed discount amount or discount rate in the corresponding field, e.g., “Discount 15%”. A 100% discount means “free service”.
      • Upcharge – select this option if you want to apply an upcharge that increases the standard subscription fee. Specify a fixed amount or an upcharge rate in the corresponding field, e.g., “Upcharge 8 USD”.
    • Charging period – select the charging period if the multi-month prepaid plan is configured for the subscription charged in advance, e.g., 5 months.

      Add subscription

    • Current fee – this is a read-only field that shows the subscription periodic fee that is charged each billing period.
  3. Click Save.

How to remove a subscription

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You can remove only subscriptions assigned directly and that haven’t been activated yet (that have been assigned but are pending activation).

Click Delete delete next to the subscription in the list and click Delete in the confirmation dialog.

How to review and edit subscription details

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You can edit only pending and active subscriptions. To edit a subscription, select a specific subscription from the list and click its name.

The Edit subscription dialog opens with the details of the subscription. You can change:

To cancel a subscription assigned directly, set the subscription closing date in the Finish date field.

Edit subscription

Customize the panel

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  • Change table settings – click Settings oc0IIr95AAAAAElFTkSuQmCC in the title bar to customize columns and change row style.
  • Re-order the columns – drag-and-drop the column headers right or left to place the columns in the order you want.
  • Re-order the rows – click click Arrow (or QsIBqAAAAABJRU5ErkJggg==) next to the column header to re-sort the rows. For example, the Subscription list panel displays subscriptions in alphabetical order. You can re-sort them in the reverse order.
  • Change the default number of results globally – use the Number of results dropdown list in the upper right corner to adjust the maximum number of rows that appear on the panel. By default, the panel displays 25 rows. Once the number is changed, it’s automatically saved, so the same number of rows is shown for PortaBilling entities, e.g., customer, account, reseller, etc.

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