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On 2/22/2021 at 11:19 AM, beckypearcedesigns said:

I'm trying to figure out how to stop people placing orders for a couple of weeks so I can catch up and maybe have a day off!

I recommend that you add an announcement bar to explain the temporary closure to potential customers first. It is also a good idea to export your products to a CSV file and set the inventory levels to zero. This will prevent anyone adding items to the cart.

An alternative measure is to hide all the 'Add to Cart' buttons so that products cannot be added to the cart, but if anyone has already added an item to the cart, it will remain there and can be checked out at any time - unless you zero the stock level.

To hide the Add to Cart buttons on Your Squarespace 7.0 site, navigate to one of your products and then open Site Styles.

Scroll down to the PRODUCTS: ADD TO CART BUTTON section and then uncheck Show Button 

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Note that this option isn’t available on Squarespace 7.1 so anyone else reading this will need to use Custom CSS to hide the buttons.

I hope this helps.

-Paul

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On 5/13/2022 at 10:48 AM, NMD75 said:

Hi 

It looks like the PRODUCTS under Site Styles is no longer there... do you have any idea if there is still a way to hide the button??

If you share link to a product, we can give the code to hide add to cart button

Email me if you have need any help (free, of course.). Answer within 24 hours. 
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11 hours ago, Carlena said:

but now can't find the PRODUCTS in the site syles as detailed in your instructions.

You are on v7.1. As @paul2009 mentions in his updated post you need to use CSS to hide as v7.1 doesn't have settings for this effect in Styles.

Add the following to Store Settings > Advanced > Page Header Code Injection for the store page. Please see per-page code injection.

<style>

  .ProductItem-details .sqs-add-to-cart-button-wrapper {
  
    display : none;
    
    }
    
  </style>

Let us know how it goes.

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