Triggered before the call of the preliminary method prepare() of the in-cart checkout step “contact info”.


Input (passed by reference)

$params['step_id'] string Checkout step ID.
$params['result'] array Values to be passed on to the JavaScript code and the corresponding template file templates/actions/frontend/order/form/auth.html. Can be modified by plugins.
$params['data'] array Data passed to the checkout step class instance. Can be modified by plugins.
$params['data']['origin'] string Origin of the checkout class call — 'form' (complete generation of the checkout form), 'calculate' (background updating of individual parts of the form while a customer is changing values in it), or 'create' (final creation of an order after the confirmation).
$params['data']['order'] shopOrder Order properties object.
$params['data']['contact'] waContact Authorized customer properties object.
$params['data']['input'] array Data received from a POST request, session, or another source.
$params['error_step_id'] string ID of a checkout step where an error has occurred. Can be modified by plugins.
$params['errors'] array Error messages. Can be modified by plugins.
$params['errors'][]['text'] string Error message text.
… your plugin code …



Plugin code example


public function checkoutBeforeAuth(&$params)
    $customer_email = ifset($params, 'data', 'input', 'auth', 'data', 'email', '');

    if ($customer_email) {
        $customer_email = $params['data']['input']['auth']['data']['email'];
        $is_main_customer_email = shopMyPlugin::isMainCustomerEmail($customer_email);

        if (!$is_main_customer_email) {
            $main_customer_email = shopMyPlugin::getMainCustomerEmailByEmail($customer_email);
            $params['data']['input']['auth']['data']['email'] = $main_customer_email;