BadgeOS LearnDash Gateway - Overview

Installation/Setup:

Following are the step by step instructions to setup BadgeOS Learndash Gateway:

  • Install and activate the BadgeOS plugin.
  • Install and activate Learndash plugin.
  • Install and activate BadgeOS Learndash Gateway.
  • New settings options will be added on the BadgeOS settings in the section BadgeOS LearnDash Gateway Setting.

Note: This addon is only related to BadgeOS Points and it has nothing to do with the achievements.



General Settings:

Allow Unlocking courses:

This option allows the user to make the course accessible, by using the BadgeOS points.

Steps:

Following are the steps to enable course unlocking feature using BadgeOS points:

  • Go to BadgeOS > Settings >  BadgeOS LearnDash Gateway Setting.
  • Enable Allow Unlocking courses option.
  • Enable Course Points option from Add/Edit course page.
  • Insert points for the course access in the Course Points Access field.
  • Now user can access the course by redeeming through the BadgeOS points.

Redeem only remaining points/credits:

If this option is enabled then Learndash points will be used for redeeming any remaining points from BadgeOS points. Otherwise, all required points will be used from BadgeOS points.

Steps:

Following are the steps to allow students/users to redeem all the remaining points:

  • Go to BadgeOS > Settings > BadgeOS LearnDash Gateway Setting.
  • Enable Redeem only remaining points/Credit option.
  • It will consider your Learndash points first and then add the remaining points from BadgeOS points to fulfill the required amount of points to unlock courses.

Allow Unlock Lessons:

This option helps the user to unlock the drip lesson feature with the help of BadgeOS points.

Steps:

Following are the steps to enable drip lessons feature using BadgeOS points:

  • Go to BadgeOS  > Settings > BadgeOS LearnDash Gateway Setting.
  • Enable Allow Unlock Lessons option.
  • On Edit Lesson page Insert required points to the un-drip lesson in Undrip Lesson Credit meta-box.

  • Make sure it is a drip feed lesson with these options Make Lesson visible X Days After Sign-up or Make Lesson Visible on Specific Date.

Buy courses using BadgeOS points:

This option allows the user to buy the course, by using the BadgeOS points.

Steps:

Following are the steps to allow the user to buy a course using BadgeOS points:

  • Go to BadgeOS > Settings > BadgeOS LearnDash Gateway Setting.
  • Enable Buy courses using BadgeOS Points option.
  • On edit/add course page, insert points required for the course purchase in the BadgeOS Buy Course Points meta-box.

  • Now user can buy the course by redeeming through the BadgeOS points.

Note: Course Price Type should be “Buy Now” only.

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