Using Expiration for Products provides a way to set limited access to a Product, mainly set as downloadable content or generally dependent to licence key. The Expire setup is easy through the interfaces implemented by WP Software License plugin.
As default, on order completed the system set automatically the expire details, those consist on few details:
- Subscription start date
- Expiration date
- Licence status
In specific scenarios, the expire details are required to start on a first licence key activation. This can happen anytime in the future, after the order completed. Until the key activation, the product should not be available for use:
The functionality can be controlled through the licensing panel available on a Product dashboard, when using the Expire: