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Pending Payment Reminder for WooCommerce


An order can be remain unpaid due to technical issues site was experiencing or customer left the process.
Using the plugin, you can get a list of orders with pending payment status and send out a reminder email on a button click.

“Pay Now” button is automatically added in emails sent out.

Reminder email templates can be modified through
* Settings > Emails > Payment Reminder

If you’d like to send out reminder emails through a 3rd party mailing solution, you can also export list of pending payment orders to CSV.


  • Email Integration
  • CSV Exports


In order to Install and start using Pending Payment Reminder for WooCommerce, you need to have following requirements.

PHP Minimum Version 5.4
WordPress Minimum Version 4.0
WooCommerce Minimum Version 3.0
MySQL Permissions CREATE TABLE permission required


Manual Installation (via Admin Interface)

  • Click Download and download .zip file to your computer.
  • Click Plugins > Add New page on your WordPress Admin menu.
  • Choose upload.
  • Select your downloaded .zip file from computer and click Upload.
  • When upload is complete, click ‘Activate Plugin’ button.

Manual Installation (via FTP)

  • Click Download and download .zip file to your computer.
  • Unzip your downloaded .zip file to a local folder.
  • Using an FTP client, upload your local folder contents into your WordPress installation’s /wp-content/plugins directory (e.g. /wp-content/plugins/order-reports)
  • Visit Plugins page on your WordPress Admin and click Activate for “Pending Payment Reminder for WooCommerce”” plugin.


  • Reminder email with “Pay Now” button.
  • List of orders with pending payment status


Who should use this plugin?

If your site having orders with pending payment status on a regular basis, or if it’s already have some from history, plugin would be a good fit for your site.

How to send out reminders?

All you need is to click paper plane icon. Email with payment information should arrive in customer email box instantly.

Is it only or pending orders?

Plugin lists orders with status ‘on-hold’ and ‘pending’ only. Asking for user confirmation, on-hold orders are converted to pending before sending out the email, so payment becomes available.

How to know last time I sent payment reminder email?

Date information for last time you sent out payment reminder will be shown in “Last reminder” column.


January 24, 2023
Hi, I checked the plugin and I saw these problems :1) When you click on the order number, it doesn’t go to the order detail2) When you click a second time on an order, it displays in the last reminder date cell : “undefined NaN NaN:aN”3) Email heading and Additional content are not taken into account when we try to change the content of the reminder email.4) We can’t customize the email with Kadence email designer
December 9, 2022
I do not see the purpose of this plugin. Not updated for a year
September 12, 2021
after many plugins that i have tried, the plugin is the one on the market at the moment
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Contributors & Developers

“Pending Payment Reminder for WooCommerce” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Added translation file


  • Initial release