Getting Started

If you are new to the HTML document/canned email tag system, you can get an overview of tags, objects and loops here

Accessing The PreviousOrder Object

Access to this object is dependent on what document or canned email type you are trying to access the object from. Start by finding the document or canned email type you are working with from the links provided below. Follow the chart for your specified document or canned email type to see if the object is accessible, and if so, where it is located.  You may need to use a combination of loops and/or chaining to access this object. 

HTML Tags by Document Type

HTML Tags by Email Type

Accessing The PreviousOrder Tags

Assuming you have access to the PreviousOrder object, you must prefix the object's name to the required tag.

Here is a chart displaying these use cases.




Tag Name
IdThe id of the previous order.Guid
InvoiceDateThe date set as the invoice date on the previous order.Date/Time
InvoiceTotalThe calculated total of previous order.
Decimal Value
NameThe name of the previous order.Text
NumberThe system generated number of the previous order.Whole Number
OrderDateThe date set as the order date on the previous order.Date/Time