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Samsung Developer Program

Updating an In-App Item

After registering a consumable, non-consumable, or non-recurring subscription item, you can update its: title, description, standard price, local price, and whether to apply phone bill payment.

Note: Auto-recurring subscription items cannot be updated.

To update an in-app item for an IAP-integrated app:

  • After some actions, a notice popup window is displayed that requires clicking a button (such as OK).
    Notice that popup steps are NOT indicated in this procedure.

  • To see help text, hover the mouse over a field's Comments icon Comments_Icon.png,
    click Show Tip: On (info tips for all fields), or toggle-click an individual field's Info Tip icon Info_Icon.png  

  1. Log in to Samsung Seller Office via your commercial seller account.
  2. Select your IAP-integrated app:
    1. In the menu bar, click Applications > My applications
      Apps_MyApps_Page_Update.png
       
    2. In the My Applications page, locate your app in the list:

      In-App_Item_Update_For_Sale.png
      1. Click your app's For Sale
        IAP_Page_Red_Update.png
         
      2. In its Application Details page, click the In App Purchase menu tab
         
  3. Update in-app item information:
    1. In the list of in-app items, locate the item to be updated and click [its Item Title]
    2. Update the in-app item information:
      Update_Item_Popup.png

Update the following required field entries:
NOTE:  All information should be entered in English. Item ID and Item Type cannot be updated.

 

Item Title

Name of the in-app item (English letters, Korean letters, numbers, spaces, and certain special characters (period, dash, and underscore), fewer than 100 bytes) unique among all item names in the item group.

Users will be able to see the item name in the Samsung Unified Payment window when they purchase in-app items.

 

Description

Brief explanation of the item

 

Price

The standard price (USD 0 to USD 400) of the in-app item

NOTE: For an auto-recurring subscription item: a value of 0 (zero) cannot be entered, and its standard price cannot be updated after the item is registered.

After entering a value, set the value by clicking Apply.

For details about in-app item pricing, see the In-App Item Pricing and Payment Options section.

  1. For each country, manage your in-app item's local price, and either enable or do not enable user payment via their phone bill.

Caution: Ensure each country has a suitable local price. Each local price will only be in effect after your app and the in-app item are certified for distribution.

Note:  For each country, you have the following options:

  • Do not enable phone bill payment and either:
    • Accept the default local price (based on the standard price and the exchange rate or a price set by country price requirements).
    • Enter your own local price (subject to country price requirements).
  • Enable phone bill payment (when available) and either:
    • Accept the default local price (which is the phone bill nearest to the default local price).
    • Select another available phone bill price as the local price.

Note:   For details about the payment method applied to each country, see the Seller Office Terms and Conditions link at the bottom of the web page.

  1. Click the unfold button on the right hand side of the Price by each country title.
  2. When not enabling phone bill payment:
    In-App_Item_No_Phone_Bill_update.png
     
    1. Review the local price for the country.
    2. If the default local price is not suitable, enter a suitable price.
      Note: If your new price is below the country minimum, the price will be changed to the minimum.
      If a notice is displayed that your entry does not meet country price requirements, either accept the automatically entered price or enter another price.
    3. Go to step 3.d to complete the registration of the in-app item.
  3. To enable phone bill payment:
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    1. Checkmark Payment Method: Phone Bill (Premium SMS/Carrier Billing) 
    2. For each country in which to make phone bill payment available:

      In-App_Item_Apply_Phone_Bill.png

      1. Checkmark Apply Phone Bill.
      2. Review the new default local price, which is the phone bill price nearest to the original default local price.
      3. Review the equivalent USD price.
      4. If either the new default local price or the USD price is not suitable, select a suitable phone bill price.
  1. Complete the updating of the in-app item by clicking Save
    NOTE: The changes will be applied without you having to take further action.  No submission for certification is needed.