Create custom visual force receipt templates

The Canadian tax receipting package includes three receipt templates native in the package but additonal customizations can be accommodated.  The custom visual force pages, along with custom  that controls the layout and structure of the receipt.  Based on your organization needs you can duplicate the visual force pages to create multiple unique receipt templates.

Receipt Template 1 - Receipt Double

Receipt template 1 has space for an acknowledgment letter at the top of the page and two copies of the receipt horizontally on the bottom of the page.  To use this receipt template use the visual force page called Receipt double

Receipt template 2 - receipt single

Receipt template 2 has space for an acknowledgment letter at the top of the page and a single copy of the receipt on the bottom of the page.  To use this receipt template use the visual force page called Receipt single

Receipt template 3 - receipt with description and benefit

Receipt template 3 has space for an acknowledgment letter at the top of the page and a single copy of the receipt with the fields for Amount, Benefit value and Tax Deductible Amount on the bottom of the page.  To use this receipt template use the visual force page called Receipt with description and benefit

Select the receipt template

Select the receipt template

Click on the name of the receipt template that you want to replicate.

Copy receipt template code

Highlight the Vsualforce mark up in its entirety.

Create new visualforce page

Create a new Visualforce page.

1 - Name the template.  The name of the template must include underscores. For example: One_time_donations

2 - Add a description

3 - Paste the Visualforce code

Once you save this new template it will be ready to set up on the receipt template in the receipt settings.