After being recorded, the status of the referral order will be set as Pending, merchant will then decide if the referral is valid or not.
Here, there are two options for the merchant to choose from, based on the real situation of the order:
Denied (red cross): the commission will be rejected and not be sent.
Approved (green check mark): the commission for the order is validated for the affiliate, and ready to be sent (process payment).
NOTE: In case the merchant wants theorders to be automatically approved without being reviewed, enable Auto approve orders feature by going to Settings > General > Others > switch on Auto approve orders.