Your store can be configured to allow guests purchases, or to require that customers register with your store before making a purchase. . Customers who sign up for an account with your store move through checkout faster and can track the status of their orders.
Customer Account Login
To set your checkout preference:
- From the Admin menu, select System > Configuration.
- In the Configuration panel on the left, under Sales, select Checkout.
- Click to expand the Checkout Options section.
- Then, set Allow Guest Checkout to your preferred setting.
- When complete, click the Save Config button.