FasterPay Opencart plugin
FasterPay partners with Opencart to allow merchants anywhere in the world to start taking payments.
- In order to use the FasterPay Opencart plugin, you need to have an active Opencart website.
- You’ll also need a FasterPay account. You can register here: FasterPay SignUp.
Step 1: Set up your shop
You can start setting up your shop using the instructions from Opencart getting started tutorial.
Step 2: Download the FasterPay Opencart plugin
- Open FasterPay Opencart Github Page, and download the latest release:
Step 3: Install the plugin
- Upload the plugin into your Opencart extensions directory, preserving the folder name module-opencart using an FTP client of your choice.
Log into your Opencart administration, navigate to your Extensions section, activate FasterPay.
Activate FasterPay for Opencart plugin
Step 4: Configure the plugin
- Go to Opencart Extensions -> Payments.
- Select FasterPay in Payment Methods, click on Edit and and fill out all fields.
- To start testing instantly on your Opencart store, enable Test Mode in your FasterPay Business Area. How to enable Test Mode.
- Go to the Integration tab on the left of your account and here are your Test integration keys. Enter the Test Private and Public Keys in the respective fields in the above screen and select “Yes” for Test Mode.
- Optionally, you can also configure success URL for the module. If success URL is empty, after the payment process, user will be redirected to http://[your.domain]/?route=checkout/success.
- Click on Save to confirm the settings and you are now ready to test your integration for FasterPay.
Step 5: Configure pingbacks in FasterPay
Once you have configured the FasterPay module, you have to update the pingback URL in your Business Model Settings.
For new account, Business Model settings can be enabled by disabling Test Mode.
Following URLs should be used in order to receive the pingbacks in test and live environments.
Step 6: Let’s Go Live!
The following steps are needed to be completed in order to go live with FasterPay.
Complete your Business Account Settings
You can complete your Business Profile and Model using your FasterPay Advisor Ernest here.
Once your Business is approved by our Internal Teams, you should see the following on your FasterPay Business Area.
Enable your Store with FasterPay Live keys
To set your store live for accepting payments, you can simply go to your FasterPay Business Area, in the top right corner find the Test Mode switcher, disable the Test Mode switcher.
Grab the keys from the API Configuration Page in Business area and update the keys in your Opencart Store as indicated in Step 4. Make sure you set Test Mode to “No” in your module config.
Once these steps are complete, you can now start processing live payments on your Opencart store.