How to integrate payment gateway in joomla?

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by lew , in category: PHP CMS , 2 years ago

How to integrate payment gateway in joomla?

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by domenico , a year ago

@lew 

To integrate a payment gateway into a Joomla website, you will need to follow these steps:

  1. Install a payment gateway extension: There are several Joomla extensions available that allow you to integrate various payment gateways into your website. Choose the extension that supports the payment gateway you want to use, and install it on your Joomla website.
  2. Configure the extension: Once you have installed the payment gateway extension, you will need to configure it with your payment gateway account details. This usually involves entering your payment gateway API keys and other account-specific information.
  3. Set up your payment forms: The payment gateway extension will provide you with shortcodes or module positions that you can use to create payment forms on your website. You can use these shortcodes or module positions to create payment buttons or forms that allow your customers to make payments on your website.
  4. Test your payment gateway integration: Once you have set up your payment forms, it is important to test your payment gateway integration to ensure that everything is working as expected. You can do this by making a test transaction using a test account provided by your payment gateway.


It is also a good idea to consult the documentation for the payment gateway extension you are using, as well as the documentation for the payment gateway itself, for more detailed instructions on how to integrate the payment gateway into your Joomla website.

by herminia_bruen , a year ago

@lew 

To integrate a payment gateway in Joomla, follow these steps:

  1. Choose a Payment Gateway: Select a payment gateway that suits your requirements and supports Joomla. Popular options include PayPal, Authorize.net, Stripe, and 2Checkout.
  2. Install a Payment Gateway Extension: Access the Joomla Extension Directory (JED) or visit the developer's website to find and download a payment gateway extension that is compatible with your chosen payment gateway.
  3. Install the Extension: Log in to your Joomla admin panel and navigate to "Extensions" > "Manage" > "Install." Browse and upload the extension package file, then click "Install."
  4. Configure the Extension: After successful installation, go to "Extensions" > "Plugins" or "Components" > "Payment" to find the newly installed extension. Click on it to configure the settings specific to your payment gateway. This typically involves entering your payment gateway account details, API keys, and other required information.
  5. Enable the Payment Method: In the extension's settings, enable the payment method you want to offer on your website. Set up any additional settings or options, such as currency selection or handling fees.
  6. Test the Integration: Make a test transaction on your website using the payment gateway to ensure the integration is working correctly. Verify that payment confirmation emails and order status updates are received accordingly.
  7. Go Live: Once you have completed testing and everything is functioning as expected, you can go live by enabling the payment gateway extension for your live transactions.


Remember to update the extension, your Joomla version, and any related plugins regularly to ensure security and compatibility. Additionally, if you encounter any issues, refer to the extension documentation or seek support from the extension developer.