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Setting Up the PayFast Payment Plugin

In order to configure your PayFast plugin, navigate to Settings > Plugins > Payment Processors.

Click PayFast in the drop-down.

Supported Features:

One-Time PaymentsRecurringRefunds

If you are utilizing PayFast, it is recommended to mark Yes next to In Signup so that your clients can pay with PayFast during the signup and payment process.

Other Options:

Field Name Description
One-Time PaymentsSelect YES if you want to allow customers to make one-time payments through this payment processor.
Available in Profile Billing TabThis plugin is available to admins in the user's profile billing tab.
Merchant IDYour PayFast Merchant ID.
Merchant KeyYour PayFast Merchant Key.
PassphraseYour PayFast Passphrase.
Source IP Security CheckSelect to ensure the callback comes from a PayFast IP.
Test ModeSelect YES if you want to use Testing server, so no actual monetary transactions are made.
Signup NameSelect the name to display in the signup process for this payment type. Example: eCheck or Credit Card.

Updated on: 08/03/2023

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