The iPay88 extension plugin has the following requirements:
- WordPress Shopping Cart plugin.
- iPay88 account.
3. Extract the ZIP archive named
checkout-ipay.zip in order to be presented with a single folder named
4. Upload the
checkout-ipay folder to the
wp-content/plugins/ directory of your WordPress installation, like seen in the example image below.
Once you have installed the iPay88 extension via FTP you need to activate it.
To activate it you need to go to the normal Plugins > Installed Plugins section via your admin sidebar. There you will see the extension as a plugin listed amongst other plugins, look at the screenshot below.
Once you activate the plugin, then in “Checkout > Extensions” section, the iPay88 Payment Gateway is now available to be activated. When you hover it a red “Activate” will appear, once activated the red message on the right becomes green text stating “Installed and Activated“. The iPay88 extension is now available in the “Checkout > Configuration > Payment Methods” section.
To configure the iPay88 extension to work on your site and make payments to your account you need to go to “Checkout > Configuration > Payment Methods” section. In the Payment Methods tab you will see many options listed here, scroll until you find the “iPay88” option as seen in the screenshot below.
Firstly, on your iPay88 account you need to have your referring and return URLs activated by iPay88. Without this all the configuration below is irrelevant.
Secondly, fill out the fields accordingly. Don’t forget to select the checkbox for iPay88 in the scroll box on the far right and save the configuration when you’re done.
Specify a title/caption here which will be used to display this payment method to your customers on the front-end of your shop such as on the billing page, orders history and other sections.
2. Merchant Code
Fill in your iPay88 Merchant code which was provided to you by iPay88 when you received the account. If you are not sure about this field, please contact iPay88 for assistance.
3. Payment ID
Various different payment options are available from the iPay88 payment gateway, you can specify specifically which one to use for your shop, or leave this field blank and the customer can decide.
4. Secret Key
Fill in your iPay88 Secret Key which was provided to you by ipay88 when you received the account. If you are not sure about this field, please contact iPay88 for assistance.