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Shopify Pesapal Plugin

The detailed step by step process below explains how to add Pesapal to your Shop on Shopify to enable you to accept payments using Mobile money (MPESA, Airtel, Voda MPESA, Tigo Pesa, Various Mobile banking apps) and Cards (Visa, MasterCard and American Express).

STEP 1: CREATE A PESAPAL ACCOUNT

  • Visit https://www.pesapal.com/dashboard/account/register/
  • Select "Business"
  • Enter your Business Registration details and click "Create Business Account"
  • You will then recieve Two Emails, one for activating your Pesapal Account and the other will contain your Consumer Key and Secret (Keep this close as you will need them in the next step)


STEP 2: INSTALL PESAPAL ON YOUR SHOPIFY ACCOUNT

  • Create a Shopify Account if you have not already done so.
  • Follow the link below To Install the Pesapal Payment Gateway to your Shopify Account. https://www.shopify.com/login?redirect=%2Fadmin%2Fauthorize_gateway%2F1052207. You will be asked to login. (Enter your shop name, email and password to proceed)
  • Click "Install Payment Provider" to install Pesapal Payments.
  • Scroll down to "Alternative Payments" and Select Pesapal. (In case you do not see "Alternative Payments", Go to Settings-> Payments and select "Pesapal" from the "Alternative Payments" drop down.
  • Enter your Consumer Key And secret as (you should have received on your email when creating your Pesapal account) and press save.
 

STEP 3: START YOUR ENGINES.

If you have reached this far, give your self a pat.
  • Go tohttps://payments.pesapal.com/shopify, click "Get started" and then login using your Pesapal username and password.
  • Enter the name of your Shopify Shop e.g MyDuka, Enter your Pesapal consumer Key and Secret and press save. (Pesapal sends you your consumer key and secret the moment you register your business account. You can also resend your self your Consumer Key and Secret by logging into your Pesapal account, and clicking "Resend API credentials" to your email)
  • Once your shop is added successfully, your customers will now be able to make payments via Pesapal upon checkout of your shop.
 
NOTE: Don't forget to setup up IPN by going to Your Pesapal dashboard -> Account Settings-> IPN Settings: and enter the following details.

 

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