Checkout: BluePay 2.0 (Redirect)
WordPress Shopping Cart plugin: BluePay 2.0 Redirect
The BluePay 2.0 Redirect extension plugin has the following requirements:
- WordPress Shopping Cart plugin.
- BluePay account.
3. Extract the ZIP archive named
checkout-bluepay.zip in order to be presented with a single folder named
4. Upload the
checkout-bluepay folder to the
wp-content/plugins/ directory of your WordPress installation, like seen in the example image below.
Once you have installed the BluePay 2.0 Redirect 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 BluePay 2.0 Redirect 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 BluePay 2.0 Redirect extension is now available in the “Checkout > Configuration > Payment Methods” section.
To configure the BluePay 2.0 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 “BluePay 2.0 Redirect” option as seen in the screenshot below. Fill out the fields accordingly. Don’t forget to select the checkbox for BluePay 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.
Fill in your BluePay Merchant ID which was provided to you by BluePay when you received the account. If you are not sure about this field, please contact BluePay for assistance.
3. Secret Key
Fill in your BluePay Secret Key which was provided to you by BluePay when you received the account. If you are not sure about this field, please contact BluePay for assistance.
This is simply the connection mode to distinguish between a live/production and test/staging account. the Test option is essentially the exact same thing as the Live option, bar the fact that transactions made in Test mode are not actually processed, meaning no actual money is involved.