This manual helps merchants to process MultiSafepay payments as quickly as possible from a OpenCart webshop. For some steps in this manual, assistance from your technical partner may be required.
We recommend you to install the plugin first on a test environment, and make sure you have made a backup.
We advise you to install the plugin through the recommended ways of the specific webshop system.
If you need any technical help, please contact us.
To use the plugin you need a MultiSafepay account. You can create a test account on https://testmerchant.multisafepay.com/signup
If you would like to set up a live account, please contact the MultiSafepay sales department:
You have installed and configured the plugin successfully. If you have any questions regarding the plugin, feel free to contact our Integration Team at [email protected]
Yes, you can process full refunds from the backend.
In the OpenCart backend navigate to Orders > Click on the Order View Button > Order History Panel. In there you will found a button that allows process a full refund of the order.
You can also refund from your MultiSafepay Control
Note: If the order status is not Completed or Shipped, you won’t see the refund button.
The OpenCart plugin offers a generic gateway. The generic gateway can be found on the plugin settings page, listed in the payment methods tab.
All of our payment methods are supported. It is possible to set the gateway code, gateway logo, gateway label, and whether the shopping cart should be included in refund transactions. Specifying whether the shopping cart should be included in refund transactions is required if the gateway code used is that of a billing suite payment method.
Similar to other gateways, it is possible to filter the generic gateway by:
Furthermore, you can set a custom initial order status.
Full refunds, partial refunds (except for billing suite payment methods), and backend orders are fully supported.
We will be describing the necessary steps to update a plugin using the extension installer tool in the backend.
Before starting this process make sure you are updating from plugin version equals or higher than 2.2.0
Adding a payment fee or Surcharge is no longer supported within the settings of the MultiSafepay plugin for OpenCart.
However, a patch can be requested. This will allow you to still add a payment fee or surcharge within the desired payment method.
Please keep in mind that the Payment Services Directive 2, also called PSD2, is now in place and may have implications on your webshop. PSD2 was first released in 2015 by the European Commission. This directive compelled the Member State to effectively intervene and regulate the payment service industry. See how applying payment fees or surcharges for your customers may affect your webshop on our PSD2 documentation page