Merchant Partners processes credit card and electronic check payments for Internet merchants. The instructions below describe how to configure your Mal's E-commerce shopping cart to send credit card requests to the Merchant Partners gateway for processing using the "Custom Gateway" form.
Getting Started In order to configure your cart, you first need to have created accounts with both Mal's and Merchant Partners. You will need your Merchant Partners AcctID and your Mal's E-commerce UserID to complete this process.
Parameters Log into your Admin screen on Mal's and go to "Cart set-up". In "SHOPPING CART SET-UP", under "PAYMENTS", click "PAYMENT GATEWAY SETUP". In "PAYMENT GATEWAY SETUP" click on "Custom - Set up a custom payment gateway".
On the "GENERIC GATEWAY SETUP" screen, you need to enter the following parameters:
Posting to the gateway Enter the link URL for the gateway (with https:// or http:// at the font):
Should the action be a POST or a GET request:
FIXED VALUE FIELDS Start by entering the hidden form fields. These fields have values that are the same for every order. They will include a field with your Merchant Partners AcctID and information about the transaction method you are using.
SHOPPING CART FIELDS Next we include the data from the cart.
Total value of the order
Customer's Unique ID (Shopper ID)
Invoice to name
Invoice to company
Invoice to address
Invoice to city
Invoice to state
Invoice to ZIP/Postal code
Invoice to country
Ship to name
Ship to address
Ship to city
Ship to state
Ship to ZIP/Postal code
Ship to country
SUBMIT BUTTON The submit button may need a name and it will always need a value, for example, "CONTINUE".
SAMPLE HTML Click the sample page generator to test your interface.
Return link to the cart Makes a silent POST, GET or redirect to the cart Does not link back
where a successful sale is indicated by a result of
OTHER RETURNED DATA
THE RESULT PAGES The cart will present a Thank you or Declined page.
You should use HTML and include <head> and <body> tags. You can also include returned values from the gateway using the syntax #field_name#
Thank you page:
And a common signature to appear at the bottom of either:
TESTING Be sure to test your cart before accepting live transactions. You can test with your Merchant Partners AcctID while it is in test mode, or use the test acctID "TEST0" to confirm that your configuration is set up correctly. Be sure to switch your acctID back to your live account before processing live orders.
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