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MPower Woocommerce Payment Gateway

Description

This is a MPowerpayment gateway for Woocommerce.

To signup for MPower visit their website by clicking here

MPower Woocommerce Payment Gateway allows you to accept payment on your Woocommerce store, MPower Payments supports the following payment methods Mobile Wallets, Credit & Debit Cards, FCB Speedbank, Vouchers & Bank Transfers.

With this MPower Woocommerce Payment Gateway plugin, you will be able to accept the following payment methods in your shop:

  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Mobile Wallet

Note

This plugin is meant to be used by merchants in Ghana.

Plugin Features

  • Accept payment via Mobile Money, Credit Cards, and Debit Card.
  • Seamless integration into the WooCommerce checkout page.
  • Add Ghana Cedi currency symbol. To select it go to go to WooCommerce > Settings from the left hand menu, then click General from the top tab. From Currency select Ghana Cedi, then click on Save Changes for your changes to be effected.
  • Send SMS notification to customer on successful payment. This feature has to be enabled and configured before it will work, you will need a SMS API.

Suggestions / Feature Request

If you have suggestions or a new feature request, feel free to get in touch with me via email elnino.akin@gmail.com

You can also add me on Facebook http://facebook.com/deluakin

Installation

Automatic Installation

  • Login to your WordPress Admin area
  • Go to “Plugins > Add New” from the left hand menu
  • In the search box type “Woocommerce MPower Payment Plugin”
  • From the search result you will see “Woocommerce MPower Payment Plugin” click on “Install Now” to install the plugin
  • A popup window will ask you to confirm your wish to install the Plugin.

Note:

If this is the first time you’ve installed a WordPress Plugin, you may need to enter the FTP login credential information. If you’ve installed a Plugin before, it will still have the login information. This information is available through your web server host.

  • Click “Proceed” to continue the installation. The resulting installation screen will list the installation as successful or note any problems during the install.
  • If successful, click “Activate Plugin” to activate it.
  • Open the settings page for WooCommerce and click the “Payment Gateways,” tab.
  • Click on the sub tab for “MPower”.
  • Configure your “MPower” settings. See below for details.

Manual Installation

  1. Download the plugin zip file
  2. Login to your WordPress Admin. Click on “Plugins > Add New” from the left hand menu.
  3. Click on the “Upload” option, then click “Choose File” to select the zip file from your computer. Once selected, press “OK” and press the “Install Now” button.
  4. Activate the plugin.
  5. Open the settings page for WooCommerce and click the “Payment Gateways,” tab.
  6. Click on the sub tab for “MPower”.
  7. Configure your “MPower” settings. See below for details.

Configure the plugin

To configure the plugin, go to WooCommerce > Settings from the left hand menu, then click “Payment Gateways” from the top tab. You should see “MPower” as an option at the top of the screen. Click on it to configure the payment gateway.

You can select the radio button next to the MPower from the list of payment gateways available to make it the default gateway.

  • Enable/Disable – check the box to enable MPower Payment Gateway.
  • Title – allows you to determine what your customers will see this payment option as on the checkout page.
  • Description – controls the message that appears under the payment fields on the checkout page. Here you can list the types of cards you accept.
  • Master Key – enter your Master Key given to you by MPower
  • Live Private Key – enter your Live API Private Key given to you by MPower
  • Live Token – enter your Live API Token given to you by MPower
  • Test Private Key – enter your Test API Private Key given to you by MPower
  • Test Token – enter your Test API Token given to you by MPower
  • Sandbox – Tick this to enable sandbox mode, remember to untick this if you are ready to accepting live payment on your site.
  • Click on Save Changes for the changes you made to be effected.

FAQ

What Do I Need To Use The Plugin
  1. You need to have Woocommerce plugin installed and activated on your WordPress site.
  2. You need to signup on MPower to get Master Key, Private Key and Token(https://app.mpowerpayments.com/signup)

Reviews

April 10, 2017
But it's been a year since updates on the plugin..Do you guys still provide support for the plugin?
September 3, 2016
The Products on my website [ link redacted, please do not post links in reviews ] is in USD however, when a client is redirected, the currency changes to GHC (Ghana Cedis). How can this be fixed?
September 3, 2016
Simple Down to Earth plugin with great and easy to understand User Interface. Thanks for the plugin. It saved me alot of time. I wish the payment gateway services in Ghana saw it important to make WordPress plugins for the not so Tech-Savvy clients they have in Ghana. Thanks Again.
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Contributors & Developers

“MPower Woocommerce Payment Gateway” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

2.0.0

  • Added SMS notification functionality.

1.0.1

  • Added settings link.

1.0.0

  • First release