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Woocommerce Payment Gateway per Category


This plugin for woocommerce lets you select the available payment gateways for each individual category.
You can select for eacht categroy the payment gateway that will be used by checkout.
If no selection is made, then the default payment gateways are displayed.
If you for example only select paypal then only paypal will available for that product in that category by checking out.
Works on latest Woocommerce version.
This plugin allows you to improve your customer service by giving the best payment service for your customers.
This version is limited in features. (you can set payment for 1 category) Premium version is on the way

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For automatic installation:

The simplest way to install is to click on ‘Plugins’ then ‘Add’ and type ‘Woocommerce Payment Gateway per Category’ in the search field.

For manual installation 1:

  1. Login to your website and go to the Plugins section of your admin panel.
  2. Click the Add New button.
  3. Under Install Plugins, click the Upload link.
  4. Select the plugin zip file ( from your computer then click the Install Now button.
  5. You should see a message stating that the plugin was installed successfully.
  6. Click the Activate Plugin link.

For manual installation 2:

  1. You should have access to the server where WordPress is installed. If you don’t, see your system administrator.
  2. Copy the plugin zip file ( up to your server and unzip it somewhere on the file system.
  3. Copy the “woocommerce-product-payments” folder into the /wp-content/plugins directory of your WordPress installation.
  4. Login to your website and go to the Plugins section of your admin panel.
  5. Look for “woocommerce-product-payments” and click Activate.
  6. Upload plugin-name.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  7. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


What happens if i add more then one product in the shoppingcard with different selected payment gateways?

Allowed payment gateways goes before denied payment gateways. so if for example you set:
– product 1 to paypal
– product 2 to paypal & creditcard
Then both payment gateways are shown by checkout

More Information

For more information, feel free to visit the official website for this plugin: Dreamfox.


September 28, 2018
Initially did not work. Reached out to the author who replied almost immediately and resolved the problem in 2 days. Works well with multiple categories. Thanks DreamFox
August 31, 2018
Installing the plugin made my whole site go 500 error. I couldn't even turn it off, because of the said error. I had to resort to support to get rid of the plugin so my site would go back up.
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Contributors & Developers

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




  • Checked with latest version on Woocommerce and wordpress


  • Checked with latest version on Woocommerce and wordpress
  • changed deprecate function to core functionx`


  • Checked with latest version on Woocommerce and wordpress


  • Checked with latest version on Woocommerce and wordpress
  • Validate and Sanitize code as per wordpress security standard


  • Checked with latest version on Woocommerce and wordpress


  • Now plugin works with product having multiple category


  • fixed major issue


  • fixed php 7.2 ,Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object


  • Test with latest woocommerce and wordpress
  • Test and make compatible with PHP 7+


  • Update and bugfix


  • default version