WooCommerce UBA Instant Bills Payment Gateway

Description

This is UBA Instant Bills Pay Payment Gateway for WooCommerce.
Instant Bills Pay is an online collection platform that allows customers to pay bills and make payments for goods and services online, anytime, anywhere.
It is Swift, Secure and Simple.
The platform allows you collect payment online. Customers have the flexibility to make payments 24/7 and you will be able to download customized reports, in line with the business needs.
To get a merchant account visit UBA website by clicking here
With this WooCommerce UBA Payment Gateway plugin, you will be able to accept the following payment methods in your shop:
• MasterCard
• Visa
• Mobile Wallet
• PayAttitude

NOTE

This plugin is currently meant to be used by merchants in these countries (Burkina Faso,Benin,Congo DR,Congo Brazzaville,Cote D’Ivoire,Cameroon,Gabon,Ghana,Guinea,Kenya,Liberia,Mozambique,Nigeria,Sierra Leone ,Senegal,Chad,Tanzania,Uganda,Zambia).

PLUGIN FEATURES

• Accept payment via MasterCard, Visa,mobile wallets and PayAttitude.
• Seamless integration into the WooCommerce checkout page.
• Instant transaction notification via emails and SMS
• Prevent Fraud – Confirm payment from uba reporting portal before approving on woocommerce.
• Secure transactions, using one of the highest Secure Socket Layer Encryption systems, and this is same for our payment gateway which is PCIDSS compliant. PCIDSS means Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards, and they set the standards on Data Security for Card transactions
• Receive Payments Quickly – Your funds are automatically deposited into your merchant bank account instantly. However Visa/MasterCard transaction are deposited within two business days.
• Compatible with various mobile devices

Contributors & Developers

Developed by: Emmanuel Adu-Asare
Email: adu-asare@browsegh.com

Suggestions / Feature Request

If you have suggestions or a new feature request, feel free to get in touch with me via the contact form on my website here

You can also follow me on facebook! @emmaaduasare

Screenshots

  • ubainstantbillpay Woocommerce Payment Gateway setting page

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 UBA Payment Gateway”
• From the search result you will see “WooCommerce UBA Payment Gateway” 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 “Chechout,” tab.
• Click on the sub tab for “ubainstantbillpay”.
• Configure your “ubainstantbillpay” settings. See below for details.

Manual Installation

• Download the plugin zip file
• Login to your WordPress Admin. Click on “Plugins > Add New” from the left hand menu.
• 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.
• Activate the plugin.
• Open the settings page for WooCommerce and click the “Checkout,” tab.
• Click on the sub tab for “ubainstantbillpay”.
• Configure your “ubainstantbillpay” settings. See below for details.

Configure the plugin

To configure the plugin, go to WooCommerce > Settings from the left hand menu, then click “Checkout” from the top tab. You should see “ubainstantbillpay” 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 ubainstantbillpay from the list of payment gateways available to make it the default gateway.

• Enable/Disable – check the box to enable ubainstantbillpay 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.
• Merchant ID – enter your Merchant ID on the Instant Bills Pay Platform.
• Base URL – The base URL for ubainstantbillpay client payment. Replace “xx” in the default url with your country code.
• Shop Name – Enter your shop name. This will be displayed on ubainstantbillpay payment engine.
• Return Page – URL of success/failed page.
• Click on Save Changes for the changes you made to be effected.

FAQ

Do I need a merchant account before I can use the ubainstantbillpay WooCommerce gateway plugin?

• Yes. In order to use this plugin you will need a merchant services account with UBA. For more information, please visit UBA Website. If you already have a merchant account set up, chances are the gateway will integrate with it. Send an email: adu-asare@browsegh.com or call our office: +233 272 12 85 13 to find out more.

What is the cost for the gateway plugin?

• This plugin is a FREE download with no annual fee or maintenance fee charge. However, transactions involving Visa and MasterCard has a service charge. This is per merchant agreement with ubainstantbillpay.

Contributors & Developers

“WooCommerce UBA Instant Bills Payment Gateway” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors