May 052014

WordPress eStore Plugin Payment Gateway tutorial shows you how to set up additional payment gateways to your shopping cart.

Last Updated: June 7, 2021

Latest News: Updated the documentation.

What You Need:

  • WordPress eStore (Note: This is an affiliated link = I get a small commission if you make a purchase.)

WordPress eStore Plugin Payment Gateway

Remember: Check all your options before you save them. Run the sandbox settings for further testing before you publish your shopping cart. This plugin has many features to setup.

General Payment Gateway Settings

Step 1 ) Go to WP eStore -> Settings -> Payment Gateway Settings to set up the following.

  • Use Multiple Payment Gateways.
  • Redirect to Manual Checkout For Zero Amount Purchase.


PayPal Settings

Step 2 ) The following image PayPal Settings allows you to set up the following.

  • Use PayPal Payment Gateway
  • PayPal Email Address/Secure Merchant ID
  • Use PayPal Profile Based Shipping
  • Customize the Return Button Text
  • Collect Instructions on PayPal Checkout Page
  • Custom Checkout Page Style Name
  • PDT Identity Token
  • Disable IPN Validation (Added in version 7.1.6)

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Manual / Off-line Checkout Settings

Step 3 ) The following image Manual / Off-line Checkout Settings allows you to set up the following Use Manual Payment Option, Notification Email Address for Seller, Buyer Email Subject for Manual Checkout, Seller Email Subject for Manual Checkout and Directions for the Customer.

Important: Please read the manual checkout setup for more information.


Step 3-a ) The following image allows you to set up Return URL, Do not Add Shipping Charge, Automatically Update Customer & Products Database, Create Membership Account (WP eMember Plugin) and Perform Autoresponder Signup. 


Step 3-b ) The following image allows you to set up Automatically Award Affiliate Commission, Send Product Download Links in the Email and Embed Manual Checkout Form on a WordPress Page (Optional)


2Checkout Settings

Step 4 ) The following image 2Checkout Settings allows you to set up Use 2Checkout Payment Gateway, 2Checkout Vendor ID, 2Checkout Secret Word, Use Payment Gateway, Login, Transaction Key. and once you have completed the above click on Update 


Click on the following link Email Settings to complete the tutorial.

I will be updating this post from time to time. So keep coming back for more. If you have any questions please let me know.


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