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Setting up First Data

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Shopgate supports First Data as a credit card payment service provider.

By setting up your First Data account at Shopgate, you will be able to accept the following types of payment from the available marketplace:

  Credit Card
USA Yes
UK No
Germany No
Austria No
Switzerland No
Poland No
France No

 

In this article, you will find everything you need to set up First Data as a credit card payment method for your mobile website and apps.

 

Topics covered in this article:

  1. How to set up First Data at Shopgate?
  2. What information is needed?
  3. Where can i find the required information?

 

1. How to set up First Data at Shopgate?

To set up First Data as a credit card payment provider, please complete the following steps:

  1. Log in to your Shopgate Admin page.

  2. Click on Settings from the menu bar, then select Payment.



  3. Find Add payment method section, search for FirstData, and select it from the drop-down list.

  4. Enter your First Data account information in the pop-up window. Select the same credit card types configured in your First Data account. Your account information will be validated automatically. Click Save.
    For more assistance, please read where can i find the required information?



  5. That's it! First Data is now successfully set up as your credit card payment provider.

2. What information is needed?

  • Gateway ID / ExactID
  • Password
  • Key ID
  • HMAC Key
  • Transaction Type
  • Supported credit card types

 

3. Where can i find the required information?

To find the information, please follow the steps below:

  1. Log in to your First Data page.

  2. On the Home page, click on Terminals on the right hand side.



  3. Click on the terminal name to go to the Terminal page.

  4. Navigate to the Details tab to find your Gateway ID and Password.

    • Gateway ID: Also known as the ExactID, can be found here.
    • Password: This is NOT the password you use to login to your First Data page.



  5. Navigate to the API Access tab to find your Key ID and HMAC Key.
    Please note: you will not be able to view the Hmac key. If you don't have the HMAC key stored somewhere, you could generate a new key from this page. However, remember to update this key in your shopping cart and other systems if a new key was generated.


  6. Please select the same transaction Type (what is transaction type?) and the supported credit card types that are configured in your First Data shop backend.

 

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