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Authorize.Net API Integration

This page list of contents:

  1. Setting up Authorize.Net as a Payment method
  2. Transaction Key.
  3. Public Client Key.

Authorized.net is a payment gateway service provider based in the United States, that allows merchants to accept electronic check and credit payments, they provide services online, and over the phone.

Click here for more information about this payment software.

Setting up Authorize.Net as a Payment method

For setting the previously mentioned service as a payment method on Octopuspro please follow these steps:

  • Login to your Octopuspro Account, click here if you have not.
  • In the left menu, click on Settings >> Financial Settings >> Payment integration.
Payment Integration Navigation from main menu
  • Choose your online payment method.
Authorize.Net logo (highlighted) in financial settings, API integration page
  • After you choose your online payment software, a pop-up window will appear as follows:
AuthorizeNet payment integration popup

Note: This payment system requires you to have a merchant account, which is a type of bank account that allows your business to accept payments in multiple ways like debit and credit.

Three keys are needed for setting up your octopus account to accept payments using the Authorize.Net as a payment method:

  1. API Login ID.
  2. Transaction Key.
  3. Public Client Key.

API Login ID

In order to get your keys in general you need to:

  • Firstly, log in to your Authorize.Net account, click here if you haven’t logged in yet.
  • Secondly, go to the up-right of the page, click on the ACCOUNT tap.
Authorize.Net Navigation of Account Tab (Highlighted) from home page
  • Now you are in your account setting help page that looks as follows:
AuthorizeNet account settings page
  • Click on API Credentials & Keys.
Authorize.Net Navigation of API ID and Transactional key in account Tab
  • Your API key will be in the middle of the page where it says API Login ID.
Authorize.Net Navigation of API Login ID in API Credential & Keys in API credentials and keys
  • Copy the key and paste it into the corresponding field in the pop-up previously mentioned.

Transaction Key

As a result of following the previously mentioned steps, from the API Credentials & Keys page, go to the last section of the page that says Create new Key(s).

  • Click on New Transaction Key.
Authorize.Net Navigation of transaction Key in API Credential & Keys in API credentials and keys
  • After that you need to click on Submit .
Authorize.Net Navigation of transaction Key submit button (highlighted)
  • When you click on Submit you will need to verify your identity. Therefore a popup will appear asking you to enter a PIN code that is sent to your email.
Authorize.Net Identity Verified pop-up (Highlighted) and (Verify PIN highlighted)
  • Then, a message will show ensuring that your identity has been verified, press ok.
Authorize.Net Identity Verified confirmed for asking keys (continue button highlighted)
  • Consequently, you will be directed to the page of the newly generated transaction key. So, you need to copy the key by clicking on the Copy to Clipboard button.
Authorize.Net Navigation of transaction Key after generating the key (copy the key to clipboard)
  • Then paste it in the corresponding Octopuspro Athorize.Net API integration setting pop-up.
AuthorizeNet payment integration popup in payment integration settings

Public Client Key

The last key you need is the Public Key, you need to open the account setting page, Look at the previous steps in order to direct you to this page.

  • From the setting page Click on Manage Public Client Key.
Authorize.Net Navigation of public client key from account tab
  • Now you are on the Public client key page, the key that we need is on this page as seen in the picture below:
Authorize.Net Public client key (Highlighted)

Copy that key and paste it into the Octopuspro API pop-up that we explained before. Make sure that you paste it in the right field.

AuthorizeNet payment integration popup in payment integration settings
  •  Make sure that you click on the Save button to avoid any information lost.
AuthorizeNet payment integration popup in payment integration settings ( save button highlighted)

Authorize.Net as an API integration expectations in our system:

  • The API integration software logo will appear in Add a new payment to your invoices as an admin.
Add payment to invoice Authorize.Net logo
  • The API integration software logo will appear in Add a new payment to your invoices as a fieldworker.
An example of what will happen when the admin set up Authorize.Net as a payment softwear from the fieldworker portal
  • Your customer will see the API payment software logo when they want to pay when they make a booking as shown below:
n example of what will happen when the admin set up Authorize.Net as a payment softwear from the customer portal

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