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March 3, 2023
PayFast is a leading online payment processing solution for individuals, NPOs, and businesses in South Africa. They offer easy, secure, instant money transfers to online merchants and their customers.
Jotform now integrates with PayFast. With multiple payment methods, PayFast will enable you to get paid instantly via your Jotform form.
Here are the steps to add and set up PayFast in your form:
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You can open the Payment Settings by clicking the Wand icon on the right side of the PayFast gateway.
Under Additional Gateway Settings, you can set up a few additional options, including the following that are unique to PayFast:
If you have multiple names, emails, phone, and address fields in the form, we recommend selecting which fields PayFast will record for each transaction.
PayFast integration is an off-form payment, which means users are redirected to the PayFast payment page to complete transactions. Here’s a sample payment screen when making a payment for a subscription item:
As mentioned above, PayFast supports multiple payment methods. Customers can pay via Visa and Mastercard credit and cheque cards, Instant EFT, Masterpass, Mobicred, SCode, Zapper, SnapScan, and debit cards.
To enable the above Payment Methods, go to your Payment Settings in PayFast, as explained in the following guide.
You can test PayFast by toggling the Sandbox Mode under the Additional Gateway Settings to Yes. When you enable the Sandbox Mode, you must also use your Sandbox account and credentials from PayFast. To learn more about Sandbox, visit PayFast – Sandbox Mode.
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