The Easy Digital Downloads – Payfast Integration allows you to accept payments through Payfast, South Africa’s most popular payment gateway.
This integration supports once off and recurring payments.
- Download the plugin file from the Pacific Plugins website and upload edd-payfast to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory of your site.
- Alternatively, login to your WordPress admin, navigate to the Plugins page and click ‘Add New’ followed by uploading the downloaded zip file.
- Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in the WordPress admin.
- This plugin requires Easy Digital Downloads to be installed and activated.
- Enter your Payfast account credentials by navigating Easy Digital Downloads > Settings > Payment Gateways and clicking on the Payfast tab. Your live and sandbox account credentials can be entered here.
- Note: A Payfast passphrase is required for recurring products.
- Navigate to the General tab and click on the Currency link to change your default currency to ZAR (South African Rand)
- WordPress 4.5+
- Easy Digital Downloads
- For Recurring Subscriptions: Easy Digital Downloads Recurring Extension.