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Payment Gateways: Card Gate Plus

Country Acceptance: Netherlands

System > Configuration > Sales > Payment Methods

Card Gate Plus is a leading payment service provider based in the Netherlands.  Card Gate provides merchant account services and payment gateway, with a variety of payment methods for the European market, including payment by credit card, iDEAL, MisterCash, and SofortBanking. This article explains how configure the Card Gate Plus payment gateway for your Magento Go store.

For field descriptions, see Configuration: Payment Gateways - Card Gate Plus.

Step 1: Open a Merchant Account

The first step is to establish a Card Gate Plus merchant account. As you go through the process, take note of the following information, which you will need to complete the configuration in Magento Go:

  • Site ID
  • Hash Key

For more information about opening a Card Gate Plus merchant account, visit

Step 2: Configure Your Store

If your store is available in different languages, make sure to set the scope of the configuration before you begin. To learn more, see: Understanding Store Scope

  1. From the Admin panel of Magento Go, select System > Configuration > Payment Methods.
  2. If necessary, set the Current Configuration Scope as needed, before you begin.
  3. On the Payment Methods tab, click to expand the Card Gate Plus Settings section. Then, do the following:
    1. Set Test Mode to one of the following:
      Yes: To test the configuration in the sandbox and run test transactions.
      No: To “go live” in production mode, and process actual transactions.
    2. Enter the Site ID from your Card Gate Plus merchant account.
    3. Enter the Hash Key from your Card Gate Plus merchant account.
    4. Set Payment Action to one of the following:
      Authorize Only: After an order is submitted, Card Gate Plus authorizes the transaction. Your store administrator must log in to your Card Gate Plus merchant account to capture the transaction.
      Authorize and Capture: Payment is authorized and captured on the Card Gate Plus site, and your store generates an order and invoice.
    5. Set Gateway language to the language you want to use for the gateway interface.
  4. When finished, click the Save Config button to save the settings.

    Card Gate Plus Settings
    Card Gate Plus Settings

Step 3: Activate Payment Methods

  1. Complete the configuration for any of the following Card Gate Plus payments method that you want to offer. Card Gate Plus supports the following payment methods:
  2. When finished, click the Save Config button to save the settings.