To obtain Merchant ID & Merchant Key, log in to your PayFast account with email Id and then you can see a section named ‘Information’ from there you can get Merchant ID & Merchant Key.
Where do I get the Passphrase?
To obtain passphrase, Login to your PayFast account and then go to the settings section in the dashboard.
There is a button at the right side of ‘Salt Passphrase’ which name is ‘Edit’.
Now click on edit button to edit the current passphrase and after editing current passphrase, copy that passphrase and put it to ‘Payment Gateway Settings’ section of your website.
After setup PayFast payment gateway you will be able to see PayFast payment in your Plan + Signup Page in ARMember and set it for the plan.
PayFast Plan Setup
In above screen display all active payment gatewey with Payfast
Note: When purchasing plan with Automatic subscription, PayFast doesn’t support daily Billing Cycle recurring payments. It only supports with monthly and yearly recurring.
Note: PayFast doesn’t support Trial Period for Automatic Payment Method.
Note: PayFast doesn’t support a facility to apply coupon only the first recurring payment. If purchasing plan with coupon code then discount will be applied to the recurring payment too.
When member submit ARMember setup form then page will be redirected to PayFast Payment Gateway and there you can make payment and after successfully proceed payment process, page will be redirected back to your site.
PayFast support for one time and plan with subscription payment with PayFast