Payment - 2Checkout

Table of Contents

  1. Description
  2. Install the plugin
  3. Update the plugin
  4. Configure the plugin
  5. Frequently Asked Questions
  6. Uninstall the plugin


2Checkout payment plugin

Install the plugin

  1. Download the extension to your local machine as a zip file package.
  2. From the backend of your Joomla site (administration) select Extensions >> Manager, then Click the Browse button and select the extension package on your local machine. Then click the Upload & Install button to install module.
  3. Go to Extensions >> Plugin, find and click on Payment - 2Checkout. Then enable it.
If you have problems installing or updating the extension, please try the manual installation process as described here:

Update the plugin

Update using the same steps you used when you install it. You do not need to uninstall it first. The extension will update all its files automatically.

Configure the plugin

There are many options for you to customize your extension :


Option Description Type Value
Seller ID This is your 2Checkout account number text
Secret word Enter the secret word you have configured in 2Checkout's interface. It is required to authenticate incoming payment notifications in order to protect you from fraud. text
Test Mode (sandbox) When enabled, all transactions will be performed against the 2Checkout sandbox (testing) wihout any money changing hands. DO NOT USE ON PRODUCTION SITES! IT IS MEANT ONLY FOR TESTING PURPOSES ONLY! radio No, Yes
Log payment gateway responses Turn this on only if payment not working correctly & you want do debug it. radio No, Yes
Language The language your visitors will see the 2Checkout interface radio English, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Portuguese, Slovenian, Spanish (Iberia), Spanish (Latin America), Swedish(default:en)
Default payment method Which payment method your clients are going to see by default when they land in 2Checkout's site radio Credit Card, Acculynk PIN-debit, 2Checkout(default:cc)
Plugin Name text (default:2Checkout)
plugin_hidname hidden (default:2checkout)

Frequently Asked Questions

No questions for the moment

Uninstall the plugin

  1. Login to Joomla backend.
  2. Click Extensions >> Manager in the top menu.
  3. Click Manage on the left, navigate on the extension and click the Uninstall button on top.