Configuring your Retail account for integrated payment processing involves:
- getting your POS credentials (if applicable).
- setting up your payment gateway.
- setting up your hardware.
- testing your integrated payment processing.
Lightspeed Retail supports the below merchant payment providers. These require you to enter your POS credentials directly in your Lightspeed Retail account. If you do not have your POS credentials, you can get them from your payment processor account, or you can contact your payment processor.
|Payment Processors||POS Credentials||Hardware Setup|
|Element Express (US)||
|Mercury Payment Services (US)||
Lightspeed Retail also supports the below merchant payment providers that do not require you to enter your POS credentials directly in your Lightspeed Retail account:
|Payment Processors||Hardware Setup|
|iZettle (Brazil, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Netherlands, and UK)
|Wordline (Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg)
After getting your POS credentials (if applicable), from the main menu of your Lightspeed account, go to Settings > Payment Processing to setup your payment gateway and map your payment types.
For instructions specific to your payment processor, click the links in the Hardware Setup column of the above tables.
Once you've setup your payment gateway, for instructions specific to your payment processor and hardware, these are also found in the links provided in the Hardware Setup column of the above tables.
After you configure a payment processor and setup your card reader or terminal, test your integrated credit card processing by charging the credit card a minimal amount and then voiding the charge.
For a detailed step-by-step, go to article Configuring payment processing.
Now that you have officially completed Lesson 4: Hardware, you have learned the differentiation between integrated and non-integrated payment processing and added and set up all your necessary payment types and payment terminals to start processing official transactions. You are ready to move on to: