Stripe SEPA Payments For WHMCS
|Stripe SEPA Payments For WHMCS has been designed in order to boost your payment capabilities by implementing Stripe payment gateway to your WHMCS system.|
Thanks to this module, you will be able to secure SEPA Direct Debit payments from your clients, handle recurring deals and perform refunds.
- Payment Gateway:
|✔ Accept SEPA (Single Euro Payments Area) Direct Debits Payments|
|✔ Collect IBAN Number To Debit Customer Payments|
|✔ Attempt Payment Captures From Customer Bank Account|
|✔ Enter Company Name To Be Used In Mandate Authorization|
|✔ Display Payment Capture Notification In Invoice Creation Emails And PDF Invoices|
|✔ One-Time And Recurring Payments Support|
|✔ Refund Transaction|
- Client Area:
|✔ Provide Bank Account Details On Order Checkout|
|✔ Full Name|
|✔ IBAN Number|
|✔ Edit Bank Details In Account Menu|
|✔ Read And Accept Mandate For Debit Authorization|
|✔ Delete Mandate|
- Addon Module:
|✔ View Invoice Status|
|✔ View Capture Status|
|✔ View Mandate|
|✔ Payment ID|
|✔ View Seller Message|
|✔ View Charge Status|
|✔ View Integration Code|
- Supported Currencies:
|✔ Euro - Default Payment Currency|
|✔ Other Currencies - Will Be Automatically Converted To Euro|
- General Info:
|✔ Supports PHP 7.2 Up To PHP 7.4|
|✔ Supports WHMCS Themes "Six" And "Twenty-One"|
|✔ Supports WHMCS V8.0 And Later|
|✔ Easy Module Upgrade To Open Source Version|
Installation and Configuration
|This tutorial will show you how to successfully install and configure Stripe SEPA Payments for WHMCS.|
We will guide you step by step through the whole installation and configuration process.
|1. Log in to our client area and download the module.|
|2. In the downloaded file you might find one or two packages that support different PHP versions.|
In the most recent versions of the module, you will find only one package that supports PHP 7.2 and later.
|Previous updates of the module may contain two packages dedicated to various PHP versions.|
The first one that supports PHP 5.6 up to PHP 7.1, and the second one addressed to PHP 7.2 up to PHP 7.4.
|Note: You can check the current PHP version in your WHMCS. To do so, proceed to 'Utilities' → 'System' → 'PHP Info'.|
|3. Extract the package and upload its content into the main WHMCS directory.
The content of the package to upload should look like this.
|4. When you install Stripe SEPA Payments For WHMCS for the first time you have to rename 'license_RENAME.php' file.|
You can find it in 'modules/addons/stripesepa/license_RENAME.php'. Rename it from 'license_RENAME.php' to 'license.php'.
|5. In order to configure your license key, you have to edit the previously renamed 'license.php' file.|
Enter your license key between quotation marks as presented on the following screen. You can find your license key in our client area → 'My Products'.
Activation of Addon
|6. Now you have to activate the module in your WHMCS system. |
Log in to your WHMCS admin area. Go to 'Setup' → 'Addon Modules'. Afterward, find 'Stripe SEPA Payments' and press the 'Activate' button.
|7. In the next step you need to permit access to this module.|
To do so, click on the 'Configure' button, tick the checkboxes to assign desired admin roles.
Company Name - enter the company name, it will appear during the acceptance. Click here to see the screenshot.
|8. The 'Integration' page contains three different codes required to create custom messages on invoices.|
Note: The integration code path may vary depending on the template you are using.
|The first code allows you to display the charges on the Invoice Created email.|
This is how your edited template should look like.
|If the code has been typed in correctly, the sample Invoice Created email should include the following element.|
|The second one is responsible for adding the charges on a PDF invoice linked to the Invoice Created email.|
|Thanks to the final code, you can display the charges on the preview of an invoice. See the picture below.|
| Note: The added sections will appear on all the HTML and PDF invoices if they still have the 'Pending Payment' status.|
Once the invoice is paid, the additional pieces of information will no longer appear.
|You can now access your module under 'Addons' → 'Stripe SEPA Payments'.|
Configuration of Webhook
|9. Now you have to configure the webhook in your WHMCS system.|
Open your Stripe dashboard and navigate to API → Webhooks.
|Click 'Add Endpoint' .|
|Now, enter the full URL to your Stripe callback PHP file. For example:
And click the 'Add endpoint' button once more.
|Once a new endpoint is successfully created, copy your recently generated Signing Key for future use.|
Configuration of Gateway
|10. Now you have to activate the gateways in your WHMCS system.|
Log in to your WHMCS admin area. Go to 'Setup' → 'Payments' → 'Payment Gateways'.
|11. Afterward, configure your new gateway's settings. Check 'Show on Order Form' and rename it if you wish.|
Stripe SEPA Payments:
Important: EUR currency needs to be pre-configured in your WHMCS currencies settings in order to use the module correctly.
|12. You have just successfully installed and configured Stripe SEPA Payments!|
|In this section we will show you the possibilities of Stripe SEPA Payments For WHMCS.|
Collect SEPA Direct Debit payments from your clients using the Stripe gateway.
Setting Bank Details
|First, log in as a client and navigate to the Edit Bank Details tab.|
|Enter account details, then click on Save Account Details.|
Module will validate IBAN and if it turns out to be invalid, a special message will be displayed and user will not be able to set it.
|Now, make sure to check the box marked on the screen and press Accept Mandate.|
|Stripe SEPA Payments For WHMCS is generally used to pay invoices for placed orders. In order to illustrate its functionalities we have placed an exemplary order.|
As you can see on the below screenshot, apart from the Stripe SEPA there are other gateways available as well.
|Note that only the last four digits of IBAN will be displayed.|
|As a confirmation of your payment you will see the following screen.|
|Once your payment has been registered, the processing time may last from a couple of hours up to a few days.|
Within that period the invoice will remain marked as Pending Payment
|If you want to pay an unpaid invoice, then view that invoice, choose the payment method and press 'Pay Now'.|
|Stripe SEPA addon additionally allows you to track the history of payments, their Charge Status and view your mandate.|
|Note: All payments here are displayed in Euro currency. Even if a customer paid using a different currency, the amount will be displayed in Euro after currency conversion.|
|1. If you do not want to let your clients choose between payment methods when purchasing some products, unselect this payment option for the group of products in its details.|
|2. If logs are enabled you can see detailed info about each Stripe API call. You can find them in 'Utilities' → 'Logs' → 'Module Logs' in your WHMCS admin area.|
|3. Stripe SEPA Payments For WHMCS module besides single and recurring payments fully supports refunds functionality.|
If you need to quickly refund a transaction then just use the built-in refunds section in an invoice details site to refund a given payment straight to a customer bank account.
Click here to read the detailed explanation devoted to Refunds.
|4.If cron is configured in WHMCS, then once a day, the module will check every invoice in search of unpaid Stripe SEPA invoices with the due date less than or equaling to today's date. |
Subsequently, the module will attempt to charge clients based on these invoices.
|Essential guidance through the process of updating the module is offered here.|
Keep in mind there is a quick and easy option in our client area that will let you upgrade the license of your module to an open source version at any time - and at a lower price!
|1. When you have problems with connection, check whether your SELinux or firewall does not block ports.|
|2. If you encounter any problems with making a payment, please refer to 'Billing' → 'Gateway Log' for detailed information.|
|3. The stripe icon has been removed from the "Edit Bank Details" option in WHMCS V7.6 due to broken implementation of Font Awesome 5.|
|4. When API returns the following message "Failure The type `sepa_debit` is not a valid source type", you probably do not have the 'SEPA Direct Debit' service activated. |
In your Stripe panel, simply proceed to 'Settings → Payment Methods' and press 'Activate' next to 'SEPA Direct Debit' and contact with the support chat to request for activation.