This article is a step by step breakdown on how to do Mercado Pago integration with the system.
Next, log in with your Mercado Pago credentials.
After you have logged in, a new page will appear. Here, navigate to the “Checkout básico” tab highlighted in orange in the picture below.
Take note of the Client ID and Client Secret as you will need these two keys in a later step.
Next, create a new payment gateway. You can do this by going to HQ Rental Software and click on Settings > Payment Gateways > Gateways > Add Gateways located on the top right of the page, highlighted in orange in the picture below and click on Mercado Pago.
Fill in the necessary details which would be Label, Supported Currencies, API Token, and API Secret. The API Token and API Secret is obtained in Step 4. If you are testing the payment gateway, make sure the radio box is in Test Mode is set to Yes. Next, click on the blue “Save” button highlighted in orange in the picture below once you are done.
If your company supports multiple currencies, you would need to complete this step, if not, skip to step 8.
Click back on the payment gateway you have just created. Next, navigate to the method tab, highlighted in orange in the picture below.
For every currency that you support, you would have to create a new payment method. Firstly, click the blue “Add” button on the top right of the page, highlighted in orange in the picture below.
Next, a new window will pop up, select the payment method, in this case, is Mercado Pago and click the blue “Save” button, highlighted in orange in the picture below.
Lastly, a new row will appear, in the currency dropdown list, select the currency that you are supporting and click on the blue “Save” button, highlighted in orange in the picture below once you have finished.
Next, you will need to select Mercado Pago as the supported payment for your branch. Head to Settings > Fleet > Branches and select the branch that you want to use the Mercado Pago integration with. Scroll down till you reach the Financial Specifications category and under Supported Payment Gateways, add in the created Mercado Pago gateway and click on the blue “Save” button at the bottom of the page to conclude the setup.
For more information about Payment Gateways, click on this link here.