How to deactivate a manual payment method on Shopify

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You may know how to enable the use of a manual payment method, by using suggested manual payment or creating a custom one. However, you find this method is no longer suitable for your store or you think that it is hard to manage a number of payment providers, you can disable it anytime you want. Follow this post and you will know how to deactivate a manual payment method on Shopify.

How to deactivate a manual payment method

To deactivate a manual payment method on Desktop

Step 1: Go to Payment providers

Sign in your account on Shopify then select Settings at the left end of the page. After that, click on Payment providers.

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Step 2: Choose Edit

In the Accept payments, scroll down and find the Manual payments section. You will see the Edit button beside the payment method you are using that press on it. For example, if you have enabled the Cash on Delivery (COD), it will result like this:

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Step 3: Click Deactivate

After clicking on Edit, the set up for the payment will appear below its name. At the end of the settings, there is a Deactivate button on the left side then choose it.

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Step 4: Confirm

A new dialog box will appear on the screen that you have to press on the Deactivate again to confirm your selection.

deactivate a manual payment method

To deactivate a manual payment method on iPhone

Step 1: Select Settings

Open the app with your account log-in then head to Store and Settings respectively.

Step 2: Press on Payments

A list of settings will open on the screen display that you have to look for Payments in the Store settings part.

Step 3: Tap Edit

In the Manual payments, there is a short description of using this kind of payment methods and your current payment. Next to the payment name, you can see the Edit button then click on it.

Step 4: Choose Deactivate

More settings for adjusting the payment method will appear that at the end of the options, find the Deactivate button and tap on it.

Step 5: Verify

The system will ask you again to ensure your choice, hence, select Deactivate on the newly appeared box.

To deactivate a manual payment method on Android

Step 1: Select Settings

Get access to your Shopify app, go to the Store at the right corner of the display then choose Settings.

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Step 2: Press on Payments

There are three main parts in the Settings including App settings, Store settings and About. Click on Payments under the Store settings section.

Step 3: Tap Edit

In the Manual payments, you will see the Edit button next to the payment method that you activated before and is currently in use. Tap on that button.

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Step 4: Choose Deactivate

The setting information of the payment will show off below its name and you can find the deactivate button at the end of this section then press on it.

deactivate a manual payment method

Step 5: Verify

A message will appear on the screen that you need to choose deactivate one more time to confirm your choice. It also informs you that you can reactive the payment method later if you want.

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Conclusion

To sum up, I have introduced to you the process to deactivate a manual payment method on Shopify. There is a note that once you activate the payment, the system will record the information and even after the deactivation, you can enable it again by selecting it from the Active custom payment and clicking Reactivate. Hope that this writing provides you with helpful information.

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