Beside Shopify payment, Shopify also allows their shop owners to use other payment methods for their store. Therefore, customers can find the method that is most convenient for them to pay the orders. You can apply more than one methods on your store, you can use Authorize.net to accept credit payment or alternative payments for other than credit payment. In this article, I will show you the way to enable another kind of payment, particularly, that is how to use a suggested manual payment method on Shopify.
Sign in to your Shopify account and click on the
Settings at the left end of the admin page. After that, head to the
Payment providers in the options list.
Accept payments section, scroll down until you see the
Manual payment setting. There are a short description and a
Activate custom payment drop-down menu. You can choose one from the list, for example, the
Cash On Delivery (COD) to be your payment method.
After you pick your method, more setting will appear that you can fill in the blank the guidance to help your customer know what to do to pay their orders if they use this method.
There is a note that you should discuss with the bank or the delivery service to ensure the process that customers have to complete when they use this kind of payment.
If you have finished all the above steps, click
Activate to enable the use of this method payment.
Click on the house icon which means
Store and go to the
Settings from the admin display of the app.
The detailed options for
Settings will appear which consists of three main parts,
Store settings and
About. Find the
Payments in the
Store settings section then press on it.
At the end of the
Accept payments, you will see the
Manual payments with the description and a
Activate custom payment drop-down menu. Tap on the menu and select one of the methods below the bold line
Suggested payment methods.
After choosing a payment, two more boxes will appear that you need to fill in it the instructions of how to pay the orders for your customers.
At the end of the settings, there is a
Cancel and an
Activate button that you have to press on the
Activate to save all the changes and allow the use of this method.
Open the app on your smartphone then select the
Store at the bottom bar and choose
In the list of
Settings click on the second option which is
Payments under the
Store settings section.
Manual payments in the
Accept payments part then choose a method in the
Activate custom payment box. You will see that there is a
Suggested payment methods title and three methods below it, which are
Cash On Delivery (COD) and the
If you have click on one of the mentioned method, more settings for it will appear that you need to complete it to help your customer know what to do if they pay the orders by using this method.
There is a blue
Activate button below the
Payment instructions box then tap on it to end the process.
In short, this writing is about how to use suggested manual payment method on Shopify. I have shown you the process for both using a laptop and using a smartphone. I also stick some photos in the lines to help you get a visual of what you have to do that I hope it can benefit you.