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eCheck deposits in gross

Status: New
by TroyW on ‎12-14-2018 10:54 AM

Currently, eCheck deposits to the merchant have the fees taken out.  This makes it much more difficult to reconcile on the accounting side.  Anything that adds to the daily/monthly grind is something I want to avoid.  I'm considering leaving Authorize.Net for this one reason.  What would it take to have eCheck deposits be the full amount of revenue received, and take out the fees as a separate transaction?

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More variety in sample apps

Status: New
by on ‎12-04-2018 05:19 PM

Hi,

 

First, thank you for your amazing products and solutions. The more I use this the more I like it. This may not be the precise purpose of this forum, but I have a suggestion related to your sample apps-

 

The common theme I notice is that the sample apps often have the maxed out best possible that can be obtained for a given solution i.e.  the Accept Hosted Iframe app. I fully appreciate the need to show and the benefit of showing what is truly possible with your products, but in helping others here and also in doing online searches during my own development process I have found that your sample apps are confusing quite a few people, for whom the fully decked out implementation may be an aspirational goal and not what they are immediately looking to acheive. 

 

I would suggest making maybe a few sample apps, with one being a minimal integration that the developer can build on to suit their needs, and then your fully decked out showcase model for the advanced users. I think this would help many developers speed up their development process.


Thank you again. I cannot say enough how great your service is, from your API to the awesome people on the phone and the people on the forum. 

Recently we had an issue where a merchant (we act as a service provider) had already refunded a transaction via the merchant portal then when attempting to refund it through our service we encountered error code 55.

We had no other way to determine if the transaction was refunded/settled other than walking our way back through settled batches closed after the initial capture's date (or calling A.net support).

So, my proposal is this: add an array of refund transaction IDs (complete/partial) to the `getTransactionDetailsRequest` response

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Time Series Analytics

Status: New
by nodeninja on ‎11-19-2018 05:03 PM

Does Authorize.net provide any  analytics graphs such as Chartmogul?

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ONLY trasaction ID required for refund in NEW API

Status: New
by testing on ‎10-26-2018 12:28 AM

Hi,

 

I have tried to refund amount using ONLY trasaction ID, but i unable to succeed.

 

I have using following code Please clink on below link.

 

https://github.com/AuthorizeNet/sample-code-php/blob/master/PaymentTransactions/refund-transaction.p...

 

Please make api for refund only and only using transaction ID. There are no need of any card nunber, customer profile ID, Customer Payment Profile ID etc.

 

How you think about this IDEA to make refund using ONLY TRANSACTION ID?

 

Thank you.

Kalpesh

Generating Client Public Key

Status: Delivered
by menudrive-myles on ‎09-10-2018 11:27 AM

Hello all,

 

We operate as a service provider, rather than a single merchant. A lot of our merchants are not too tech savvy so asking them to generate a public key (we're switching almost all merchants to Accept.JS from AIM) is like pulling teeth most of the time. Maybe when a merchant signs up a public client key is automatically generated for them or there could be an API request that generates a key for them so we can obtain the key from a 'getMerchantDetailsRequest'.

 

Also once again: love your service, your API is much better documented than a lot of your competitors, it's much more robust and the Accept.js library is easy to handle.

 

Myles

Status: Delivered

 Hi @menudrive-myles

 

 Just to update on it if you are calling the getMerchantDetailsRequest API .

 

and  if the public key is not generated , it will be generated automatically and returned in the response . 

 

You can call the getMerchantDetails API on behalf  of the merchant by using the  OAuth token 

 

https://developer.authorize.net/api/reference/features/oauth.html

 

 

Thanks

 

 

It would be very helpful if the Accept Hosted payment form iFrame Communicator could send a communication indicating when the payment form is fully loaded in the iFrame.

 

We are seeing issues in some browsers (especially Safari) where scrolling while the form is still loading (before the iFrame has been resized) can result in portions of the form being hidden and no scroll bars to bring it back.

 

If we had notification of the form being fully loaded, we could block pointer events and scrolling for the iframe until after the the page is fully loaded.

Status: Under Review
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Proration Invocing feature in ARB

Status: New
by asimneupane0089 on ‎08-07-2018 12:07 PM

It would be nice to have proration invocing feature. 

 

It would be useful in following scenario (which is common in any subscription based payment):

 

 Suppose I've  ARB subscriptions that charges for every 3 months and has a trial period of one month.  I need to charge for anything(can be features or devices) added in subscription after trial period. 

 

For example, if some feature is added to a plan during second month then I need to charge them for remaining days of that billing cycle  (so, charge amount = 30 + extracharge). 

 

I know, I can update subscription in ARB to charge them from next billing cycle and I can do one time charge on customer profile for that extra charge.

But for this, I need to get unit price(charge per day) and since number of days in month varies the unit price also changes.

 

It would be nice if this calculation is done by authorize.net. 

 

 

Webhooks for failed transactions

Status: Under Review
by schammy on ‎08-06-2018 12:21 AM

Please add a webhook for failed transactions, no matter the reason (expired, processing error, general error, whatever).

 

I'm not sure what kind of company wouldn't want to know immediately and automatically about a failed transaction, especially if it's for a subscription (ARB).

 

Silent Post does this and we're trying to migrate away from it per customer support advice but glaring omissions like this are making it near impossible.

 

The only solution is to either constantly query the API for unsettled txns to find failures (if we want to know about them immediately, which we do), or if we didn't mind waiting up to 24 hours then we could query once per day for the entire batch for the previous day to get all transactions and find the failed ones - but this is 2018 damnit, everything should be real time.

Status: Under Review
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The identifying information that's included in Silent Posts (x_cust_id, x_subscription_id, etc) should always be in webhook transactions, if not just everything in Silent Posts. I know about refId but that's of no use to companies using ARB for recurring billing, which is 99% of our transactions.

This is making my migration to Webhooks difficult. Your support staff has obviously been instructed to push everyone to webhooks if they're using Silent Post right now but the glaring omissions of functionality in webhooks is just absurd.

The only solution is to query the Authnet API for information on the transaction ("getTransactionDetailsRequest"). The response that comes back from that query is very detailed. That detailed response should just be webhook. Why the heck not? Come on now.

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My eCheck account has limits for Monthly Transaction Volume as well as Largest Transaction Size.  It would be nice to be able to retrieve those limitations via your API.

NPM package for Accept.js

Status: New
by naringyro4 on ‎07-17-2018 08:55 AM

It would be convenient if Authorize.net would create and support an npm package that contained the production and sandbox versions of Accept.js.

I am implementing a solution in Angular and currently have copied and pasted the file contents and put them in my application.

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Test Mode On Production Server

Status: New
by JonathanB on ‎06-29-2018 09:42 AM

One of the items we used frequently in the AIM integration was the “x_test_request” toggle for the production server.  We're updating our integration for the new API and unfortunately, I am not seeing that option.  In the forums as well as through the Sandbox support, I've just been told to use an “authenticateTestRequest", which simply does an "authenticate credentials".  However, this is insufficient for onboarding and provisioning of new clients and I would like to see an actual "test mode" flag brought forward to the new API.  

The use of this flag to change into test mode on the production server does several things for us:
1.       It allows us to do full end-to-end testing of our setup (outside of the actual API integration).  While we can use sandbox credentials for this, this becomes a QA issue for setup/provisioning.  Using this flag allows us to set up everything exactly as needed and then simply flip a switch to "go live" on our end, as a service provider.
2.       Having the ability to use live server credentials in test mode for our customers is important for those who are transitioning their service to us and may not be able to set their whole account into test mode.  There are other customers with which we may just not be able to control the test mode status of their account for various reasons, so having this control at the API level (for individual transactions) is very important.
3.       It is important even in test mode to be able to get the same “accept/decline” responses as we formerly could in AIM, and not just do “authenticate credentials”.  How a given merchant may use the transaction data with us will vary based on their application and we need to be able to do full QA testing.

 

By the way, even if it did what we needed, I do not see an option in your API to just do an “authenticateTestRequest”.  There is no code sample in that section of the API reference, so I’m guessing it’s not included as a formal part of the API?

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Multiple Time Formats On Settled Transaction

Status: New
by ProgrammerCory on ‎05-02-2018 08:15 AM - last edited on ‎05-29-2018 10:24 PM by Administrator Administrator

Allow multiple time formats for the settle transactions rest call

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Would it please be possible to support EMV transactions without UI components in a background service on Android devices?

 

It would make it so much easier to integrate EMV transactions in solutions that already support AIM transactions and provide e.g. signature capture, if simply the required information (authentication credentials, amount, invoice #) had to be provided to that background service which would just return the result of the transaction.

 

Thanks for considering!

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Currently only 3 tablets are supported by the In-Person SDK for Android:

 

  1. Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1
  2. Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1
  3. Samsung Galaxy Tab S2

1. and 2. seem not to be in production any more, and 3. is fairly expensive.

 

The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 seems to provide very good value for its price but is not completely supported by the In-Person SDK for Android. When using the currently only supported chip card reader (BBPOS Chipper 2X) e.g. the standard EMV transaction is very slow (15-20s), the VISA Quick Chip transaction doesn't work (with or without UI), and the stripe reader is not supported.

 

Would it be possible to support this tablet fully for EMV transactions, please?

 

Thanks much for considering!

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When using Authorize.Net Accept Hosted in an iFrame, the "Description" and "Invoice Number" areas are too narrow to read easily.

For example, see this screenshot: https://monosnap.com/file/HFdx6i4XhyZhoflYF9iE5i6rOkUZPD#

 

We are working around this by forcing the iFrame's container to have a minimum width of 400px, which is sufficiently wide for the Description and Invoice number to look better, but it's not the ideal solution because then mobile users need to scroll left and right to read everything.

 

Ideally, if the iFrame's area is more narrow than 300 px or something, the contents of description should fall BELOW the title "Description", and likewise the invoice number would fall under the title "Invoice Number".

 

Eg, instead of

 

============================

Description {contents-of-description}

Invoice Number {invoice-number}

 ============================

 

on narrow screens, it should become

 

============================

Description

{contents-of-description}

Invoice Number

{invoice-number}

============================

 

This would make better use of the limited horizontal space.

And yes I realize you can customize the form however you like if you use Accept.js, but I think this is a pretty general issue (experienced by anyone who actually tests their payment form on a mobile device) so it would make sense to fix it on the hosted solution. Besides, the fix should only require a few CSS tweaks.

 

 

Status: Under Review
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Allow customer profile edit from payment form.

Status: New
by Shanata ‎04-02-2018 03:09 PM - edited ‎04-02-2018 03:11 PM

Currently we need to two buttons for managing an order payment - create/edit customer profiles and make payment. Why not let the customer get to the edit customer profile from the hosted payment form. Then after initiating a payment, if they don't see the payment option in the profile list or realize expiration date is wrong, etc, they can handle it all without returning to our site, clicking another button to manage profiles, return to our site, and then click to try paying again.

 

It could be a button on the hosted payment form that brings up the hosted customer profile form and when the customer is done returns to the hosted payment form.

 

 

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Allow all payment profiles, not just last 4

Status: New
by Shanata on ‎04-02-2018 01:48 PM

Like this forum post, I would like to offer two simple buttons to customer -  manage profile and make payment.

 

https://community.developer.authorize.net/t5/Integration-and-Testing/Accept-Hosted-with-Customer-Pro...

 

The solution in the post suggested submitting the following idea - "Perhaps if you call the form with a profile ID, it automatically presents the list of saved payment methods to the customer, allowing the customer to pick one, or click a button to enter a new one (either for that transaction or to save in their profile)?"

 

The current documentation states for the payment form - "When the form is displayed in the browser, the 4 most recent payment profiles for that profile ID will be displayed. The customer can choose between these payment methods or choose to use a new payment method."

 

Why make this limitation? For the very few customers that we have that would have more than 4 payment profiles, why not a 'more' link and show them all or just show them all in most recently used order? Instead we have to read the payment profiles onto our site just in case the profile the customer wishes to use wasn't in the list. 

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Integrate in Android, iOS and web

Status: New
by jigaR123jigar on ‎03-22-2018 09:52 PM

Hello

We want to integrate this payment gateway in our project(android, ios and web) as following flow.

one user make payment to other user and here we want to add commission to our admin so payment will be transfer to 2 user from one user at single time.

So its possible with this payment gateway. Please give some guideline and  provide some demo for that.

Thank you.