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Can I create a recurring subscription from Apple Pay?

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Can I create a recurring subscription from Apple Pay? The API docs say the dataDescriptor value must be COMMON.ACCEPT.INAPP.PAYMENT. But Apple Pay uses a different dataDescriptor value. Does that mean that I can't create a subscription from Apple Pay? If not, how can I do it? Please show code examples in php.

 

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Re: Can I create a recurring subscription from Apple Pay?

Today it's not possible to create a recurring payment with an Apple Pay Blob, through Authorize.Net but it's certainly on our roadmap feature list.
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Re: Can I create a recurring subscription from Apple Pay?

Are we likely to see this any time soon?

 

Is it a feature provided by Braintree / PayPal for ApplePay payments on their platform.

Apple themselves 'allows' for a subscription / billing profile.

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Re: Can I create a recurring subscription from Apple Pay?

 

I can't comment on any specific dates but I can tell you this is currently in development and should be available in early 2018 (we have the standard industry freeze period between now and the end of the year).

 

Brian

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Re: Can I create a recurring subscription from Apple Pay?

Do you have a timetable on when this feature will be available yet?

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Re: Can I create a recurring subscription from Apple Pay?

Hi @hatboyzero1

 

We are looking tentatively at  June release  for supporting apple pay for Subscriptions . 

 

Will keep the thread  posted . 

 

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Re: Can I create a recurring subscription from Apple Pay?

Please do - I have hit an impasse on a project I'm currently working on for a client.  If we can't use Apple Pay for recurring payments, I fear they may have to abandon Authorize.NET entirely.