Supports: VirtueMart 2.0.x (Recommend: 2.0.4 and above), 2011-
on Joomla! 1.5.x and above - recommend Joomla! 1.5.26, 1.7.4 or 2.5.4.

(See CCNOW Payment Module 1.x for VirtueMart 1.x and lower support.)

Please note: Joomla! 2.5.x officially supports VirtueMart 2.x only
Joomla! 1.7.x officially supports VirtueMart 2.x only
Joomla! 1.5.x can be used with VirtueMart 1.x or 2.x

The CCNow Checkout module for VirtueMart V2 supports Instant Silent Post.


INSTALL.txt (this file)


1. Login to the Joomla! Administrator area, and go to:
Extensions menu -> Install/Uninstall -> Upload Package File (Joomla1 1.5), or
Extensions menu -> Extension Manager -> Upload Package File (Joomla! 1.7 or 2.5),

then choose Package File: and click 'Upload File & Install'. If installation is successful you will see "Install Plugin Success", and below it "CCNow serves suppliers worldwide. Sign-up for a CCNow account (no upfront fees or monthly fees)."
1.1 Upload the logo and checkout button file ccnow.png to [joomla]/images/stories/virtuemart/payment/ either by:
i) using the Media File feature; Content -> Media Manager
ii) by manually uploading them using sftp or other file upload utility (see Known Issues).

2. Enable the plug-in from Extensions menu -> Plug-in Manager by selecting the checkbox next to "CCNow Checkout" and then 'Enable' above or clicking on the red icon in the 'Status' column to change it to a green tick or circle. (You may need to enter 'payment' into the Filter field and then 'Go', or choose the '- Select Type -' pulldown as 'vmpayment' to locate it.)
3. Go to Components menu -> VirtueMart -> 'Control Panel' tab and click on 'Payment Methods' (or VirtueMart -> Shop -> Payment Methods), then 'New'.
3.1 In the 'Payment Method Information' tab, enter:
Payment Name: CCNow
Published: select - 'Yes'
Payment Description: Credit Card / Debit Card / PayPal via
Payment Method: select 'CCNow Checkout'
Shopper Group: (leave blank unless you only want one or more groups of users to see CCNow Checkout)
List Order: 0
Click 'Apply' or 'Save' to be told "Payment Method successfully saved", then click on the 'Configuration' tab. (If you do not see 'CCNow Checkout' in the Payment Method pulldown check that you have activated the CCNow Checkout module as per step 2.)
3.2 In the 'Configuration' tab enter the CCNow Checkout Settings:
Checkout Logos select - 'ccnowcheckout.png'
(If ccnowcheckout.png is not available from the 'Checkout Logos' box, ensure that you have uploaded the logo and checkout button files correctly as per step 1.1.)