Windows Integration Overview

The Payworks Payment Gateway allows Windows-based POS vendors to easily add payment to their systems with PayServer and PayClient!

In order to get started, you first need to create an account in the Test Gateway Manager, a web portal that allows you to have an overview of your application, including transactions, merchants and card readers.

For testing with a real card reader, you can also order a test kit.

Follow these steps to unlock the power of the Payworks Payment Gateway on Windows:


Setup the Card Reader

Make sure your reader is connected to the Windows PC:


Setup the PayServer

Configure the PayServer connection to the Card Reader, start the server and perform your first transaction:


Integrate with Microsoft .NET-based POS Software

POS Software built on the Microsoft .NET Platform can directly integrate the PayClient Library:


Integrate with any other Windows-based POS Software

POS Software written in other programming languages connect to the PayServer via a socket and use the JSON-based PayProtocol (P3):


Test & Go Live

Make sure your solution is correctly configured and works as expected:

  • Perform a few test cases and send us an overview of your payment flow and receipts for review.

And finally configure your system for production:


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