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Processing a Pre-Authorization

How do I process a pre-Authorization?


1) Select [Virtual Terminal] from the top menu

2) Select [Pre-auth] as your transaction type.

3) Enter the amount, Credit card number, and expiry date

4) Enter the CVV number located on the back off the credit card.

5) You may enter as much information in the "order information" at your discretion, however it is not necessary

6) Click [Process Transaction]


When you are ready to capture the funds, the original transaction must be found:


1) Click [View Transactions] in the top menu

2) Using the drop down menus select "All Transactions"

3) Find the transaction you are looking for and click on the "order ID"

4) Click [Capture]

5) You will be brought to a new screen in which you will verify all the information and click [Process]