Red Shepherd Payment Gateway

WordPress Plugin

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Red Shepherd Payment Gateway WordPress plugin allows you to capture Credit, Debit and ACH Check payments from your WordPress WooCommerce store.

Minimum requirements

  • PHP 5.4
  • WordPress 4
  • WooCommerce 2.4
  • JavaScript / jQuery


  • WooCommerce



There are two primary methods for installing any WordPress plugin.

Install with a zip file

  1. From your WordPress dashboard, choose Plugins > Add New
  2. Select Upload from the set of links at the top of the page (the second link)
  3. From here, browse for the zip file included in your plugin downloaded titled and click the Install Now button
  4. Once installation is complete, click Activate Plugin to activate it and enable its features.

Use FTP Manager

If you are have no previous web experience and have no idea what an FTP Manager is, then this option is not for you.

  1. Access your host through the FTP manager
  2. Access the plugins directory of your WordPress install /(WordPress directory)/wp-content/plugins/

    If WordPress is installed on the root folder the directory is /wp-content/plugins/

  3. Find the directory titled woo-redshepherd-payment-gateway and upload it and all files within to the directory from the previous step.
  4. From your WordPress dashboard, choose Plugins > Installed Plugins
  5. Locate the newly added plugin and click on the Activate link to enable its features.

Quick Start Guide

Adding Red Shepherd plugin to your Woo Commerce store is really easy.

Basic plugin usage

Step 1

Go to Woocommerce > Settings > Payments

Step 2

Mark Red Shepherd Gateway as enabled.

Step 3

Click the Red Shepherd Gateway link and you will be shown this setup page.

  • Enable / Disable: Enable or Disable the Plugin.

  • Enable Card Payments: Enable Credit and Debit Card Payments.

  • Enable ACH Payments: Enable ACH Payments (Pay by Check)

  • Title: Payment Gateway Title.

  • Description: Payment Gateway Description.

  • Image: Payment Gateway Image.

  • Ask for Phone:Ask for Phone number when processing payments

  • Ask for Email: Ask for Email when processing payments

  • Test mode: Enable Testing Mode.

  • Test App Name: When Test mode enabled user should use DEMO as the app name.

  • Test Key: When Test mode enabled user should use the Test Key given below


  • Test Account Numbers: When in Test mode use the following card / accounts to test

    Credit Card: 4111 1111 1111 1111  
    Exp: 01/25 (or any future date)  CVC: 123
    ACH Account: 1234567890  Routing Number: 121122676  
    Type: Checking  Amount < $100 for testing
  • Live App Name: When Test mode is disabled, you should enter your LIVE App Name. Signup for Production account to get your LIVE App Key

  • Live Key: When Test mode is disabled, you should enter your LIVE key.

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Step 4

Check Enable Red Shepherd payment gateway.

Enter an appropriate title and description for your payment gateway.

Upload an image

Enter the provided Test App name and key

Enter the Live App name and key (optional)

Step 5

Click the save button

After that you will see the Red Shepherd payment gateway on checkout page

After testing the plugin successfully, you can uncheck the test mode in the menu and the Payment gateway will accept the Live payments.