Note: This product has been retired and is not for sale. Documentation is no longer being updated.
Store currency must be Euro to use Danske Bank.
- Download the .zip file from your WooCommerce account.
- Go to: WordPress Admin > Plugins > Add New and Upload Plugin with the file you downloaded with Choose File.
- Install Now and Activate the extension.
openssl genrsa -out private_key.pem 2048 openssl req -sha1 -new -key private_key.pem -out csr.pemYou will be asked for a series of data for the certificate:
- Country [AU]: 2-letter country code. Example: EE
- State or Province Name (full name) [Some-State]: your company state/province. Example: Harju maakond
- Locality Name (eg, city) : your company city/town/village. Example: Tallinn
- Organization Name (eg, company) [Internet Widgits Pty Ltd]: Example: Nööbid & Kindad AS
- Organizational Unit Name (eg, section) : Can be left empty, but you can also enter “banklink” (without the quotes)
- Common Name (e.g. server FQDN or YOUR name) : the domain name of your store. Example: www.mysuperawesomestore.com
- Email Address : merchant’s (your) email address. Example: email@example.com
- A challenge password : leave blank (press Enter)
- An optional company name : leave blank (press Enter)
Make sure to protect your private key! Under no circumstances should you send it, or share it with anyone. This is something that only you should have access to.
If you are having trouble using Terminal/Shell/Command Line, you can try generating the private key and CSR online. Please note: this is not the recommended method to use – do this only at your own risk!Go to: WooCommerce > Settings > Checkout > Danske Bank.
- Enable / Disable – This will enable the gateway to be used by customers to checkout.
- Title – This is the text shown for the payment during checkout and on the Order Received page.
- Description – This is the text shown under the title during checkout. Limited HTML is allowed.
- Environment – Switch between “Test” and “Production” credentials. Enable “Test” to send transactions to the bank link test service.
- Merchant ID – This is the Merchant ID sent to you by Danske Bank. For Test mode, this is the Merchant ID for your bank link test service. Follow the steps below to get this.
- Private Key – This is the private key you generated for Danske Bank. For Test mode, this is the private key generated by your bank link test service. Follow the steps below to get this.
- Private Key Password – This is the private key password if you used one (Production or Test).
- Public Key – This is the public key / certificate for Danske Bank in your country. Danske Bank will provide it to you after signing the contract. For Test mode, this is the public key for your bank link test service. Follow the steps below to get this.
- Debug Mode – Enable this is you are having issues correctly processing transactions. You can either log API requests / responses directly to the checkout / thank you page, save them to the WooCommerce Error Log (found under WooCommerce > System Status > Logs) or both. All debugging messages are cleaned of sensitive information before display, but as a best practice, please do not enable unless you are having issues with the plugin.
- Choose the appropriate banklink for your country and bank from the list. Example: Danske Bank Estonia Test
- Click Certificates
- Copy the following to the gateway settings and save:
- Copy Merchant ID to Test Merchant ID field.
- Copy Merchant’s private key to Test Private Key field.
- Copy Bank’s certificate to Test Public Key field.
All test payments are publicly visible to everyone using the Banklinks service. If you need to keep your test payments (including the payment parameters and origin server) private, you should use the stand-alone version (Estonian only) instead.To checkout using Danske Bank, a customer must select this option on the checkout page: When Danske Bank is selected, the customer will be directed off-site to Danske Bank, where they can log in and complete the payment. Having trouble? Follow these steps to make sure everything is setup correctly before posting a support request:
- Check that your Merchant ID, Private Key and Public Key are correct.
- Double-check that your Merchant ID, Private Key and Public Key are correct.
- Enable only WooCommerce and Danske Bank using a WordPress default theme to see if the issue persists.
- Submit a support ticket and tell us what happened when you took these steps.