PayTrace Payment Gateway



Magento Platform
Open Source (CE)

Tech Specifications

Current Version:
Stable Build
01 April, 2020
Extensions, Payments & Security, Payment Integration
License Type:
Open Software License 3.0 (OSL-3.0)


PayTrace extension allows to accept payments using PayTrace. It allows to accept payment in on-site using secured JSON and Post API


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PayTrace, a renown payment gateway provider, was formally incorporated in the year 2014. Today it has become one of the prominent industry leaders, providing highly secure, user-friendly payment processing services. The amazing part is that Paytrace is PCI certified. It consists of more than 35,000 clients with an overall transaction coverage of more than $10 billion every year. It is headquartered in Spokane, Washington.

Thanks to an idea that came in the minds of the promoters at Elsner Technologies Pvt. Ltd., this extension got the thumbs up. This extension currently only processes payments in US currency. The positive part is that now you can avail Level 3 Credit Card Processing support and save your credit cards in a secure and PCI compliant manner due to Magento 2 Paytrace Payment Gateway extension.

This extension eases up the task of the customers who purchase products on your eCommerce store by providing a direct transaction methodology. Due to this mechanism, your customers do not have to leave your eCommerce store to make the payment. It gets automatically done on the checkout page. What is more? Your customers end up getting a corresponding response promptly.

This ingenious integration is extremely useful in providing trouble-free and coherent connections between Magento 2 store and the PayTrace credit card processing services. The only thing that you will require to avail of this amazing extension is a username and password, which will get you started! The sensitive nature of the information collected on your eCommerce store, which is then transmitted to PayTrace. This makes it all the more critical for you to get an SSL certificate to protect your customers’ information.


Account & Pricing

In order to use this extension, you need to create an account with PayTrace. Always remember, PayTrace does not disclose any pricing information on its website. Hence, you can always expect that the costs to vary depending on the type of merchant account provider that you sign up with to get this extension. No additional charges are applicable for using the extension except for the purchase of it. There are primarily three types of package plans to choose from:

  1. The Basic plan which is specifically for small eCommerce businesses.
  2. The Pro plan is targeted towards larger online businesses.
  3. The Cash Advance plan is a special plan that is only available for financial institutions.

Here’s the link to the signup page: 



This ingenious extension provides extensive security and fraud-handling features. It utilizes vault integration to securely store your payment details for safe usage in the near future. This information in the vault is stored safely on the side of a trusted payment gateway, PayTrace. The vault integration goes into effect only when the customer opts for the checkbox during the payment on the checkout page. 

Another practical feature is that PayTrace employs SSL encryption, thereby meeting Level 1 PCI standards. Under this compliance, the customer needs to fill in the card details during the checkout process to pay for the purchase of products and services. We follow SAQ-AE level integration.

It comprises of a 3-Tier security data centers with end-to-end encrypted card readers. It even stores the customer profiles without charging any additional fees. Using this fantastic extension, you are assured excellent security in the PCI compliant database.  The customer data does not get entered into the Magento server. 

The accounts of individual persons are created during the extension installation. Upon registration of every single person, an exclusive user is created by the system, which is supported by multi-factor authentication. Different tools assist in minimizing cardholder fraud. The fantastic thing about this extension is that the payment is made instantly from the checkout page so that the customers do not have to move to another page. This way, customers have a flawless shopping experience, thereby allowing them to spend quality time on the online store. 

However, this extension, at present, can process payments only in US dollars. It assists in building a perfect bridge between Magento 2 store and PayTrace credit card processing services. The only thing required to get started is the username and password. Additionally, we suggest you acquire an SSL certificate to protect the sensitive financial information of your customers.


Feature List

  • This extension is compatible with Magento 2.2.x and 2.3.x.
  • You can use all the major credit credits which are accessible in the US, including Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and JCB.
  • It employs PayTrace JSON API and PayTrace Post API.
  • It consists of secure checkout, free tokenization, encrypted card readers, and client-side encryption.
  • It comprises of a secure customer storage vault that protects customer data, assigns custom tokens, gets rid of on-site storage, and reduces liability & PCI scope. 

Release Notes

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  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.3
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    PayTrace Payment Gateway v1.0.3 is Stable version, In this version we have added new encryption method for save Customer Vault.


  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.3
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    PayTrace Payment Gateway v1.0.2 is stable verion, We add customer Vault (Store customer credit card information in the PayTrace vault).
    Add credit card detail from checkout page , we can check our saved credit card information in My account sections.


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