Hibou Odoo Suite: Point of Sale Modules: Elavon Payment Services

Purpose

This documentation covers the installation, configuration, and functionality of Hibou's Elavon Payment Services module for Odoo.This module allows customers to pay for their orders with credit cards. The transactions are processed by Elavon. An Elavon merchant account is necessary. It allows the following:

  • Fast payment by just swiping a credit card while on the payment screen

  • Combining of cash payments and credit card payments

  • Cashback

  • Supported cards: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover

 Debug Mode

The Elavon Configurations menu item referred to in this document will not display unless you’re in Debug Mode.

Getting Started

The first step is to install the module. To do so, navigate to the Apps application..


Once there, remove the 'Apps' filter, then search for 'Elavon Payment Services'. When you're ready, click install.

Good to Know!

The Elavon Payment Services module requires the Point of Sale and Barcodes applications. However, if you do not already have these applications installed, Odoo will install them for you during this module's installation. 

Process

To get started, navigate to the Point of Sale app.


Once there, go to Configuration > Elavon configurations and click Create. On the Elavon Configurations form, enter the name of the configuration (Elavon) and the merchant credentials provided to you by Elavon.


When you're ready, click Save.

You can now configure your Payment Method to process transactions through Elavon using a compatible processing terminal.