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Request money

Request Money

Request Money

Field Name Len Type Req Ver Comments
method N/A Alp-Num Yes 1.0 requestMoney
fromEmail N/A Alp-Num Yes 1.0 The email associated with the account where the amount is transfered to. This is the account initiating the transfer
toEmail N/A Alp-Num Yes 1.0 The email associated with the account from which the amount is deducted
amount N/A Real Yes 1.0 The amount to be transfered (requested amount)
currency 3 Alp Yes 1.0 The currency code (e.g. USD)
transactionCategory 1 Num -- 1.1 The category of the transaction (optional, if omited the default category is 5)
O = None
1 = Auction Goods
2 = Goods
3 = Auction Services
4 = Services
5 = Quasi Cash
6 = Payments
key N/A Alp-Num Yes 1.0 MD5(sharedSecret + toEmail + amount + currency)

This request is responded by a message with the following content:

Field Name Len Type Mdt Ver Comments
ResponseCode N/A Alp-Num Yes 1.0 The response code; 00 = Success;
ResponseDescription N/A Alp-Num Yes 1.0 Human readable response
Fee N/A Real Yes 1.0 Fee for the current transaction

Request Sample:

https://www.paxum.com/payment/api/paymentAPI.php

POST

method=requestMoney&fromEmail=payee@domain.com&toEmail=payer@domain.com&amount=10.00&currency=USD&key=1060b7b46a3bd36b3a0d66e0127d0517

Response Sample

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<Response>
    <Environment>PRODUCTION</Environment>
	<Method>requestMoney</Method>
	<ResponseCode>00</ResponseCode>
	<ResponseDescription>Approved or Completed Successfully</ResponseDescription >
	<Fee>0.00</Fee>
</Response>

Working Sample(s):

requestMoney.php