Shopify Payments Declining with my card on test mode??

AntiEverybody
Excursionist
31 0 10

Im on test mode trying to buy a product and when I try to use my credit card that does work it says it declined when it shouldn't have???

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Summer
Shopify Staff
Shopify Staff
492 144 84

Hey, @AntiEverybody!

 

When testing Shopify Payments, you'll need to use specific credit details to simulate different kinds of transactions, therefore your personal credit card details won't work. You can find the credit card details for testing below and you can use them to create test orders.

 

Simulate successful transactions

 

Name on card: Enter at least two words.
Expiry date: Enter any date in the future.
Security code: Enter any three digits.
Card number: Use any of the following numbers:

 
Card type
Test credit number
Visa 4242424242424242
Mastercard 5555555555554444
American Express 378282246310005
Discover 6011111111111117
Diners Club 30569309025904
JCB 3530111333300000

 

Simulate failed transactions

 

  • Use credit card number 4000000000000002 to generate a card declined message.
  • Use credit card number 4242424242424241 to generate an incorrect number message.
  • Use credit card number 4000000000000259 to simulate a disputed transaction.
  • Use an invalid expiry month, for example, 13, to generate an invalid expiry month message.
  • Use an expiry year in the past to generate an invalid expiry year message.
  • Use a two-digit security code number to generate an invalid security code message.

 

When you're done testing Shopify Payments don't forget to disable the test mode by unchecking Enable test mode in your Shopify Payments settings so you can transact real orders and take payments.

 

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AlexPearce
New Member
1 0 0

We were looking for a card number we could use on an existing subscription order, going through Recharge, that would cause a declined card when Recharge process the order.