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Paying with Bitcoin

How to enable Bitcoin.

In this tutorial, we walk you through step-by-step on how to enable Bitcoin payment processing on the Pinwheel.

  • The first step to activating Bitcoin is to email support to enable the service on your account.

  • You will need to go through an application process, which will also involve submitting supporting documentation.
  • Once you have completed the application process, your Bitcoin payment processing will be turned on you will be able to see transactions on the drop-down menu.

Here is an example of the payment flow on Shopify (we support additional eCommerce platform as well):

  • The customer will select a product.

  • The customer will then be directed to the payment section of the checkout process.

  • The customer will then be directed to the Hosted Payment Page

  • The customer will then select Pay Now.

  • Once the payment is complete, the customer will be redirected back to your store.

  • Now you can check your order and wait for Blockchain confirmation, which could take a 2-10 minutes.