Enabling Google Pay and Apple Pay in Braintree

Before anything can happen on Swell, you will first need to access your Braintree account and enable the payment options there.

Enabling Google Pay and Apple Pay on Braintree for Swell

Both of these payment methods can be activated in your Braintree account by navigating to Settings > Processing. From there, enable the payment methods you wish to use within your store. When enabling Apple Pay, you will need to add your web domain under the processing Options.


Enabling on Swell

Each payment option will need to be set up individually through Swell. Follow the steps below for enabling Google Pay and Apple Pay.

Apple Pay and Google Pay enabled on Swell

Google Pay

To authenticate Google Pay from the Swell side, you will need to have a Google Merchant account and a Google Merchant ID. If you do not yet have a Google Merchant Account, you can create one here.

Once you have your Google Merchant account and a Google Merchant ID, follow the steps below to enable Google Pay on Swell:

  1. Copy your nine digit Google Merchant ID from the top right of your merchant overview. (It is the number listed above your email address.)

  2. Navigate to your Swell dashboard.

  3. Go to Settings > Payments, and select Edit settings in the Braintree payment method.

  4. In the pop-up menu, select Advanced options.

  5. Check the Enable Google Pay and enter your Google merchant ID into the text field.

  6. Press Save.

  7. You should now see Google Pay listed under Other sources in your Braintree payment gateway modal.


Apple Pay

To enable Apple Pay you will need to add your web domain to be verified and registered with Apple as shown above. Once your domain has been added, follow the steps below to enable Apple Pay on Swell:

  1. Navigate to your Swell dashboard.

  2. Go to Settings > Payments, and select Edit settings in the Braintree payment method.

  3. In the pop-up menu, select Advanced options.

  4. Check the Enable Apple Pay

  5. Press Save.

  6. You should now see ApplePay listed under Other sources in your Braintree payment gateway modal.

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