How To: Set up eWAY in CS-Cart

  1. In the administration panel, go to Settings → Payment methods.
  2. Click the + Add payment method button on the right.
  3. Fill in the form:
    • Name your new payment method (for example, eWAY).
    • Select eWAY Direct Payment (Rapid API) or eWAY Responsive Shared (Rapid API) in the Processor drop-down menu.
    • Specify other settings and upload an icon for the payment method.
  4. Switch to the Configure tab and specify the eWAY settings:
    • API Key and API Password (learn how to set up a live eWAY API key and password).
    • if you use eWAY Direct Payment (Rapid API), enter your Encryption Key.
    • the currency you accept.
    • if you use eWAY Responsive Shared (Rapid API), choose the Theme and enter Header text.
    • Test/Live mode (choose Live for your store).
Name your payment method and select one of the two eWAY Rapid API processors.


The Test mode is intended for developers. To use the Test mode, you need an additional account at eWAY Sandbox.

  1. Click Create to save the changes.


If you have modified an existing payment method, click Save.