Recommendations for payment description and transaction text
Here you will find recommendations for the values of the payment description and transaction text fields in API calls.
This is applicable to:
All payments are initiated with a text that appears in the Vipps or MobilePay app, using the
transactionText for the older eCom API) parameter.
There are separate texts for the different actions: Initiate, capture, cancel, refund.
The text should be as user-friendly and informative as possible and is limited to 100 characters.
|Operation||Example payment description|
|Initiate, one item (the ||One pair of socks, Orderid acme-shop-123-order123abc in webshop|
|Initiate, multiple items or a shopping basket||One pair of socks, one XL hoodie (truncated to ~100 characters) or Payment for order acme-shop-123-order123abc in webshop|
|Initiate, reservation of maximum amount (for EV charging, parking, etc.)||Temporary reservation of maximum amount. You will only be charged for the actual use.|
|Capture||Order acme-shop-123-order123abc. Thank you for shopping at our webshop!|
|Refund||Refund for order acme-shop-123-order123abc|