How to Install the Request Network for WooCommerce Plugin – Step by Step for Beginners

There are a few ways in which you can upload the Request Network for WooCommerce plugin to your site, you can use the following guide to get started. Please ensure you have WooCommerce installed prior to installing our plugin.

Download via WordPress

To download the plugin directly through WordPress, head to your admin area. When in the admin area select ‘Plugins’ and then ‘Add New’. In the ‘Search plugins…’ box type “WooCommerce Request Network Payment Gateway”

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Simply click ‘Install’ – wait for the installation and then press ‘Activate’ – you will receive updates automatically.

After activation the settings can be found under WooCommerce > Settings > Checkout > Request Network.

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Upload via WordPress

To upload directly in WordPress, head to your admin area. When in the admin area select ‘Plugins’ and then ‘Add New’. When on the plugins page hit ‘Upload Plugin’

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After clicking ‘Upload’ hit ‘Choose File’ and when prompted locate the .zip file of the plugin which can be located at the top of this page. After selected, press ‘Install Now’.

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After successful installation you should see the following screen.

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You can now activate the plugin. After activation the settings can be found under WooCommerce > Settings > Checkout > Request Network.

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Upload via FTP

Alternatively, you can use your favourite FTP program to upload the plugin directly to your server. My FTP program of choice is https://filezilla-project.org/.

The first step is to download the plugin from the top of this page. After that, unzip the plugin in a safe location.

Now, open up your FTP program of choice and connect to your server. This video tutorial for FileZilla is very helpful.

When you are connected browse to your WordPress root directory. Then head to /wp-content/plugins/.

After you have reached that folder drag and drop the unzipped folder to that location. It should look like this.

FTP Guide

When the folder has been successfully uploaded login to WordPress and head to ‘Plugins’ and then the ‘Installed Plugins’ section.

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You can now activate the plugin. After activation the settings can be found under WooCommerce > Settings > Checkout > Request Network.

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Struggling to get setup? Have some questions?