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Add/Import subscriptions with credit/debit data

Overview

Include payment (credit/debit card) information that Avangate uses for recurring billing to renew imported subscriptions. Importing subscriptions with payment data is available only to eligible Avangate accounts. Contact Avangate directly for additional details.

Use the addSubscription method to import a subscription into the Avangate system.

Parameters

Parameters

Type/Description

sessionID

Required (string)

 

Session identifier, the output of the Login method. Include sessionID into all your requests. Avangate throws an exception if the values are incorrect.  The sessionID expires in 10 minutes.

Subscription import

Required (Object)

 

Object designed to provide Avangate with all the information to create a subscription.

CardPayment

Optional (Object)

 

Object containing card details.

Response

SubscriptionReference

String

 

Unique, system-generated subscription identifier.

Request


<?php
$host   = "https://api.avangate.com";
$client = new SoapClient($host . "/soap/4.0/?wsdl", array(
    'location' => $host . "/soap/4.0/",
    "stream_context" => stream_context_create(array(
        'ssl' => array(
            'verify_peer' => false,
            'verify_peer_name' => false
        )
    ))
));

function hmac($key, $data)
{
    $b = 64; // byte length for md5
    if (strlen($key) > $b) {
        $key = pack("H*", md5($key));
    }
    
    $key    = str_pad($key, $b, chr(0x00));
    $ipad   = str_pad('', $b, chr(0x36));
    $opad   = str_pad('', $b, chr(0x5c));
    $k_ipad = $key ^ $ipad;
    $k_opad = $key ^ $opad;
    return md5($k_opad . pack("H*", md5($k_ipad . $data)));
}
$merchantCode = "YOUR_MERCHANT_CODE";// your account's merchant code available in the 'System settings' area of the cPanel: https://secure.avangate.com/cpanel/account_settings.php
$key = "YOUR_SECRET_KEY";// your account's secret key available in the 'System settings' area of the cPanel: https://secure.avangate.com/cpanel/account_settings.php
$now          = gmdate('Y-m-d H:i:s'); //date_default_timezone_set('UTC')
$string = strlen($merchantCode) . $merchantCode . strlen($now) . $now;
$hash   = hmac($key, $string);
try {
    $sessionID = $client->login($merchantCode, $now, $hash);
}
catch (SoapFault $e) {
    echo "Authentication: " . $e->getMessage();
    exit;
}
$Product = new stdClass ();
$Product->ProductCode = 'my_subscription_1';
$Product->ProductId = 4639321;
$Product->ProductName = 'Avangate Subscription Imported';
$Product->ProductVersion = 1.0;
$Product->ProductQuantity = 3;
$Product->PriceOptionCodes = array();
$EndUser = new stdClass ();
$EndUser->Address1 = 'Address line 1';
$EndUser->Address2 = 'Address line 2';
$EndUser->City = 'LA';
$EndUser->Company = 'Company Name';
$EndUser->CountryCode = "US";
$EndUser->Email = 'customerAPI@avangate.com';
$EndUser->FirstName = 'Customer';
$EndUser->Language = 'en';
$EndUser->LastName = 'Avangate';
$EndUser->Phone = '1234567890';
$EndUser->State = 'California';
$EndUser->Fax = NULL;
$EndUser->Zip = '90210';
$Subscription = new stdClass();
$Subscription->ExternalSubscriptionReference = '12345678912ImportedSubscription';
$Subscription->SubscriptionCode= NULL;
$Subscription->StartDate = '2013-01-01';
$Subscription->ExpirationDate = '2017-12-30';
$Subscription->Product = $Product;
$Subscription->EndUser = $EndUser;
$Subscription->ExternalCustomerReference = '12354678ExtCustRef';
$PaymentCard = new stdClass ();
$PaymentCard->CardNumber = '4111111111111111' ;
$PaymentCard->CardType = 'VISA';
$PaymentCard->ExpirationYear = '2018';
$PaymentCard->ExpirationMonth = '12';
$PaymentCard->CCID = '123';
$PaymentCard->HolderName = 'John Doe';
$PaymentCard->HolderNameTime = '15';
$PaymentCard->CardNumberTime = '15';
$PaymentCard->AutoRenewal = true;
try {
    $importedSubscriptionWithPayData = $client->addSubscription($sessionID, $Subscription, $PaymentCard);
}
catch (SoapFault $e) {
    echo "importedSubscriptionWithPayData: " . $e->getMessage();
    exit;
}
var_dump("importedSubscriptionWithPayData", $importedSubscriptionWithPayData);