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Soap API v1.4


Reseller only method.

Update details in a merchant's account.


Allows a reseller to update the information on file for a merchant account.

The following fields may be updated via this method:

  • Merchant ID
  • Contact
  • Company
  • Street
  • Street 2
  • City
  • State
  • Zip
  • Country
  • Email
  • Fax
  • Phone Number

See also addMerchantApplication, getMerchantApplicationStatus, getMerchant, deleteMerchant, searchMerchants, getMerchantSummary, getMerchant


boolean updateMerchant ( ueSecurityToken Token, integer MerchantID, MerchantObject MerchantObject )


Type Name Description
ueSecurityToken Token Reseller security token, used to identify reseller and validate request.
integer MerchantID Merchant ID number assigned by the gateway to an active merchant.
MerchantObject MerchantObject Merchant account information including: ID, Company, Contact, Address, Email, Phone, and Fax.

Return Value

boolean Returns confirmation of update only if successful. If update fails, an exception will be thrown.



For directions on how to set up the WSDL link, create “$token” and “$client”, go to PHP Soap How-to.

try { 
  $objMerchant=new MerchantObject(); 
  $this->assertEquals($res->Zip, '12311'); 
catch (SoapFault $e) { 
  echo $client->__getLastRequest(); 
  echo $client->__getLastResponse(); 
  die("updateMerchant failed: " .$e->getMessage()); 

Change History

Version Change
1.1 Method added prior to soap-1.1
developer/soap-1.4/methods/updatemerchant.1280874452.txt.gz · Last modified: 2010/08/03 15:27 by irina

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