Paytabs provides you with a collection of API endpoints which used to process all payments, regardless of if they are through either your own payment pages, the managed payment pages, or if you are using the hosted payment pages. 

This article is dedicated to the clarification of the Transaction Class (tran_class) parameter. "tran_class" is one of the mandatory parameters that the request should have, which indicates the identification of the type of transaction.


To know more about these types please check our What is the "tran_type" (transaction type)? solution article. 


The Parameter Tag/Nametran_class
JSON Example
    "tran_class": "ecom"
Data TypeENUM[ecom, recurring, moto]
Validation Rules
  • Accept only valid transaction class

Usage Workflow

Along with the required parameters mentioned in our ss solution article, you will need to set the "tran_class" as shown below:

You can notice that the passed "tran_class" parameter does NOT return within the response object.

Sample Request Payload

    "profile_id": "987654",
    "tran_type": "sale",

    "tran_class": "ecom",

    "cart_id": "CART#1001",
    "cart_currency": "USD",
    "cart_amount": 500,
    "cart_description": "Description of the items/services",

Sample Response Payload

    "tran_ref": "TST2231101374414",
    "tran_type": "Sale",
    "cart_id": "CART#1001",
    "cart_description": "Description of the items/services",
    "cart_currency": "USD",
    "cart_amount": "500.00",
    "redirect_url": "",
    "serviceId": 2,
    "profileId": 987654,
    "merchantId": 123456,
    "trace": "PMNT0404.6368BC3D.000BAF4C"