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Add/Import subscriptions with credit/debit card data

Add/Import subscriptions with credit/debit card data

Last updated: 23-Feb-2024
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Include payment (credit/debit card) information that 2Checkout uses for recurring billing to renew imported subscriptions. Importing subscriptions with payment data is available only to eligible 2Checkout accounts. Contact 2Checkout directly for additional details.

Use the addSubscription method to import a subscription into the 2Checkout system.


Parameters Type/Description


Required (string)


Session identifier, the output of the Login method. Include sessionID into all your requests. 2Checkout throws an exception if the values are incorrect.  The sessionID expires in 10 minutes.


Required (Object)


Object designed to provide 2Checkout with all the information to create a subscription.


Optional (Object)


Object containing card details.


Parameters Type/Description




Unique, system-generated subscription identifier.



require ('PATH_TO_AUTH');

$Product = new stdClass ();
$Product->ProductCode = 'my_subscription_1';
$Product->ProductId = 4639321;
$Product->ProductName = '2Checkout 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 = '';
$EndUser->FirstName = 'Customer';
$EndUser->Language = 'en';
$EndUser->LastName = '2Checkout';
$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;

$jsonRpcRequest = array (
'method' => 'addSubscription',
'params' => array($sessionID, $Subscription, $PaymentCard),
'id' => $i++,
'jsonrpc' => '2.0');

var_dump (callRPC((Object)$jsonRpcRequest, $host, true));
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