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Set Up Bolt for WooCommerce

How to Install

1. Upload Plugin

  1. Log in to the WordPress Admin Dashboard.
  2. Navigate to Plugins.
  3. Select Add New.
  4. Search for bolt checkout.
  5. Select Install Now.
  6. Select Activate after installation is complete.

2. Configure Plugin

  1. Log in to the WordPress Admin Dashboard.
  2. Navigate to Plugins > WooCommerce Bolt Checkout > Settings.
    • Enable Bolt Gateway.
    • Enable Bolt Sandbox Mode for testing; disable for production.

3. Add Webhook Endpoints in Merchant Dashboard

To complete the configuration, log in to the Bolt Merchant Dashboard using the login details provided by Bolt.

  1. Login to the Bolt Production Merchant Dashboard and Sandbox Merchant Dashboard.
  2. Navigate to Developer > Webhooks
  3. Scroll to Webhook Endpoints.
    • Set the Webhook URL to: https://[store_url]/wp-json/bolt/response
    • Set the Shipping and Tax URL to: https://[store_url]/wp-json/bolt/shippingtax
    • Set the Create Order URL to: https://[store_url]/wp-json/bolt/create-order

Approve Bolt IPs

Ensure the IPs provided by Bolt are approved to allow access to the endpoints above.

Extensions

Most customizations should only be made from the plugin settings page. For special use cases with unique requirements, the Bolt Integrations team can provide a custom zip file to the merchant containing added functionality. This section details how to install the merchant-specific Bolt Extensions.

1. Upload Extension

  1. Log in to the WordPress Admin Dashboard.
  2. Navigate to Plugins.
  3. Select Add New.
  4. Search for WooCommerce Bolt Checkout Extensions - Merchant Name.
  5. Select Install Now.
  6. Select Activate after installation is complete.

2. Verify Extension is Active

  1. Navigate to Plugins.
  2. Verify that the extension plugin appears and is activated.

Update Bolt Plugin

Each plugin in WooCommerce is located in a separate directory inside wp-content/plugins/

  1. Delete the old extension plugin.
  2. Install the new extension plugin.
  3. Activate the new extension plugin.

See WooCommerce’s official documentation for more information.

If you are upgrading your version of the Bolt plugin and have the Bolt Extension plugin installed as well, be sure to update both plugins. Failing to upgrade Bolt Extension plugin could break some functionality of the primary Bolt plugin.

Supported WooCommerce Versions

Bolt Plugin Version Release Date Supported Until Platform Versions
2.13.1 10/13/2020 10/13/2020 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.13.0 09/29/2020 09/29/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.12.0 08/19/2020 08/19/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.11.0 07/09/2020 07/09/20201 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.10.0 06/17/2020 06/17/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.9.0 05/27/2020 05/27/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.8.0 05/12/2020 05/12/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.7.1 04/22/2020 04/22/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.7.0 04/15/2020 04/15/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.6.0 03/24/2020 03/24/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.5.0 03/03/2020 03/03/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.4.0 02/04/2020 02/04/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.2.0 01/09/2020 01/09/2021 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.1.0 12/15/2019 12/15/2020 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.1.1 11/21/2019 11/21/2020 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.0.11 11/21/2019 11/21/2020 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.0.10 09/13/2019 09/13/2020 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.0.5 09/03/2019 09/03/2020 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above
2.0.2 06/27/2019 06/27/2020 WooCommerce 3.7 & Above