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Card Type

Card Number

Expiry Date / (MM/YY)

CVV/CVC2 Number Where do I find this?

Issue Number

Start Date / (MM/YY)



my customers are not able to complete authorize.net payments because neither I nor they know what the last two required fields are?


what are they?


I'm talking about "Issue Number" and "Start Date"... can I just get rid of them?

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The "Issue Number" and "Start Date" are normally used for UK issued debit cards.


You can remove them by editing the following template file:



is this the only way to do it?


no menu to edit it?


the code says "if" so it looks like there might be a switch somewhere in the admin panel for to disable these two... anyone know where they are?

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No I do not think there is a switch to disable the "Issue Number" and "Start Date" field in the admin area.


The “if” statement is there to display the credit card fields if the gateway supports it, otherwise it will not show up in the client area etc…


Forgot to mention you will also need to edit the following file:



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