Delete a Pay Method.

Request Parameters

Parameter Type Description Required
action string “DeletePayMethod” Required
clientid int The id of the client matching the Pay Method Required
paymethodid int The id of the Pay Method to delete Required
failonremotefailure bool Pass as true to return an error if a remote token deletion fails Optional

Response Parameters

Parameter Type Description
result string The result of the operation: success or error
paymethodid int The id of the Pay Method deleted

Example Request (CURL)

$ch = curl_init();
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_URL, '');
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POST, 1);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS,
            'action' => 'DeletePayMethod',
            // See
            'username' => 'IDENTIFIER_OR_ADMIN_USERNAME',
            'password' => 'SECRET_OR_HASHED_PASSWORD',
            'paymethodid' => '1',
            'responsetype' => 'json',
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1);
$response = curl_exec($ch);

Example Request (Local API)

$command = 'DeletePayMethod';
$postData = array(
    'paymethodid' => '1',
$adminUsername = 'ADMIN_USERNAME'; // Optional for WHMCS 7.2 and later

$results = localAPI($command, $postData, $adminUsername);

Example Response JSON

    "result": "success",
    "paymethodid": "1"

Error Responses

Possible error condition responses include:

  • Client ID is Required
  • Pay Method ID is Required
  • Invalid Pay Method ID
  • Pay Method does not belong to passed Client ID
  • Error Deleting Remote Pay Method: xxx (response from module)

Version History

Version Changelog
7.8.0 Initial Version