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No, each shopping cart module needs a plug-in to work with a particular credit card payment gateway. If you've already selected shopping cart software, sign up for a credit card payment gateway that it supports. If you want to use one that is not listed, contact the shopping cart vendor and see if they will add a plug-in for you. It is typically to their advantage to support online payment processing as fully as possible. When selecting either a shopping cart vendor or an online payment gateway, compare your total price. If one is very cheap but supports only more expensive partners, that may not be the best solution for your online payment processing.