Voiding an authorized payment

A void describes the process of how merchants void funds for an authorized payment. A void is the second part of a two-part payment flow, and occurs after an authorized payment is finalized. Finalized payments have kind set to authorization. When a merchant wishes to cancel the order for an authorized transaction, Shopify sends a void request to a payments app, and the app can resolve or reject it.

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