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PayPal

Obtaining API Credentials#

Sandbox Mode#

NOTE: You should always test the billing system with Sandbox mode before accepting payments from your clients.

Log into PayPal Developer dashboard and create a new sandbox account.

View the Business sandbox account's API credentials. Copy the NVP/SOAP Sandbox API Credentials and paste them into the PayPal settings page in PteroBilling. You may leave the other settings blank. Click Save Changes and Reload Config.

Live Mode#

Log into your PayPal account and go to this page: https://www.paypal.com/businessprofile/mytools/apiaccess/firstparty/signature. Then, copy the NVP/SOAP Sandbox API Credentials and paste them into the PayPal settings page in PteroBilling. You may leave the other settings blank. After that, click Save Changes and Reload Config.