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How To Get PayPal Credentials for Zen Cart

PostPosted: Mon Mar 30, 2009 10:26 pm
by Zen4Dummies
Setup API Access

You must have a Paypal Business Account to proceed with these instructions.

Log in to your PayPal Business account.
Click the Profile subtab located in the top navigation area
Click the API Access link under the Account Information header.
Under the Setting up PayPal API Credentials and Permissions heading,
click "Request API Credentials" link
Click the “Request API signature” radiobox then click “Agree & Submit” button.

If you already have these credentials, just click the "View Credentials" and copy/paste
the information into a notepad document and save to your harddrive.

Write down the values listed next to API Username and Password

Select the value listed next to Signature Hash, copy it, and save it to a file or some other location.
This is your API Signature.


Setup PDT Token

Log in to your PayPal Business account.
Click the Profile subtab located in the top navigation area
Click Website Payments
Go thru all Options
Enter (Save)
Look at this again and your PDT will be there for you.

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