You need a PayPal Business account

Go to and sign up for a PayPal Business account or convert an existing Personal account to a Business account, it’s free.

Setup and Configuration

Add your Paypal credentials to

Go to: and then Dashboard > Payment gateways > Connect with Paypal
Enter your API Username, Password ans Signature
Learn how to get the Live API information (not Sandbox) from PayPal by logging into your account at

Link: (copy the link and paste it in your browser to get access)

Select the option for NVP/SOAP API integration (Classic).

Configuring the PayPal dashboard - PayPal IPN URL:

It’s necessary for to set up your PayPal IPN URL.

PayPal Instant Payment Notifications (PayPal IPN) link: tells your store that payment has been successful (or not).
To learn more about how to set this up on PayPal, see: How to Activate IPN in your PayPal Account

Link: (copy the link and paste it in your browser to get access)

In your PayPal Business account, go to: Profile > Profile and settings > My selling tools.

Click on Instant payment notifications to set your URL.

Use the following URL:
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