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13 - Accepting PayPal Payments

Last updated on 12/12/2014

Follow these steps to enable PayPal as a payment option for your customers.  

Step 1  -  Configure your PayPal Account Settings.   

  • Log in to PayPal .  In the My Account Tab, select Profile > My Selling Tools
    NOTE:  You must have a business or premier account.  
  • Expand the options under Getting paid and managing my risk.
  • In Instant payment notifications, click the Update Button
  • At the bottom of the window:
Click
  • Generate a PayPal Notification URL.

    Use the form below to generate a valid Paypal IPN URL:

    Your Website:

    Notification URL:

  • Enter the Notification URL in the box.
    Click Receive IPN messages and SAVE

Step 2 - Configure your LVSYS Admin Settings

From the Product Plug-In Settings, Find the Credit Cards Accepted drop down menu and Select PayPal Checkout. 

Step 2 - Enter your Paypal user name in the Payment Param #1 box

Now you are ready to accept PayPal payments in your online store.