Paypal API For eBay Overview
To use the PayPal API and confirm payment status of eBay orders, the PayPal account needs to be configured in SellerCloud. Once configured, SellerCloud can bring in the PayPal details for eBay orders, handle PayPal refunds, etc. If PayPal settings are not configured for a company, orders will come in with an Unpaid status. The order may also come in without a Ship-To address.Please follow the steps below to get the PayPal API information. Each company in SellerCloud can be set to use a different PayPal account, and the setting can be edited at Company Settings > eBay Settings > PayPal Settings.
- Log into Paypal.
- Go to My Profile > My Selling Tools > API Access.
- Click NVP/SOAP API Integration (Classic).
- Select Request API signature and click Agree and Submit to generate a set of Signature credentials. See the image below for sample credentials.
- Go to Company Settings > eBay Settings > Paypal Settings and enter credentials in corresponding fields.