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gateways:paypal:express_checkout [2019/08/04 21:30]
marija
gateways:paypal:express_checkout [2019/09/09 20:42] (current)
foxybrett updating instructions for IPN
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 === Part 1: Set up the IPN === === Part 1: Set up the IPN ===
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 +<wrap tip>​Please note that PayPal updates their UI fairly regularly, and their own documentation often doesn'​t actually line up with how to access certain settings. If you have an issue with the following, please let us know so we can try to update things.</​wrap>​
  
 FoxyCart'​s integration with PayPal'​s [[https://​cms.paypal.com/​us/​cgi-bin/?&​cmd=_render-content&​content_ID=developer/​howto_admin_recurringpayments|recurring payments]] system requires the use of PayPal'​s [[https://​developer.paypal.com/​webapps/​developer/​docs/​classic/​ipn/​integration-guide/​IPNIntro/​|Instant Payment Notification]] (IPN) system in order to keep our system and their system in sync after each transaction is processed (or fails to process). Follow these steps to activate your IPN: FoxyCart'​s integration with PayPal'​s [[https://​cms.paypal.com/​us/​cgi-bin/?&​cmd=_render-content&​content_ID=developer/​howto_admin_recurringpayments|recurring payments]] system requires the use of PayPal'​s [[https://​developer.paypal.com/​webapps/​developer/​docs/​classic/​ipn/​integration-guide/​IPNIntro/​|Instant Payment Notification]] (IPN) system in order to keep our system and their system in sync after each transaction is processed (or fails to process). Follow these steps to activate your IPN:
  
   - Login to PayPal.   - Login to PayPal.
-  - In the top right hand corner, click the Cog icon to go to your profile+  - In the top right hand corner, click the gear / settings ​icon, then click "​Account Settings"​
-  - In the left hand side, select "My selling tools" (If you don't see this, try to find something like "​Selling Preferences".) +  - In the left hand side, select "Notifications". 
-  - Under "Getting Paid and managing my risks" click the "​Update"​ to the right of "​Instant payment notifications"​. ​(If you don't see this, try to find a link that says "​Instant Payment Notifications"​ and click that.)+  - In the "Instant payment notifications" ​row, click the "​Update"​ to the right of "​Instant payment notifications"​.
   - Click the "​Choose IPN Settings"​ button. \\ {{:​docs:​paymentgateways:​paypal_ipn_step3.jpg}}   - Click the "​Choose IPN Settings"​ button. \\ {{:​docs:​paymentgateways:​paypal_ipn_step3.jpg}}
   - Enter ''​https://​yourdomain.foxycart.com/​ipn.php'',​ but replace the ''​yourdomain.foxycart.com''​ with your full FoxyCart store domain. (If you're using a remote store domain like ''​store.example.com''​ then use that.) \\ {{:​docs:​paymentgateways:​paypal_ipn_step4.jpg}}   - Enter ''​https://​yourdomain.foxycart.com/​ipn.php'',​ but replace the ''​yourdomain.foxycart.com''​ with your full FoxyCart store domain. (If you're using a remote store domain like ''​store.example.com''​ then use that.) \\ {{:​docs:​paymentgateways:​paypal_ipn_step4.jpg}}

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