You want to configure your website to accept funds through PayPal.
Your PayPal account is integrated with your website from your Admin Area -> Tools -> Account Setup -> Global Settings. From here,select the PayPal box in Payment Methods. Do not check any other Credit Card type - leave Checks if you are accepting checks. The follow these steps:
- Select the PayPal option from the Payment Processor selection box.
- Then, enter your PayPal email address (this is the email address you use to login to PayPal) into the Merchant ID field. Press Update.
- You do not need to fill out the Payment Processing Password fields for PayPal integration.
IMPORTANT: Please also see the FAQ article called 'How do I Configure PayPal so that I receive Instant Payment Notification messages?' for instructions on how to setup your PayPal account
Test It Out!Once your payment processing is set up, make sure you run a test registration for testing purposes. Be sure to use a real credit card and make a real donation.
Reviewed JB 04/18/2011