Paypal Payflow

Updated on 20-October-2016 at 10:16 AM

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Providers Website

Payflow Pro account Setup
  1. Sign-up for a Payflow Pro (not Payflow Link) account at the PayPal website . They will supply you with a username, password, and Partner ID.
  2. Add these settings to your site in eCommerce -> Payment Gateways.
  3. Please take the time to test the settings after configuring them.

Please note that the 'PARTNER' field (Required) is the ID provided to you by the authorized PayPal Reseller who registered you for Payflow.

If you purchased your account directly from PayPal, use 'PayPal' in this field.

Site administration setup

This Gateway does not have any specific setup requirements for standard operation. Simply log into your site, navigate to eCommerce -> Payment gateways, select this gateway from the dropdown list, and enter the requested information.

Setting up for Recurring Billing (If required)

The implementation of this payment gateway does not support recurring billing


There are no known "common" setup issues with this gateway.

If you encounter any that you feel may be useful to list here, please contact the support team with details of the issue and the solution you found, so that we may share this with people who may encounter the same issue in future.