Retrieve your PayPal API Username, API Password, and API Signature for integration with your website

First log into your PayPal account. Go to the settings page by clicking on the gear icon in the top right corner.

PayPal Settings


Go to My selling tools on the left hand side.

PayPal My Selling Tools


Go to the API access section and click on Update.

PayPal API Access


Scroll down on the next page to the NVP / SOAP section and click on Manage API Credentials.

PayPal Manage API Credentials


The next page will give you access to your API Username, API Password, and API Signature by clicking on the Show links.


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