Associate a PayPal Merchant Account with Commerce Payments

To configure settings for PayPal, you associate your PayPal merchant account with Commerce Payments in Business Manager.

Note: Note: To use Commerce Payments, your Salesforce Support team must enable the Commerce Payments feature switch in Business Manager.
  1. In Business Manager > Administration > Global Preferences > Commerce Payments and Click Add Account.
  2. Select PayPal and Click Next.
  3. Select the type of PayPal account to add.
    • PayPal Sandbox–Use to test PayPal in a sandbox.
    • PayPal Live–Use to set up PayPal in production.

    Click Next.

    The PayPal window redirects you to the PayPal site.

  4. In the PayPal site window, log In using the credentials for an existing PayPal merchant account. If your company doesn’t have a PayPal merchant account, you can use the PayPal window to create an account. If you create a new account, you will receive an email to confirm your email address. Before you can complete the remaining steps, confirm your email address.
  5. Review the PayPal Operations Consent form. By accepting the consent, you give the Commerce Payments service consent to perform the operations listed in the consent form on your company’s behalf.
  6. Click Agree and Connect.
    PayPal displays a signup confirmation.
  7. Click Go back to Store.
    Note: Your system focus returns to the Business Manager.
  8. In Business Manager > Administration > Global Preferences > Commerce Payments, confirm that the Business Manager details page lists the newly created account.

PayPal is now integrated with Commerce Payments. To add the PayPal payment option to your site, complete the steps in Configure Express and Multi-Step Checkout.

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