Paypal STANDARD Website Payment Walkthrough?

Paypal STANDARD Website Payment Walkthrough?

Here is from a question about Commerce Starter Kit (asp.net). maybe it is can used for any e-commerce website code to setup Paypal payment.

Paypal STANDARD Website Payment Walkthrough?

To setup a fictitious Paypal account in the Sandbox and confirming the account:

1. Log into the Developer Central website at http://developer.paypal.com.
2. This will bring you to the Developer Central homepage.
3. Click on the Sandbox link found on the right side of the page or the tab found at the top.
4. This will list your fictious sandbox accounts.  To create a new one, click on Create Account.
5. When you click Create Account, it will open a new page of the Register a New Paypal account on the Sandbox environment.
6. You may select one of three account types (casual shoppers, casual sellers, or business owners)
7. For this example, let’s select casual shopper by clicking on the Start Now button
8. Enter in the pertinent information on the Create A Paypal account page and click on the “I Agree, Create My Account”.
9. This will take you to the Account Sign Up results page.
10. It now tells you to confirm your email address… Go back to the Developer Central page where the Sandbox tab is.  Make sure to click the tab again to refresh the list of test accounts with the new account showing up on the list!
11. Now… click on the Email tab found just two tabs to the right of the sandbox tab – this is where you will find all the email coming to the new fictitious email box.  You will see an email there with the subject Activate Your Paypal account.  Click the link of the “email”.
12. A fake email should popup on a new browser window – copy the confirmation number to the “clipboard”
13. Go back to the Sandbox tab, and select the new test account and click the Launch Sandbox button. Sign in to the sandbox with the new test account email address and password by clicking the Login button.
14. To the left you will see a link to “Confirm Email” – click it.
15. Then click the link… “Click here if a link DOES NOT appear in the email”
16. Paste the confirmation number (saved in the clipboard) into the field and click the Confirm button.
17. The account is NOW confirmed.  You may now click on Continue or Skip to do more setup for the account.

Hope this helps.