Create PayPal Sandbox Test Account

In this Post i will tell you How you can Setup PayPal Sandbox Test Account.In my last article i had talked about Getting PayPal API Username,Password and Signature.

Creating a New Sandbox Test Account

You have to Follow these simple steps to Create your PayPal Sandbox Test Account.

Step 1: Go to PayPal Developers and Log In to your Account.

Step 2: Now Go to Dashboard and Navigate to Sandbox >> Account.
Go to Dashboard and then navigate to Account in the Sandbox Tab from the Left Sidebar

Step 3: Click the Create Account Button.
Create New PayPal Sandbox Test Account

Step 4: Fill the Account Details as the Given Instruction and Click Create Account button after completing the Form.

Account typeTick either the Personal or Business radio button.
Note: Choose Business Account type to get API Credentials
Email address The email address doesn’t need to be a real.Use the Email to log in to the Sandbox site as the Test Account
PasswordThe password must be 8-20 alpha-numeric characters in length. Use the password to log in to the Sandbox site as the test account.
First and Last namesThe optional name fields accept alpha-numeric characters.
PayPal balanceOptional. It’s a good idea to create test accounts with positive bank balances. Enter an integer value between 1 and 5000.
Bank Verified AccountYou should create both Verified and Unverified test accounts so you can fully test your application.
Select Payment Card Test payments made with different payment cards by selecting either Discover or PayPal.
(Personal accounts only.)
Credit card typeYou must select a single credit card type for each test account. The Sandbox associates a mock credit card number with the account.

Fill the Account Details for Paypal Sandbox test Account

The New Test Account is listed with your other Test Accounts.
PayPal Sandbox Account List

Step 5: Now, Click on Profile under Sandbox Account List.
Click on the Profile under Sandbox Account List
Step 6: And then Click on the API Credentials and Copy your PayPal Sandbox Test Account API Credentials.
PayPal Sandbox API Details

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Shubham Kumar

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2 Responses

  1. Luis Parton says:

    Good post , I am thankful for the points , Does someone know if my assistant can find a blank CT JD-CV-3a example to use ?

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