Generate PayPal PDT Token

Posted: May 31, 2011 in PHP

PDT Token (Payment Data Transfer)

1. Log in to your account

2. Click the ‘Profile’ subtab.

3. Click the ‘Website Payment Preferences’ link in the Selling Preferences column.

4. Click the Payment Data Transfer ‘On’ radio button

5. Select Auto-Return to ‘On’

6. Enter a url to be returned to.
7. Click ‘Save’

A confirmation message will appear at the top of the page indicating that you have successfully enabled Payment Data Transfer. Your identity token will appear within that message, as well as below the PDT On/Off radio buttons.

Additional Notes:

* You must enable Auto Return if you are going to use PDT

* If you already have PDT enabled per the instructions above, to see your token, follow steps 1-3 above. Once you are in the Website Payment Preferences area of your account, you can view the token below the PDT On/Off section.


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