url to post to developer testing accounts
03-12-2010 07:12 AM
I have built my own shopping cart using PHP and I use this URL on my buttons to go to pay-pals checkout page:
https://www.paypal.com/xclick/business=(pay-pal user login id goes here). This works just fine, but I am trying to figure out what to change this URL to so it will post to my sandbox account.
I've tried several different URL's. For example I've tried the following:
And none of them work. Does anyone know what I should be using? I've looked numerous times in the documentation and I get so fusturated because pay-pal seems so unorganized. Trying to find something so simple turns into a web surfing marathon.
PS I couldn't post the at symbol so I replaced it with "at"
Re: url to post to developer testing accounts[ Edited ]
03-15-2010 07:41 AM - edited 03-15-2010 07:49 AM
The Sandbox pathing or URL is:
Sandbox URL: https://www.sandbox.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr
Ensure that you first login to your Sandbox Developer Account before attempting to test any code.
The code format should be something similar to this:
Note, for forum posting purposes, you have put spaces in the email address as the forum does not permit posting an email address in the normal fashion.