Getting Started with PayPal Payments Pro (EE)

(also known as “Website Payments Pro” outside the US)

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PayPal Payments Pro brings you all the benefits of a merchant account and payment gateway in one, plus the ability to create your own, fully customized checkout experience. PayPal Express Checkout is automatically enabled with PayPal Payments Pro, so you can tap into more than 110 million active PayPal users. PayPal Payments Pro supports Magento Payment Bridge, 3D Secure, Cardholder Verification Value (CVV), and can be used to create orders directly from the Admin panel. Supported credit cards include Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Switch/Maestro, and Solo.

Merchant Requirements

Checkout Workflow

  • With PayPal Payments Pro, the customer completes the transaction without leaving your store.
    Click here to see how it works.
  • With Express Checkout, the customer is redirected to the PayPal site to complete the transaction.
    Click here to see how it works.

How to Get Started

Before you can use PayPal Payments Pro, you must contact PayPal Merchant Technical Support and ask them to activate direct payments for your business account. Complete the configuration of your PayPal Business account, as described in Step 1 of “ Setting Up PayPal Payments Pro.” Then, complete the Required Settings in Step 2.

PayPal Payments Pro
PayPal Payments Pro

See also:

PayPal Payments Pro Checkout Workflow

Setting Up PayPal Payments Pro


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