PayPro has created a direct integration to Easy Digital Downloads (EDD). This way you can use PayPro payments for your EDD webshop. These include:
- Master Card
- Bank transfer
- SEPA Direct Debit
- Sofort Digital
In the following, this article presents you a step-by-step plan and a video on how to integrate these payments into Easy Digital Downloads.
1) Downloading the Plugin
For downloading the PayPro plugin and connecting it to Easy Digital Downloads, you first go to your known Wordpress environment. Then go to Plugins, “add new” and search for PayPro by typing in the name in the search bar on the top right. Click on “Install now” next to the PayPro extension for Easy Digital Downloads.
2) Connecting the two systems via API
After the installation is completed, you click on activate and you land on your plugin dashboard. Before connecting Easy Digital Downloads with your personal PayPro account you have to set your currency for the website. For that, go to the Easy Digital Downloads menu and enter its settings. Click on currency and set it to Euro. Save changes and go on payment gateways in the top bar. Click on PayPro and you see a bar to fill in your PayPro API key.
To get the API key you go on paypro.com and login to your PayPro account. After you logged in, you land on your PayPro dashboard.
Click then on “Integrate Webshop” in the left menu bar, followed by “Through webshow” to start the integration. You basically just have to fill in the name and “URL” of your online store and choose Easy Digital Downloads and digital typ of products as well as your preferred language for the checkout page.
When you then continue, you see an overview of the integration steps for the Easy Digital Downloads plugin. You have already completed the installation of the plugin, so you can continue directly with the API key that is shown in bold below. Please copy this one, we need it in a minute. Before we return to WordPress, click twice on “continue” to finish the payment connection on PayPro’s side.
3) Activate the Payments
Now you go back to your WordPress account, paste the API key, save changes, and activate the payment methods in the general section of the payment gateways. Click on "Save changes" and this is all. Now the activated payment methods are available for your customers in your webshop.
The start right with the integration steps, jump to minute 1:08 and skip the introduction.
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