How do I generate Payflow API credentials with a PayPal Payments Pro account?

Here's how:

  1. Log in to your PayPal account.
  2. Select Profile > Profile and settings > My selling tools > API Access, click Update.
  3. Click Set up Payflow Pro API access under Option 2.
  4. Click Create access to generate your PayPal Payments Pro credentials.
  5. When credentials have been generated, you’ll see the message A new API user has been generated successfully displayed in the User Access area.