After completing the registration and having the API keys in hand, it is time to create the PayPal Payment Channel in your system.

Configuring the PayPal Payment Channel in the system:

  • Go to the following path: [Channels & Tools> Payment Gateways> Online Payment];
  • Click the green "+" button and then choose the "PayPal" option and click the "Next" button;
  • Fill in the requested fields, and in the end, be sure to enable and save your Payment Channel.
  • Below is the details of each field:

Channel Configuration Fields

Internal Name

It will be useful for your internal organization. This name will appear in other Financial Module interfaces and transaction logs, so it is recommended to put the name of the channel in question.


Choose the option "Credit Cards". When you do this, some cardboard icons will appear ...
They are for you to add or not to the site, but it is worth mentioning that the marking or deselection of the icons does not influence the configuration register made with PayPal.


Check the currency options where you want the Channel to be available for payments.
Because it is a channel that accepts multiple currencies, it is recommended to at least mark "BRL", "EUR" and "USD".


Sets the maximum number of interest-free installments that you accept the payments.
You must enter in the field what was defined between you and PayPal when you register with them.


It will be the name of the Channel that will appear to your guest on the site.
Normally the recommended content is to indicate the form of payment. Ex: Payments by credit card.


Content will accompany the title entered and will be an information for the guest.
You can usually use content like "Pay at up to 3x using PayPal".

Access Keys:

"User", "Password" and "Signature" are technical information that you need to collect on your PayPal portal.


Internal configuration related to the Financial Module of the system.
This link is important because the system will automatically get you from the rate you set, allocate that cost tied to your Position Setup.

Do not forget to activate and save your channel at the end of the process!


PayPal accepts Tickets?
No. PayPal only acts with payments by credit card.

I have never worked with PayPal. How do I know more details?
Take a look at our other article with PayPal General Information. Click the link below and ask your questions:
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Is it possible to make sales using PayPal?
No. This is a channel that directs the user to their checkout page, so only the guest can make payments. An alternative to use is the Payment Links tool.
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Is there another channel that accepts Stays-compatible international credit card payments?
Yes. Stays has compatibility with Stripe, and also with Cielo.
Note: In the case of Cielo and, it is important to emphasize that this feature varies according to the negotiations made during the establishment registration process, so check this at the time of your negotiation with the channel.