iCreateOFX PayPal API to OFX Help.

  1. PayPal API script program support

     
    iCreateOFX Basic
    PayPal API OFX Writer
    PayPal CSV to OFX Converter
    PayPal API
    Yes
    Yes
    No
    PayPal CSV
    Yes
    No
    Yes
     

  2. PayPal - Creating an API Signature
    An API signature consists of an API user-name along with an associated API password and signature, all of which are assigned by PayPal. You need to include this information whenever you execute a PayPal API operation. Follow the steps below to create an API signature:
    1. Log in to PayPal, then under Selling Tools (on the left), click on Seller preferences:
      Paypal seller preferences
    2. On the next page, locate the row begining with API Access and click on Update.
      PayPal API access
    3. On the next page, scroll down to find the NVP/SOAP API intergration (Classic) and either click on the Request API signature (and then agree to the terms) or if you already have a signature set up, click on Manage API Credentials.
      Paypal manage API credentials
    4. Afer agreeing to the terms, the on final page, click on Show to dispaly your credentials in turn. Click on Done when finished, having taken note of your credentials.
      Paypal show API credentials
PayPal provides API access to Business and Premier accounts only and NOT Personal accounts.
Upgrading from a Personal to a Premier PayPal account entails verifying your bank details.