Getting Started with Exchange: Setting Up a Stripe Account

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The [[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Stripe|Stripe Add-on]] is a premium payment gateway add-on for Exchange which allows customers (U.S. and Canada residents only) to checkout using Stripe. Stripe is our preferred payment gateway because it is easier to use and setup than Paypal and offers great features and documentation.
 
The [[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Stripe|Stripe Add-on]] is a premium payment gateway add-on for Exchange which allows customers (U.S. and Canada residents only) to checkout using Stripe. Stripe is our preferred payment gateway because it is easier to use and setup than Paypal and offers great features and documentation.
 
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===Step 1: Sign up a Stripe.com===
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===Step 1: Sign up at Stripe.com.===
  
To get started, you’ll first need to setup an account at Stripe.com.
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To get started, visit [http://stripe.com Stripe.com] and sign up for an account.
  
===Step 2: Confirm your email address===
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Once you sign up, you’ll receive an email to confirm your email address and activate your account.
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===Step 2: Confirm your email address and activate your account.===
  
===Step 3: Confirm company and banking information===
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Once you sign up, you’ll receive an email to confirm your email address and activate your account. Click the "Activate Account" button.
  
To activate your account, you’ll need to fill out the Stripe application with your company and banking information.
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Once you’ve completed the application, your Stripe account is active.
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[[File:Stripe-email.png‎|Stripe-account.png|link=]]
  
==Integrating with Exchange==
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To start using Stripe with Exchange, you’ll first need to install and activate the Stripe add-on in your site’s plugins and then enable it in Exchange.
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===Step 3: Confirm company and banking information.===
  
Once the add-on is enabled, you should see a gear symbol next to the Enabled button where you’ll need to enter some information about your Stripe account
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To activate your account, complete the Stripe application with your company and banking information. Once you’ve completed the application, your Stripe account will be active.
  
In your Stripe dashboard, go to Your Account > Account Settings in the top right of the screen.
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From there you’ll find your API Keys.
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[[File:Stripe-account-details.png|link=]]
  
You’ll take copy those keys and paste them into your Exchange Stripe settings.
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Also in your Exchange Stripe settings, you can edit how will your purchase button and enable the Stripe test mode so that you can make test purchases on your site.
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==See also==
  
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*[[:Exchange_Add-Ons:_Stripe|Exchange Add-ons: Stripe]]
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*[http://stripe.com/docs Stripe Documentation]
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*[http://training.ithemes.com/tutorial/getting-started-with-paypal-and-stripe/ Getting Started with Paypal and Stripe]
 
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Latest revision as of 11:27, July 5, 2013


The Stripe Add-on is a premium payment gateway add-on for Exchange which allows customers (U.S. and Canada residents only) to checkout using Stripe. Stripe is our preferred payment gateway because it is easier to use and setup than Paypal and offers great features and documentation.




Step 1: Sign up at Stripe.com.

To get started, visit Stripe.com and sign up for an account.


Step 2: Confirm your email address and activate your account.

Once you sign up, you’ll receive an email to confirm your email address and activate your account. Click the "Activate Account" button.


Stripe-account.png


Step 3: Confirm company and banking information.

To activate your account, complete the Stripe application with your company and banking information. Once you’ve completed the application, your Stripe account will be active.


Stripe-account-details.png


See also


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