Integrating coinpayments (account setup) #
1) Account Setup #
- Account Settings and Important InformationTo start accepting cryptocurrency payments, the first step is the create a CoinPayments account! Get started by following along the steps below to sign up for a CoinPayments account and customize the account settings that are ideal for your business.SIGN UPSign up for a CoinPayments account here or click the Sign Up button in the top right corner of the CoinPayments website .
Fill out the appropriate details on the Create New Account form. Sign Up Form
After signing up, verify your account by clicking the activation link in the email sent to the email address you used to register your account. Account Activation Email
2) ACCOUNT SETTINGS #
Find your profile and account settings here as well as the important merchant information (Merchant ID, IPN Key, etc…)
Login to your CoinPayments account for the first time.
Check your email for the verification code to login. Email Verification Code
Go to: “ACCOUNT -> ACCOUNT SETTINGS“. Account Settings
In the “BASIC SETTINGS” tab, you will find your Merchant ID. Save/Copy your Merchant ID somewhere for later use. Merchant ID
In the “PUBLIC INFO” tab, you can enter your Name, Email, URL that will be displayed publicly to customers sending payments. Public Info
In the “LOGIN & SECURITY” tab, change 2FA method from email to Google Authenticator or one of the other more convenient options. Login & Security
In the “MERCHANT SETTINGS” tab, set your IPN Secret (this can be any strong/random string of characters). Save/Copy your IPN Secret somewhere for later use. Select your base currency and also toggle which notification emails to receive. Merchant Settings
3) COIN SETTINGS #
Modify which coins you want to accept as payment and what to do after receiving a payment
Go to: “ACCOUNT -> COIN ACCEPTANCE SETTINGS“. Coin Acceptance Settings Navigation
Select which coins you want to accept as payment by checking the box in front of each coin. Coin Acceptance Selection
Make sure to scroll all the way to the bottom of the page and click “Update Coin Preferences”.
This is the minimum you need to configure to begin accepting crypto payments to your store. Leave the rest of the options for later (ie. conversion, fiat settlement, payment forwarding)
4) API KEYS #
You will need the information in this section later to link your CoinPayments account to your eCommerce store. The API keys are what connect your store with the CoinPayments payment system.
Go to: “ACCOUNT -> API KEYS“. API Keys Navigation
click the edit permission button. here you need to allow the api access and save it , otherwise the coin payment api never work
Use the API Key that’s already there, or generate a new key by clicking the “GENERATE NEW KEY” button. API Keys
Save/Copy your API Public Key and your API Private Key somewhere for later use.
API PUBLIC KEY
API PRIVATE KEY
Now add the above API details to your admin coinpayment setting:
5) Wallet Notifier #
Deposit with coin payment-> add here your IPN Secret and notifier URL. this will help you to deposit any coin to your site your URL /coin-payment-notifier (example : https://Tradexpro-exchange.itech-theme.com//api/coin-payment-notifier)
If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this help file, please feel free to send your questions to our support email: email@example.com Our support team will reply to you within 24 hours.