Setting Up Your First Order Form

Do you want to sell single/multiple items, collect subscriptions, or get donations online via an online form? You've come to the right place to do that. You can even collect payments from your Facebook page.For this example we're going to use Pa...


Difference Between PayPal & PayPal Pro

People often ask, what are the difference between the two? There are two types of Paypal payment methods offered by JotForm for online forms. Here are the known differences of the two Paypal payment types.a. PayPal (Website Payments Standard)b. PayPa...


How to add Shipping to your Paypal standard account

You can add shipping fees on your Paypal account so that it will include the said fee whenever the buyer purchases via Paypal through your form here in JotForm. The two types of cost method for shipping:The Flat Amount - This is a fixed pri...


How to Strip Payment Labels and Separate Payment Info on Email Alerts

You can now strip the payment labels in email notification by adding payment suffix in the payment field tag. This way you can freely separate each payment info without it's labels. This is useful if you're going to create a custom email message with...


How to setup a recurring payment option

Let's say your magazine site sells subscriptions, and you want to allow users to make payments periodically , but you don't want to bother them to come back to your site and fill out the form each month. Or let's assume you run a Charity site, and yo...


Paypal Incomplete Payments FAQ

What is IPN?IPN (Instant Payment Notification) is a POST message sent by Paypal (for regular merchant accounts) whenever a transaction is completed on their side. This message contains all the data regarding the payment transaction completed by a for...


PayPal Forms

Did you know you can create PayPal forms with a FREE JotForm account? We know you do :) Creating PayPal Forms with JotForm is quick & easy. Just follow the steps below and you'll be integrated with PayPal in no time.1st Step - Setting Up Your Pay...


How to Enable IPN for Paypal

IPN (Instant Payment Notification) is a POST message sent by Paypal (for regular merchant accounts) whenever a transaction is completed on their side. This message contains all the data regarding the payment transaction completed by a form user. ...


How to set up paypal along with other payment options

Its great having Paypal payment integration built right into JotForm, but what if you want to give your customers other payment options such as paying by check? or even payment over the phone? In this example: We are hosting an ev...


How to Update the Multiple Payment Form

You have a Multiple Payment Form, but you want to setup your own payment method? This guide will show you how to update the Multiple Payment Form. Let us get started.1. Access my forms and look for the base form that houses your payment forms. Click ...


How to Pass a Calculated Value in a Paypal Field of a Second Form

Update: This method works perfectly well, and you are welcome to use it. We have taken a step further to incorporate it as a core feature. Now, to easily pass calculated values to your payment field, please refer to this guide: How to pass a cal...


Configuring PayPal Express Integration

Getting startedJotForm's PayPal Express integration requires a Business PayPal account. If you don't have one yet, sign up or upgarde your existing Personal account.If you want to use PayPal's pop-up (in-context) payment system, the items you are sel...


How to Obtain PayPal API Credentials

PayPal API credentials (username, password and signature) are necessary if you want to integrate your forms to PayPal Pro and PayPal Express. Here's how to obtain Paypal API credentials for your account:1. Log in to PayPal.comA Business or Premier ac...


How to Enable IPN for Paypal Pro

1. Log on to your Paypal account 2. Click Profile on the My Account tab.3. On the Profile page, under Selling Preferences, click Instant Payment Notification preferences4.  Click Choose IPN Settings to specify your ...


How to Add Tax to Your Payment Form

JotForm's payment integrations allow you to add sales tax to the products you sell, whether tangible or not.This feature is available for the following payment gateways:Paypal (Standard)PayPal ExpressPaypal ProStripeAuthorize.Net2CheckOutPurchase Ord...


How to setup Incomplete Payment Notification E-mail

Incomplete Payment is triggered when a person submitting to your form didn't send or settle the payment after redirected to the Payment gateway, for example, Paypal Payment Page.Being informed of an incomplete payment is very important so you'd know ...


How to Enable Payment Authorization

When you are selling physical items or items that need your approval prior to delivery to the customer, you may sometimes want to get payment authorization only - and capture payment at a later time when needed.Luckily, payment authorization is avail...