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    Odoo Website Paypal Express Checkout Payment Acquirer

    Updated 18 February 2020


    PayPal services need to introduction. It is one of the best Payment Acquirers in the world. Evidently, once you integrate PayPal Checkout With Odoo can only increase conversions on your Odoo website.

    As stated by Comscore,  the merchants who have PayPal Express Checkout as a Payment method on their website have 61% conversion rate.

    Odoo website PayPal Express Checkout Payment Acquirer module is designed to ensure fast, Hassle free and secure payments on your Odoo website.

    Once you successfully integrate the module using the following steps, your website customers would be able to pay for their online orders using PayPal Express checkout service.

    Essentially, your clients are not redirected to any other page. The payment gets completed on Odoo website checkout page only. 

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    The record of every transaction is maintained at both Odoo’s backend and in your PayPal account.


    Below is a concise list of features and functionality of the module. For more details, please Visit Our Store Page

    • The module allows you to integrate PayPal Checkout With Odoo.
    • The module adds PayPal Express Checkout as the payment method on the Odoo website.
    • The customers can pay for their website purchases using PayPal Checkout.
    • The payment is both secure and fast.
    • The payment is completed on the Odoo website itself without redirecting the customers to any other page.
    • To proceed with the payment with PayPal, the customer needs to enter the details of the PayPal account through the Pop-up.
    • Once logged in the customer can pay the order total, from PayPal balance or using a debit/credit card.


    1.) Once you purchase the App from Webkul store, you will receive the link to download the zip file of the module.

    2.) Extract the file on your system after the download finishes. You will be able to see a folder named- ‘payment_paypal_express.

    3.) Copy and paste this folder inside your Odoo Add-Ons path.

    4.) Now, open the Odoo App and click on the Settings menu. Here, click on Activate the Developer Mode.

    5.) Then, open on Apps menu and click on ‘Update Modules List’.

    6.) In the search bar, remove all the filters and search ‘payment_paypal_express.

    7.) You will be able to see the module in the search result. Click on ‘Install’ to install it.


    • To integrate PayPal Express Checkout with Odoo, you need to the PayPal Client ID. For that first, you would need to create a PayPal account.
    • Click on the following link to know more on how to get the client ID >>


    Integrating PayPal Checkout with Odoo

    1.) In Odoo, navigate through Invoicing >> Payment acquirers. Here you can now see a new option ‘PayPal Express Checkout’. Click on it.

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    2.) Here, fill your credentials i.e. PayPal Client ID.

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    3.) Then, click on the ‘message’ tab. Here you can add various pop-up messages for the customers such as error message, cancellation message, pending message.

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    4.) Now, click on the ‘configuration’ tab. Here you can set various options.

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    5.) Choose the Payment Journal.

    6.) You can also restrict the payment method to specific countries by using ‘Specific countries tab’.

    7.) You would also need to publish the payment method on the website to make it available to the customers. Click Save.

    Using PayPal Checkout on the Website

    8.) Now, go to the Odoo website. Click on Shop, select any product and add to cart.

    9.) Now, click on process checkout and follow the steps.

    10.) On the Payment page, you can now see PayPal Checkout as a payment method. Select the option and click on ‘PAY NOW’.

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    11.) On the popup that appears, log into your PayPal by entering the credentials.

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    12.) Once logged in, you can pay for the order using your PayPal balance or any saved debit/credit card.

    13.) Alternatively, if you do not wish to log into PayPal account, you can also choose to Pay As A guest through your debit/credit card without logging into your PayPal account. Click on Pay with Debit or Credit Card button on the Pop-up to do so.

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    14.) Next, enter the details of the card and proceed with the steps.

    15.) Once the payment is successful, you will be notified on the checkout page.

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    View Transactions In Odoo

    16.) To view the online transactions in the Odoo backend, Activate the developer mode.

    17.) Then, head to ‘invoicing menu and click on Payment sub-menu. Click on the Payment transactions.

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    18.) Here, you can view the payment transactions made on Odoo website including the mode of transaction and the concerned sales order.

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    Transaction Details In The PayPal Portal

    19.) Go to the PayPal Portal and login Using your credentials.

    20.) Now go to PayPal Dashboard. Here you will be able to see the list of all the transaction. Click any one to open it.

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    Take a look at other Payment Gateways available for Odoo:

    1.) Odoo HyperPay Payment Acquirer

    2.) Odoo Website PayTabs Payment Acquirer


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    For any doubt contact us at [email protected].

    Thanks for reading!!

    Current Product Version - 1.0.0

    Supported Framework Version - ODOO V11

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