C# – How-to integrate Paypal with WinForm Desktop Application


I would like to enable my Windows Forms Desktop Application to integrate with PayPal so I can charge my users through the WinForms app. Are there any resources regarding this, or can it be done?

Best Solution

I may have just found a solution.

Visit this web page, over at PayPal: https://www.x.com/community/ppx/apps101


Adaptive APIs let you to do more than just accept payments on your website. You can also:

Integrate payments into your application

So, they've just said that you can interact with their API from within an application, not just on websites.

Also, there is this link: https://www.x.com/community/ppx/code_samples which includes lots of source code samples of C++ and VB.NET and C# (Windows Forms).

The information on those pages, along with the other resources listed there should be enough to get you started.

Hope this helps.

Edit: probably this is the intended URL: