How to Setup Sandbox Account Details in Square?

Posted on 23 March, 2018

With our Odoo SQUARE Payment Acquirer, you will able to activate Square Payment Option in Odoo eCommerce. To be able to test the Square Payment Gateway Integration, here we have listed the steps to create Sandbox account.

Step 1: Login to Your Square Account

To create an account, visit or Login With Fillup the form for sign up, agree to the terms & conditions and click on 'CONTINUE' Button.

After login or Click On ‘CONTINUE’ button, you can see There is a page to enter the business details.You can skip this and directly go to step 2.

After adding business details click on 'CONTINUE'. Then after you will see the confirmation screen and click on 'LOGIN' and you will see your dashboard.

Step 2: Get Your Application ID, Access Token and Location ID

To Pay with Square payment acquirer you need to set Application Id, Access Token, and Location ID. To get your credentials Goto . After Login to this login URL, you can see your Application Dashboard as shown below. Then click on 'Create Your First Application'.

 Set New Application Name and click on 'Create Application '.

Select Your Application and get Your Credentials. Use SANDBOX credentials.Do not use 'Personal Access Token'. It is for a live account.In the Sandbox area, you can find your Sandbox Application ID and Sandbox Access Token.

To Get your Location Id, Click on Location Tab.There also you have to use Sandbox Locations.It will give you multiple locations you can use any of them from Sandbox.

Set this Application ID, Access Token, and Location ID into your payment acquirer and get started to payment.

Note : As per the Square terms and conditions, We don't have a web interface to see the sandbox transactions yet. The only way is to use the 'RetrieveTransaction' or 'ListTransactions' endpoints with the same sandbox access token.

Hemangi Santoki , ERP Engineer

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