How to Get Started with Braintree

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To get started with Braintree on Zapier, first you will need to click to connect your Braintree account to use with your Zap.

Click to connect to Braintree

Next, you'll be asked to enter your Braintree API keys, Merchant ID and Environment.


To locate this, please follow these steps:

  1. Login to your Braintree account here. note: login to sandbox if you are testing and production if you want to work with real transactions.
  2. Click "Account" > "My User" from the top menu.
  3. On the page that loads, under "API Keys, Tokenization Keys, Encryption Keys" click "View Authorizations".
  4. Generate a new API key.
  5. Then click "View" on that new API key that appears. On this page you will find all the information you need to copy and paste into Zapier.

Paste your key back into your Zapier account and then “Continue”. If your API key was entered correctly your Braintree account will now be successfully connected.

Braintree connection successful

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