Quick IPN is very easy to install and configure. Once you have received the Quick IPN zip file, please unzip the file and copy (or ftp) the files to the desired location at your web hosting environment. Then you need to configure Quick IPN and tell Paypal to send payment notifications to Quick IPN.
Quick IPN Configuration:
Quick IPN zip files contains the following files:
|quickipn_config.php || |
This is the utility to allow you configure IPN options. To start configuration, open your browser, such as Firefox or IE, to something like http://www.yoursite.com/quickipn_config.php, depending on your web site and the location where you put Quick IPN files to.
|quickipn.php || |
This is the main engine that responds to Paypal Instant Payment Notification, you need to configure Paypal to ping this PHP file. Depending on your web site and the location where you put Quick IPN files to, the typical URL is something like http://www.yoursite.com/quickipn.php
|quickipn_setting.php || |
This file contains the common variables and system functions that used by quickipn_config.php and quickipn.php
|quickipn.conf || |
This is the configuration files that stores your IPN settings. Initially empty. All settings are stored in the encrypted form. This file can be renamed. The name is defined in quickipn_config.php
|quickipn.log || |
This is the log file, Initially empty. This file can be renamed. The name is defined in quickipn_setting.php
To improve security, please check the following post.
To setup Quick IPN, you need to configure Paypal's Instant Payment Notification. To configure, Goto your Paypal account, then Profile and configure the Instant Payment Notification. You need to enter the URL that points to the "quickipn.php", which is a file from Quick IPN.