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Step-by-step guide on how to obtain "publishable" and "secret" keys from the Stripe dashboard to connect it with Almabase

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Written by Sarita Markande
Updated over a week ago

There are two parts to connecting your Stripe payment account with Almabase.

  • Obtaining the publishable and secret keys from the Stripe dashboard.

  • Connecting the Stripe to Almabase with the keys obtained.

Part 1 - Obtaining the publishable and secret keys from your Stripe dashboard

Step 1:

Login into your Stripe Dashboard and ensure you've selected the correct account and the "view test mode" is toggled off.

Step 2:

Click on the Developers option and select API keys.

Step 3:

When you click on API keys, the following screen will appear ๐Ÿ‘‡

Copy the Publishable Key and click on the "Reveal live key" to obtain the Secret Key. Save these keys to use them later. ๐Ÿ‘

NOTE: When you click on the "Reveal live key" for the secret key, you'll be prompted to enter your stripe credentials as a verification process.

Part 2 - Connect your Stripe account to Almabase with the keys obtained.

Step 1: After obtaining the above keys, on the admin navigation, head to Settings โžก Payment gateway.ย On theย Payment Gateway page, click on the + Add Almapay Payment Accountย button.

Step 2: Fill in the necessary details as shown in the screenshot below ๐Ÿ‘‡

1. Select the type as Stripe

2. Enter a name for the payment account

3. Enter the keys obtained in the metadata box in the following format

"publishable_key": "pk_live_REJNF35029595asfksdbf",
"secret_key": "sk_live_szfRJKBFe79483HKeetyt"

4. After entering the keys obtained, check the "Active" box and hit on Save.

This completes the Stripe Setup process ๐Ÿ‘

You can go ahead and start processing payments on Almabase. ๐Ÿ˜„

A few more things

  • Stripe supports monthly recurring payments.

  • Stripe comes with Google Pay and Apple Pay options.

Please write to us at or through the chat bubble ๐Ÿ’ฌ if you have any questions. ๐Ÿ˜„

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