This article explains all the required steps to register a Stripe account.
Enter the initial credentials of the account.
Email: An e-mail address you can access. Later on, you will receive an email to verify the account.
Name: Main name of the account.
Password: Enter a password.
Note: The password must contain at least 8 characters, and among them at least 1 lowercase, 1 uppercase, a number and an alphanumerical character ( $ % & / ? ¿ # @ ). For example, a valid password would be 2017Revo$.
Verify password: Enter the password again.
I’m not a robot: Activate the option of reCAPTCHA verification.
Click on the Create your Stripe account button.
Once the account is created, move to the [API] option(https://dashboard.stripe.com/account/apikeys) and click on activate your account.
- Later on, the program will ask you to verify the e-mail account. You will receive a message on the e-mail account you have previously entered, where you should click on the confirm email address button
Note: If you do not receive the confirmation message within a short delay, check that it is not in the Spam tray.
- To finalize the activation of the account, move on to the option Activate your account and enter your tax data.
- Finally, move on again to API and click on reveal test key token to see the keys you need to enter in the In Touch preferences.
IMPORTANT: The keys you enter in In Touch, must not be test environment as shown in the image. To be valid, they must start in the following way:
Publishable key: pk_live_xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Secret key: sk_live_xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Note: The pk_test and sk_test keys are not valid. To avoid them appearing, you must follow the previous steps properly and get the account activated.