Alipay is an online payments platform established in China by Alibaba Group.


The provider Alipay is deprecated. It is recommended to use AsiaPay instead.


Credentials tab

Flectra needs your API Credentials to connect with your Alipay account, which comprise:

  • Account: Depending on where you are situated - Express Checkout if your are a Chinese Merchant. - Cross-border if you are not.

  • Alipay Seller Email: Your public Alipay partner email (for express checkout only).

  • Merchant Partner ID: The public partner ID solely used to identify the account with Alipay.

  • MD5 Signature Key: The signature key.

You can copy your credentials from your Alipay account, and paste them in the related fields under the Credentials tab.

To retrieve them, log into your Alipay account, they are on the front page.


If you are trying Alipay as a test, in the sandbox, change the State to Test Mode. We recommend doing this on a test Flectra database, rather than on your main database.