phpBB Extension - PayPal Donation

An extension which allows you to add a PayPal donation page on your phpBB board

phpbb, extension, paypal

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Install Extension

Install in ACP

Use our Install tool to install this Extension. Navigate to "CUSTOMISE - Install extensions" in the ACP of your forum and search for PayPal Donation and click the install button.

Manual install

Download the archive of the extension from here and unpack it. Copy then the entire contents of the archive to your phpBB forum to /ext/skouat/ppde, maybe you need to remove "_master" from the extracted folder. Now go into the admin area of the forum and chose the tab Customize, in the area Manage extensions is you now the extension PayPal Donation displayed under the disable extensions. Click behind the extension on the link Enable to activate the extension. After you have confirmed the action the extension is available in your forum.

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PayPal Donation for phpBB - Master Branch

This extension add a PayPal Donation page on your site.

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  • PayPal IPN
    • Auto group
    • Donors list
    • Send PM to founders
    • Statistics
    • Transaction log
  • Safely test this extension with PayPal Sandbox.
  • Displaying Statistics donation on the Donation page and on the bottom of the forum index page
    • Progress bar
    • Donation received
    • Donation used
    • Goal to reach
  • Advanced currencies management.
  • Customize the main donation page, success page and cancel page.
    • You can use BBcode.
    • Multi-language customization available through the ACP
    • You can use predefined variables.
  • Automatic redirection to the forum after a successfull/cancelled donation.
  • Define and suggest a default donation value, or use a drop-down list.
  • Admin and user permissions can be set through ACP -> Permissions.
  • All options are manageable from ACP.
Quick Install
  1. Download the latest validated release
  2. Unpack the downloaded release and copy it to the ext directory of your phpBB board.
  3. Navigate in the ACP to Customise -> Manage extensions.
  4. Look for PayPal Donation under the Disabled Extensions list, and click its Enable link.
  5. Set up and configure PayPal Donation by navigating in the ACP to Extensions -> PayPal Donation.


  1. Navigate in the ACP to Customise -> Extension Management -> Extensions.
  2. Look for PayPal Donation under the Enabled Extensions list, and click its Disable link.
  3. To permanently uninstall, click Delete Data and then delete the /ext/skouat/ppde directory.


  • Important: Only official release versions validated by the phpBB Extensions Team should be installed on a live forum. Pre-release (beta, RC) versions downloaded from this repository are only to be used for testing on offline/development forums and are not officially supported.
  • Report bugs and other issues to the PPDE Support Forum at or GitHub Issue Tracker.
  • Support requests should be posted and discussed in the PPDE Support Forum at


  • Translations should be added on the Transifex repository.
  • Request a translator access by opening a ticket on the Issue tracker.


GNU General Public License v2


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Last updated: 29. July 2018 04:11:34

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