How do I activate the Adyen webhooks?

Activating Adyen webhooks is necessary to receive current payment statuses. We are happy to explain how to activate the webhooks.

  1. Login to your Adyen account to activate the webhooks
  2. Then go to Developers -> Webhooks
  3. On the Webhooks page, click (+) Webhook at the top right of the screen.
  4. A screen will now appear, under the heading Recommended webhooks click on Standard notification -> Add
  5. Below Server configuration, enter the following information:
    • URL –
    • Method – HTTP POST
    • Enable the Active checkbox
  6. Below Authentication, enter a username and password of your choice.
  7. Click on the Save Configuration button

Are you ready in your Adyen account? Then you need to fill in the created username and password in step 6, in WooCommerce. To do this, go to WooCommerce -> Settings -> Adyen tab -> mini-tab Notifications and fill in the details. Don't forget to click on Save Changes.

Are you using the Boleto payment method?

Then repeat the steps above for the Boleto Bancario Pending Notification. Use the exact same username and password when doing so.

Need support?

Still experiencing problems or having questions? Please don't hesitate to contact us via or by phone via  +31 (0)320 - 33 77 77

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