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Q. Is Open eBay App the google gadget environment?
A. Yes, Open eBay App supports the open-standard google gadgets specification. Check the Supported Gadgets Libraries document : for details.
Q. We want ebay to host the app. Can we use HTML and PHP?
Q. What APIs are there to access the user transactions? We also need to access the PayPal transaction information, which APIs do we use for that?
A. You can either use GetSellerTransactions to get a seller's transaction date or GetItemTransactions to retrieve a single item transactions. If you passing DetailLevel tag : <DetailLevel>ReturnAll</DetailLevel> in your GetSellerTransactions or GetItemTransactions request, the PayPal transaction information associated with the eBay Item is returned in TransactionArray.Transaction.ExternalTransaction in GetSellerTracations or GetItemTransactions response when the data is available.
Q. We need to track the licensing of the application by the ebay user account to charge for using the application. Do we need to write the licensing tracking code also or does Open eBay App has an API for checking if a user is licensed to use the app?
A. eBay provides Subscription interface and billing platform in Open eBay Apps environment. You need to implement subscription and billing for your app.
Q. We will be building tables of the user transactions. What is the window size we will have for the table?
A. Please see the Options for Content and Layout document about the size (search "Views").
A. Yes, you can use PHP.
When a subscriber launches your application, eBay redirects the user to your site ( to the URL you specified in your open eBay App deployment descriptor) which we don't control. You need to provide the protection for your code.
Q. Can the payment money be divided percentage wise to two accounts (25% to one account and 75% to another)?
A. You can discuss the payment with our Business Unit when you are ready for Business Readiness Review process: http://developer.ebay.com/products/open-ebay-apps/program/#vetting
A. Please check http://apps.ebay.com/ for details.