This tutorial will show you how to accept Bitcoin on a website with SSL signed payment requests using Electrum, required is a shell access and enough permission to install electrum

  • A webserver serving static HTML
  • A SSL certificate (signed by a CA)
  • Electrum version >= 2.6

Install dependencies:

sudo apt-get install python3-setuptools python3-pyqt5 python3-pip

Install Electrum:

sudo pip3 install https://download.electrum.org/3.0.3/Electrum-3.0.3.tar.gz

then run on your server

electrum create
electrum daemon start
electrum setconfig ssl_privkey /etc/letsencrypt/live/xxxxxx.com/privkey.pem
electrum setconfig ssl_chain /etc/letsencrypt/live/xxxxxx.com/cert.pem 
electrum setconfig requests_dir /home/xxxxxx.com/httpdocs/r
electrum setconfig url_rewrite "['file:///home/xxxxxx.com/httpdocs/','https://www.xxxxxx.com/']"
electrum addrequest 0.015 -m "Payment for Acme.inc service" 


this will return a json with the URL to present to your customers. eg. >https://www.xxxxxx.org/r/index.html?id=7c2888541a

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