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PayPal is an e-commerce business allowing payments and money transfers to be made through the Internet.

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Creating a custom PayPal donate form like this example

Looking to create a custom PayPal donate form like the one at https://www.battlefields.org/help-save-battlefields. On the PayPal site with the wizard for the donate button it doesn't allow more than 3 ...
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Requiring billing address form prior to PayPal checkout for digital goods?

I have recently moved off of Woocommerce selling digital-only products (templates, plugins etc). Having used PayPal only, my shop collected billing info via PayPal transaction and the user never had ...
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PayPal redirect issue on Wix Platform [closed]

I am creating a website for the charity that I work for (which has a very limited budget, and we therefore are making use of me (a social worker who happens to be okay at some computer stuff) and a ...
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How can I disable the PayPal Credit button?

The checkout area of my site includes an iframe that contains a PayPal button. Recently, PayPal seems to have automatically added a "Credit" button to this iframe. I don't want two buttons, I just ...
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Get a Paypal report automatically each month

Instead of each week / each month having to log in, go to either the new interface (that I find less handy to export data) or the old interface "Download History": then choose dates, select format (e....
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How to move money with Paypal from user to client as 3rd party?

Actually we have clients that offer a service for users. Some of them charge money for their services. We want to integrate Paypal, so that the users can buy the service from the customer and the ...
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Are PayPal merchant accounts linked to a domain name such that changing our web address will cause payment problems?

Is a PayPal merchant account linked to a domain name? I have a project where an established website is going to be changing their domain name. Will PayPal checkout continue to work on the website ...
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How to detect conversions in a configuration with a simple Paypal Buy button?

I have a simple flow with a Paypal button: Website example.com ===> Paypal interface ===> Payment success page [simple Paypal BUY button] example....
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Can I use Paypal without server side programming and show a code once the transaction is completed? [closed]

I'm trying to set up a system whereby a user clicks a button, is taken to PayPal and receives a code once they've paid. I know that there are ways to do this using PHP (which I'm not familiar with). I'...
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Get email addresses of customers that didn't complete Paypal checkout [closed]

As a webmaster of a small shop with only one product and a simple Paypal button: is it possible to get informations, from Paypal, about the potential customers who clicked on "Buy" but didn't proceed ...
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Customer's financials compromised - they think it was my site [closed]

Sorry for the title, this is a confusing problem and I wasn't sure how to make the title succinct. The background: I have a client's website which sell products. The purchasing is all done through ...
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Setting PayPal payments so that they only go through once approved

I am thinking of using PayPal standard so that users can pay for membership on a client's website. However I would like it so that, they user can submit their payment details on PayPal but then for ...
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necessity of collecting SSN's for 1099's (re Affiliate programs) [closed]

first post here, and hopefully I'm posting to the correct Stackexchange (if I'm posting in the wrong place, let me know!) My question is basically this: I have an idea for a web service that would ...
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Paypal: mixing digital & physical items in select form button

Okay, I am working on a publishing site, and want users to select paperback or digital from the button dropdown "Add to Cart" button. So far, so good—I've managed that just fine. But of course the ...
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Paypal pending vs completed status

I am busy implementing Paypal into a site that offers users the ability to subscribe to digital content. From what I have read, the payment status returned using Paypal's IPN will typically be Pending ...
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Google Analytics is not tracking our social media conversions properly because our Paypal payment gateway

I'm trying to track what transactions are coming from social media advertising campaigns, however due to the set up of our existing site (Magento) which goes through a Paypal gateway. All transactions ...
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Handling paypal disputes on ecoommerce website

I am planning a specialized ecommerce website where users can buy and sell digital content. The site will take a 5% fee per purchase, and then allow the seller to request a withdrawal once a seller ...
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Google Analytics ecommerce tracking referral issue with paypal payment gateway

I having a problem on ecommerce tracking. The current shopping flow: User clicked the ads from social media -facebook and directed to our site. User make order on our site. User make payment:- a. ...
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ACTION MAY BE REQUIRED: PayPal service upgrades for merchants

I recently received an email from PayPal asking us to upgrade SSL. Discontinue use of the VeriSign G2 Root Certificate. In accordance with industry standards, PayPal will no longer accept ...
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Selling site - How to transfer PayPal subscribers?

I have a website that has hundreds of active PayPal subscribers, and I am putting it out on the market. I have found out that it is not possible to transfer subscribers from one account to another. It ...
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Changing Language of PayPal payment gateway

I am creating a German version of a web store that is built in OpenCart. I have everything translated from English to German, although I just need to switch the PayPal payment gateway to a German ...
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How do I troubleshoot users having issues paying on my site with Paypal [closed]

We are using Express Checkout for taking payments on a site. It seems like the site was working fine in sandbox testing and in production for some time. We have, however, received word that a user ...
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Do I need any special permission to have a form that requests a credit card number? Just request, not storing in a database

I'm using PayPal REST API to make calls using credit card numbers. So I have a form that requests credit card number to the users of the site. I could sell or use those credit card numbers that people ...
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How do I generate a PayPal payment/donation page without using the PayPal button?

I want to ask people to donate to my website. Right now, I have a big, friendly "Donate via PayPal" button on my site, and when someone clicks on it, it takes them to PayPal, and they can enter the ...
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How to change the appearance of Paypal buttons (like Feedly does)?

I need to integrate a simple PayPal payment option on my website. It's for a single product (1 year of subscriber-only features on the site), or the option to purchase that product on an annually ...
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JVZoo: Pay Now / Checkout button

I just want to know if it is possible to use JVZoo as a payment processor on my website (like PayPal, 2checkout, etc.) Or is it just for affiliate based sales creation?
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Simplest way to lock down a beta web site but allow paypal payments

Perhaps a strange question, but I have a website that's not ready for production use online in order to test paypal payments. I had locked down the site using a .htaccess file however this also ...
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Will I receive a payment data transfer from PayPal each time a payment is processed for a subscription?

I have searched PayPal, Google, and Bing for details regarding Payment Data Transfer (PDT) and subscriptions, without result. My question is, For each recurrence of a subscription payment will I ...
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Paypal “Subscribe” button: Is it possible to let the subscriber set the amount?

I'm setting up a recurring payment option on my website. I'd like to have two options: Option 1 (for individuals): Fixed $6/mo subscription Option 2 (for organizations): A subscription where the ...
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If I make a paypal donation page, do people need a paypal account to pay? Or can they just pay with a credit card?

If I set up a donation page in PayPal, do people paying need a paypal account? Or can they just enter their credit card at checkout and pay that way?
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What are some ways to accept payments from African countries that isn't PayPal?

There are some countries where people cannot easily create paypal accounts. Is there another way to transfer money online?
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Paypal: Subscribe Buttons and Inventory

Paypal lets you create purchase buttons, and one option is to make the purchase actually trigger an autopay - they call it a Subscription/Subscribe button. They also let you enter inventory for a ...
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PayPal buy now button to charge different amount depending on the country the user is from

Customers to my website who are from the USA need to pay more P&P then UK customers. How do I make a PayPal button which charges a different amount depending on the country the user is from?
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Can you track PayPal purchases across sites?

Basically, I want to sell stuff as an affiliate, but I would like to keep the user on my site and do the checkout on my site for usability purposes. If a user buys something from a shop on my site, ...
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PayPal IPN/PDT for multiple sites

We have 4 websites that sell 4 separate (and unrelated products), and all of them use the same PayPal account. All 4 sites provide options for paying with PayPal Standard, and PayPal Website Payments ...
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PayPal - Selling a single app [closed]

I would like to sell a desktop application over my website through PayPal. The user will receive a download link and a license key. Are there any PHP scripts availabe from PayPal IPN to do that? ...
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Web hosted payment form service recommendation, for card processing

I'm accepting credit cards on my website, using PayPal's "hosted" solution (an IFRAME that collects the credit card information, PayPal calls this "PayFlow"). I chose PayPal because they were a brand ...
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Payment from Paypal but no order in Magento 1.6.2

I just found a very strange problem and wondered if anyone has seen the same, or maybe knows a fix for this? We have paperwork for an order payment received through paypal, but the order doesn't ...
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Set secondary receiver in PayPal Chained Payment after the initial transaction

I'm running a service whereby customers seek the services of 'freelancers' through our web platform. The customer will make a 'bid' which is immediately taken from their accounts as security. Once the ...
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Is it possible to pay customers with PayPal?

Usually with PayPal we buy goods and services by sending money from customer to business. Now, I want my business to pay my customers; I want to allow them to withdraw money from a virtual wallet on ...
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Handling the holding of money on a platform

We are building a platform for a client, developed in Yii, where users can top up their account on the platform with money from PayPal. Users can upload files and buy access to each other's files. ...
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Hotel Reservation Request Booking Paypal PHP

I'm making a website for a small hotel in php. The hotel owners want a reservation system that uses paypal. They want people to see a calendar and choose a date to make a reservation. If the day has ...
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Anyone using Paypal for recurring payment? [closed]

Are there any catch in using Paypal for recurring payment? We are not in US/UK/CA, so seems there are not many options for recurring payment, for example, FastSpring charge us 8% for recurring ...
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Authorize.net CIM or using the module's storage

this site is intended to allow users to sign up and pay for a service, they will be able to pay using Paypal and Authorize.net since I am using two different payment gateways, it makes me wonder ...
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Changing displayed price based on visitor location?

I run an online web app which at the moment I charge for in GBP. I'm expanding to the US and Europe and am looking for the best way to change the displayed price based on where the visitor is located....
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Paypal and holding payments

We are looking to update the way we deal with subscriptions on our news site. We offer the chance to allow people to subscribe. We also want to have management services to allow people to add their ...
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Is it possible to add a company logo to the recept email PayPal sends out?

As far as I've been able to gather you can only co-brand the checkout process, but the PayPal documentation is fairly convoluted. Has anyone managed to put a logo on the actual emails paypal sends ...
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Include escrow account in my Market Place Website

I want to build a marketplace in my website, and I want to supervise all the transactions in this Market Place, thus I want the buyer to put his money in my escrow account before paying the seller. I ...
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Paypal Automatic Billing API

Paypal offer Automatic Billing Buttons which allow regular billing for different amounts. After a couple of hours googling I cannot find how to access this functionality using the API, so that it can ...
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PayPal - Account management [closed]

I'm running an app that gets small donations (Micro payments up to ~11 USD) and also I'm doing some freelancing where I get some higher payments over PayPal too. (~900 USD a month) Is it possible to ...