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If I used PayPal but don't have a PayPal account, how can I view my transaction history?When you sign up for a PayPal account, you can view purchases you made as an unregistered PayPal user as long as you sign up with the same email address and credit card used for the previous transactions. To sign up for a PayPal account, follow the instructions What is PayPal.Me?PayPal.Me is a faster, easier way to get paid through PayPal. Just share your unique PayPal.Me link with your friends or customers. They can simply tap on your link, type in the amount and confirm to pay. They don’t even have to know your email address or install How do I create a Sandbox test account?To test your solution in the Sandbox or Test environment, you need to create two Sandbox accounts on our Developer Portal: a Seller Sandbox account and a Buyer Sandbox account. Here’s how to create a Sandbox account: Log in to PayPal Developer Portal. You can use your Live Our technical support content has moved!To improve and streamline your support experience, we've: Moved our technical support content from www.paypal-knowledge.com to the PayPal Help Center. Moved our technical microsites to www.paypal-notice.com. Technical Support Content To search for information that was previously on www.paypal-knowledge.com, please use the search bar above. Merchant Security Roadmap To Why did I get result code 12 (TSYS platform)?Issue PayPal presented result code 12 - Declined. Causes Multiple issues, explained in the next few paragraphs, can produce this result code: The amount of the transaction exceeds the available credit on the credit card. The processor account information is incorrect. The card-issuing bank requests that the card What should I consider when going from the Sandbox to Live PayPal with hosted buttons?When going from the Sandbox to Live PayPal, you need to create new hosted buttons on the Live PayPal site. This ensures that the hosted_button_id value of the button is correct. In PayPal Payments Standard, you can create and store buttons on the PayPal site. These hosted buttons Has PayPal's support for the CyberCash MCK changed?Yes, support for the CyberCash MCK (Merchant Connection Kit) is winding down and effective March 31, 2018, the product will no longer be available. Merchants using CyberCash will need to integrate with another PayPal product before this date to continue processing secure internet payments. Here's what CyberCash MCK users Where can I find a glossary of PayPal technical terms?The following sections describe the most commonly used PayPal technical terms. A API (Application Programming Interface) A SOAP or REST Web Service that operates in a request-response format over HTTPS. API Certificate See Creating and managing NVP/SOAP API credentials. API profile See Going live with your application. How do I get started with PayPal APIs and SDKs?An Application Programming Interface (API) is a safe gateway to use a company’s code or tool to accomplish a task. Using an API, you can get the local weather, check incoming flights with a certain airline, create a Google Map, or create a payment with PayPal. Requests What reporting options are available for PayPal for Marketplaces? Important: PayPal for Marketplaces is a limited-release solution at this time. It is available to select partners for approved use cases. For more information, reach out to your PayPal account manager or contact a PayPal Partner Expert. PayPal for Marketplaces provides three reports to help manage day-to-day Why did I get result code 12?Issue PayPal returned result code 12 - Error: Declined. Cause Multiple issues, explained in the next few paragraphs, can produce this result code. Solutions To resolve the issue, take the appropriate actions for each cause: Note: If none of the following solutions resolve the error, have the customer How do I integrate Express Checkout with 3dcart?Before you begin, configure your PayPal account settings. Set up PayPal To set up Express Checkout, you must set up PayPal Payments Standard first. Here's how: Log in to your PayPal account. Set the Contact Telephone Number as the cart requires: Select Profile > Profile and settings. Click How do I integrate Payments Advanced with Magento Community Edition 188.8.131.52?When you integrate Payments Advanced with Magento Community Edition, you can host a checkout in a frame so customers paying with their credit card can do so on your site. Customers paying with their own PayPal account are sent to the PayPal site to log in and confirm Why did I get API error code 10002?Issue Based on the API you're using, PayPal returned API error code 10002, accompanied by one of the messages described in the following paragraphs. Causes and Solutions This error usually happens when permissions are set incorrectly in your PayPal account. To allow a third party to make API How do I troubleshoot Instant Payment Notification (IPN)?Instant Payment Notification (IPN) is a server-side notification system used to update your database with purchase details and payment status. Here are some ways to troubleshoot IPN activity: Why does the IPN response include blank values? Although PayPal returns related variables for each kind of IPN or PDT How do I get an Adaptive Payments API application ID?Important: Adaptive Payments is now a limited release product. It's restricted to select partners for approved use cases and shouldn't be used for new integrations without guidance from PayPal. To receive access to build an Adaptive Payments payment structure, you must receive approval from PayPal’s Developer Platform Application How do I add PayPal checkout to my custom shopping cart?There are two ways to integrate PayPal payment processing with your own third-party shopping cart: Pass the aggregate cart amount instead of the price of each individual item. Pass details of each individual item. Note: Posting the necessary variables to PayPal as described will probably require you to
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