Email Payments: Payment Request Wizard for Outlook


Easily send payment requests directly from Microsoft Outlook. Using Payment Request Wizard for Outlook, you can simply insert a PayPal payment button in any Outlook email. When your customer gets the email, they click the button to pay you instantly through PayPal. 

How to get started

  1. Sign up for a PayPal Business Account.

  2. Verify your information.

  3. Set up Email Payments.

How to use the Payment Request Wizard for Outlook:

Step 1: Download and install the free Payment Request Wizard for Outlook from the PayPal website.

Step 2: Launch the wizard from within Microsoft Outlook and follow the steps for creating a payment button.


Step 3: Select the type of payment button you want to include in your customer's email. You can customize the email with text and graphics.


Step 4: The Payment Request Wizard for Outlook automatically generates an email with a payment button. Your customer clicks the payment button to pay you through PayPal. The customer doesn’t need a PayPal account to pay you.


Step 5: Your customer is sent to PayPal to complete their payment. Funds are credited instantly to your PayPal account. You can then transfer your funds electronically.



Start using the Payment Request Wizard for Outlook.

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Other ways to use PayPal Email Payments.

  • Request Money: With PayPal, you can request money from anyone with an email address. Simply fill out and send the Request Money form on the PayPal website. Your customer gets an email with a link to pay you instantly through PayPal.
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