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How do I upgrade my PayPal Individual account to a Business account?
If you're a seller, you can use a Business account to receive payments under your business name. Here's how to upgrade to a Business account:
- Go to your Account Summary.
- Click Upgrade to a Business account near the bottom left of the page.
- Follow the instructions to provide the required information.
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How do I change my PayPal account from a Business account to an Individual account?You can contact us to help you downgrade your PayPal India Business account to an Individual account. For your account safety, you must log in to your account to make the request. Please be sure to include all the details of the account type change when contacting us. How do I create a UK PayPal Sandbox Business account?Here's how: Log in to your PayPal Developer account. Click Dashboard. Click Accounts under Sandbox. Click Create Account. Select Country > United Kingdom. Select Account Type > Business. Complete the rest of the form. Click Create Account. How do I create a verified business account in the PayPal Sandbox?When you create a Sandbox test account, you can choose whether it's verified or unverified. To make a new verified account, set Bank verified account to Yes on the Create test account page in PayPal Developer. For more information, see How do I create a Sandbox test account?How do I close my PayPal account?You won’t be able to re-open your PayPal account once it's closed. Any pre-approved payments or incomplete transactions will be cancelled. You'll need to withdraw any balance and resolve any issues or limitation before you can close your account. Here’s how to close your account: Go to your How do I upgrade my PayPal SDK version for .NET?Upgrading SDK versions allows you to use the new features that PayPal has added to our web services. You can find complete information on updating your SDK as well as sample code on GitHub.How do I change the name on my PayPal account?We can help you change the name on your account if it's misspelled or if you've legally changed your name. However, it's not possible to change the name on your account to another person's name. Here’s how to change your name: Go to your Settings. Click Edit beside "Name". Select the How do I withdraw funds from my PayPal account?Due to India’s regulation, your PayPal balance will be automatically withdrawn to your local bank account (which you've added to your PayPal account) daily. If you have more than one bank account added to your PayPal account, you can select your preferred bank account for the automatic withdrawal How do I add an India bank account to my PayPal account?Here's how to add your local bank account: Go to your Payment Methods. Click + under "Bank accounts". Enter your bank account information and click Continue. Follow the instructions on the page. Your PayPal balance will be automatically withdrawn to your bank account daily. If you have one bank account added to How do I confirm the local bank account linked to my PayPal account?You first need to add your Indian bank account to your PayPal account. To confirm your bank account, we’ll send 2 small deposits (each between 1.01 and 1.50 INR) to your bank account. The deposits should appear in your bank account in 4 to 6 business days. You can How do I remove a bank account from my PayPal account?If there's more than one bank account linked to your PayPal account, you can remove your bank account following the steps below: Go to your Payment Methods. Click on the bank account you want to remove. Click Remove bank account. You can add another bank account any time. If How do I view the status of my refund in my PayPal account?Here's how to view the status of your refund: Go to your Activity. Click on the transaction you want to see the refund's status. Refunds will remain pending until the seller's funds have cleared their bank. Refunds made less than 180 days after payment will refund to your credit I forgot the password for my PayPal account. How do I reset my password?If you forgot your password, you can reset your password following the steps below: Click Reset my password. Enter the email address that you registered in your PayPal account, and click Next. Select your preferred option to confirm your account ownership, and click Next. Follow the instructions on the page. When How do I view the status of my dispute or claim in my PayPal account?You can view the status of disputes, claims, chargebacks, or account limitations in the Resolution Centre. Here’s how: Go to Resolution Centre. Click Open Cases to find your case. The case status is shown under the “Status” section. Click the case to display the status details. If you can’t How do I remove the limitation on my PayPal account? How long will it take?When your account access is limited, it means that you won’t be able to do certain things with your PayPal account, such as sending or withdrawing funds. It’s usually pretty easy to remove an account limitation. Most of the time, you just need to provide a little more Can I open multiple PayPal accounts?Yes, you can open one Individual account and one Business account. You can add more email addresses, debit or credit cards, and bank accounts to your account, but each account must have its own email address, and they can’t share the same card or bank account. If you're a seller How do I avoid the "Fax outstanding documentation" message when creating my Sandbox business account?Issue PayPal returned the "Fax outstanding documentation" error message when you set up your Sandbox business account. Cause Setting up a business account in the Sandbox requires a distinct SSN (Social Security Number). Entering a non-distinct SSN can trigger the message. Solution Here's how to avoid this message How do I confirm the email address on my PayPal account?Here's how to confirm your email address: Go to your Settings. Click on the email address you want to confirm. Click Confirm this email address, and we will send you an email. Click the link in the email to complete the confirmation process. How do I confirm the shipping address on my PayPal account?Most addresses outside the U.S., U.K. and Canada can't be confirmed at this time. If your seller requires a confirmed shipping address, please contact them directly and let them know this service isn't available. Sellers may deliver to an unconfirmed address, but are liable for any buyer-initiated disputes. How do I change the Purpose Code on my PayPal account?A Purpose Code explains the reason for your cross-border transactions and is required when you confirm your identity with us. You can change it later according to your business needs. Here's how to change the Purpose Code on your PayPal account: Go to your Settings. Click Edit beside "Purpose Code". Select a Purpose Code, and
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