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Test Credit Card numbers for use on PayPal sandbox
- Log in to the PayPal Sandbox with the email address and password of the Test account.
- Select Profile under My Account.
- Click Credit cards.
- On the Add Credit Card tab, enter the necessary information.
- Click Add Card.
Test Credit Card numbers for use on PayPal sandbox
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