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How do I replace my email address in a non-hosted, unencrypted PayPal button with my Merchant Account ID?
- Log in to your PayPal account.
- Click Profile > Profile and settings..
- Ensure you are on the My business info option in left column.
- Copy your Merchant Account ID.
- Open the HTML code of the PayPal button in your website and replace your PayPal account email address with your Merchant Account ID.
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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 How do I add additional email addresses to my PayPal account?You can add up to 7 email addresses to your PayPal account. Each email address can be added to one PayPal account at a time. Go to your Settings. Click + next to "Email". Enter your new email address. Click Add an email address and we'll send you an email. Click the link What’s a primary email address? How do I change my primary email address in my PayPal account?You can use primary email address to receive payments and notifications from PayPal. To update an email address, you must have at least 2 email addresses on file. After you add and confirm a new email address, you can make it your primary email address. Step 1: Add a 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 street address on my PayPal account?Here's how to update the street address on your PayPal account: Go to your Settings. Click Manage all addresses under "Address". Click Update under the address you want to change. Enter your changes and click Change Address. You can’t make any changes to your primary street address. Instead, you How do I remove an email address from my PayPal contact list or address book?You can add, edit, and delete contacts from your PayPal address book within the Invoice Settings area of your PayPal account. Here's how to access your PayPal address book: Go to Send and Request. Click Create invoice. Under "Settings", click Address book. Click the contact you would like How do I update my API integration for Pro Hosted to account for the updated return URL?If you've hard-coded the Pro Hosted Solution URL in your code instead of always reading the URL from the API response, you should be aware that PayPal has updated the return URL in the API response to also support the mobile template. To correct your integration, use the following instructions. There are two What if I can no longer access the email address for my PayPal account?If you know the email address and password for your PayPal account, you can log in and change your email address. If you only have one existing email address in your account, you'll need to add a new email address before you can remove the old one. Here is how: How do I view emails sent to my Sandbox account?In the PayPal API Sandbox test environment, all of the participants in transactions (test users) are fictional and don't have true email accounts. To accommodate this, the Sandbox has a special self-contained email system. Each PayPal API developer has one inbox which receives all email messages addressed to 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 create a discount code or coupon code for my PayPal buttons?PayPal doesn't support discount codes or coupons, but you can offer customers discounts by using a third-party shopping cart that supports a discount feature and works with PayPal. You can also use a script to apply the discount to the amount and then pass that discounted amount to How do I set up inventory tracking for my PayPal button?You can set up inventory tracking for your PayPal payment button and automatically receive email alerts when your inventory runs low. For details, see Track inventory, profit, and loss on the PayPal Developer Portal. Note: Inventory and profit and loss tracking don't apply to Donate buttons. See also: How do I customize the text and appearance of my PayPal button?When creating your PayPal button, you can use one of the default image options or browse for a custom image on your local system. For details, see Customize the button text and appearance on the PayPal Developer Portal. Here's where to find additional button or logo image files: How do I create PayPal buttons to accept payments on my website?"Website Payment Standard" offers "Add to Cart", "Buy Now" and "Subscription" buttons, which allows you to accept PayPal payment directly from your website. When your buyers click on the buttons on your website, they'll be directed to PayPal's payment page to pay you. Here's how to create PayPal How do I add user selection options to my PayPal button?To add option fields to pass through additional information (such as text), use our four option variables: on0, os0, on1, and os1. These proprietary variables must be used in the order shown; otherwise, PayPal's system won't recognize them. The button generator on the PayPal site lets you create How do I whitelist my server’s IP address so it can access PayPal APIs?PayPal doesn't require merchants to whitelist specific IP addresses to access PayPal Classic or REST APIs. However, PayPal does offer optional IP address whitelisting features for Payflow Pro and PayPal Manager. Whitelist access to Payflow Pro To increase security, you can specify up to 16 different IP addresses Can customers pay with PayPal across all merchants in my marketplace, if some merchants don't have PayPal accounts?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. Yes, but a merchant without an account must complete PayPal signup 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 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 the PayPal
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