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Why is my PayPal order in a "Pending" status?If the order status is "Pending", your order has been received by the seller, but your payment hasn't yet been processed. For most purchases, the seller will complete the payment within a few days of receiving the order. For purchases of goods, many sellers will complete the payment I received a payment notification email, but the payment doesn't appear in my PayPal account. Why?If you’re notified that you’ve received a payment, but you don’t see it in your PayPal account, there are a number of possibilities: You may have the email address on your account, but you haven't confirmed it. You need to confirm your email address to prove that you How do I change the payment method when I make a payment? When making a payment, you can change your payment method by clicking More Funding Options under Payment Method on the Review page. On the next page, select the payment method you want and click Continue. The payment method you selected will be used after your PayPal balance. How do I add PayPal payment functionality to a button in Adobe Flash?Here's how: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Tools. Click PayPal buttons. Click Select button for preferred button type. Enter your information in the form to customize the button to your needs. Click Step 2: Track inventory, profit & loss and uncheck Save button at PayPal. Click How will PayPal let me know when a payment is under Payment Review?You'll receive an email letting you know that a payment is under Payment Review and another email when the review is complete. You'll also find this information on the Transaction Details page. If you use PayPal Instant Payment Notification (IPN) or an API, the payment appears as Pending Which JAR files do I need to copy when using the PayPal SDK within a container?When using the PayPal SDK within a container, you need all of the JAR files, not just the ones that start with paypal_. Copy all the files located in the SDK_ROOT\lib directory to the location in your container or server that contains the shared libraries. What is an unauthorised PayPal payment?An unauthorised payment could be any payment made from a credit card, bank account or PayPal account without the account owner's permission. If our system detects that a payment is abnormal, we'd place a hold on it to determine if it’s authorised. The funds can't be withdrawn Why did I get the error "Unable to process payment. Please contact the merchant as the shipping address provided by the merchant is invalid..."?Issue PayPal couldn't process a payment request due to an invalid shipping address. Cause Your shopping cart or payment request includes the variable Address_Override=1. This tells PayPal not to allow buyers to edit their shipping address on the PayPal review page. If the address isn't valid, they'll receive How do I change my backup payment method?You can change your backup payment method before you send a payment via PayPal. Here’s how: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Send and Request at the top of the page. Click Pay for goods or services. Enter the required information and click Continue. Click Change under Payment Method. Select the backup payment Which programming languages does PayPal offer examples for?PayPal provides sample code for the most popular programming languages. If you don't find your language of choice, it doesn't mean there's nothing available. You may wish to join a mailing list for the language and ask developers on that list if they know of any available code. Which cards can I use with my PayPal account?You can use Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit cards to make payments through PayPal in Singapore. Debit cards displaying a MasterCard, Visa or American Express logo are accepted too. A debit or credit card can be registered to only one PayPal account at a time. For security 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. Can I appeal the outcome of a PayPal claim?Yes. If you're not satisfied with the resolution of your claim, you can appeal the outcome. Here's how: Log in to your PayPal account. Click Resolve a problem in our Resolution Centre near the bottom of the page. Select Closed Cases from the list and find the transaction. How do I create a secondary user in PayPal Manager?If you use Payflow Pro, PayPal strongly recommends that you create a secondary user in PayPal Manager for integration purposes. This will help maintain your integration if you ever need to change your primary PayPal Manager password. Log in to your PayPal Manager account. Enter your Partner, Merchant Login and Why did I get API error code 10422?Issue PayPal returned API error code 10422 - The customer must return to PayPal to select a new funding source. Cause Your customer needs to choose a new funding source because of an issue with the previous payment method they selected; for example, insufficient funds, bank decline, and Why did I get the error "You have requested an outdated version of PayPal. This error often results from the use of bookmarks" in Outlook Wizard?Issue You received an error message saying that you requested an old version of PayPal. Cause This error happens only if you choose the Basic payment type when creating a button, because there is a space between "cmd" and "=" in the code. Solution Use one of the Why did I get the error “Account not found. Unilateral receiver not allowed in chained payment is restricted” in the Sandbox environment?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. Issue PayPal returned an "Account not found" error when you tried to implement split payments using PayPal's Adaptive Payments What options do I have to automate my order management?PayPal uses four different methods to return payment data to you automatically after a payment is completed (excluding automatic email notifications): Payment Data Transfer (PDT) and Instant Payment Notification (IPN). IPN. POST transaction details to the Return page (URL). PDT. Method 1: PDT and IPN The PDT/IPN method Why did I get the error "Account not found. Unilateral receiver not allowed in chained payment is restricted" when testing the chained payment on my site?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. Issue PayPal presented an "Account not found. Unilateral receiver not allowed" error message. Cause This usually occurs when the
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