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How do I get an Access Token?Heres how: Begin with creating a PayPal app to obtain the required access token. Log in to PayPal Developer. Go to the My Apps Credentials page. In the REST API section, click Create App. Enter an app name and click Create App. Review and edit the app details. How do I verify my PayPal account?By getting verified, youll not only gain more credibility with your sellers and buyers, but also remove the withdrawal limit on your account. You can verify your PayPal account by adding and confirming your bank account or credit or debit card. When your account is verified, the withdrawal How do I get help with Payflow Pro or Payflow Link?PayPal has several points of contact for support for Payflow Payment Services: Send an email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the Contact Customer Servicewebpage. Call Technical Support for your country of residence. United States and Canada - Hours of operation: Mondaythrough Friday, 7:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Central Time United Kingdom How do I get started with PayPal APIs and SDKs?An Application Programming Interface (API) is a safe gateway to use a companys code or tool to accomplish a task. Using an API, you can get the local weather, check incoming flights with a certain airline, create a Google Map, or create a payment with PayPal. Requests and How do I get started with Website Payments?Sign up for a PayPal Business, or upgrade your existing PayPal account Confirm your email address. Confirm your credit card or bank account to lift your withdrawal limit. ImplementWebsite Payments Standard If you already have a shopping cart:For PayPal-compatible carts, select PayPal as your online payment service. If 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 dont even have to know your email address or install the PayPal How long will it take to investigate my claim?In order to ensure that each customer receives individual attention and to provide a reasonable time for each party to respond to our inquiry, we require approximately 30 days to resolve a complaint. In some instances this investigation can take longer, depending on the number of parties involved How do I get my PayPal payment sooner for a transaction on hold?If a payment you received is on hold, you can often speed up the release of temporarily unavailable funds by processing your sales quickly and then providing the fulfilment details. Here are some specific actions you can take: Action Time to release What you need to do Add How do I get an Adaptive Payments API application ID?Important: Adaptive Payments is now a limited release product. Its restricted to select partners for approved use cases and shouldnt be used for new integrations without guidance from PayPal. To receive access to build an Adaptive Payments payment structure, you must receive approval from PayPals Developer Platform Application How do I get started with PayPal/Payflow SDKs for mobile integration?PayPal SDKs PayPal offers SDKs for Android and iOS mobile integrations: PayPal Android SDK - Allows you to add PayPal and credit card payments to Android mobile apps. PayPal iOS SDK - Allows you to add PayPal and credit card payments to iOS mobile apps. Payflow hosted pages How do I get the current versions of the Payflow Gateway SDKs and integration packages?The current versions of the Payflow Gateway SDKs and Integration Packages are available on the PayPal Developer Portal.How do I grant access to AddressVerify or GetVerifiedStatus to a third party?AddressVerify isnt a recommended API permission, due to concerns about storing Personally Identifiable Information (PII). PayPal recommends the GetVerifiedStatus API to verify a merchants email address. To usethis API, submit an application to PayPal Developer and select GetVerifiedStatus API. For additional information on GetVerifiedStatus, see GetVerifiedStatus API Operation.What is PayPal Refunded Returns and how do I activate it?The PayPal Refunded Returns service can help to cover the cost of return shipping for eligible items back to the seller. To start requesting refunds on your return shipping costs, click Activate for free on our Refunded Returns page. If you dont have a PayPal account just click How do I get merchant technical support, such as for PayPal product integrations, APIs or Sandbox testing?For technical support on integrating our payment solutions, please visit our Merchant Integration Tech Support Communityand PayPal Developer Centre. You can find comprehensive product information and all you need to know about integration, from creating buttons, managing APIs and authorisations, to testing with Sandbox. If youre still wondering Our technical support content has moved!To improve and streamline your support experience, weve: 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 What are reserves? Why is there a reserve on my PayPal account?A reserve is a balance amount temporarily held in your PayPal account. It helps make sure that youre able to cover potential transaction losses from chargebacks, claims or payment reversals filed by your buyers, where no other funds are available. The reserved amount will be unavailable for use Questions about eBayeBay and PayPal are now separate companies. You may find answers to most of your eBay questions in the eBay Help Centre. Here are links to some of the more commonly asked questions: How do I link my PayPal and eBay accounts? - Please note that you can Why did I get the error "Subscription Profiles not supported by Recurring Payment APIs" when updating Recurring Billing?Issue A PayPal error message reported problems with subscription button profile IDs. Cause The basic Subscription button profile IDs arent supported by the GetRecurringPaymentsProfileDetails API. This API works only for subscriptions or Recurring Payment Profiles created via the CreateRecurringPaymentsProfile API and through Express Checkout (our API-based checkout solution). Are REST APIs available for Payflow accounts?No, the REST APIs are currently available only to PayPal accounts. See Also: How do I create REST API credentials?
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