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UTF-8 Coding For Paypal

Overview

This is a guide on setting up UTF-8 Encoding on Paypal. This guide is meant for users who aren't receiving notifications for donations(on-screen, on the notifications tab, etc).

Note: If you are still not receiving notifications for donations after using guide, please contact support for further troubleshooting. The issue could be with Donation Notification Settings, CSS, etc.


Setup UTF-8 Encoding


1. Regular/Personal Paypal (This link may take you straight there if you are logged into paypal: Here )

  • A. Login to Paypal
  • B. Click on “Profile”
  • C. Look for the “PayPal button language encoding” section under the My selling tools
  • D. Click on “Paypal Button Language Encoding”
  • E. Hit “More Options”
  • F. Go to second option and select “No, use:” and Select UTF-8 in the drop down box.
  • G. Hit Save/Okay/Apply at the bottom and you are set.

1B. Business Paypal (This link may take you straight there if you are logged into paypal: Here )

  • A. Login to Paypal
  • B. Click on “Profile and Settings”
  • C. Click On “My Selling Tools”
  • D. Scroll to bottom and click on “Paypal Button Language Encoding”
  • E. On Language Encoding Page, hit “More Options”
  • F. Set Encoding to UTF-8 (You do not need to set the second setting to UTF-8, but I do recommend it.)
  • G. Hit Save/Okay/Apply at the bottom and you are set.
paypal_ipn_utf-8.txt · Last modified: 2016/10/18 00:43 by repentgamingtv