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    I need users to be able to paste in PayPal button code into a form field without the code becoming the button. How can I do this?

    Asked by shannonlieberg on August 05, 2014 at 12:12 PM

     Right now when they copy it into a text box, it displays the button but hides the code. How can I get the actual PayPal button code. (It's html form code).



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    Answered by david on August 05, 2014 at 01:23 PM


    Unfortunately HTML entered into the text area and text box is interpreted as HTML.  You should be able to right click on the button and click on "inspect element" to get the full HTML of it however.  For example, a picture upload still contains the HTML of the upload including the link:

    Please let us know if you have any further questions and we will be happy to help.

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