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    Is there a way for me to change the PayPal API so it's not express checkout?

    Asked by gluvs on November 07, 2011 at 06:34 PM

    It's important to me that my customers be able to pay for products WITHOUT needing to have to sign up for an account anywhere. PayPal offers this function by including a section that says "Don't have a PayPal Account?" which allows you to make a payment with a major credit or debit card WITHOUT signing up with PayPal. Unfortunately, that option isn't present when I use the payment options built in to JotForm. I called PayPal and they said it's because you are using "Express" checkout which takes that option out. They informed me that the API needs to have these fields in order to show that option:




    Is this something you are able to assist with?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike_T on November 07, 2011 at 07:41 PM

    Thank you for contacting us.

    I am happy to inform you that we do support mentioned checkout option. In order to use it please drag and drop PayPal Pro element to your form:

    Then, proceed with the Payment Wizard Tool.

    Here is a form example:


    Please feel free to contact us if you need any other assistance.