PayPal Virtual Terminal service

from HTYP, the free directory anyone can edit if they can prove to me that they're not a spambot
Jump to: navigation, search

Navigation

business: services: merchant card processing+PayPal: Virtual Terminal

Overview

The PayPal Virtual Terminal service allows merchants with a PayPal business account to process credit cards using a web browser.

This is a seed article. You can help HTYP grow by watering it.

One minor disadvantage of this service over other credit card processing services is that you can only post refunds within 60 days of the original transaction; there is no facility to post credit to an arbitrary credit card. However, this should be a very rare necessity, and you can always transfer money to a checking account and refund the money by check. If the customer has a PayPal account, you can also send money that way.

Legal

Return Codes

CVV

CVV Code Meaning Matched Details
M Match CVV number itself
N No match none
P Not processed n/a
S Service not supported n/a
U Unavailable n/a
X No response n/a
all
others
error n/a

AVS

AVS Code Meaning Matched Details
A Address Address only (no ZIP)
B International "A" Address only (no ZIP)
C International "N" None; declined
D International "X" Address and Postal Code
E Not allowed for MOTO (Internet/Phone) transactions n/a; declined
F UK-specific "X" Address and Postal Code
G Global Unavailable n/a
I International Unavailable n/a
N No declined
P Postal (International "Z") Postal Code only (no Address)
R Retry n/a
S Service not Supported n/a
U Unavailable n/a
W Whole Zip Nine-digit ZIP code (no Address)
X Exact match Address and Nine-digit ZIP code
Y Yes Address and Five-digit ZIP code
Z ZIP Five-digit ZIP code (no Address)
all
others
Error n/a