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Australian phone number format

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paypal prefills my phone number incorrectly when attempting to login.        my phone number is +[removed].    paypal prefills it a[Removed. Phone #s not permitted]

it appears when  it formats spaces into the number it cannot infill all digits (and leaves the 2 off).     can this be overcome?


Australian phone number format

PayPal Employee

Hi @pat2221 
Thanks for reaching out on our Community Forums! I completely understand your concern regarding login issue. If your account is registered in Australia, you will have to add Australian number to your PayPal account. In case, if the number is removed or your unable to add it to access the account. Please contact us via call so we can validate the details and help you to get the number added, so you will not have any issues in future to access the account. 

Please click Contact at the bottom of the PayPal website for contact options.


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