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Error message: This recipient accepts PayPal payments only through their website

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Error message: This recipient accepts PayPal payments only through their website

Hi I am trying to send money to an individual.  After typing email address and amount and I click continue I get an error message, The individual accepts PayPal payments only through their website. To Complete this payment please go to their website and follow their instructions, or email the recipient for instructions.  The individual does not know anything about a website.  Can someone offer possible help or solution please.

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Re: Error message: This recipient accepts PayPal payments only through their website

@Nadiyer

 

Unfortunately, PayPal accounts in the Netherlands Antilles are not able to receive funds transfers, only sending funds is possible.

 

Here is a PayPal link with details on account functions by country.

 

https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_display-country-functionality-outside

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Re: Error message: This recipient accepts PayPal payments only through their website

@Nadiyer

 

In which country is the recipient?

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Re: Error message: This recipient accepts PayPal payments only through their website

china

 

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Re: Error message: This recipient accepts PayPal payments only through their website

She is in St. Marteen.

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Re: Error message: This recipient accepts PayPal payments only through their website

@Nadiyer

 

Unfortunately, PayPal accounts in the Netherlands Antilles are not able to receive funds transfers, only sending funds is possible.

 

Here is a PayPal link with details on account functions by country.

 

https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_display-country-functionality-outside

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Re: Error message: This recipient accepts PayPal payments only through their website

@Oregon11  I having the same issue.  I have a paypal me weblink setup.  I am based in the United Arab Emirates and from the link UAE are able to send and receive money.  I am checking with the sender but I believe they are located in Brazil.

 

Any help appreciated

 

 

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Re: Error message: This recipient accepts PayPal payments only through their website

This person is in the United States and I've sent money to them money times before