PayPal is a business that has truly revolutionized online payment. Millions of people depend on PayPal to transfer and receive funds around the world. However, this does not mean that PayPal is completely bug-free. There are a variety of glitches that can be seen occasionally that affect thousands or thousands of people. The problem with logins accounts for 50 percent of the issues reported by users. Let's examine why they occur initially and how to resolve them. But before let me mention all the required steps to log into a PayPal account:
- Navigate your browser to https://www.paypal.com/signin/
- A form will appear at the center of the page.
- You should then fill in your User ID or email address at the space for "Username".
- Then, put your password in the next box.
- Click on login, and you can now access your PayPal account and start making transactions.
Why Can I Not Log in to My PayPal Account?
The first thing to do is check to see if PayPal has been affected by known problems. Visit the official Twitter account, and go to Down Detector to find out if others have complained about similar issues.
Maybe Your Current Location Is the Culprit: If you're using a VPN or other tool to disguise your real IP address, remove them and try logging into your account again. It's possible that the service won't allow you to access your account when you attempt to PayPal login in from a different location. The good thing is that this is an emergency security measure, and you will be able to access your account in a few hours. Make sure that you are authenticating at a secure location.
Check Your Keyboard Settings: If multiple users have access to the machine you're using, maybe someone altered your Keyboard's layout, and you're no longer doing what you're typing. Open a text editor and enter your password, making sure that you're typing your correct password.
Keyboard-language-settings-windows- If you're running Windows 10, click on the icon for system language located at the lower-right edge of your screen. Be sure to use the correct layout for your Keyboard. 10 On Mac, go to System Preferences. Select Keyboard and select the Input Sources tab. Tweak your settings, if necessary.
Clear the Cache: The cache and extensions in your browser may interfere with PayPal's scripts, hindering you from logging into your PayPal account. Clear your cookies and cache and disable all attachments, and start your web browser. Try accessing your account once more. If the issue persists, you can activate Incognito Mode and check the results. Try connecting to your account using another browser.
Update Your PayPal App: If you're using Android or iOS, make sure you have an updated PayPal app that you can download. Start Google Play Store, open the Google Play Store application, look up PayPal, and click "Update". If you've tried every one of the options above but you are still unable to access your PayPal account, If you're still having trouble, please get in touch with PayPal support.
Being unable to access account information on your PayPal account, particularly when you have to make the payment in a hurry, can be very frustrating. Clear your browser's cookies and caches, switch off your VPN or use alternative browsers to resolve the issue. In case you're running the mobile version of the app, Check for updates. Are you frequently experiencing problems with logins with PayPal? Have you found other solutions to solve the issue? Please share your ideas in the comments section below.