Why is my PayPal account blocking payments from “Unencrypted Buttons”

Problem:

During the checkout process from your Quick Shopping Cart storefront, your customers may receive the following error message:

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Solution:

If your customers receive this error message, you can turn off the Encrypted Website Payments feature in your PayPal account profile.

To Turn Off the PayPal Encrypted Website Payments Feature

  • Log in to your PayPal account.
  • Click Profile.
  • From the Selling Preferences column, click Website Payment Preferences.
  • In the Encrypted Website Payments section, select Off.
  • Click Save.