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neoshady
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Posted - December 01 2008 :  16:22:01  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I have set my first cart to display prices in GBP () but I click to buy in Payl, the currency hows as dollars. It doesn't convert according to exchange rate, if the value of the order is 9.99, PayPal wants to take $9.99. I'm sure it's something simple, but I can't find it

support
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Posted - December 01 2008 :  18:21:07  Show Profile  Visit support's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Hi,

You will need to set up the paypal files to ensure that the order amount is passed through to them in GBP.

Open up paypalgateway.asp in a text editor and locate the line:

const CurrencyCode="USD" ' other values are EUR, CAD, GBP, JPY, USD


Change this to:

const CurrencyCode="GBP" ' other values are EUR, CAD, GBP, JPY, USD


This should fix your issue.

Regards
Michael
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neoshady
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Posted - December 04 2008 :  19:53:25  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
thank you
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