ActiveX card reader software for use with PayPal Virtual Terminal
Sorry, your browser does not support ActiveX controls.
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Activate your MagneSafe card reader by following these steps:
Plug your card reader into a USB port on your computer
and install the ActiveX software for Internet Explorer (V6 or higher)
Log in to your PayPal account
Go to the Virtual Terminal order form
Enter the transaction amount, then select the transaction type.
Swipe the card
The following information will be entered automatically in your Virtual Terminal order form:
Enter your customer’s address and any other information you want to include for your records
Submit the transaction for review
Submit for final processing
check Internet Explorer options
or contact PayPal business support at 888-221-1161
The ActiveX software allows your internet browser to communicate securely with your card reader. Be sure to plug your card reader directly into a USB port on your computer and not through a hub or keyboard. ActiveX is only supported on Internet Explorer version 6.
Confirm ActiveX Installation