PayPal has announced planned downtime for maintenance Thu26May2011, 11-11:30PM PDT, which may affect your buyers' ability to use PayPal for checkout during this half-hour time frame:
status/platformlive/blog/2011/05/19/notification-planned-downtime-during-may-26-maintenance--pp-plt-liv-2053Notification: Planned Downtime During May 26 Maintenance - PP-PLT-LIV-2053
Posted by PayPal_Updates on May 19, 2011 6:13:47 PM
NOTIFICATION: We will be performing a system maintenance to improve the reliability and performance of our services. Please be advised that PayPal website (
) and PayPal Adaptive APIs will experience a service interruption for up to 25 minutes. During this time the majority of API requests will not complete and will fail with error code 520002 (Internal Error) or time out.
Attempts to log in to PayPal will result in an error message. This includes log in to
, using Mobile Payments Library (MPL), and Mobile PayPal Application on both iPhone and Android.
Sent May 19, 6:10 PM PDT by OR
Maintenance start time: May 26, 11:04 PM PDT (May 27, 6:04 AM GMT)
Maintenance end time: May 26, 11:30 PM PDT (May 27, 6:30 AM GMT)
We will send out an update right before the start of the service interruption and when PayPal APIs and website are back up.