1. Chris Harris1's Avatar
    I recently wrote PayPal asking if they have plans for a PayPal Here App for Windows Phone (PayPal Here is their credit card swiper and is basically PayPal's answer to Square). Here was their answer on 7/7/13:

    "We are currently working on that feature right now, no specific timeframe. Thank you for bringing up this concern. We are always open for any comments and suggestions."

    Hopefully sooner rather than later!
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    07-08-2013 02:38 PM
  2. stmav's Avatar
    Yes, hopefully sooner rather than later. Based on the multiple threads we get each week looking for a square alternative or credit card app, people have been waiting.
    07-08-2013 02:47 PM
  3. gouthamdatsme's Avatar
    That's good to hear. :D
    07-08-2013 09:58 PM
  4. irvin792's Avatar
    Thank god! Been waiting since wp7 ;)
    07-08-2013 10:24 PM
  5. anon(5346288)'s Avatar
    That is good to hear. PayPal seems to want everyone to use their service and I feel it won't be long before we have a solid solution from PayPal.
    07-08-2013 10:42 PM
  6. quantum tao's Avatar
    thats what they told me in November of 2012. i hope they really are working on it, i would prefer paypal over square.
    07-31-2013 02:27 PM
  7. inteller's Avatar
    glad to hear it will be a feature of the existing app and not a whole new app
    07-31-2013 02:47 PM
  8. queendean's Avatar
    I just got a response back from Paypal this past week. Here is what they wrote me:

    Thank you for contacting PayPal with your concern.
    At this time we have no plans to launch PayPal Here on the Windows Mobile Phone platform.

    This really sucks since I was forced to upgrade to Windows Phone through my phone plan when my android phone took a crap on me.
    Now what do we do?
    09-29-2013 01:45 PM
  9. Deutscher2's Avatar
    Now what do we do?
    We should write Paypal thate we want "Paypal Here". At the Moment there is no other Chance.
    09-30-2013 06:03 AM
  10. quantum tao's Avatar
    I signed up with cube.
    10-02-2013 03:13 PM
  11. OCSC's Avatar
    11/10/2014 - I just got off the phone with PayPal regarding development of a card reader program for the Windows based phones. I was told that PAYpal will not be developing a program for the Windows phones due to lack of quantity of said phones. I guess that means as I switch from my present iPhone to the Nokia 1520, I will be looking for an alternative credit card acceptance method. Square more or less told me the same thing, saying there was nothing in the makings at this time...
    11-10-2014 07:34 PM
  12. RohanRonQM's Avatar
    PayPal Here is available for Windows 10 Mobile (if anyone is still interested), but only for USA. :(

    People in Canada, UK, Germany, and pretty much the rest of the world cannot use it.
    04-05-2016 12:40 AM

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