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Use PayPal with your Microsoft account

PayPal can be used as a payment option in certain countries and regions to buy Xbox Live Gold subscriptions and content such as games, apps, music, HD movies, and TV shows on your Xbox 360 console, Xbox One console, and Xbox.com.

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Countries and regions where PayPal can be used as a payment option

We’re working to increase PayPal availability. Currently, you can use PayPal with your Microsoft account in the following countries and regions:

•    Australia
•    Austria
•    Belgium
•    Canada
•    Denmark
•    France
•    Germany
•    Hong Kong SAR
•    Ireland
•    Italy
•    Mexico
•    Netherlands
•    New Zealand
•    Norway
•    Poland
•    Portugal
•    Singapore
•    Spain
•    Sweden
•    Switzerland
•    United Kingdom
•    United States

Add or remove PayPal from your account

View your PayPal purchase history

You can see your PayPal transactions in your Xbox purchase history. For more info, see Check your Xbox purchase history. You can also review your PayPal transactions at PayPal.com.

Add a supported PayPal account

You can only use PayPal accounts that have a credit card or confirmed bank account as a funding source. To use PayPal with your Microsoft account, make sure your PayPal account uses an accepted funding source or try another PayPal account.

Note If you receive an error with status code 8382025C, the PayPal account you’re trying to add isn’t supported. For more info, see Error 8382025C occurs when making a purchase with PayPal on Xbox 360.

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