How do I stop receiving Instant Payment Notifications (IPNs)?

Instant Payment Notification (IPN) is a message service that automatically notifies merchants of events related to PayPal transactions. Merchants can use it to automate back-office and administrative functions, including automatically fulfilling orders and providing customers with order status.

Here's how to stop receiving IPNs from PayPal:

  1. Go to your Seller Tools page in your account settings.
  2. Click Update next to 'Instant payment notifications'.
  3. Click Choose IPN Settings.
  4. Select Do not receive IPN messages (Disabled) and click Save.