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PayPal standard occasionally taking payments twice

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Is anyone else having problems with PayPal payments standard in version

We are having instances where a customer pays using PayPal and at the end of the checkout gets returned to the checkout_success.php page to be told that the PayPal payment failed. They then try again and the payment is successful. Unfortunately PayPal are also taking the first payment as their system is showing it as successful.

It does not happen on every PayPal sale and seems to only happen when users are paying using a debit or credit card, and not funds from their PayPal account.

No particular browser is used. All payments are from UK customers so no currency changes. There are no errors in the error logs and nothing seems to be in the Paypal app logs that can help.

Since this started happening we have changed no code on the website. We have uploaded a good known full backup of the sites code and the problem still persists. 

Anyone have any ideas where to start looking.


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