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Donation

Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2019 2:28 pm
by mrwul
After installing the latest version of XnViewMP I am puzzled about your donation website.

When clicking on 'Make a donation' (immediately after installing v0.93) I ended up in MyCommerce where I needed to pay for XnConvert 2x ??
Is this correct?
I thought it was via Paypal and users to set their own amount?

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Re: Donation

Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2019 4:00 pm
by XnTriq
@Pierre: Is paypal.me[slash]xnview an official account?

XnTriq wrote:
Wed Aug 09, 2017 3:30 pm
bdragon wrote:Since the only option is paypal, setting up a fourth man to collect my information while there is already paypal as a third man... is not appreciated at all.
How about PayPal.Me, Pierre?

Re: Donation

Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2019 5:24 am
by mrwul
It seems to be a bit difficult to make a donation at all...
One has to search on the forum how to do it and the provided link in thread "Donation"
where Pierre said "I've now an account on PayPal for donation" still doesn't work.

viewtopic.php?f=35&t=13543&hilit=paypal

In that thread Helmut provided a workaround

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A temporary workaround is:
1.) Login to Paypal
2.) Click on "Send money"
3.) Specify Image as recipient.
4.) Enter amount
5.) Select purpose "Service"
6.) As subject specify "XnView donation"

Last edited by XnTriq on Sun Feb 03, 2019 4:30 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: Broken link


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That was 1,5 year ago...
Wonder how people have been donating. in the meantime.
(A bit difficult to imagine that people would be checking out XnView Classic forum, search for 'donation' and then find above workaround)

Anyway, let's wait for Pierre's reply.

Re: Donation

Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2019 7:59 am
by xnview
XnTriq wrote:
Sun Feb 03, 2019 4:00 pm
@Pierre: Is paypal.me[slash]xnview an official account?
Not used

I can't accept anymore donation via paypal, only shareit :(

Re: Donation

Posted: Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:54 am
by mrwul
Sorry, I have no idea how that works.

Re: Donation

Posted: Sat Feb 16, 2019 6:08 am
by mrwul
Later
1. launch XnView
2. Go to Help > click "Make a donation"
3. Click on Paypal button

all goes fine from there.

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Re: Donation

Posted: Sat Feb 16, 2019 6:45 am
by XnTriq
mrwul wrote:
Sat Feb 16, 2019 6:08 am
all goes fine from there.
Thank you, mrwul :-)

Re: Donation

Posted: Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:49 am
by cday
XnTriq wrote:
Sat Feb 16, 2019 6:45 am
mrwul wrote:
Sat Feb 16, 2019 6:08 am
all goes fine from there.
Thank you, mrwul :-)

The interface design could possibly be made clearer, for example:

Replace --> Select with PayPay -- Click on above icon