PayPal gateway rejected request – duplicate invoice issue – Magento error

If you are getting a Magento error “PayPal gateway has rejected request. The totals of the cart item amounts do not match order amounts (#10413: Transaction refused because of an invalid argument. See additional error messages for details).” You need to do the below.



To clear this error on your Magento shopping cart

Login to you PayPal account

Navigate to your Profile name on top left corner

Click on Account settings

On the net page, click Payment preference

On Payment preferences, on Block payments > Click Update


On the next page under Block accidental payments: > Select No, allow multiple payments per invoice ID


You can now click back on top right corner and logout.

Test Magento shopping cart if PayPal works as normal.