How to fix the eBay error 70049?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

eBay error 70049 is an error that can occur for a number of reasons. Some of the reasons include:

-The seller's PayPal account is not verified

-The seller's eBay account is not verified

-The item being sold is not eligible for PayPal protection

-The buyer's PayPal account is not verified

-The buyer's eBay account is not verified

-The buyer's PayPal account is not linked to their eBay account

There are a few other reasons why this error can occur, but these are the most common. This error code can be frustrating for both buyers and sellers, as it can result in the cancellation of a sale.

You are here because you have a question about:

  • ebay error code: 70049
  • ebay error 70049

1. Restart your computer and try again

  1. Hit the "Windows" key and type "msconfig" into the search bar.
  2. Once the "System Configuration" window appears, click on the "Startup" tab.
  3. Under the " startup" heading, select "Restart."
  4. Click on the "Restart" button to restart your computer.
  5. When your computer restarts, you will be prompted to choose an option. Select "Reboot."
  6. After your computer reboots, you will be presented with a screen asking if you want to try to fix the problem again. Choose "Yes" to restart your computer again.
  7. When your computer restarts for the second time, eBay error 70049 should be fixed.

2. Clear your cookies and cache

  1. On your computer, open eBay.
  2. In the top left corner of the eBay page, click the "Settings" link.
  3. In the "Settings" page, click the "History" tab.
  4. In the "History" tab, under "Cookies and cache," click the "Clear cookies and cache" button.
  5. Click the "Clear history" button to finish.

3. Try using a different browser

  1. Open your web browser and go to http://www.ebay.com.
  2. Click on the "Tools" tab and then on the "Internet Options" button.
  3. On the "Internet Options" screen, click on the "Advanced" button.
  4. On the "Advanced" screen, click on the "Browser Extensions" button.
  5. Click on the "Add" button and then on the "New Browser Extension" button.
  6. In the "Name" field, type " eBay Error 70049 Fix ".
  7. In the "Description" field, type " eBay Error 70049 Fix - Troubleshoot and fix eBay errors. ".
  8. Click on the "Add" button.
  9. In the "Settings" field, type " http://www.fixeBayError70049.com " and then click on the "OK" button.
  10. In the "Extensions" field, click on the "Ebay Error 70049 Fix" extension button.
  11. Click on the "OK" button.
  12. Click on the "Close" button.
  13. Go to eBay and try to buy something.

4. Try using a different device

  1. Go to the eBay site and sign in.
  2. On the left-hand side, click on "My eBay."
  3. Under "My Account," click on "Settings."
  4. On the "Settings" page, click on "Change Your Device."
  5. Select the device you are using and click on "Create Account."
  6. Sign in to your new eBay account and click on "My eBay."
  7. On the left-hand side, click on "My eBay Selling."
  8. Under "My eBay Selling," click on "Status."
  9. Under "Status," click on "My Items."
  10. Under "My Items," click on the item you are trying to sell.
  11. On the "Item Details" page, click on "Error Details."
  12. On the "Error Details" page, click on "Contact eBay."
  13. On the "Contact eBay" page, click on "Send Feedback."
  14. On the "Send Feedback" page, click on "I'm not sure how to correct this error."
  15. In the text box, type in your eBay account name and password.
  16. Click on "Submit."
  17. eBay will send you an email with instructions on how to correct the error.
  18. If you are still unable to fix the error, you can contact eBay customer service.

Some users might also have success with the following opitons:

  1. Contact eBay customer support.