Paypal with multiple currencies

I need to set up Paypal so when a user adds an item is sent to the cart the currency shown matched what the user selects in the Paypal 'COuntry' field. Is this possible? The default currency is GBP but if someone selects 'USA' it should really convert this to Dollars.

Here's th Paypal code

<form action="https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr" method="post">
                      <input type="hidden" name="cmd" value="_cart">
                      <input type="hidden" name="upload" value="1">
                      <input type="hidden" name="business" value="xxx@xxx.uk">
                      <input type="hidden" name="item_name_1" value="<?php echo $row_rs_items['name']; ?><">
                      <input type="hidden" name="amount_1" value="<?php echo $row_rs_items['price']; ?>">
                      <input type="hidden" name="item_name_2" value="Item Name 2">
                      <input type="hidden" name="currency_code" value="GBP">
                      <input type="submit" value="PayPal"> </form></td>
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neeraj523Commented:
Hello

As per my knowledge, paypal don't provide such option to change currency based on the country of user address.

Alternatively, you can post desired currency to paypal from your page by detecting country of the user from his IP address and then correspondence currency for that country.

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jimmym715Commented:
The multiple currency scenario is not pretty.

To accept payments in two currencies, one would need two accounts: one set to one currency and the other set to the other currency.

Of course, this gets expensive quickly, depending on which product one has signed on to use with PayPal (Payflow Pro, Website Payments Pro, etc)

The best course of action is usually to pick a currency and run with it.

If business needs are such that the multiple currency capability is "a must", well, the suits controlling the money may decide otherwise once they're up to speed on the cost of such a "requirement"
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