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How To Change Primary Account In Paytm

Last Updated : Sep 20, 2022

How To Change Primary Account In Paytm

In this article we will show you the solution of how to change primary account in Paytm, the primary bank account on Paytm refers to the account in which users will receive money that is sent to their Paytm registered mobile number through BHIM UPI.

If other Paytm users send money to your Paytm registered mobile number then money will be credited to your primary Bank account.

If users have added a single account on Paytm, then it is their primary bank account and they don't need to do anything.

However, if a user has multiple bank accounts linked with Paytm then they need this one account as their primary account just follow the steps given below in order to change your primary account in Paytm.

Step By Step Guide On How To Change Primary Account In Paytm :-

  1. Open Google Play Store on your Android device.
  2. In the search bar, you need to type Paytm
  3. Now click on the option to install in order to download this application on your Android device.
  4. Once the application is successfully installed, click open to proceed further.
  5. Assuming you have already created your account in Paytm you just need to enter your mobile number and four-digit password to login.
  6. Click on the three horizontal lines placed at the top left corner of the screen.
  7. The left side menu will show you various options such as money transfer settings, order and booking, cashback and offer, setting, 24/7 help and support.
  8. Click the options money transfer settings.
  9. On the next screen it will show you all the bank accounts that are linked with your Paytm in order to receive or send money.
  10. The bank account in which there is a radio button active next to it is termed as your primary or default account in Paytm.
  11. This means it is the specific account in which you will get or be able to send money to any other user.
  12. At the bottom of the screen it is also informed that if the default account is experiencing heavy transaction failure it will automatically use another account that are added in Paytm in order to receive money.
  13. Now in case you want to change your primary account manually in Paytm users need to select another bank from the list of banks.
  14. Once you select the bank it will showcase the radio button active next to it and a small pop up at the bottom of the screen was informed that the specific bank is set as primary Bank.
  15. In this way you can easily switch from one bank to another in order to market as a primary or default account in Paytm.

Conclusion :-

In This article we covered an essential guide on how you can change primary accounts in Paytm.

I hope this tutorial on how to change primary account in Paytm helps you and the steps and method mentioned above are easy to follow and implement

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