Accepting Credit Cards

Learn all of the different ways to accept credit cards using credit card readers, as well as Apple Pay and Manual Card Entry. Still need to setup credit card processing? Visit our Credit Card Processing page to set it up.

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Swipe Using a Credit Card Reader

Process credit card transactions using the magnetic strip on the back of the card.

After you’ve connected your iDynamo credit card reader into the port of your iPad, follow the steps below to run credit card transactions.

1 Add the items for purchase to the ticket.

2 Tap Credit.

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3 Swipe the credit card.

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4 The customer can now add gratuity and sign the screen.

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5 Tap Charge to confirm amount.

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6 Choose receipt preference, then tap Done to confirm.

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After you’ve set up your iCMP Credit Card Reader, follow the steps below to run transactions.

1 Add the items for purchase to the ticket, then tap Credit.

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2 Swipe the credit card with the magnetic strip facing you.

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3 Wait for payment to be approved.

4 The customer selects gratuity, then signs.

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5 Tap Charge to confirm purchase amount.

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6 Select receipt preference, then tap Done.

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After you’ve set up your iPP320 Ethernet Credit Card Reader, follow the steps below to run credit card transactions.

1 Select items for purchase.

2 Tap Credit.

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3 Swipe card on the right side of the device and wait for approval.

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4 Have the customer add gratuity and sign the screen.

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5 Tap Charge to confirm purchase amount.

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6 Choose a receipt preference, then tap Done.

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Paying with Apple Pay

Use Apple Pay to quickly and securely checkout your customers.

1 Select the items for purchase, then tap Credit.

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2 Hold the Apple Pay device within 1″ of your iCMP or iPP320 credit card reader.

3 Apple Wallet will open automatically on the iPhone. Have the customer tap the specific card that should be used.

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4 Continue holding the iPhone near the iPad, and have the customer touch their home button to read their fingerprint.

5 Customer should wait for vibration, check mark, and confirmation beep for payment initiation.

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6 Next, wait for payment approval.

Manual Card Entry

Manual Card Entry allows you to enter the credit card information to process the card without swiping.

1 Select the items for purchase, then tap Credit.

2 Tap Manual Card Entry.

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3 Enter the credit card information in all fields, then tap Credit.

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4 The customer can enter a gratuity, then sign on screen.

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5 Tap Charge to confirm.

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6 Choose a receipt preference, then tap Done.

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