Accepting Gift Cards as a Payment type

After ringing up all the items in the sale, simply swipe the customer’s gift card into your device’s magnetic card reader.

retail pos gift card swipe payment

The POS will recognize what type of card it is and deduct the tender amount from the card.

Also, if the card’s magnetic stripe is damaged or your card swiper is not functioning properly, it may be necessary to enter the gift card number manually.

 

To enter the customer’s gift card manually:

• Press the Payments tab
• Select Enter Gift Card Number

giftcard payment tab

 

• Enter the 16-digit card number on the upper left cornet on the back of the card:

• Press the Process Card button

giftcard payment processing

NOTE: If there is still a payment due (there was not enough funds on the card to pay for the purchase), a balance will display and the customer will need to furnish an additional form of payment