Appendix A – Transact TransType Definitions

 



PaymentTransType = TransType

Description

AUTH

Verify/Authorize a payment. Does not put into the batch. Also known as a “PreAuth.”

SALE

To make a purchase with a Credit Card, Debit Card or EBT Card. Puts the card transaction into the open batch.

RETURN

Returns payment amount to the cardholder’s open to buy.

VOID

Void/Reverse a transaction from an unsettled batch. Will need TraceNum.

*Performing a VOID will also perform reversal transaction therefore releasing funds on the Cardholder’s card. Used with Credit TenderType.

POSTAUTH

Completes an AUTH transaction and places it in the open batch. Will need TraceNum.

FORCEAUTH

Places a transaction not processed through the payment server into the current batch (ForceAuth) such as a Voice authorization.

Note: When using this transaction type for a ForceAuth, you must include an AuthCode provided to you from the Voice Authorization Center.

REPEATSALE

Performs a repeat sale, using the TraceNum, on a previously processed Credit Card.

Perform a recurring billing or installment payment transaction. Will need TraceNum.

ADJUST

Adjusts a previously processed transaction. Typically used for tip adjustment Will need TraceNum.

Note: Valid only for Processors supporting the restaurant adjustment function.

INQUIRY

Performs an inquiry to the host. Used to obtain the balance on a EBT/food stamp card or prepaid debit cards (varies by processor).

ACTIVATE

Activates a payment card. Typically used for Gift/Loyalty card activation.

DEACTIVATE

Deactivates an active card account. Typically used for Gift/Loyalty cards.

RELOAD

Adds value to card account. Typically used for Gift/Loyalty cards.

VOIDSALE

Voids a Sale

VOID_RETURN

Void a Return transaction

VOID_AUTH

Void an AUTH only transaction before a POSTAUTH has been performed

VOID_POSTAUTH

Void a POSTAUTH transaction in an open batch

VOID_FORCEAUTH

Void a FORCEAUTH transaction in an open batch

PaymentTransType = TransType

Description

REVERSAL

Perform a Reversal transaction to release funds on the Cardholder’s card. Used with Credit TenderType.
 

*Not supported at this time.

WITHDRAWAL

Perform an EBT cash withdrawal.

ISSUE

Issues a Gift/Loyalty card account. Value will still need to be added to the account with a RELOAD.

CASHOUT

Perform a cash out of a Gift card.

REPLACE

Performs a Replacement of a Gift/Loyalty card and transfers the account details onto new account.

MERGE

Merges 2 Gift/Loyalty account together

REPORTLOST

Reports a Gift/Loyalty account as “lost” to freeze said account.

REDEEM

Perform a redemption of value on Gift/Loyalty card.

VERIFY

Used for Credit TenderType only. Performs validation that account is active in the Nuvei System.

REACTIVATE

Performs a Reactivation of a Gift/Loyalty card that has been deactivated.

FORCED_ISSUE

Force a Gift/Loyalty card issuance.

FORCED_ADD

Force a Gift/Loyalty card add value.

UNLOAD

Unload value from a Gift/Loyalty card without deactivating it.

TOKENIZE

Performs a tokenization transaction. Check with your Processor for functionality support.

INCREMENTAL_AUTH

Used in lodging industry. Currently not supported.        

BALANCE_LOCK

Performs balance on Gift/Loyalty and “locks” card amount. Check with your Processor for functionality support.

REDEMPTION_UNLOCK

Performs Redemption of value on Gift/Loyalty cards an “unlocks” account. Check with your Processor for functionality support.

 

 

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