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Payment BAMS (FirstData) (LAN)

Xenial Portal Data Management Ordering Settings Hardware Peripherals

To define settings for a BAMS (FirstData) device with a LAN connection:

  1. From the upper-right of the Peripherals area, select New Peripheral.

  2. From the Peripheral Type dropdown, select Payment.

  3. From the Peripheral Schema dropdown, select Payment BAMS (FirstData).

  4. From the Connection Type dropdown, select LAN.

  5. Select Continue.

  6. Locate the Peripheral Type section.

    • Multi-site users: From the right of the field, select the globe icon to define values for each site.

    • Multi-site users: To the right of the field, select the globe icon to define values for each site.

  7. Locate the Peripheral Configuration section.



    Peripheral Name

    Type a name for the device.

    Payment Platform

    From the dropdown, select BAMS.


    From the dropdown, select Ingenico.


    From the dropdown, select the device model.

    Show Tips Dialog

    Toggle Yes to display the dialog for customer tips when processing a payment for an order.

    Batch Timeout Seconds

    Type the number of seconds to wait to successfully process batch settlement commands before timing out.

    Enable Swipe Ahead

    Toggle Yes to allow customers to swipe their payment card and type their PIN (or sign for the transaction) BEFORE the cashier finishes entering the order. Once the order is entered, the customer approves the order total and the receipt prints. This feature speeds up the order tendering process.

    • This feature is not supported by all devices. If the feature is not supported, a message is displayed below the Enable Swipe Ahead toggle.

  8. Locate the Connection Configuration section.

    • In the IP field, type the IP address of the device.

    • In the Port field, type the COM port to which the device is connected.