Recurring Batch Import - ccrecimport

The ccrecimport transaction imports and processes a batch file of recurring and installment transactions.

In this section:


15 | numeric | required
Merchant ID
Elavon-assigned Converge account ID.
15 | alphanumeric | required
Converge User ID
The user ID with Hosted Payment API User status that can send transaction requests through the terminal.
64 | alphanumeric | required
Terminal ID
Unique identifier of the terminal that will process the transaction request and submit to the Converge gateway.
Important: The ssl_user_id sending the transaction request must be associated with the terminal that will process the request.
20 | alphanumeric | required
Transaction Type
Value: ccrecimport
255 | alphanumeric | required
Import File
Describes the path, location, file name, and file extension of the import file.
  • Length of the file name (including the file extension) must not exceed 30 characters.
  • Valid file extensions are CSV and XML.
25 | alphanumeric | required
Import Response File Friendly Name
Easy to understand file name of the import response file.
Important: The value must not contain a forward slash, backward slash, colon, asterisk, question mark, quotation mark, greater than symbol, less than symbol or a pipe character.
1 | alphanumeric | optional
Send Email to Merchant Indicator
Indicates whether to send emails to the merchant when transactions are approved or declined.
Valid values:
  • T - Send email to merchant
  • F - Do not send email to merchant
Defaults to T if ssl_do_merchant_email is null.
Default value - Set in terminal: E-mail Form | Email Notification Setup | Email Options | Notify Merchant of Transaction Approval / Notify Merchant of Transaction Decline
100 | alphanumeric | optional
Merchant's Email Address
If null and ssl_do_merchant_email = T, Converge sends the email to the email address of the terminal.
5 | alphanumeric | optional
Result Format
When set to ASCII, Virtual Terminal generates a plain text key-value document.
Defaults to HTML if not sent.
Valid values: ASCII, HTML, XML
4 | alphanumeric | optional
Receipt Link Method
Indicates the method for displaying the receipt and data of an approved or declined transaction.
Valid value: REDG - Does not display the receipt and redirects the data to the URL specified in ssl_receipt_link_url
255 | alphanumeric | optional
Receipt URL
Target URL of the button or the link created at the bottom of the receipt for an approved or declined transaction.
Important: If ssl_result_format = ASCI and ssl_receipt_link_method = REDG, Converge ignores the value of this parameter.
255 | alphanumeric | optional
Error URL
The URL where the integrated application will send the errorCode, errorName, and errorMessage values.




The response simply indicates if the file upload was successful or not. Transactions in the file will be sent for authorization and entered into the appropriate batches in the User Interface. The import response files can be viewed and downloaded from the User Interface.

Transaction Outcome
An ssl_result = 0 indicates an imported batch file.
An ssl_result = 1 indicates an unsuccessful batch file import.
Transaction Result Message
A ssl_result_message = File upload successful indicates a successful file import.
A ssl_result_message = File upload failed indicates an unsuccessful file import.
15 | alphanumeric
Converge User ID
The user ID that submitted the transaction.
Transaction Count
The number of transactions imported from the file.
Response File Name
Recurring Batch Count
The current number of recurring transactions in the recurring batch prior to processing the file.
Returned only if an error occurs. Refer to the Error Codessection for more information.
Error Code
Typically, when the transaction failed validation or the request is incorrect. This will prevent the transaction from going to authorization. This is a numeric field.
Error Message
Detailed explanation of the error. This field may be changed based on merchant configuration in the user interface.
Error Name
Error name or reason for the error.