Signature - ccsignature

This section describes the message parameters for Credit Card Signature transaction processing, which you can submit using the XML API integration method. Refer to the Integration Methods section for more information.

The ccsignature transaction adds signature data to a previously approved Credit Card Sale (ccsale), Auth Only (ccauthonly), or Force (ccforce) transaction.

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  • Signature is not allowed for the eCommerce  market segment.
  • Signature can only be added to a transaction that has no signature.

In this section:

Request

Field name Description Required Length Data type
ssl_merchant_id Merchant ID
Elavon-assigned Converge account ID.
Required 15 numeric
ssl_user_id Converge user ID
The user ID with Hosted Payment API user status that can send transaction requests through the terminal.
Required 15 alphanumeric
ssl_pin Terminal ID
Unique identifier of the terminal that will process the transaction request and submit to the Converge gateway.
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The ssl_user_id sending the transaction request must be associated with the terminal that will process the request.

Required 64 alphanumeric
ssl_transaction_type Transaction Type
Valid value: ccsignature
Required 20 alphanumeric
ssl_txn_id Transaction ID
Unique identifier of the previously approved Sale (ccsale), Auth Only (ccauthonly), or Force (ccforce) transaction.
Required 46 alphanumeric
ssl_signature_image Signature Image
Digital version of the cardholder's signature.
Required BLOB Base64 Encoded
ssl_image_type Signature Image Format
File format of the signature image.
Valid values: GIF, TIF, JPG, PNG
Required 3 alphanumeric

Response

Field name Description
ssl_result Signature Request Result Code
ssl_result = 0 indicates that the signature was uploaded and added.
An ssl_result = 1 indicates that the signature was not uploaded and added.
ssl_result_message Signature Upload Result Message
A result of SUCCESS indicates that the signature image was uploaded or added.
A result of ERROR indicates that the signature image was not uploaded or added.
ssl_user_id Converge User ID
[Error] Returned only if an error occurs. Refer to the Error Codes section for more information.
errorCode 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.
errorMessage Error Message
Detailed explanation of the error. This field may be changed based on merchant configuration in the user interface.
errorName Error Name
Error name or reason for the error.

Example

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  • In this example, you will have to change the data values, such as my_merchant_id, my_user_id, my_pin, and transaction data to match your Converge account and meet the needs of your website.
  • Code samples provided are for demonstration only and should not be used for live transactions. All sensitive merchant data, including transaction amounts and your Converge credentials, should be placed in server side code.

Approved Sale Transaction

Request

xmldata=<txn>
    <ssl_merchant_id>my_merchant_id</ssl_merchant_id>
    <ssl_user_id>my_user_id</ssl_user_id>
    <ssl_pin>my_pin</ssl_pin>
    <ssl_test_mode>false</ssl_test_mode>
    <ssl_transaction_type>ccsale</ssl_transaction_type>
    <ssl_amount>1.00</ssl_amount>
    <ssl_track_data>%B0000000000000000^NOVA CORPORATION^2212101543213961456?;0000000000000000=2212101543213961456?</ssl_track_data>
</txn>

Response

<txn>
    <ssl_approval_code>N21032</ssl_approval_code>
    <ssl_cvv2_response />
    <ssl_exp_date>1222</ssl_exp_date>
    <ssl_departure_date />
    <ssl_account_balance>0.00</ssl_account_balance>
    <ssl_result_message>APPROVAL</ssl_result_message>
    <ssl_invoice_number />
    <ssl_amount>1.00</ssl_amount>
    <ssl_result>0</ssl_result>
    <ssl_txn_id>AA49315-DCA463E6-F924-4CA8-9FBF-01220FBACA19</ssl_txn_id>
    <ssl_card_number>00**********0000</ssl_card_number>
    <ssl_completion_date />
    <ssl_txn_time>01/28/2014 10:21:31 PM</ssl_txn_time>
    <ssl_avs_response />
</txn>

Add Signature to Approved Sale Transaction

Request

xmldata=<txn>
    <ssl_merchant_id>my_merchant_id</ssl_merchant_id>
    <ssl_user_id>my_user_id</ssl_user_id>
    <ssl_pin>my_pin</ssl_pin>
    <ssl_description>Keyed Sale API</ssl_description>
    <ssl_transaction_type>ccsignature</ssl_transaction_type>
    <ssl_txn_id>AA49315-DCA463E6-F924-4CA8-9FBF-01220FBACA19</ssl_txn_id>
</txn>

Response

xmldata=<txn>
    <ssl_transaction_type>CCSIGNATURE</ssl_transaction_type>
    <ssl_user_id>my_user_id</ssl_user_id>
    <ssl_result>0</ssl_result>
    <ssl_result_message>SUCCESS</ssl_result_message>
</txn>