Delete Installment - ecsdeleteinstall

This section describes the message parameters for Electronic Check Delete Installment Transaction processing, which you can submit using the XML API integration method. Refer to the Integration Methods section for more information.

The ecsdeleteinstall transaction deletes an ACH ECheck installment payment from the Converge recurring batch.

In this section:

For the entire list of API endpoints, refer to API Endpoints.


Field nameDescriptionRequiredLengthData type
ssl_merchant_idMerchant ID
Elavon-assigned Converge Account ID (AID).
Required6 or 7numeric
ssl_user_idConverge User ID
The user ID with Hosted Payment API User status that can send transaction requests through the terminal.
ssl_pinTerminal 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.
ssl_transaction_typeTransaction Type
Value:  ecsdeleteinstall
ssl_install_idInstallment Record ID
Unique identifier of the installment record to be deleted.


Field nameDescription
ssl_resultTransaction Outcome
An ssl_result = 0 indicates an approved transaction.
An ssl_result not equal to 0 indicates a declined and unauthorized transaction.
ssl_result_messageTransaction Result Message
A result of SUCCESS indicates that the installment record was deleted.
A result of ERROR indicates that the installment record was not deleted.
ssl_installment_idInstallment ID
Unique identifier of the deleted installment record.
Important: Returned only if ssl_result_message = SUCCESS.
ssl_amountInstallment Amount
ssl_total_installmentsNumber of Payments
ssl_billing_cycleBilling Cycle
ssl_next_payment_dateNext Payment Due Date
ssl_start_payment_datePayment Start Date
The date when the first payment started. If recently added, the start date is the same as the next payment due date.
Format: MM/DD/YYYY
ssl_recurring_batch_countRecurring Batch Count
The current number of transactions sitting in the recurring batch after the installment transaction has been deleted.
ssl_aba_numberRouting or Transit Number
ssl_bank_account_numberMasked Bank Account Number
ssl_bank_account_typeBank Account Type
ssl_first_nameFirst Name
Returned based on merchant setup.
ssl_last_nameLast Name
Returned based on merchant setup.
ssl_companyCompany Name
Returned based on merchant setup.
ssl_descriptionMerchant-defined Transaction Description
Returned based on merchant setup.
[Error]Returned only if an error occurs. Refer to the Error Codes section for more information.
errorCodeError 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.
errorMessageError Message
Detailed explanation of the error. This field may be changed based on merchant configuration in the user interface.
errorNameError Name
Error name or reason for the error.