Replenishment/Reload - egcreload

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

The egcreload transaction increases the current balance of the Gift Card account.

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: egcreload
11 | numeric | required
Transaction Amount
The reload amount that will increase the balance on the card.
Format: Number with 2 decimals places
1 | numeric | optional
Tender Type
Tender type to use to pay for the reload.
Valid values:
  • 0 - Cash
  • 1 - Credit Card
  • 2 - Debit Card
  • 3 - Check
6 | numeric | conditional
Card Security Code
Unique verification code assigned to the cardholder's gift card account.
Important: Required if the account is assigned with a security code.
[Card Data]
Use the appropriate card data parameters for the transaction.
18 | numeric | conditional
Card Number
Card Number as it appears on the gift card.
Important: Required for hand-keyed transactions.
4 | numeric | conditional
Card's Expiry Date
Date when the card becomes invalid.
Important: Required if ssl_card_number is not null.
Format: MMYY
76 | alphanumeric | conditional
Raw Track I and/or II Data
Track data captured from the card's magnetic stripe. The data includes beginning and ending sentinels, card's expiry date, cardholder's first name, and the cardholder's last name.
Important: Required for swiped transactions.
20 | alphanumeric | conditional
Gift Card Token
Encrypted card data that can replace ssl_card_number.
  • The token must already be stored.
  • Use only if the terminal is set up with the Tokenization   terminal option.
Use only on terminals that are set up with the Tokenization   terminal option.
1 | alphanumeric | optional
Generate Token Indicator
Indicates whether to generate a token when submitting the card data.
Valid values:
  • Y - Authorize transaction and generate token
  • N - Do not generate token (Default)
If set to Y, the following parameters are mandatory:
  • Hand-keyed
    • ssl_card_number
    • ssl_exp_date
  • Swiped
    • ssl_track_data


Transaction Outcome
An ssl_result = 0 indicates an approved transaction.
An ssl_result not equal to 0 indicates a declined and unauthorized transaction.
Transaction Result Message
Refer to the Gift Card Response Codes section for an extensive list of possible returned messages.
Transaction ID
Unique identifier of the transaction.
Processing Date and Time
Indicates when Converge processed the transaction.
Format: MM/DD/YYYY hh:mm:ss AM/PM
Example: 03/18/2010 10:34:10 AM
Transaction Approval Code
Unique code returned by the credit card processor that indicates the approval status of the transaction.
Masked Card Number
Card's Expiry Date
Returned based on merchant setup.
Transaction Amount
Returned based on merchant setup.
Account Balance
Available balance on the gift card.
Email Address
The cardholder's or customer's email address. Returned based on merchant setup.
Tender Type
Tender type used to pay for the transaction.
Valid values:
  • 0 - Cash
  • 1 - Credit Card
  • 2 - Debit Card
  • 3 - Check
Card Security Code
Indicates whether a security code was present on the authorization request.
Valid values:
  • TRUE - Security code is present
  • FALSE - Security code is not present
Important: Returned only on terminals that are set up with the Security Code  terminal option.
Returned only if Tokenization  parameters are sent in the request.
Gift Card Token
Generated from the card number.
Token Generation Outcome
A value of SUCCESS indicates Converge generted the token. Other values returned are FAILURE, Action Not Permitted, Invalid Token, Not Permitted, and Acct Verification Failed.
Returned only if an error occurs. Refer to the Error Codes section 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.