Gift Card Messages (Tran Types 01, 02, 07, 09, 11, 17, 24)

Simplify supports Gift Card messages from the POS process. As indicated in the table, supported Gift Card messages are identified as follows:

  • All Gift Card messages send a value of 50 in Field 115 (Transaction Qualifier).

  • The type of Gift Card transaction is indicated by Field 1 (Tran Type) and Field 117 (Stored Value Function).

Type of Transaction Field 1
(Tran Type)
Field 115
(Transaction Qualifier)
Field 117
(Stored Value Function)
Auth Only 01 50 n/a
Redemption/Redemption with Cash Back 02 50 5
Redemption with Cash Out/Cash Out 02 50 6
Prior Auth / Voice Auth 07 50 7
Card Activation 09 50 1
Card Issuance 09 50 2
Card Reload 09 50 3
Return 09 50 4
Void Redemption 11 50 5
Void Activation 17 50 1
Void Issuance 17 50 2
Void Reload 17 50 3
Void Return 17 50 4
Balance Inquiry 24 50 n/a

A sample Card Issuance request/response is shown below. Please refer to the Fusebox Gift and Stored Value Cards section for additional sample messages and a complete description of Gift Card message types and fields.

Sample Card Issuance Message

Request

An example of a Card Issuance Request message (from the POS to Simplify) is:

API Field #, Value Description
0001,09 Transaction Type of 9, in combination with Field 115 of 050 and Field 117 of 2, indicates a Gift Card Issuance
0002,50.00 Dollar amount to be authorized
0007,1025 Transaction ID / Reference Number
0011,xxx.. User Data. See Field 11 (User Data) .
0013,022519 Transaction Date (current date) – MMDDYY
0014,131535 Transaction Time (current time) – HHMMSS
0109,RETAIL Terminal ID (provided by Elavon)
0110,00000301 Cashier ID
0115,050 Transaction Qualifier (050 = Gift / Stored Value)
0117,2 Stored Value Function. A Value of 2 indicates a Card Issuance
1008,ID: Set to ‘ID:’ to request that an account Token be returned by Fusebox
5071,xxx… Defines whether card and cardholder are present. See Field 5071 (Card/Cardholder Present?) .
8002,PLSNTN Location Name (provided by Elavon)
8006,TSTLAR Chain Code (provided by Elavon)

Response

An example of a Card Issuance Response message (from Simplify to the POS) is:

API Field #, Value Description
0001,09 Transaction Type
0002,000050.00 Transaction Amount
0003,ID:1120106195107475 Account Token (returned by Fusebox)
0004,1218 Expiration Date – MMYY
0006,001000 Authorization Code (returned by Fusebox)
0007,1025 Transaction ID/Reference Number
0011,xxx.. User Data. See Field 11 (User Data) .
0013,022519 Transaction Date (current date) – MMDDYY
0014,131535 Transaction Time (current time) – HHMMSS
0043,500586 System Trace Audit Number
0052,5 Transponder / Proximity Indicator (0 = contact; 2 = contactless , 5 = swiped)
0054,01 POS Entry Mode
0109,RETAIL Terminal ID (provided by Elavon)
0110,00000301 Cashier ID
0112,34 Fusebox – Processor ID
0115,050 Transaction Qualifier (010 = credit; 030 = debit)
0117,2 Stored Value Function
0125,111293621357294 Retrieval Reference Number (may need to appear on receipt)
0126,0 Track Indicator (may need to appear on receipt)
0140,USD Merchant Currency
1000,SV Card Type
1001,SVS Card Name
1003,0000 Gateway Response Code
1004,01 – APPROVAL Host Response Message
1005,061286 Merchant Number
1008,600649*********1083 Masked Account Number (for printing on receipt)
1009,01 Host Response Code
1010,COMPLETE Gateway Response Message
1012,1784 Gateway Batch Number
5002,169018710 Device Serial Number
5004,G2 Encryption Provider ID
5010,EMVDC0838 EMV Kernel Version
5070,xxx… Simplify Information. See Field 5070 (Simplify Load Information) .
5071,xxx… Defines whether card and cardholder are present. See Field 5071 (Card/Cardholder Present?) .
7007,1111293621357294 Transaction Link Identifier. A unique identifier to link transactions
8002,PLSNTN Location Name (provided by Elavon)
8006,TEST Chain Code (provided by Elavon)