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 Only0150n/a

Redemption/

Redemption with Cash Back

02505

Redemption with Cash Out/

Cash Out

02506
Prior Auth07507
Card Activation09501
Card Issuance09502
Card Reload09503
Return09504
Void Redemption11505
Void Activation17501
Void Issuance17502
Void Reload17503
Void Return17504
Balance Inquiry2450n/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

An example of a Card Issuance 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 for the use of this field for this field
0013,092818 Transaction Date (current date) – MMDDYY
0014,131605 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,RETL01 Location Name (provided by Elavon)
8006,TEST Chain Code (provided by Elavon)

Card Issuance 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:1113183303629317 Account Token (returned by Fusebox)
0004,1218 Expiration Date – MMYY
0006,001000 Authorization Code (returned by Fusebox)
0007,1025 Transaction ID / Reference Number
0009,1784 Fusebox – Host Batch Number
0011,xxx.. User Data. See Field 11 for the use of this field
0013,092818 Transaction Date (current date) – MMDDYY
0014,131611 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
00109,RETAIL Terminal ID
0110,00000301 Cashier ID
0112,34 Fusebox – Processor ID
0115,050 Transaction Qualifier (050 = Gift / Stored Value)
0117,2 Stored Value Function.
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,V1 Encryption Provider ID
5010,L27.0.2 EMV Kernel Version
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
8006,TEST Chain Code