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List Terminals

This API call let's you create a list of available terminals. The response is an XML of the terminal search action.

Request Fields

Field Name Type Required Description
action String Yes terminalSearch
accountId Integer Yes The Helcim Commerce account ID.
apiToken String Yes API token used for authentication and access control. 

Response Fields (XML)

Field Name Type Description
terminals - XML structure
terminal - XML structure
id Integer The terminal ID.
nickname String The terminal nickname.
currency String The currency of the terminal.
status Integer 1 or 0. Whether or not the terminal is active.
batchSettleAuto Integer 1 or 0. Whether the batches are set to auto settle.
settlementTime Integer The time the batch auto settles (24 hour clock).
acquirerNetwork String The acquirer network used by the terminal.


For all API requests, there are also generic API authentication and user access restriction errors.
Response Code Error Code Message Description
0 - No results No terminals available.

Code Samples

Sample Terminal Search Response XML

<?xml version="1.0"?>
        <nickname>Demo Terminal - CAD</nickname>
        <acquirerNetwork>Helcim (demo)</acquirerNetwork>
        <nickname>Demo Terminal - USD</nickname>
        <acquirerNetwork>Helcim (demo)</acquirerNetwork>
        <nickname>ACH Demo</nickname>
        <acquirerNetwork>Helcim (demo)</acquirerNetwork>

HTML Form Sample HTML

<input type="hidden" name="accountId" value="YOUR-ACCOUNT-ID">
<input type="hidden" name="apiToken" value="YOUR-API-TOKEN">
<input type="hidden" name="action" value="terminalSearch">