Update terminal settings

patch /terminals/{terminalId}/terminalSettings

Updates the settings that are configured for the payment terminal identified in the path.

  • To change a parameter value, include the full object that contains the parameter, even if you don't want to change all parameters in the object.
  • To restore a parameter value inherited from a higher level, include the full object that contains the parameter, and specify an empty value for the parameter or omit the parameter.
  • Objects that are not included in the request are not updated.

To make this request, your API credential must have the following role:

  • Management API—Terminal settings read and write

Endpoint destination URL

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Path parameters

terminalId string Required

The unique identifier of the payment terminal.

Request parameters


Settings to define the header of the shopper receipt.


Settings for terminal connectivity features.

gratuities [Gratuity] array

Settings for tipping with or without predefined options to choose from. The maximum number of predefined options is four, or three plus the option to enter a custom tip.


Settings for terminal hardware features.


Settings for a Terminal API integration.


Settings for offline payment features.


Settings for an Oracle Payment Interface (OPI) integration.


Generic receipt settings.


Transaction outcomes that you want the terminal to print a merchant receipt or a shopper receipt for.


Settings to skip signature, sign on display, or sign on receipt.


Settings for payment surcharge features.


Settings for device time-outs.


Remote Wi-Fi profiles for WPA and WPA2 PSK and EAP Wi-Fi networks.

Response parameters

After submitting a call, you receive a response message to inform you that your request was received and processed.

Depending on the HTTP status code of the response message, it is helpful to build some logic to handle any errors that a request or the system may return.

HTTP Responses

  • 200 - OK

    The request has succeeded.

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  • 400 - Bad Request

    A problem reading or understanding the request.

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  • 401 - Unauthorized

    Authentication required.

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  • 403 - Forbidden

    Insufficient permissions to process the request.

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  • 422 - Unprocessable Entity

    A request validation error.

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  • 500 - Internal Server Error

    The server could not process the request.

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