How to pair a payment terminal to Vend Payment Gateway payment type


  • Vend for Mac or PC
  • Vend on iPad


Create the payment type in Vend

1. Click Setup in Vend

2. Click Payment types

3. Click the Add Payment Type button

4. Click Vend Payment Gateway


5. Click Begin Setup

6. Enter a name for the payment type

7. Click Save Payment Type


Get the terminal ready to pair

1. Plug the terminal into your network using an Ethernet cable

2. Connect the terminal to power

3. Turn the terminal on

4. The terminal screen should say POS Online

5. You may be asked to set the time on your payment terminal, please ensure this is correct as this will have an impact on the daily batch and settlement.

Connect the terminal to Vend

1. Click the Vend Payment Gateway payment type that was just created

2. Click Pair a Terminal


3. Click Allow Access


4. Enter the terminal serial number and click Pair


5. Confirm the payment terminal shows a test transaction for $0.01 and click Yes


7. Select the register to assign to the terminal and click Next


8. Complete contact information and click Submit

9. Your payment terminal and payment type will now be set up. Click ESC

10. Click Save Payment Type


Additional Information

  • Each terminal can only be paired with one Vend Register at a time
  • Repeat the above process for each terminal you need to connect
  • Multiple payment terminals can be paired under a single payment type
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