Changes to Export API US Available Hours – September 20, 2017

To improve merchant experience, we are updating the available hours of the US Production Export API. Effective mid-October, the new availability of the service will be: MON-FRI 10:00-13:00, SAT 10:00-13:00, SUN 10:00-13:00 UTC There are no changes to EU Production and Sandbox available hours. If your app is using the Export API, please schedule requests […]

2017 Holiday App & APK Review Schedule – September 11, 2017

To mitigate risk to Clover and First Data systems during our busiest time of year, new apps and APK version updates will not be approved for publishing during these dates: Thanksgiving Holiday: Thursday, November 16 – Tuesday, November 28 December Holidays: Thursday, December 14 – Tuesday, January 2 This schedule applies to both US and […]

DevAsk will be temporarily read-only starting May 10, 2017

Important Starting Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 12:00am PT, DevAsk will temporarily be switched to read-only while we upgrade our developer community forum. During this time, you will not be able to post new questions, answers, or comments. However, you will still be able to view previously asked questions. We expect DevAsk to be read-only […]

Deprecation Notice: Intents.ACTION_SCAN broadcast – April 20, 2017

Due to a recent ROM update on Clover devices to ensure a ​more ​reliable merchant experience, the Intents.ACTION_SCAN broadcast for barcode scanning in our Android SDK has been deprecated. ​ Apps should instead use​ the BarcodeScanner class for barcode scanning. The startScan() method supports passing in the same extra data used in the Intents.ACTION_SCAN broadcast. […]

Merchant Generated API Token Changes – April 11, 2017

Beginning April 18 Clover will severely reduce the rate limits and regularly expire merchant generated API tokens. Merchant generated API tokens are designed for development and testing purposes only, and are not supported for production apps. There is no impact if you retrieve API tokens programmatically using OAuth or the Android SDK. Merchant generated API […]

US Production Support for Clover Flex – April 10, 2017

On March 31 we announced Clover Flex is available in our sandbox environment to test your app. Today, we’re excited to let you know support for Clover Flex is live in our US production environment. You can now select Clover Flex as a supported device (along with Clover Station, Mobile, and Mini) for your apps. […]

Introducing Clover Flex – March 31, 2017

Clover is thrilled to announce a new member to our Clover hardware family: Clover Flex. Clover Flex is a portable device offering ultimate flexibility both at and away from the counter. Clover Flex incorporates our latest technology embedded in a single, portable device. Take a look at our updated device specification page. Next steps: Ensure […]

30 Min. Planned EU Clover Maintenance on April 4, 2017

Important Clover is planning on a 30 minute maintenance window next week: Tuesday, April 4, 2017 from 3:30 – 4:00AM UTC Please note that during this maintenance window, Clover Station, Mini, and Mobile will be unable to process payments in the EU. In addition, EU API services, Web Dashboard, and the Developer Dashboard (eu.clover.com/developers) will […]

30 Min. Planned EU Clover Maintenance on March 30, 2017

Important Clover is planning on a 30 minute maintenance window next week: – Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 3:30-4:00AM UTC Please note that during this maintenance window, Clover Station, Mini, and Mobile will be unable to process payments. In addition, EU API services, Web Dashboard, and the Developer Dashboard (eu.clover.com/developers) will be wholly unavailable. For assistance, […]

Changes to Android SDK Auth Token Generation – March 24, 2017

Starting mid-April app auth tokens will be generated the first time an Android app requests it, instead of upon app installation. The reason for this change is to certify auth tokens are currently valid. Therefore, any app developers using the Android SDK to generate auth tokens should ensure your app: Handles the CloverAuth.authenticate() method which […]