Your app may need to read and then use the data on a customer's card. To read a card, use the
Some data, like the track 1 and 2 information, is returned encrypted for PCI compliance. This endpoint returns only non-sensitive information like the customer's name and the card's expiration date.
- The POS is connected to the device using a network or cloud connection
- The Clover device is in an idle state (that is, no payment is being taken)
To read a card with the Clover device, do the following:
- Send an empty POST request to the
/v1/card/readendpoint. Be sure to include the required headers for the request you are making.
The customer is asked to present their card. After the card is read, a success message is returned.
- To return to the welcome screen, send a POST request to the
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