'Authorization Service' is Offline When the Pinpad Device Times Out at the Swipe Card Prompt
Last updated on DECEMBER 01, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Retail Point-of-Service - Version 13.4.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When attempting to complete credit/debit tenders with ACI Pincomm and a timeout occurs due to no card swipe on the device, 'Authorization is offline' message appears, the Authorization Service status changes to Offline, and the following error occurs:
Steps to Reproduce:
- Select F3 POS and Enter an item
- Select 'F6 Tender' and then 'F4 Credit/Debit'
- Wait for the timeout period that is set in the below section of the pinCommConfig.xml to be reached
- Once the timeout is reached, the 'Authorization Offline' screen is displayed
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