PAX Terminals

How to set the time zone on the A80 terminal

Unlike other terminals, the Androids (ex.A80, A920) have the ability to override the files set time zone based on what is set up on the terminal. If the time zone is not set up correctly, it may result in irregular batch times. Follow these steps to locate the time zone settings. Locate the settings app…

Bump the Batch Number on Pax S80

Press the “Menu” key Select Option 5 ( System Settings) Select Option 2 (Batch Number) Enter the Password Select the EDC Host from the list The current batch number will be displayed Enter the new batch number and press “Enter” Press “Enter” to save the change or “Cancel” to discard the change.

“_EXT_PICC” Error on a Pax S80

“_EXT_PICC” error during a parameter download means that the device’s software is outdated. Call Pax and give them the error code. They will then run a remote download onto the device and update it.

How to turn off/on beeps on a PAX S80

To turn off Buzzer / Beeping Sound Press Menu Press 3 for Operation Settings Press 2 for Buzzer Setup Press 1 for Buzzer set up (again) Press 1 for Off To change / remove the Card Remove Beep Press Menu Press 3 for Operation Settings Press 2 for Buzzer Setup Press 2 for Card Remove…

PAX S80 Reports

To print the default report on the PAX S80 Press Func Press 1 or Enter for Reports Key-in the password and press Enter to print the default report If the default report is not setup how you would like, follow the steps below to set the default report type. To print a report of current…

Internet / IP Troubleshooting Steps for PAX80

Basic Hardware Troubleshooting Power the terminal off and then power it back on Make sure that the ethernet cable is securely connected both to the LAN port on the bottom of the terminal and to the port on the router Just to make sure, unplug and re-plug the ethernet cable at both ends Make sure…

How to process a refund on a PAX S80

Return- Method 1 Press F4 or the down arrow to find Return (must say CREDIT above RETURN) Key-in the amount of the refund and press Enter Insert the card, swipe or manually enter the card number Follow any additional prompts to complete the return Return- Method 2 Press FUNC Press 8 for Return Enter the password (today’s date- MMDDYYYY) Press 1 or Enter for Credit Key-in the amount of the refund and press Enter Insert the card, swipe or manually enter the card number Follow any additional prompts…

PAX S80 Dial Troubleshooting

Hardware Troubleshooting Hard Reset Turn the terminal off Disconnect the phone cable from the terminal Reconnect the phone cable to the phone / line port (ensure it is on the correct Line Port) Turn the terminal back on Confirm phone line has a dial tone with no pauses or beeps beforehand Check if long distance…

PAX S80 File Download

DOWNLOAD: Ethernet Connection Only The PAX S80 has an automatic download system when the terminal is powercycled/ powered on. After the file has been updated in BroadPOS, to complete a download on the PAX S80 the terminal must have an empty batch. After the terminal is batched out, powercycle and the download will automatically start….

How to change the date and time on a PAX S300 Device

Hold down the blue function button while simultaneously pressing the 1 button. The terminal will prompt you to enter in the password. Enter the password. Press green enter key. To get to the system’s settings menu, press the down arrow key on the screen. Select System Settings. Select Date/Time Setup. Enter in today’s date. Press…