Deprecated API Reference

This API Reference is being deprecated. Please use the New API Reference.

Create Device

curl \
    -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
    -H 'Finix-Version: 2022-02-01' \
    -u  USjHFGYvecE4LBitYG8KDE2g:b698f403-d9b7-4157-82d8-162cea8c8cc3 \
  -d '
      "configuration": {
        "allow_debit": true,
        "prompt_signature": "NEVER"
      "description": "John Smith",
      "model": "MX915",
      "name": "Finix  triPOS #1"

HTTP Request


URL Parameters

Field Type Description
:MERCHANT_ID string, required ID of Merchant

Request Arguments

Field Type Description
description string, optional Additional information about device (e.g. self serving terminal)
model string, required Please select one of the following values which will let Finix know the type of device being used:
  • IPP320
  • IPP350
  • ISC250
  • ISC480
  • ISMP4
  • LANE_3000
  • MX915
  • MX925
name string, required Name of device
tags object, optional Key value pair for annotating custom metadata (e.g. order numbers)

Configuration Arguments

Field Type Description
allow_debit boolean, optional Sets whether device will allow debit by default or not (defaults to true)
bypass_device_on_capture boolean, optional Sets if the device will be used to capture Authorizations. The device is required to be connected if bypass_device_on_capture is set to false. (defaults to true).
check_for_duplicate_transactions boolean, optional Sets whether the device will check for duplicate transactions
prompt_amount_confirmation boolean, optional Sets whether or not to make card holder confirm the amount they will pay (defaults is true)
prompt_manual_entry boolean, optional Sets whether or not the default card input method will be keyed in manual entry or not (defaults to false)
prompt_signature string, optional Sets whether device will prompt the card holder for a signature by default or not, AMOUNT is used in conjuction with signature_threshold_amount so that when the threshold is reached the signature form appears on device screen (defaults to always). Options are: ALWAYS, NEVER, AMOUNT
signature_threshold_amount integer, optional Threshold set for when to prompt a signature prompt_signature is set to AMOUNT (defaults to 0)
  "id" : "DVxoNJYTFdUD8i2NXgcerdUt",
  "created_at" : "2022-10-07T19:03:09.550868Z",
  "updated_at" : "2022-10-07T19:03:09.550868Z",
  "configuration_details" : {
    "allow_debit" : true,
    "check_for_duplicate_transactions" : true,
    "prompt_amount_confirmation" : true,
    "prompt_manual_entry" : false,
    "prompt_signature" : "NEVER",
    "signature_threshold_amount" : 0,
    "bypass_device_on_capture" : true
  "description" : "John Smith",
  "enabled" : true,
  "idle_message" : null,
  "merchant" : "MUu56ZGx3Xb6U9gAqKfgNisd",
  "model" : "MX915",
  "name" : "Finix  triPOS #1",
  "serial_number" : null,
  "tags" : { },
  "_links" : {
    "self" : {
      "href" : ""
    "merchant" : {
      "href" : ""
    "transfers" : {
      "href" : ""
    "authorizations" : {
      "href" : ""