How do I check my Genius device is ready to use?

How do I check my Genius device is ready to use?

Before using your Genius device, we recommend you do the following:

Check your Genius device has an IP address and a host name

The IP address of your Genius device is available on the Administration screen. To access the Administration screen:

  1. From the Genius splash screen, use the keypad to press 000.
  2. Use the keypad to type the password, then press Enter. The default password is 9416557.
  3. Check there is an address next to the IP address field and a host name next to the Hostname field.
The Genius Administration screen with highlights for the IP address field and the Hostname field.Genius Administration screen

Check your Genius device connects with the gateway

Run gateway tests to check that your gateway connections are working correctly. To run gateway tests:

  1. From the Genius splash screen, use the keypad to press 000.
  2. Use the keypad to type the password, then press Enter. The default password is 9416557.
  3. Tap Network.
  4. Tap Test.
  5. Confirm all the tests have Passed.
The Gateway Connection Test screen, which shows all tests as Passed.Gateway tests

Run a test transaction

We recommend that you use your POS to run a test transaction.

Modified on: Fri, 1 Mar, 2019 at 10:12 AM