Can the Terminal password cannot be disabled?

Terminal password cannot be disabled – You can change the password to be as few as one numeric character, but you cannot eliminate it completely.

How can I confirm the device Serial Number?

Turn the device over and read the label.

How can I tell if a PAX terminal contains an internal contactless reader?

Any terminal with a serial number with a – 363 extension contains an NFC reader.

How do I change the date and time on the terminal?

  1. Press the “Menu” key
  2. Select Option 5 (System Settings)
  3. Select Option 1 (Date/Time Setup)
  4. Type in the date (MM/DD/YYYY) and press “Enter”
  5. Type in the Time (HH:MM:SS) and press “Enter”

How many transactions will a PAX terminal hold?


What is the PAX default password?

the default terminal password is today’s date in the format:
For example, if today’s date is March 13, 2014, today’s password is 03132014. In some instances, the password may have been set in a different time zone (at the factory), and not reset for your time zone when it was deployed. In those cases will have to put in tomorrow’s date.

What is the size of the paper roll on the S80?

2.25″ wide, 85′ long.

What’s the warranty on PAX products?

Prior to 2013, there was a one year warranty. Beginning in 2013, the warranty is two years.

Which PIN Pads can I use with the S80 terminal?

There are two PIN entry devices you can use with S80 terminals:

  • S80 Internal PIN Pad
  • PAX SP20 PIN Pad

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