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Ingenico iCT250 Card Reader and iPP Pin Pads


Learn more about your Ingenico device and how you can help customers pay with ease.

  1. Select Sale from main menu.
  2. Enter sale amount using keypad and press Enter. If prompted to pass terminal to customer, bypass by pressing enter again.
  3. When prompted to Tap/Insert/Swipe/Key, simply enter the card number using keypad.
  4. Enter card expiration date and CVV if prompted (based on your custom application, you may be prompted to enter additional information).
  5. Card Present? Select Yes or No. If you select No, you will be asked to select type of sale (ex: Mail Order, Phone Order, eCommerce).
  6. Enter customer zip code associated with the cardholder’s address. When you hit Enter, you will see Dialing/Connecting

  • Press 1 to reprint the last receipt or
  • Press 2 to Search for a receipt to reprint.
    • Follow the prompts to reprint the receipt.

A settlement operation is used to close out the current batch of transactions and open a new batch. The closed batch is then submitted to begin the funding process. There are two settlement options.

  • Manual Settlement: If your terminal is set to manually settle
    • Press the green [ENTER] button.
    • Use the Arrow Key to scroll down to Settlement and press the green [ENTER] button.
    • Press the appropriate hotkey for YES and ACCEPT to settle/close the batch.
    • At the end of every successful batch Settlement, a settlement report will automatically print.
  • Auto Settlement: If your terminal is set to auto settle, transactions in the current batch will settle at a specific, predetermined time, within a 24-hour period
    • When configured, auto settlement begins any time after the set time occurs.
    • At the end of every successful batch Settlement, a settlement report will automatically print.
  • To change your settlement option to Auto, call the Help Desk at 1-888-886-8869.

Note: the terminal must be powered on for the Auto Settlement to occur.

  • Access the printer roll by lifting up the paper cover on the rear of the terminal.
  • Remove any empty paper roll and place the new roll of paper in the compartment with the paper feeding from the bottom of the roll and a small amount of paper pulled out.
  • Close the paper cover.
  • Press and hold the yellow Back [<] key to feed the paper.

Your Ingenico card readers offer multiple reports that help you view or print details and summaries for the transactions in your open batch. To begin:

  • Press the Pound [#] key.
  • Select Reports to view the Reports Menu.
  • Use the arrow key and press the green [ENTER] button to select the report you wish to view or print.

Running these terminal reports will not Settle your batch or in any way alter the transactions that have been processed. For more reporting power and instant access to your merchant statement, use Resource Online featuring the reporting Dashboard. The Dashboard offers an at-a-glance view of your daily sales and settlement figures from any PC.

If receipts are not printing and a "No Paper" error displays on your terminal:

  • Open the paper compartment.
  • Remove the paper roll and check for any jammed paper.
  • When finished, replace the paper roll and close the compartment.

If the paper advances from the printer but is blank:

  • Make sure you are using thermal-sensitive (not plain) paper.
  • Make sure the paper feeds from the bottom of the roll.


Note: The Admin passcode may be required to update the date and time. Here’s how:

  • From the Idle Prompt, press the pound < # > key to access the Admin Menu.
  • Press the number indicated for the Setup Menu option. If prompted input your password and press Enter.
  • Press the number indicated for the Term Settings option. Then press the number indicated for Set Date and Time.
  • If prompted for password input the password and press Enter.
  • To change the date: input 6 digits for the two-digit day, two-digit month, and two-digit year, then press Enter. Be careful when entering the date and time, as an invalid year may render the terminal inoperable.
  • To change the time: Use a military time format to input 4 total digits, 2 for the hour and 2 for the minute, then press Enter.
  • The card reader may prompt to reboot for the changes to take effect and return to the idle screen once restarted.

Still need help?


Please contact Customer Service at 1-888-886-8869 for further assistance.