How do I assign a prefix to a barcode so that when scanned, barcodes with this prefix will initiate a gift card redemption at the POS?
Follow these steps
You can assign a 2-4 character code as a prefix for gift card barcodes. Barcodes scanned with this prefix will tell the POS to initiate a gift card redemption. To set up a gift card prefix, follow these steps.
- Select Settings > Store Settings.
- Select Edit Store.
- Select the Advanced tab.
- In the Scan gift card prefix box, enter the 2-4 digit character code to use as the assigned prefix.
- Select Submit.
For more information, see the article How to enable the sale and redemption of gift cards.