This code shows how to pass in a swipe string from a Keyboard Emulation (KBE) swiper to the BluePay gateway in the SWIPE field in place of values for the card number and expiration date.

You can test for both outcomes:

Approved: When you pass odd dollar amounts, payment authorizations are returned with an 'Approved' status and authorization information is also captured.
Declined: When you pass even dollar amounts, payment authorizations are returned with a 'Declined' status and no authorization information is passed.

The following sample code calls a routine from our Code Library.
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# BluePay Python Sample code.
# This code sample runs a $3.00  sales transaction using the payment information obtained from a credit card swipe.
# If using TEST mode, odd dollar amounts will return an approval and even dollar amounts will return a decline.

account_id = "Merchant's Account ID Here"
secret_key = "Merchant's Secret Key Here"
mode = "TEST" 

payment = BluePay(
    account_id = account_id,
    secret_key = secret_key,
    mode = mode

    name1 = "Bob",
    name2 = "Tester",
    addr1 = "123 Test St.",
    addr2 = "Apt #500",
    city = "Testville",
    state = "IL",
    zipcode = "54321",
    country = "USA"

# Set payment information for a swiped credit card transaction

# Sale Amount: $3.00 = '3.00')

# Makes the API Request

# Read response from BluePay
if payment.is_successful_response():
    print 'Transaction Status: ' + payment.status_response
    print 'Transaction Message: ' + payment.message_response
    print 'Transaction ID: ' + payment.trans_id_response
    print 'AVS Result: ' + payment.avs_code_response
    print 'CVV2 Result: ' + payment.cvv2_code_response
    print 'Masked Payment Account: ' + payment.masked_account_response
    print 'Card Type: ' + payment.card_type_response
    print 'Auth Code: ' + payment.auth_code_response
    print payment.message_response
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