If your customer or a payment card isn’t present, you can manually enter your customers’ card details to process payments with Square.
Steps to Manually Enter Payments
To accept payments on a supported device using the Square Register app without a reader:
- Ring up a transaction by adding items or entering custom amounts using the keypad.
- Tap Charge to process the payment.
- Tap Card to enter the card number, expiration date and security code.
- Tap Charge.
- If you want to cancel the payment, tap the X in the upper-left corner to return to the previous screen.
Tap New Sale to take another payment.
Note: Change the quantity, add a description or remove an item by tapping it in your current sale.
Required Information for Manual Entry
We require all of the following details for transactions entered manually:
- Complete card number
- Expiration date
- Security code/CVV