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DC Direct Setup - PAX A30 - Wi-Fi (DHCP)

What do you need to connect the PAX A30 via Wi-Fi (DHCP)?

  • Configured WiFi network and router
  • Wi-Fi network name and password
  • PAX A30 configured with Datacap keys and the appropriate Datacap ECN

Access Android Desktop

1 Swipe left from the right side of the Welcome screen.

2 Touch the back key twice.

A30 Welcome Screen

3 When prompted for Back Desktop password type "pax9876@@". Touch "Enter".

Note: “123456” may work on some devices as passwords may vary. For EVO Snap devices, use “EVO72963687” for the password. 

A30 Back Desktop

Connect to Wi-Fi (DHCP)

1 From the Android Desktop, touch "Settings".

A30 Android Desktop

2 When prompted for password, type "pax9876@@". Touch "OK".

Note: “123456” may work on some devices as passwords may vary. For EVO Snap devices, use “EVO72963687” for the password. 

A30 PIP
A30 Password 2

3 Touch "Network & Internet" > "Wi-Fi".

A30 Settings

4 Select the SSID of your access point. Type your network's password.

SSID Password

5 Touch "Connect".

6 Touch the home key to return to Android Desktop.

Pair POS and DC Direct

Configure your Point of Sale using the DeviceID, the corresponding Merchant IDs (MIDS), and Terminal IDS (TIDS).  

If using Wi-Fi or Ethernet connected PIN Pads, configure your POS with the corresponding IP addresses and port numbers from Step 4 above.  

1 Tap the DC Direct app from the Android Desktop To view the DeviceID (serial #) and connected IP address.

A30 Android Desktop
Android Desktop
A30 DC Direct settings
DC Direct Settings

2 Touch the home button to return to Android Desktop.

3 Touch "PXRetailer" to return to Welcome Screen.

If you need help pairing DC Direct, contact your POS provider for specific instructions.

Run a Test Transaction

Initiate a $1.00 test sale from your POS.

Transaction detail