Using Ingenico IWL251 card machine

Welcome to your IWL251 card machine. Here you'll find everything you need to know about getting set up with your terminal, and the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions.

IWL251 Ingenico card machine

Getting started

You can find out how to install your IWL251 machine with this handy installation guide.

How do I do a function 30?

A function 30 changes the date and time on your machine.

To do this, just follow the below steps:

  1. From the home screen, press the 'Menu' button until 'System Menu' is shown.
  2. Highlight 'Select function' and press 'Enter'.
  3. Type in '30' and press 'Enter'.
  4. Swipe your supervisor card.
  5. You'll be asked to type in the current date. For example, for the 9th of October 2019, you would type in '091019'. Press 'Enter'.
  6. You'll then be asked to type in the current time. For example, for 11:56am, you would put 1156. Press 'Enter'.
  7. The function will then be completed and your machine will return back to the home screen.

How do I do a function 91?

A function 34 resets the supervisor code on the IWL258 machine.

To perform this function, follow the below steps:

  1. From the home screen, press the 'Menu' button until 'System Menu' is shown.
  2. Highlight 'Select function' and press 'Enter'.
  3. Type in '34' and press 'Enter'.
  4. Swipe your supervisor card.
  5. Press 'Enter' to confirm you'd like to change your supervisor code.
  6. Type in your current supervisor code and press 'Enter'.
  7. Type in a new supervisor code and press 'Enter'.
  8. The function will then be completed and your machine will return back to the home screen.

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