VX520 Connection

Failure to make the correct connections in the proper order may result in a loss of functionality or equipment failure. Please follow these step-by-step instructions when connecting your VeriFone VX520 terminal to ensure that all connections are made properly. Images with identification references have been provided for additional guidance. For 24/7/365 technical support, please call 800-725-1243 and have your merchant identification number available.
ActionStep #Instruction
Reminder1Use the images below as a reference for identifying your terminal and connections [A], [B], [C], [D], and [E].
Verification2Verify that your terminal is the "VeriFone VX520".
Access3Remove the protective plate [E] from the back of the terminal.
Connection4If applicable, connect your telephone cord [C] above the blue phone icon.
Connection5If applicable, connect your internet cord [D] below the grey "ETH" icon.
Connection6If applicable, connect your PIN Pad cord [B] above the turquoise "RS232" icon.
Connection7Connect the two-prong power supply into a standard 110v electrical outlet, then connect the circular tip of the power supply [A] to the terminal above the green lightning bolt icon.
Access8Arrange all of the connecting wires towards the top and replace the protective plate [E] on the back of the terminal.
Power Cycle9The terminal will automatically power on and load all of the necessary files in approximately 2-3 minutes.
Key Press10At the main screen, select "Elavon" to activate the credit card application (this is only performed on the initial power cycle). Depending on your terminal software, "Elavon" may be displayed next to the F2 key or the F3 key.
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