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View an EFT or ACH Transaction

The information in this article is for merchants using Helcim's Legacy System and does not apply to merchants who signed up for Helcim on or after June 1, 2020.

This API call lets you retrieve the details of a specific EFT or ACH transaction. The response is an XML of the available EFT transaction information.

Request Fields

Field Name Type Required Description
action String Yes transactionEFTView
accountId Integer Yes The Helcim Commerce account ID.
apiToken String Yes API token used for authentication and access control.
transactionEFTId String Yes The transaction ID.

Response Fields

Field Name Type Description
transactionseft - XML structure
transactionEFT - XML structure
id Integer The transaction ID.
dateCreated String The date the transaction was created.
statusAuth String Approved/Denied.
user String The customer's name.
transactionType String The transaction type (Withdrawal, Deposit).
amount Decimal The transaction amount.
approvalCode String The approval code.
test Integer 1 or 0. Whether or not the transaction is processed as test.
acquirerTransactionId Integer Transaction Id assigned by the acquirer to the transaction.
responseMessage String Approved/Denied.
ipAddress String The IP address.
orderNumber String The order number.
batchEFT - XML structure
batchNumber Integer The batch number.
terminal String The terminal the transaction was processed through.
settled Integer 1 or 0. Whether the transaction was settled or not.
dateOpened String The date the batch was opened.
dateClosed String The date the batch was closed.


For all API requests, there are also generic API authentication and user access restriction errors.

Response Code Error Code Message Description
0 - Invalid Transaction ID The transaction ID is invalid, or not entered.
0 - Transacton Not Found The transaction could not be found.
0 - User Access Error - Transaction cannot be viewed by this user. The user does not have permission to view this transaction.
0 - Invalid API Token1 The API Token is invalid, or not entered.
0 - Missing or Invalid Fields - Account ID The Account ID is invalid, or not entered.

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