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Release Notes and App Updates

View the latest updates and versions of the Helcim Payments App.

We recommend making sure you have the latest version of the Helcim Payments App installed for optimal performance.

Desktop Users

Date Version Platform Update Details
05/27/2021 1.5.7 Desktop Printer and WiFi updates
05/17/2021 1.5.6 Desktop Printer and connection updates
05/12/2021 1.5.5 Desktop WiFi Connection Update
05/11/2021 1.5.4 Desktop Desktop Printing and PDF Download Update
04/09/2021 1.5.1 Desktop Bug fixes
04/07/2021 1.5.0 Desktop Navigation Menu updates
03/31/2021 1.4.19 Desktop Stability and connection improvements
03/22/2021 1.4.18 Desktop Updates for printer and USB discovery
02/03/2021 1.4.15 Desktop Updated messaging for new versions of the app
01/25/2021 1.4.14 Desktop Printer and tip updates
01/20/2021 1.4.11 Desktop Fix for the ZJ-5809 Lightweight Thermal Printer
01/12/2021 1.4.10 Desktop Bug fix for auto detecting IP Addresses
01/11/2021 1.4.9 Desktop Bug fixes and connectivity improvements
12/14/2020 1.4.6 Desktop Added functionality for new hardware, bug fixes for device nickname and custom percentage tips
12/07/2020 1.4.5 Desktop Fix for Desktop with showing PROMPT and with terminal mode display screens
12/01/2020 1.4.4 Desktop Connectivity fixes
11/30/2020 1.4.3 Desktop Added language selection in app for Spanish and French, fix for bad card read before inserting card, increased font size of text on card reader, additional bug fixes and improvements
11/20/2020 1.4.2 Desktop Fix for authorizing getting stuck when leaving app temporarily, Fix for BMO Interac issues, and additional updates
11/10/2020 1.4.1 Desktop Bug fixes and app improvements
11/04/2020 1.4.0 Desktop New Setup Wizard, Fix for Bluetooth disconnecting the card reader when minimizing the app, Fix for Interac declines
11/02/2020 1.3.7 Desktop Bug fixes for some Interac transactions declining and initial setup of a new app device nickname
10/20/2020 1.3.6 Desktop Bug fixes, Speed improvements, Improved logging of Card reader disconnects

iOS Tablet and Mobile Users

Date Version Platform Update Details
05/27/2021 1.6.4 iOS Printer and WiFi updates
05/17/2021 1.6.3 iOS Printer and connection updates
05/11/2021 1.6.2 iOS PDF Download Update
04/07/2021 1.6.0 iOS Navigation Menu updates
03/31/2021 1.5.15 iOS Stability and connection improvements
03/22/2021 1.5.14 iOS Updates for printer and USB discovery
02/03/2021 1.5.11 iOS Updated messaging for new versions of the app
01/25/2021 1.5.10 iOS Printer and tip updates
01/20/2021 1.5.9 iOS Improvement to setup process
01/11/2021 1.5.8 iOS Bug fixes and connectivity improvements
12/14/2020 1.5.7 iOS Added functionality for new hardware, bug fixes for device nickname and custom percentage tips
12/07/2020 1.5.6 iOS Fix for tips functionality
12/01/2020 1.5.5 iOS Connectivity fixes
11/30/2020 1.5.4 iOS Added language selection in app for Spanish and French, fix for bad card read before inserting card, increased font size of text on card reader, additional bug fixes and improvements
11/20/2020 1.5.3 iOS Fix for authorizing getting stuck when leaving app temporarily, Fix for BMO Interac issues, and additional updates
11/17/2020 1.5.2 iOS Bug fixes for tips showing incorrectly on the Helcim Card Reader
11/10/2020 1.5.1 iOS Bug fixes and app improvements
11/04/2020 1.5.0 iOS New Setup Wizard, Fix for Bluetooth disconnecting the card reader when minimizing the app, Fix for Interac declines
11/02/2020 1.4.8 iOS Bug fixes for some Interac transactions declining and initial setup of a new app device nickname
10/28/2020 1.4.7 iOS Fix with Tips not showing on iOS
10/20/2020 1.4.6 iOS Bug fixes, Speed improvements, Improved logging of Card reader disconnects

Android Tablet and Mobile Users

Date Version Platform Update Details
05/27/2021 1.6.5 Android Printer and WiFi updates
05/17/2021 1.6.4 Android Printer and connection updates
05/12/2021 1.6.3 Android WiFi Connection Update
05/11/2021 1.6.2 Android PDF Download Update
04/07/2021 1.6.0 Android Navigation Menu updates
03/31/2021 1.5.19 Android Stability and connection improvements
03/22/2021 1.5.18 Android Updates for printer and USB discovery
02/17/2021 1.5.15 Android Bug fix
02/10/2021 1.5.14 Android Update for nicknaming a device
02/08/2021 1.5.13 Android Bug fix
02/03/2021 1.5.12 Android Updated messaging for new versions of the app
01/25/2021 1.5.11 Android Printer and tip updates
01/13/2021 1.5.10 Android Setup wizard improvement
01/11/2021 1.5.9 Android Bug fixes and connectivity improvements
12/29/2020 1.5.8 Android Bug fix for adding printers on mobile devices
12/14/2020 1.5.7 Android Added functionality for new hardware, bug fixes for device nickname and custom percentage tips
12/07/2020 1.5.6 Android Bug fix
12/01/2020 1.5.5 Android Connectivity fixes
11/30/2020 1.5.4 Android Added language selection in app for Spanish and French, fix for bad card read before inserting card, increased font size of text on card reader, additional bug fixes and improvements
11/20/2020 1.5.3 Android Fix for authorizing getting stuck when leaving app temporarily, Fix for BMO Interac issues, and additional updates
11/11/2020 1.5.2 Android Fixed bug with sessions timing out
11/10/2020 1.5.1 Android Bug fixes and app improvements
11/04/2020 1.5.0 Android New Setup Wizard, Fix for Bluetooth disconnecting the card reader when minimizing the app, Fix for Interac declines
11/02/2020 1.4.5 Android Bug fixes for some Interac transactions declining and initial setup of a new app device nickname
10/20/2020 1.4.4 Android Bug fixes, Speed improvements, Improved logging of Card reader disconnects

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