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   * Label set up   * Label set up
  
-The Setup Wizard options enable the various parts of System Five. The category and inventory item set up allow the user to then start selling and redeeming ​gif cards. If there are pre-printed cards to be used for the gift card program, then a quantity load onto the part created is a good idea as this can be used in conjunction with Highs and Lows for reordering. If the gift card is just a normal sheet of paper run through a printer, then quantity control is not going to be needed.+The Setup Wizard options enable the various parts of System Five. The category and inventory item set up allow the user to then start selling and redeeming ​gift cards. If there are pre-printed cards to be used for the gift card program, then a quantity load onto the part created is a good idea as this can be used in conjunction with Highs and Lows for reordering. If the gift card is just a normal sheet of paper run through a printer, then quantity control is not going to be needed.
  
-The set up in this example is for printing a certificate on a regular piece of paper. If the user has some pre printed cards, then the label design would just need to contain the transaction ​authorisation ​number and new dollar values.+<note important>​Two important things to remember when **ordering your gift card numbers** 
 +  - The gift card numbers should not be less than six character in length 
 +  - The number being used should NOT start with a 3, 4, 5 or 6 as this may cause confusion with other card types 
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 +The set up in this example is for printing a certificate on a regular piece of paper. If the user has some pre-printed cards, then the label design would just need to contain the transaction ​authorization ​number and new dollar values
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 +It is possible to have the gift card program set up to make use of an external payment provider such as FIS/​Worldpay (Also known as Vantiv and Mercury Payment). This is a recommended way to set up the gift card program for use with System Five Polling or W.E.A.R.. This type of configuration is beyond the scope of this document.
  
-It is possible to have the gift card program set up to make use of an external payment provider such as Mercury Payments. This is a recommended way to set up the gift card program for use with System Five Polling or W.E.A.R.. This type of configuration is beyond the scope of this document. 
  
  
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   * Enter a starting point for the gift card numbers in the **Last Certificate Number** field (If the field turns yellow, a matching card range does not exist)   * Enter a starting point for the gift card numbers in the **Last Certificate Number** field (If the field turns yellow, a matching card range does not exist)
  
-<note important>​Two important things to remember ​about gift card numbers+<note important>​Two important things to remember ​when **ordering your gift card numbers**
   - The gift card numbers should not be less than six character in length   - The gift card numbers should not be less than six character in length
   - The number being used should NOT start with a 3, 4, 5 or 6 as this may cause confusion with other card types   - The number being used should NOT start with a 3, 4, 5 or 6 as this may cause confusion with other card types
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   * {{faq:​a4_gift_certificate.zip|A .zip file containing a A4 gift card form that may be imported}}   * {{faq:​a4_gift_certificate.zip|A .zip file containing a A4 gift card form that may be imported}}
   * [[faq:​how_to_issue_gift_card_as_store_credit|Issuing a gift card as an in store credit for returned goods]]   * [[faq:​how_to_issue_gift_card_as_store_credit|Issuing a gift card as an in store credit for returned goods]]
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