How to use Kiosk Mode functionality.
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Kiosk Mode allows the Viva Terminal App to be ‘pinned’, filling the device’s screen and locking the ‘More’ (settings) section.
This functionality is especially useful for kiosks and similar customer-facing situations in which only the Viva Terminal App itself should be available.
|Available for Android card terminals, including Tap-on-Phone (
|Not yet available on iOS (will be supported soon)|
|Available for standalone card terminals (with no integration)|
|Available for Cloud REST API integrations|
|Not available for inter-app integrations|
Using Kiosk Mode
Kiosk Mode can be activated and deactivated easily from within the Viva Terminal App.
To activate Kiosk Mode, please follow the steps below:
From the main screen, click on the ‘More’ button at the bottom-right:
From here, open the ‘PIN protection settings’ menu:
Click the toggle to ‘Enable PIN Protection’, if it is not already enabled:
Towards the bottom of the screen, you can activate the ‘Kiosk mode’ toggle:
When activated, you will receive a pop-up message to confirm this mode is enabled:
To deactivate Kiosk Mode, you will need to follow similar steps:
Press the ‘More’ button 10 or more times in quick succession:
You will then be prompted to enter your PIN to unlock:
After unlocking, you can navigate back through ‘Pin protection settings’ > ‘Kiosk mode’ to disable
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