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ID Tech BT Mag Swiper - Pairing and Setup


  • Power on/off Device
    • Press the round power button and hold for 5 seconds
    • The green light will flash 3 times confirming power on or off
  • Pairing with iPad
    • Follow the previous step to power on the BT Swiper.
    • If the blue light flashes on once every 5 seconds this means you are NOT in pairing mode. To enter pairing mode tap the power button 1 time. This will cause the blue light to flash on and off every second indicating “pairing mode” is now active.
    • On your iPad navigate to Settings > Bluetooth > Click BT MAG to pair devices device (see screenshot below) 
  • Battery and Maintenance
    • The battery will last 4 hours with active use (10 swipes per hour) 
    • The battery will last 8 hours with less active use(less than 10 swipes per hour) 
    • If powered off the device will automatically pair once powered back on
  • Connecting BT Mag reader to MyTime
    • After connecting your reader to Bluetooth you will need to also connect your reader with the MyTime app
    • Begin by opening the MyTime app and processing any service or product transaction via credit card. After clicking + credit card in the MyTime app, make sure you select the ID TECH BT Mag from the list of entry methods (see Exhibit 2 screenshot below) 
    • For a step-by-step guide on connecting your reader to MyTime see our Help Center article here.




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