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CustomerCreationSource

Indicates the method used to create the customer profile.

Values

OTHER

The default creation source. This source is typically used for backward/future compatibility when the original source of a customer profile is unrecognized. For example, when older clients do not support newer source types.

APPOINTMENTS

The customer profile was created automatically when an appointment was scheduled.

COUPON

The customer profile was created automatically when a coupon was issued using Square Point of Sale.

DELETION_RECOVERY

The customer profile was restored through Square's deletion recovery process.

DIRECTORY

The customer profile was created manually through Square Seller Dashboard or the Point of Sale application.

EGIFTING

The customer profile was created automatically when a gift card was issued using Square Point of Sale. Customer profiles are created for both the buyer and the recipient of the gift card.

EMAIL_COLLECTION

The customer profile was created through Square Point of Sale when signing up for marketing emails during checkout.

FEEDBACK

The customer profile was created automatically when providing feedback through a digital receipt.

IMPORT

The customer profile was created automatically when importing customer data through Square Seller Dashboard.

INVOICES

The customer profile was created automatically during an invoice payment.

LOYALTY

The customer profile was created automatically when customers provide a phone number for loyalty reward programs during checkout.

MARKETING

The customer profile was created as the result of a campaign managed through Square’s Facebook integration.

MERGE

The customer profile was created as the result of explicitly merging multiple customer profiles through the Square Seller Dashboard or the Point of Sale application.

ONLINE_STORE

The customer profile was created through Square's Online Store solution (legacy service).

INSTANT_PROFILE

The customer profile was created automatically as the result of a successful transaction that did not explicitly link to an existing customer profile.

TERMINAL

The customer profile was created through Square's Virtual Terminal.

THIRD_PARTY

The customer profile was created through a Square API call.

THIRD_PARTY_IMPORT

The customer profile was created by a third-party product and imported through an official integration.

UNMERGE_RECOVERY

The customer profile was restored through Square's unmerge recovery process.

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