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Name Description

Indicates whether the Payment objects created from this TerminalCheckout are automatically COMPLETED or left in an APPROVED state for later modification.


The duration of time after the payment's creation when Square automatically cancels the payment. This automatic cancellation applies only to payments that do not reach a terminal state (COMPLETED, CANCELED, or FAILED) before the delay_duration time period.

This parameter should be specified as a time duration, in RFC 3339 format, with a minimum value of 1 minute.

Note: This feature is only supported for card payments. This parameter can only be set for a delayed capture payment (autocomplete=false). Default:

  • Card-present payments: "PT36H" (36 hours) from the creation time.
  • Card-not-present payments: "P7D" (7 days) from the creation time.

Example for 2 days, 12 hours, 30 minutes, and 15 seconds: P2DT12H30M15S


If set to true and charging a Square Gift Card, a payment might be returned with amount_money equal to less than what was requested. For example, a request for $20 when charging a Square Gift Card with a balance of $5 results in an APPROVED payment of $5. You might choose to prompt the buyer for an additional payment to cover the remainder or cancel the Gift Card payment.

This field cannot be true when autocomplete = true. This field cannot be true when an order_id isn't specified.

For more information, see Take Partial Payments.

Default: false