4D Payments SDK 2016 .NET Edition
4D Payments SDK 2016 .NET Edition
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CardType Property

Indicates the results of the Luhn Digit Check algorithm.


Public ReadOnlyProperty CardType As GlobalcardvalidatorCardTypes

public GlobalcardvalidatorCardTypes CardType {get;}

enum GlobalcardvalidatorCardTypes { vctUnknown, vctVisa, vctMasterCard, vctAmex, vctDiscover, vctDiners, vctJCB, vctBankCard, vctVisaElectron, vctSolo, vctSwitch, vctMaestro, vctCUP, vctLaser, vctVisaPurchase, vctMCardPurchase, vctTempoPayments }


This property is filled after a call to the ValidateCard method. Allowable values include:

ctUnknown (0) The component could not determine the type of the card based on the CardNumber prefix and length.
vctVisa (1) Visa card.
vctMasterCard (2) MasterCard card.
vctAmex (3) American Express card.
vctDiscover (4) Discover Card
vctDiners (5) Diner's Club card (Carte Blanche, International, or enRoute - the CardTypeDescription will contain the full name).
vctJCB (6) Japan Credit Bureau card.
vctBankCard (7) Australian shared brand credit card (no longer in circulation).
vctVisaElectron (8) International Visa debit card (not available in US or Canada).
vctSolo (9) UK-based debit card, similar to the Visa Electron card.
vctSwitch (10) Another UK-based debit card. Sister to the Solo card.
vctMaestro (11) International debit card (owned and operated by MasterCard).
vctCUP (12) China Union Pay - China's only credit card organization.
vctLaser (13) Primary debit card used in Ireland.
vctVisaPurchase (14) Visa Purchasing Card.
vctMCardPurchase (15)MasterCard Purchasing Card.
vctTempoPayments (16)Tempo Payments Card (debit).
vctFlexCache (17) Chase Paymentech FlexCache Stored Value Cards.

Note that this integer value is computed by the component, the actual value returned from the Global Transport Server will be contained in CardTypeDescription.

This property is read-only and not available at design time.

Default Value


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