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My O2 - American Express Payment method

I want to report that the form to add an American Express card is broken.

 

The system correctly recognizes that the card is AMEX and it requires 4 digit CVV.

But the web form is locked to 3 digits.

The error message says please provide the 4 digit CVV - but form is limited to 3 digits.

 

Anyone has a workaround?

 

O2 can you please report this to your Web Site Devs? It's an easy fix to change the max length of the field from 3 to 4.

 

Thanks!

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Re: My O2 - American Express Payment method

@Marjo ?
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Re: My O2 - American Express Payment method

Here is the error - the field is only 3 characters (it has to be 4).

 

When you click submit it says Enter your 4-digit security number.

So the page is smart enough to understand that it is an AMEX and it needs 4 digits but the CVV field doesn't support this...

 

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Re: My O2 - American Express Payment method

Hi @murdof, thanks for sharing this! I've passed this on now, and will post any update I get with you slight smile

 

Cheers @MI5 & @jonsie for the mentions thumbsup

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Re: My O2 - American Express Payment method

Hi. This problem still exists. It's not possible to purchase anything using an American Express card on the O2 website because the form will not accept 4-digit security numbers (which Amex cards have). I wanted to buy a phone a few months ago but had to go elsewhere sadly. Just checked it again and the problem is still there.
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@theredviper wrote:
Hi. This problem still exists. It's not possible to purchase anything using an American Express card on the O2 website because the form will not accept 4-digit security numbers (which Amex cards have). I wanted to buy a phone a few months ago but had to go elsewhere sadly. Just checked it again and the problem is still there.

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Re: My O2 - American Express Payment method

They probably don't want to accept AMEX due to the high fees they charge retailers.
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Re: My O2 - American Express Payment method

@theredviper  I'm sorry to hear you're having the same issue! Last time it was reported, we were not able to identify a wider problem but I will check what I can find about this now and get back to you as soon as I know more.

 

Thanks for the mention @Cleoriff Smiley Happy

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