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  1. royalpig180's Avatar
    Google Wallet help says I should be able to add gift cards to my app on my nexus 4, but in the app, i see no button to do so. It says it should be on the home screen of the app, but i can't find it there. Anyone have any insight on this? thanks.
    02-05-2013 04:23 PM
  2. Patrick Schroedl's Avatar
    Google Wallet help says I should be able to add gift cards to my app on my nexus 4, but in the app, i see no button to do so. It says it should be on the home screen of the app, but i can't find it there. Anyone have any insight on this? thanks.
    You're right, it looks like the option has been removed with the recent Wallet application update. On the main Wallet screen, it should show you your Funding Method, which is the currently-selected card. I'll include a shot of it below. Tap on that, and you'll see a horizontally-scrolling view of the cards you've added. To the left of your cards is a placeholder card used to add more cards. To the right used to be a placeholder card used to add gift cards.



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    02-05-2013 05:29 PM
  3. royalpig180's Avatar
    Interesting... Thanks for the insight. I'm hoping they add that feature back in soon, but somehow I doubt it.
    02-06-2013 09:07 AM
  4. still1's Avatar
    Interesting... Thanks for the insight. I'm hoping they add that feature back in soon, but somehow I doubt it.
    I think now you have to add the gift card as normal card and it will identify it as gift or rewards card.

    go here and click the first picture https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...s.walletnfcrel it shows the gift and reward card.
    02-06-2013 01:06 PM
  5. royalpig180's Avatar
    I think now you have to add the gift card as normal card and it will identify it as gift or rewards card.

    go here and click the first picture https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...s.walletnfcrel it shows the gift and reward card.
    Hmm no I don't think that's how you do it, and those buttons just don't show up in the most recent version of wallet, apparently.
    02-06-2013 05:38 PM
  6. still1's Avatar
    Hmm no I don't think that's how you do it, and those buttons just don't show up in the most recent version of wallet, apparently.
    that picture you see with gift card is the latest because before that update it looked different.
    it was updated jan 28 with this new UI shown in picture Google Wallet updated with new UI, performance improvements | Android Central
    02-06-2013 05:58 PM
  7. royalpig180's Avatar
    that picture you see with gift card is the latest because before that update it looked different.
    it was updated jan 28 with this new UI shown in picture Google Wallet updated with new UI, performance improvements | Android Central
    Here's what I see on the home screen of my wallet app. The wallet app is v1.6-r96-v13 and i'm running OS 4.2.1
    Attached Thumbnails Google Wallet Gift Cards-2013-02-06-19.25.40.png  
    02-06-2013 09:37 PM
  8. still1's Avatar
    Here's what I see on the home screen of my wallet app. The wallet app is v1.6-r96-v13 and i'm running OS 4.2.1
    if you swipe from left to right you will option to add a card. do you see the partial card on left??
    and add your gift card as normal card.
    02-07-2013 12:20 AM
  9. royalpig180's Avatar
    if you swipe from left to right you will option to add a card. do you see the partial card on left??
    and add your gift card as normal card.
    I tried that. It wants the billing information (address, name, etc.) for it as a credit card, and it won't let me enter it. It's just for debit/credit cards.
    02-07-2013 12:58 AM

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