# Set up your Poynt account
- Signup for a Reseller account at https://st.poynt.net This is our staging environment.
- Check you have access to Mission Control - our Reseller Management Portal using the above link.
- Make sure you have a Poynt Terminal available. Have the serial number handy.
# Create and Deploy a Test Adapter
All Adapters are built in the Poynt Cloud Adapter Development Tool. The tool can be accessed using this link: https://lego-st.poynt.net You can use your Poynt Reseller account to login.
Make sure you have a Poynt Terminal available
# Run a Mock Transaction
Turn on your terminal and go through OOBE.
Make a card transaction.(Do not worry your card will not be charged as it is a mock transaction!)
Use the request ID to search for the transaction and review the transaction details. You can verify the transaction approved status as well transaction details.