SAP Mobile Cards – How to connect the Mobile Cards app for Android
There have been several questions around how to connect your Android device’s SAP Mobile Cards application. We will continue to simplify these steps in our upcoming releases, but I wanted to share the details of how it works today.
Presuming you already have the SAP Mobile Cards app installed on your device, but it’s good to check you have the latest version:
Two methods to register the SAP Mobile Cards app to your SAP Cloud Platform Mobile Services instance:
1) QR Code Regisration
Copy the QR registration code from the SAP Cloud Platform mobile service’s administration console and send it to the user to scan with their mobile device’s QR code reader. By scanning the QR code, the user will be prompted to open the SAP Mobile Cards app. User must select okay (do not choose to open in Chrome)
To locate your company’s unique QR code: Open the SAP Cloud Platform Mobile Services Administrator > Mobile Applications > SAP Mobile Cards > API’s tab (screenshot below).
Your camera app may or may not be able to scan and interpret the QR code. It not we, presently find that Google’s Lens app provides a great option.
2) URL Link Regisration
Copy the URL from the Registration Android: and send the URL in an email for your end user to click on. User clicks the link and will be prompted whether they would like to open in Mobile Cards or Chrome. Select Mobile Cards and the registration process begins.
To locate your company’s unique Android Registration URL: Open the SAP Cloud Platform Mobile Services Administrator > Mobile Applications > SAP Mobile Cards > API’s tab (screenshot below).