Dev tool for smartcard/pos developers

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Charta 💳

Dev tool for smartcard/pos developers

Charta is a cross platform app which helps developers/testers to interact with chip cards and send apdus

Smartcards supported:

  • ISO 7816 (e.g. emv cards, Italian CRS/CNS cards, etc)
  • Memory Cards (cards actually supported are SLEXX28 & SLExx42 with ACR38 Reader)

UI with ISO 7816 card charta

UI with Memory Card charta

Binary release

For Windows 10 you can install official app

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or download here for windows/macOS/linux

Build from source code

Prerequisites (linux only)

apt install libpcsclite1 libpcsclite-dev


git clone

cd charta



yarn start