touchscreen cashpoints?

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What do you call cashpoints that use touchscreen system?

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What do you call cashpoints that use touchscreen system?

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I think you answered your own question in the title. I wouldn't necessarily differentiate between the old-style push-button cashpoints and the new touchscreen ones, but if I had to I think I would call them "touchscreen cashpoints"!
 

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I was thinking of sensitive screens or something like light pen, maybe light screens?
 

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I was thinking of sensitive screens or something like light pen, maybe light screens?

Well, a touchscreen can also be called "touch sensitive". I wouldn't understand what someone meant if they referred to a "light screen cashpoint". I would think they meant "light, not dark".
 

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Are you referring to ATMs?
 

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Are you referring to ATMs?

Yes, Barb! In the UK, we call them cashpoints or cashpoint machines. I'd never heard ATM until I went to America and the rest of continental Europe! We like to be different, you know!
 

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Yes, Barb! In the UK, we call them cashpoints or cashpoint machines. I'd never heard ATM until I went to America and the rest of continental Europe! We like to be different, you know!

I'd never heard the term until I had to translate a document that used it, but it is the term used in the industry, I believe.
 
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