MiniPOS use

Barcodes management – MiniPOS

The barcodes management allows you to scan the barcodes associated to your products. To use this functionality, it’s necessary to define the barcodes and to link them to your products (one product may have several barcodes). (See the Backoffice configuration).

Activation of the reader type :

  1. Click on the icon Settings at the top right corner of the screen
  2. Click on Barcodes management
  3. Click on the reader to activate

 

Barcodes management with a camera player :

This functionality is compatible with EPT with built-in cameras.

  1. Click on Camera player enabled
    The note entry screen now provides access to the use of the camera.
  2. Click on Scan a product
  3. Scan the barcode with the camera

Scanning a barcode allows you to add a product to your note. To do this, it must meet well-defined requirements :

  1. Barcode correctly scanned
  2. Product associated to the barcode
  3. Product associated to the barcode and set in the correct sales method

 

Barcodes management with a USB barcode scanner :

Required : getting a USB-HID barcode reader with micro-USB male connector → USB female (type barcode scanner ex : Inateck BCST10).

  • Electronic Payment Terminal (EPT) setup (Caution : very important)
  1. Click on Settings
  2. Click on Terminal settings
  3. Click on Human Interface
  4. Click on Capture
  5. Click on USB reader
  6. Click on QWERTY
  7. Validate

 

  • Barcode scanner setup
  1. Mandatory : Enable Mute mode
  2. Recommended : Disable sleep mode

(see the documentation of your USB reader)

 

  • Enable the USB reader in the settings of the app → barcode management

The note entry screen now allows access to the use of the USB scan.
Click on Enable Scanner. If the button disappears, then you barcode scanner is working and you can start using it.

  1. Click on Enable Scanner
  2. Scan a barcode with your barcode scanner

Scanning a barcode allows you to add a product to your note. To do this, it must meet well-defined requirements :

  1. Product associated to the barcode
  2. Product associated to the barcode and set in the correct sales method

Trick : deep and long bip means there is an error

Trick : high and short bip means a good execution