Create OpenCart Orders with POS (Point of Sale)
Being an online entrepreneur you would like to grow your business and operate it at the utmost. Store Manager for OpenCart POS (Point of Sale) feature is designed to enhance your order management, boost efficiency and focus on selling.
Point of Sale Usage Advantages:
- Point of sale system cuts OpenCart order entry time and helps you get your orders within short span of time;
- It makes your work effortless and fast since you can operate with keyboard and hotkeys and dispense with mouse clicks;
- The possibility to use barcode scanner greatly contributes to order management. You can put product to order using this device. It reads product EAN code and adds corresponding item to order.
How Does Barcode Scanner Operate?
To start operating with the scanner and read product codes you must connect it to the PC via USB. Once it is connected to computer it acts like data input device and transmits read out code to Store Manager application.
By default scanner functions as keyboard and performs quick product search by its code, you do not need to input it manually. The scenario is the following - the scanner reads EAN, it falls to the search field and the product is automatically displayed.
Scanner settings can be changed in Preferences (F12) - Barcode Settings. There is also “Handle as barcode scanner” option available. In case you opt for this selection, Store Manager will automatically perform operations depending on section opened. As for example, if POS window is open, product will be mechanically added to the list once it is scanned. You do not need to choose it from the list and press Enter to input it.
If you don’t have scanner, it does not mean you won’t be able to create orders in such a way. In such a case all the details should be designated manually.
How to Create Order with OpenCart POS?
To create OpenCart order with Point of Sale, you are supposed to go through several actions. First of all, start up the POS window through Store - Point of Sale or pressing F11, what will open POS notwithstanding what section of Store Manager is active at the moment. Point of Sale window includes several sections and to switch between them you have to press corresponding hotkey, e.g Cash & Change (F9).
Then certain product should be added to current order. Simply scan product EAN and it will appear in POS window. Number of products added to OpenCart order equals to how many times you scanned its code.
On the purpose to create order, you need to specify customer details, order status, delivery and payment method.
Once you are done and all the details are specified, press F11 to complete the order or F12 to create and print it.
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