What should be cons red when purchasing a POS software?
An exact requirement analysis is e ntial here. You should check in ad nce exactly what the software must be able to and what features you expect. Many manufacturers offer their software for this reason the free trial, so you can get an a of the operation. The system requirements and additional hardware and accessories should be checked beforehand. Are all staff trained, the change to a new system usually very complex and difficult to plan here is therefore all the more important.
Do I need special hardware for use of POS software?
Some manufacturers sell fully finished and pre-instal systems including the appropriate software. But the total size in our Software Express Checkout running example. On each computer and Windows 7 or Windows 8 running error-free. For this purpose, sometimes including our used computer, which can thus serve as a base. Other accessories, such as a receipt printer, then can be easily connected to this PC. Here, only the respective connection must be present and the device driver must be a ilable for the operating system. Since POS software often supports the operation by touch screen, also the purchase of a corresponding monitor can be worthwhile.
What other accessories is supported by POS software?
Depending on the software and you should request the assistance of rious POS devices (Point of Sale) eighth. This includes not only the aforementioned receipt printer, RFID, customer displays, cash drawers and barcode scanners. In general, the support should be by today's current POS software no problem.