How to setup your iPad POS

To setup your iPad Point of Sale system for your restaurant, fast food, coffee shop, ice-cream parlor, bar, store, and many other business types, you may follow these high-level steps:
  • Create a free posIPOS account
  • Use the registration form on our site to create a free account, which will let you use all the features of our system absolutely free.
  • Define your business locations
  • In your posIPOS account, click the Manage Locations link under the Locations main menu and add at least one location
  • Manage your employees and roles
  • In your posIPOS account, click the Manage Employees link under the Employees main menu and add at least one manager employee
  • Setup your inventory categories
  • In your posIPOS account, click the Manage Categories link under the Inventory main menu and add some inventory categories
  • Add items to your inventory
  • In your posIPOS account, Click the Manage Inventory link under the Inventory main menu and add items to your inventory
  • Install the posIPOS app on your iPad(s)
  • Install the free posiPOS app on your iPad(s) from the Apple App Store, and enter the Location Id of the location that you defined and your posIPOS account password.
  • Setup receipt and kitchen printers in the iPad Point of Sale app
  • In the posIPOS app, login with a username that has a Manager role, and click on the Printers button on the bottom of the main screen, and select the printers that you want to configure.
  • Setup credit card processing in the posIPOS app
  • In the posIPOS app, login with a username that has a Manager role, click on the Settings button on the main screen, and select the Payment Gateway and credit card reader that you want to use. Please see the corresponding topic on how to register for a Payment gateway account and obtain a secure credit card reader.

    For more detailed information about each step required to setup your iPad Point of Sale system, please click on the corresponding help links on the left. You may also contact us with any questions or issues that you encounter.