Record Sales Items with Barcode or EAN.

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In this How-To you will learn how to use the barcode or the article identification number (EAN) to quickly create a sales item. enforePOS accesses databases on the Internet and downloads the sales item information. The sales item is created as an inventory sales item without options/variants. In the How-To Differentiation of Sales Items - Overview, you can read the difference between sales items with or without options/variants.

There are 2 ways to capture the sales item:

  1. You can manually enter the number that is under the barcode. 
  2. You can scan the barcode with a barcode scanner. You can find compatible barcode scanners in the enfore store. To learn how to connect a barcode scanner to the enforeDasher, see the How-To Install Barcode Scanner.

If you work with dynamic cash register layouts, enter a sales category for the sales items right away and it will be displayed in your cash register immediately.

  1. From the POS menu, open Sales > Sales Items. 
  2. Tap in the upper right corner on Barcode.svg. Bildschirmfoto_2022-09-05_um_14.01.14.png
  3. If you want to enter the number manually, tap on the Add Barcode input field. Bildschirmfoto_2022-09-05_um_14.01.57.png
  4. Enter the number and tap on SingleSelectionCheck.svg.

    If you use a barcode scanner, you don't have to enter anything in the window. Simply scan the barcode of the sales item.

    ⮕ In both cases, the information on the sales item is loaded and the window with the sales item information opens.
  5. Tap on Edit.svg to edit the name. Bildschirmfoto_2022-09-12_um_12.42.12.png ⮕ The Edit identity window opens.
  6. Enter the following data:
    • Brand: Enter the brand name for your sales item here.
    • Manufacturer: Enter the manufacturer name for your sales item here.
    • Item number: Enter the item number of the sales item.

    All other fields are already filled in automatically.

  7. Tap on [Confirm] to save the changes.
  8. To enter a price, tap in the Add price/unit input field in the sales item information window.
  9. Tap on [Create Sales Item] to save the sales item in your cash register.
    In the Info tab, you will find the sales item descriptions available on the Internet.
  10. Tap in the input field to change the description.Bildschirmfoto_2022-09-12_um_12.48.16.png You can find what are the additional information that you can enter for a sales item in the How-To Create Sales Items without options/variants.

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