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Setup Products For Shopwave Point of Sale

How to setup and activate products within Shopwave Point of Sale

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Written by Patricia Salume
Updated over a week ago

Learn how to setup and change products within Shopwave Point of Sale.

What You Need

  • An Apple iPad (Compatible iPads).

  • The Shopwave iPad Point of Sale (POS) application installed (How?).

  • A Shopwave owner/manager account (How?).

Initial Setup

  1. Open POS and login.

  2. Run through the configuration tasks below to ensure setup is perfect.

Configuration Tasks

  • Click Menu

  • Click Settings

  • Click the Products tab on the left hand side.

  • This displays all of your products A-Z if you already setup any. Or, to add a new product, tap the '+' icon at the top right of the screen. 

  • Fill in each field as necessary. After you finish each field, get back to the summary screen by tapping the '< Product' button at the top left of the screen.

  • If you have created any Categories, select where you would like the product to appear from your existing list . A tick appears next to your selection. If you haven't created categories yet, all products will appear under the main screen. 

  • Activate your product if you want it to appear on your menu. To activate slide the 'Active' button right - it will go green. 

  • Enter a price inclusive of VAT.

  • Select a VAT percentage, this won't affect the price.

  • Tap 'Done' in the top right hand corner to complete the process. You will receive a success message to let you know the product has been added successfully.

  • Once you have finished making changes to your product list, select 'Utilities' on the left hand side menu. 

  • Choose 'Refresh Products And Categories' and 'Continue'. This will update your menu and your changes will be visible when you close the settings page.

  • All Done! Your new product is now available to sell.

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