POS stands for Point of Sale. It is the place where people buy and sell. Odoo Point of Sale is fully integrated with the Inventory and the Accounting apps. POS solutions are various. POS system is a tool to do transactions. So, basically, it is the combination of hardware and software to create a complete transaction process. The heart of the business is Point of sale system.POS supports both online and offline operations. In this blog, I will be explaining how to get started with Odoo Point of Sale and the resulted POS solutions.
⦁ Barcode reader
⦁ Credit card reader
⦁ Receipt printer
⦁ Cash drawer
First, install the POS module from Apps.
Settings ->Activate developer mode ->Apps -> Search POS module ->Click Install.
We can see the Point of scale on the navbar. While clicking on it, we can see it as shown below:-
Then create products available in the Point of Sale.
Click Product -> Create -> Enter the details ->Save.
Payment -> Create.
After setup, a name and the type of payment method, go to the point of sale tab and activate the payment method in Point of Scale.
Once your payment methods are created, you can decide in which Point of Sale you want to make them available in the Point of Sale configuration.
Point of sale -> Create.
After entering the details please select the operation type, then save.
Now you are ready to make your first sale through the PoS.
On the dashboard, we can see New Session. Click New Session ->
You can see the PoS interface. It will show you the list of products on the right side. Click on a product to add the product to the cart. You can set the accurate quantity or weight using the keyboard.
Once the order is completed click on Payment. You can select the customer payment method.
After that procedure, click on Cash(INR).
After entering the cash, click Validate.
You will redirected to receipt screen and take a print out and go for another order or close the PoS session.
Click on the close button that appears on the top right corner and confirm. Then close the session from the dashboard,
you can see a summary of all transactions.
If everything is correct, you can validate the PoS session and post the closing entries.
Now you closed your PoS session and can see some details of closing. There are a number of POS solutions available in market. But Odoo POS is an efficient and excellent interface to handle the sale.
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