How to set up POS so it works with barcode scanner, receipt printer, etc.?

Submitted by hasorli on Sat, 08/18/2012 - 07:03

Q: This particular merchant runs Windows. I don't think they have a pole display, though I can check. Ideally, it would be great to accommodate, with or without pole display. If it runs better on Linux, going forward I would propose Linux workstations for new merchants.

Ok. Let's first explain what the problems we have to solve are, then discuss the solutions that are bundled.