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All of our news that we have to share. If you want to know what Idealpos is up to, then right here is where you are going to find it. We give you the latest news on software updates, new features, staff changes and more. We also share each blog post to our social media accounts so you can always follow the news on mutiple platforms.

Happy Australia Day

Happy Australia Day

We're not open today but from all the staff here at Idealpos we'd like to wish you a safe and happy Australia Day. Don't call in sick tomorrow, it wouldn't look good... We're back as normal on Friday and the following week. To read more about this day and what it's about, y...

May You Realize Your Ambitions

May You Realize Your Ambitions

Today is the start of the Spring Festival, or Chinese New Year festivities. Idealpos hopes that everyone celebrating during this time will greet the New Year and encounter happiness. If you are a Rooster, may your year be exciting and prosperous. 吉慶有餘 For a history and det...

Idealpos Closed for Australia Day

Idealpos Closed for Australia Day

Idealpos will be closed for the Australia Day Public Holiday on the 26th of January , which is this Thursday. Our office will be open again on Friday 27th for normal trading. If you are a business and you are trading on this public holiday, why not configure any puc...

Staff Post - Luke Jarvis

Staff Post - Luke Jarvis

Luke Jarvis Senior Software Developer Luke joined Idealpos in 1994. He spends his spare time negotiating with his 3 boys. Writing world-class Point of Sale software is a team effort. If you are thinking of starting up your own POS company on your own and think it will ...

Ideal Handheld v3 Update

Ideal Handheld v3 Update

There is a new version of Ideal Handheld 3.0.4 on the app store and has the following changes: New Feature: - Support for Multiple Table Maps In Settings you can set a default Table Map to be used each time the device is accessed. You are able to lock the Table Map so that...

Happy Valentine's Day

Happy Valentine's Day

It's February 14th and that means it's time to pull out all your romantic, gaudy, love-sick, wonderfully crafted and special sweet nothings for your special someone, whoever and wherever they may be. Valentine's Day has it's roots in traditions and grandour, but is now mor...

Australia's New $10 Note

Australia's New $10 Note

The design of the new $10 note has been released by the RBA and will be in circulation from the 1st of September 2017, the same date as in 2016 that the new $5 started to be released. The new notes feature images and poetry from AB 'Banjo' Patterson and Dame Mary Gilmore. Th...

Inside Scoop - Edit Mode

Inside Scoop - Edit Mode

We will be increasing the number fo fields available for editing when using the Edit Mode in Stock Items. If the fields are not enabled for the User to display on the Stock Item List, they will still not be able to be edited. Fields that are able to be edited using Edit Mode...

Penalty Rate Changes - Will You Be Ready

Penalty Rate Changes - Will You Be Ready

The Federal Government of Australia has moved to make changes to the penalty rates of employees who work on Sunday’s and Public Holidays. How this is going to affect small businesses who employ staff on these periods, and how it will affect the employees themselves is yet to ...

1000 Reasons To Switch To Tyro

1000 Reasons To Switch To Tyro

Switch to Tyro EFTPOS and Save $1000! For a limited time only, switch from the Big 4 and they'll guarantee you will save $1,000. (t&c's apply). Why choose Tyro? Tyro Smart EFTPOS is fully integrated with Idealpos, equipped with intelligent solutions designed to sav...