Blog

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.

User Guide Update

User Guide Update

Today we have gone live with our shiny new User Guide . It's taken a long while to convert everything over and adjust the settings to be how we want them. It's still not perfect but we didn't want to wait any longer to let you start using it. So what's changed? Improve...

Then & Now - Stock Items

Then & Now - Stock Items

Idealpos has added many features over the years. What started out as a side project for some customer requests, turned into what we have now, Idealpos 7. As Luke talked about in his blog post , Idealpos has come a long way. So much so in fact, that the majority of our curren...

Stock Manage Release v2

Stock Manage Release v2

We're excited to announce that Stock Manage v2 is available on Google Play and the App Store. That's right, the new Stock manage is compatible with Android and Apple devices. This new release is cross-platform, allowing us to keep both up-to-date at the same time,...

Staff Post - Louis Badham

Staff Post - Louis Badham

Louis Badham Business Development Manager Coming from New Zealand, Louis has been with Idealpos for almost 10 years. He enjoys his time outside of work with his family, usually including water sports and socializing. I am coming up on 9 years working at Idealpos, and it...

Windows Updates Affecting Older POS Terminals

Windows Updates Affecting Older POS Terminals

On April 8th 2014, Microsoft dropped support for it's Windows XP operating system. POS Ready 2009 Embedded, which was based on XP, was originally released in 2009, and extended support will end on April 9, 2019. Idealpos 7 is no longer supported on any Windows XP machines, ho...

[Updated] Ransomware Attack Can Affect POS Terminals

[Updated] Ransomware Attack Can Affect POS Terminals

Some more information has come to hand on the latest from WannaCry (aka WannaCrypt). We recommend all our customers to have a read of this article. To sum up: If you use Windows, install the patch that Microsoft has released to block the specific exploit that the Wann...

Idealpos 7 build 37

Idealpos 7 build 37

Check it out, we've just released Idealpos 7 build 37. It's got a couple of great little addidtions to it and a whole lot of fixes to help keep your system up to date. Check out the Update History for information, or you can find it in the updated User Guide. If you are an...

Idealpos 7 build 38

Idealpos 7 build 38

Today we released a maintenance release with fixes for issues only, there are no new features. You can update Idealpos 7 though the software, or download from the Customer/Reseller Dashboard. As always, we recommend that you update to the latest version as soon as possible. ...

Inside Scoop - Promotions

Inside Scoop - Promotions

Multi-Select Departments into Promotions Screen When using any Promotions including Coupons or Customer Reward Promotions, you can multi-select Departments from the Department screen to be included in the promotion. Holding Ctrl (Control) or Shift will select multiple depa...

Idealpos Integrates with Tanda

Idealpos Integrates with Tanda

On the 27th of March we released Idealpos build 31 which included a new integration to Tanda Attendance & Rostering . Build 31 was a very large release which may have caused you to miss out on Tanda's many benefits for your business. Here we explore what they can do for yo...