Category Archives: LS Central

Blocking Items in LS Central from POS

Introduction LS Central has its own unique way of preventing Items from being sold which is different from the standard “Blocked” option field we get on the Item Card. It also comes with detailed and refined permissions which can fit most business needs. All of this is done using another related table known as “Item … Continue reading Blocking Items in LS Central from POS

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Configuring NAS in LS Central for automating Data Director jobs

Introduction LS Central Scheduler Jobs are used for automatic background processing. These jobs use the NAS Service under the hood. We are going to see how to configure the NAS Service for LS Central. References https://help.lscentral.lsretail.com/Content/LS-Insight/Setup/LS-Central-In-Cloud-LS-Insight-In-Azure/3-Machine-Or-VM.htm Pre-requisites LS Central v16.4 – OnPrem Data Director Configuration Create a new Server Instance and name it appropriately.  Ensure … Continue reading Configuring NAS in LS Central for automating Data Director jobs

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Using Scheduled Jobs to Update POS Search Buffer

Introduction: POS Search Buffer is used to display the Items in the main POS Search Drop Down. The configuration for automatically updating the POS Search Buffer is located in the POS Functionality Profile, but it is limited in nature, only 2 options exist on the POS Functionality Profile, one which defines whether the buffer should … Continue reading Using Scheduled Jobs to Update POS Search Buffer

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ScanPayGo by LS Retail

The current Retail process supported by LS Central is simply for the customers to collect the items and bring them to the POS for completing the transaction. LS Retail aims to change this process with the introduction of their new product ScanPayGo. Using this app customers will be able to select the items to be … Continue reading ScanPayGo by LS Retail

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Configuring Barcodes on POS Receipts

Introduction: Refunding a transaction is an everyday occurrence in Retail. LS Central provides us with the functionality to initiate the refund of a transaction by simply scanning one barcode! In this blog, we will be looking at how to configure this feature. References: https://help.lsnav100.lsretail.com/Content/LS%20Retail/POS/Hardware/Printing%20Receipt%20Barcodes.htm Pre-requisites: Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central LS Central Configuration: From Business … Continue reading Configuring Barcodes on POS Receipts

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Using Web Content on POS

Introduction LS Central allows us to use HTML content on the POS which includes both Text and Images. Users can add extra information related to the Items here which can assist in the POS Users to make the sales much more efficiently. In this blog, I’ll be demonstrating how to configure the same. References https://help.lscentral.lsretail.com/Content/Fields/T_10001411.htm … Continue reading Using Web Content on POS

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Customizing POS Receipt Layout

Introduction POS Receipts are generated after every transaction that occurs on POS. The default receipt provided by LS Central is generally sufficient but as is in all things there are always exceptions. There are two approaches we can use to modify the POS Receipts and we are going to see them both. This is the … Continue reading Customizing POS Receipt Layout

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Configuring Scheduled Jobs – Part II

Introduction: In the previous Blog, we saw how to configure the Schedule Job Header, this time we will configure the Sub-jobs. In Sub-jobs, we can define the Table structures to be followed, Tables the Data is supposed to be sent to, filters, replication counter fields and so on. References: Repl. Counter Interval, Scheduler Subjob (lsretail.com) … Continue reading Configuring Scheduled Jobs – Part II

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Using POS Tags in LS Central

Introduction: Tags are small pieces of Information that we can display on the POS. This information may be a field from a table or just some text. If we are using a field from some table, it is necessary that, the table can be referenced using only the fields available in the current “POS Transaction” … Continue reading Using POS Tags in LS Central

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Configuring Scheduled Jobs – Part I

Introduction: In this blog, we will be seeing Scheduled Job configuration for Data Replication using Data Director. Scheduled Jobs comprise of two parts: the Job Header and Sub-jobs. In the Job Header, we define different parameters for the Jobs like, Error Handling, To and From Locations, Compression Types, Scheduling details and the sub-jobs. In the … Continue reading Configuring Scheduled Jobs – Part I

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