Mobile POS for Windows 8 Setup Procedures

Post date: Nov 20, 2012 6:15:23 PM

Mobile POS is a client App for POS IN CLOUD system, you need to have an account to use the App. To create an account please visit which is also the portal site to manage your stores. Current version(1.0x) supports 1280x800, 1366x768 and 1920x1080 resolutions tablets/AIO machines.

The Mobile POS can be used as stand-alone, server and client mode. The Windows RT tablet only supports "Client" mode. Therefore, if you launch the App under Windows RT, just choose the client mode which can be done by clicking the "OK" button when the following screen pop up.

The CouchDB service is needed to support the standalone and server mode, please install the couchDB 1.2(or higher) for Windows on the machine before launching the App. Make sure you set up the couchDB as a service. For more detail instructions please go

The very first time you run the App, a setup screen will ask for the activation code which you should automatically receive when you register with POS IN CLOUD.

after entering the code, if the code is correct, a pop-up will ask you to select the store you want to install on the machine

It will take 3 to 5 minutes to load the store data into local machine, once loaded you will be able to run the App even offline.

If you set your "request login" settings on portal as "Yes", then you will need to enter the password on the dashboard login screen, the default password is "1234" if you did not set up the settings on portal. Click at the "head" icon to login after entering the password.

you will be able to use the POS after you success log in

English Version

Traditional Chinese Version

click at the "gear" icon to get into settings screen, choose the "System" section to change the language you want to use, click at "update" button on top right hand side to update.-

To manage Tables

To Manage orders -

Order entry -

Payment screen -

To edit menu items -

To edit item options -