User login/logout

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User login/logout

Users can login in standard mode either by typing a PIN to enter the account or using a chip reader. In the latter case, the user is logged in after the chip is read by the reader. Connecting the chip reader is described in this chapter.

 

How do I change a logged in user?

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To change a user logged into the cash register, click on LOG OUT in the tile menu of the Dotypos main screen.

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In the displayed login dialog just tap your account’s PIN and confirm it by clicking on Done. You can also tap on the account name in the user list. Doing that logs you into the selected account. However, only accounts with no PIN protection are displayed in the user list.

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If you have forgotten your PIN and cannot log in, follow the instructions in this article in the knowledge database.

 

How to use the reader for an employee to log in

First insert a numeric code to the employee account created. This numeric code is saved in every chip. To save it you just have to adjust the employee account and load the chip. Then an employee can simply log in with the chip.

1. Creating a code and assigning it to an employee

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Click on the three horizontal line icon to display the side menu.

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Choose Application settings.

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Now select User management.

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Choose the employee (user) 01to whom you want to assign the code and click to select the BAR CODE menu. 02.

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Place the chip 01 against the reader 02.

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The code will be automatically loaded from the chip and into BAR CODE. Then remember to save the changes by clicking on SAVE in the top right corner.

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2. Logging a user in with a chip

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Log out by clicking on the icon 01. The dialog appears for selecting the user 02.

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Place the chip 01 against the reader 02.

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The user given the chip will be automatically logged in.

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