The following changes and improvements were made to QuickBooks Point of Sale 2013 in release R10. Later releases (ones with higher numbers) include all changes in earlier releases.
Unless otherwise noted, these changes apply to all editions of Point of Sale — Point of Sale Basic and Point of Sale Pro.
Release (R10) General •Issue with installing the most recent update using the Microsoft Installer has been resolved.
Release (R9) Mobile Sync •Error in mobile sync referencing a sync token mismatch has been resolved. MAS •Merchant accounts will now stay linked properly. Items •Item search will now return accurate items when using the search option in the Item list.
Release (R8) Mobile Sync •Items using a longer ID will now sync correctly to the Point of Sale software from GoPayment, reducing the inventory accordingly. MAS •Improved security when typing in the last four numbers of a credit card number •Voided transactions will now be batched out as voids.
MAS •Resolved an issue where in certain situations the Merchant Services Center was reporting duplicate transactions. Note that this was a display issue only, there were no actual duplicate transactions performed.
Financial Exchange •Credit and debit batch times have been changed to 12:00 a.m. local time (for the merchant, Pacific Time for Intuit), to reduce interference with retail business operations. ◦This change is effective immediately for credit card transactions. ◦The change will also be made for debit card transactions within the next four business days. Until the change is completed for debit transactions, batching will continue to occur at 3:00 p.m. local time.
•Issues relating to remote stores potentially displaying breakout incorrectly after financial exchange with QuickBooks have been fixed. •GoPayment transactions will now be grouped together in QuickBooks reconciliation after financial exchange.
Release (R6) Mobile Sync •An error that could result when creating a void in GoPayment and performing a Mobile Sync with Point of Sale has been resolved. MAS •An issue where Point of Sale could potentially time out during credit card processing has been resolved. General •Certain conditions could cause Point of Sale to not start correctly- This issue has been resolved.
Release (R5) Sales, Purchasing and Items •Improved messaging for reversing receipts that have been sent to QuickBooks Corrected messaging about backorder items Issue corrected with spreading freight among items on a voucher An issue with the “Insufficient Quantity” messaging referencing the wrong item has been corrected. An issue with accessing physical inventory after changing between stores has been resolved. An issue with receiving an “Unexpected error” while editing customer info on sales receipt after printing Customer ID had been resolved Mobile Sync •Help content for GoPayment Basic is now displayed. Department/Category sync Import/Export Data •Can no longer import Department Names and Codes over the allowed character limit. MAS •Restarting POS will no longer be required after switching between merchant accounts. An issue with cash back when using the same debit card in one day has been resolved. An issue with an incorrect time showing up when reconciling POS credit and debit transactions in QuickBooks has been resolved. An issue with all debit card transactions being grouped together after sending them from POS to QuickBooks has been resolved. An issue with using multiple merchant numbe