Before purchasing a printer, make sure the model is compatible with the AgentCASH application. Also, check the technical specifications of the printer for compatibility with the operating system used by your mobile device (Android, iOS, Windows10).
To pair and set up a BT printer in the application, follow these steps and take a look at the featured video tutorial below.
1. Before connecting the printer to the AgentCASH application, pair it with your mobile device:
- Tap the icon Settings on your mobile device.
- Tap on the Bluetooth settings.
- Move the slider to the right to activate the Bluetooth connection on your mobile device.
- Turn on the printer and place it next to your mobile device.
- Tap Search for new devices or Scan in your Bluetooth device settings.
- Select the printer on the list of available devices in the Bluetooth device settings.
- The mobile device will ask for the PIN to pair the devices. (Try with: 0000 or 1234).
- If the pairing was successful, the printer will appear on the list of paired devices in the Bluetooth settings of the mobile device.
2. Adding a printer for printing invoices and account balance in the AgentCASH application:
- Once the printer has paired successfully with your mobile device, run the application.
- Open the application menu by tapping (≡) icon.
- Select Settings.
- Go to Devices->Printers.
- In the right window, tap Add Printer.
- Select the printer type (in this case select Bluetooth) from the list.
- Select from the list of available Bluetooth printers, the one you have previously paired with your mobile device.
- The printer is now added to the application.
- Tap on the printer in the list of connected printers to edit the printer settings:
- edit the paper width (58mm or 80mm)
- set to print the receipt automatically / manually
- edit a number of the receipt copies (None, 1x, 2x)
- assign a printer to print:
- cash management report
- open orders
- print test receipt to check if the receipt is printing as expected
- open a cash drawer
- remove the printer from available printers in the application
- When finished, tap Save to save changes.