Open Source Point of Sale is a web based point of sale system written in the PHP language. It uses MySQL as the data storage back-end and has a simple user interface.
Features of Open Source Point of Sale System
Open Source Point of Sale is a web based point of sale system. The main features are:
- Stock management (Items and Kits)
- Sale register with transactions logging
- Receipt and invoice printing and/or emailing
- Barcode generation and printing
- Suppliers and Customers database
- Multiuser with permission control
- Reporting on sales, orders, inventory status
- Gift card
- Messaging (SMS)
- Different UI themes
Point of Sale for Shop and Retails Free Download
You are free to use the software but you cannot claim any property on it. This means you can download the software and source code for free and use it for your purpose.
PHP version 5.5 or newer is recommended (PHP 7.x is supported). Please note that PHP needs to have
php-curl installed and enabled.
MySQL 5.5, 5.6 and 5.7 are supported, also MariaDB replacement is supported and apparently offering better performance.
Apache 2.2 and 2.4 are supported. Also Nginx has been proven to work fine, see wiki page here
Raspberry PI based installations proved to work, see wiki page here
For Windows based installations please read the wiki and also existing closed issues as this topic has been covered well in all the variants and issues.