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Contacts Management (Supplier & Customers)

Any contact can be supplier, Customer or Both (Supplier & Customers)

Adding Suppliers & Customers

  1. Goto Contacts -> Suppliers or Customer
  2. Click on add new contact. Select contact type – Supplier/Customer/Both
  3. Based on the contact type selected –  it will show the relevant fields. Fill the relevant details.
  4. Click on More More Information button to see more field.
  5. Pay Terms: This will help the system to notify you of any pending payments for suppliers & customers. You can specify pay term in either days or months.
  6. Customer Group: Read details here.
  7. Credit Limit: This is the maximum amount of credit that can be given to the customer. If in any sales the credit exceeds this amount then it won’t allow selling on credit.
  8. Opening Balance: Opening balance of a customer or supplier before you start using UltimatePOS. So if there is any previous balance you can add here.
  9. Advance balance: Sometimes customer/supplier pay/takes money in advance. This wil show the amount of advance balance paid or take by the customer/supplier respectively.

Viewing Suppliers & Customers

  1. To view details about a Supplier or Customer click on View button. It will show the complete details along with the relevant transactions (Purchases & Sales) for that contact.
  2. Pay Due amount: You can use this button to pay the due amount for a customer or supplier. This will pay the overall due amount for all invoices.

Assigning Contacts to Users

You can assign contacts(customers & suppliers) to a particular use by following the steps below.

  1. In your pos\config\constants.php change the value of enable_contact_assign to true.
  2. When adding the user check the label “assign to specific contact”.
  3. Now when adding contact select the user to whom you want to assign.

Changing default customer name

If you want to change the default customer name “walk-in-customer” to something else follow the steps below.

  1. Go to the database contacts data table.
  2. Change the first name field to anything required.

Credit Limit for Customer

Credit limits can be added to customers.

When the credit limit is reached the partial or credit sale can’t be sone for those customers.

To set the credit limit Go to Contacts > Customers > Action > Edit > More Information > Credit Limit.

Set this field blank for not having any credit limit for customers.

NOTE: Do not set the credit limit as 0 for having no credit limit.
Credit Limit = 0 (the credit for the customer is 0)
Credit Limit = blank (no restriction for credit limit(infinite))

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