- A Sales Order is typically used for items that you normally do not stock or something that will be a one-time order.
- First you want to make sure that the Sales Order Preference is turned on. You get here by clicking on File > Preferences > Company > General
There are four ways to ring up a sales in QuickBooks POS. The two easiest ways are to click on the "Make a Sale" shortcut button or the "Make a Sale" icon in the Point of Sale sections of the Home page.
First you click on the Quick Create Menu which is the plus sign at the top of the window.
Then you will display a complete list of transactions that you can enter as shown below.
In this example, we'll click on the Bill transaction that is shown under the Vendors menu.
Bar coding only works with Enterprise Solutions with an Advanced Inventory subscription. Bar coding is not available in QuickBooks Pro or QuickBooks Premier.
To turn on bar coding, go to