StoreTender Online  Version 8  ©2015,  Aloha Data Systems, Inc.

Messages (Main Menu / Setup / Register / Display / Messages)





The Messages form allows creating text messages to appear on the customer display.




Find - Selects and displays a message (see Find Dialog)


          New - Adds a new message.


Edit - Edits the current message.


Delete - Permanently deletes the current message.


Save - Saves changes to the current message.


Cancel - Cancels the current operation.


Close - Closes the Messages form.


Keys - Displays the on-screen keyboard (see On-Screen Keyboard).


Help - Displays the help menu (see Help Menu).


Tool Tips - Hover the mouse cursor over any field descriptor to display a brief description.




Message Number - The Message Number is the primary lookup for a message and must be a unique number between 1 and 99.


                    This is a required field.


          Active - The Active check box controls whether or not the message displays at the point of sale.


Text - The Text field can contain both letters and numbers and can be up to 32767 characters in length.




Thank You. Please come back soon.


Display Event - There are three different event that can be paired with messages. They are:


While Idle

During Transaction

After Transaction


          Examples of Event / Message


Idle / Welcome to ABC Foods

During / Thank you for shopping with us!

After / Thank You. Come Back Soon! 


Check the type of event you want the message to correspond with.


Duration - Use the numeric up/down control to select a duration between 1 and 60 seconds the message should remain visible.


Display Order - The Display Order controls the order the messages display.