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& lt;p& gt;& lt;img src= https://cdn.posmicro.com/ProdImages/part-number/shopkeep_logo.jpg style= width:75px;height:75px; align= left hspace= 25 & gt;& lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/pro/2252/shopkeep/point-of-sale & gt;ShopKeep& lt;/a& gt; is a robust retail/restaurant point of sale software for iPad, that goes beyond the functionality of more basic software such as Square or PayPal Here. Looking to set up your business with ShopKeep, or switch from other point of sale software to ShopKeep? This article will go over everything you need to know about ShopKeep, including: & lt;br& gt;& lt;p& gt;& lt;ol& gt;& lt;li& gt;What ShopKeep is and where you can use it & lt;li& gt;What hardware is officially compatible with ShopKeep& lt;/ol& gt; & lt;h2& gt;What is ShopKeep?& lt;/h2& gt; & lt;p& gt;& lt;img src= https://cdn.posmicro.com/ProdImages/shopkeep_2.jpg align= right style= width:330px;height:269px; & gt;ShopKeep is POS software for iPad. It s ideal for retail, quick service, restaurants, and bars. It functions similarly to other point of sale software, such as & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/blog/44/square-basics & gt;Square& lt;/a& gt;, but with a greater array of features. It s a monthly subscription based software, but it doesn t require a contract, and you re able to cancel at anytime (to cancel, contact [email protected]). Includes a cloud-based BackOffice, which is available on a desktop computer, and pocket management app, available for your iPhone or Android phone. & lt;p& gt;Available for purchase & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/pro/2252/shopkeep/point-of-sale & gt;here& lt;/a& gt;! ShopKeep is $69 per month, and a free demo is available to test before subscribing (see their website for more details) & lt;p& gt;The ShopKeep app is compatible with iOS 9 or later. It s no longer compatible with devices running iOS 7 or below, and is ShopKeep is dropping support for iOS 8 shortly. & lt;/p& gt; & lt;p& gt;& lt;strong& gt;iPad Compatibility& lt;/strong& gt;: & lt;ul& gt;& lt;li& gt;Works best on iPad 2017 (5th gen), iPad Pro, or iPad Mini 4 & lt;li& gt;Is also compatible with iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad Mini 3 and iPad Mini 2 & lt;li& gt;Will work on iPad 2, 3 or 4, or first generation iPad Mini, but they may not be able to handle high-volume sales as well. & lt;li& gt;Does not work with first generation iPad, or iPhone or Android devices. & lt;/ul& gt; & lt;a id= shopkeep-hardware class= anchor & gt;& lt;/a& gt; & lt;h2& gt;ShopKeep Officially Compatible Hardware& lt;/h2& gt; ShopKeep is officially compatible with a variety of barcode scanners, receipt printers, cash drawers, and other accessories. Check back soon for unoffically compatible hardware listings! & lt;h3& gt;Barcode Scanner& lt;/h3& gt; & lt;p& gt;ShopKeep is officially compatible with the following bluetooth barcode scanners:& lt;/p& gt; & lt;img src= https://cdn.posmicro.com/prodimages/part-number/chsseries7_grey.jpg style= width:100px;height:100px; align= left hspace= 25 & gt; & lt;br& gt; & lt;ul& gt;& lt;li& gt;Socket CHS & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/10368/cx2870-1409 & gt;7Ci& lt;/a& gt; (1D imager) & lt;li& gt;Socket CHS & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/10369/cx2872-1411 & gt;7Mi& lt;/a& gt; (1D laser scanner) & lt;li& gt;Socket CHS & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/10372/cx3308-1528 & gt;7Qi& lt;/a& gt; (2D scanner)& lt;/ul& gt; & lt;br& gt; & lt;h3& gt;Receipt Printer& lt;/h3& gt; & lt;p& gt;ShopKeep is officially compatible with the following Ethernet and Bluetooth interface receipt printers: & lt;p& gt;& lt;strong& gt;Star Micronics& lt;/strong& gt;& lt;/p& gt; & lt;img src= https://cdn.posmicro.com/prodimages/part-number/tsp100iii_blk.jpg style= width:100px;height:100px; align= left hspace= 25 & gt; & lt;br& gt;& lt;ul& gt;& lt;li& gt;TSP100III & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/pro/1160/star-micronics/tsp100iii & gt;Ethernet Interface& lt;/a& gt; (Available in grey or white) & lt;li& gt;TSP650II (TSP654IIBI-24) & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/766492/39481270 & gt;Bluetooth Interface& lt;/a& gt; & lt;li& gt;SM-T300i (SM-T300I2-DB50) & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/1496772/39634010 & gt;Bluetooth Interface& lt;/a& gt; & lt;li& gt;SP700 Impact (SP742ME) & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/1500147/39336532 & gt;Ethernet Interface& lt;/a& gt;& lt;/ul& gt; & lt;p& gt;& lt;strong& gt;Epson& lt;/strong& gt;& lt;/p& gt; & lt;img src= https://cdn.posmicro.com/prodimages/tm-m10.jpg style= width:100px;height:100px; align= left hspace= 25 & gt; & lt;br& gt;& lt;ul& gt;& lt;li& gt;TM-m10 & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/731880/c31ce74012 & gt;Bluetooth Interface& lt;/a& gt; (Available in black or white) & lt;li& gt;TM-m10 & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/731881/c31ce74022 & gt;Ethernet Interface& lt;/a& gt; (Available in black or white)& lt;/ul& gt; & lt;br& gt; & lt;h3& gt;Cash Drawer& lt;/h3& gt; & lt;p& gt;ShopKeep is compatible with the following printer driven cash drawers: & lt;p& gt;& lt;strong& gt;APG Printer Driven:& lt;/strong& gt;& lt;/p& gt; & lt;img src= https://cdn.posmicro.com/prodimages/cd3-black_face.jpg style= width:120px;height:50px; align= left hspace= 15 & gt; & lt;ul& gt;& lt;li& gt;Vasario & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/236/vb320-bl1616 & gt;1616& lt;/a& gt; & lt;li& gt;Vasario & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/234/vp320-bl1416 & gt;1416& lt;/a& gt; & lt;li& gt;Vasario & lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/715613/vb320-bl1313-b27 & gt;1313& lt;/a& gt;& lt;/ul& gt;& lt;/p& gt; & lt;p& gt; & lt;h3& gt;Label Printer& lt;/h3& gt; & lt;p& gt;ShopKeep is officially compatible with: & lt;ul& gt;& lt;li& gt;Dymo Label Writer 450& lt;/ul& gt; & lt;p& gt;The label printer doesn t work in conjunction with your iPad, it connects to a desktop computer for printing barcodes or labels. Connects to ShopKeep using the BackOffice application. & lt;br& gt; & lt;h3& gt;Card Reader& lt;/h3& gt; & lt;p& gt;ShopKeep is officially compatible with the: & lt;ul& gt;& lt;li& gt;& lt;a href= https://posmicro.com/part/1504562/21073131 & gt;iDynamo 5& lt;/a& gt;& lt;/ul& gt; & lt;p& gt;This card reader must be encrypted specifically for ShopKeep! Please contact us for more information. For other card readers, see ShopKeep s website.
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