The Settings menu provides access to and control over features that help you run your business in the Lightspeed Restaurant POS app. From the menu, you can view POS reports, see order payments, reload the device configuration, and access support resources as well as manage printing, cash drawers, device settings, and other connected hardware.
Accessing the Settings menu
Access the Settings menu in the Restaurant POS app to configure the settings and use the features it contains. For an explanation of each section of the menu, see Sections of the Settings menu.
Accessing the Settings menu requires the ability to log in to the Restaurant POS app as well as an open sales period and user shift. The options available to each POS user will vary based on their permissions as set up in the Back Office.
- In the Restaurant POS app, tap Settings to open the Settings menu.
- Select a section of the menu to open it. For an explanation of each section, see Sections of the Settings menu.
Sections of the Settings menu
The table below explains each section and option available on the Settings menu in the Restaurant POS app.
Contains the following information and actions:
|Fiscalization (Germany only)||Displays all unsigned, or offline, transactions performed within the past 24 hours that were not logged by the Technical Security Element (TSE). This section also contains an FAQ describing the risks of unsigned transactions and how to avoid them.|
Contains actions for managing a cash float and drawer (this section only appears if a cash float is set up in the Back Office):
|Zettle / SumUp settings||View payment terminal settings for Zettle or SumUp. This section only appears when a payment method using the Zettle or SumUp type is present in the Back Office.|
|SumUp log out||Signs out of a SumUp account. This option only appears when a payment method using the SumUp type is present in the Back Office.|
|Payments||Opens the Payments list, which shows all order payments accepted during the business day. Tips can also be added to orders from this screen.|
|Reports||Contains user, sale, shift, and other reports for the POS device. For more information, see About POS reports. This option only appears for users assigned to a user group with Report access permissions.|
|Settle batch||Enables you to manually close a batch of credit card transactions for a fee. This option only appears when a payment method using the Cayan (Swiper or Keyed Entry) type is present in the Back Office. Only users or user groups with the User can capture and close payment batches permission will see this option.|
|Production centers||Shows available production centers with the option to turn each off or on.|
Displays details about the POS device and its connected hardware. This is divided into three sections:
Displays details about configured printers and print jobs, divided into two sections:
|Display settings||Contains settings for changing the color scheme of the POS app (Light mode or Dark mode) and orientation of the buttons on the Register screen (Left-handed interface).|
|Help center||Loads the Help Center, which contains articles about setting up and using Lightspeed Restaurant.|
|Terms & Conditions||View the service agreement for your Lightspeed Restaurant account.|
|Device configuration||Allows you to change the device configuration / profile used on the POS device.|