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Grid Menu Setup

Overview

The grid menu feature of SalesPad POS makes compiling a customer's order very simple. Grid Menu Setup is handled within SalesPad Cloud. 

To begin, click Grid Menu Setup in the Setup menu of SalesPad Cloud.

This reveals the Grid Menu Setup (POS) window.

Navigation Menu
Create and edit a new grid menu

To create a new grid menu, click the New Grid Menu button in the upper right-hand corner of the screen. 

This reveals the Create Grid Menu drawer. 

Fill out the information fields in the Create Grid Menu drawer.

For a brief explanation of each of the information fields in the Create Grid Menu drawer, click here:

Create Grid Menu

Name - Allows you to name the grid menu

Description - Allows you to further describe the grid menu

Featured - Indicates whether or not this grid menu is the default grid menu in SalesPad POS

Enabled - Indicates whether or not this grid menu is able to be used in SalesPad POS


 

When you are finished filling in the information fields, click Save. If you have left a required fields blank, a line of red text will appear prompting you to provide that information. 

You will be redirected to your new grid menu.

To edit your grid menu, click the Edit Grid Menu button in the upper-right hand corner.

The Edit Grid Menu drawer appears. Make changes to your grid, and click Save at the bottom of the drawer when you are finished.

Back to Navigation Menu

add and Edit Grid Menu items

To add an item to your grid menu, first hover over the center of one of the grid rectangles. An Add dropdown will appear. Click the dropdown to reveal your options.

Add Item allows you to add an existing inventory item to your grid menu. To review how to create an inventory item, please read our documentation.

Add SubMenu allows you to open another grid menu within this grid menu. To do this, you must first create the grid menu you wish to designate as a submenu.

Add Label allows you create a label on your grid menu to help organize the menu.

Add Prompt is still under development. 

Clicking any of these options will reveal the Create Grid Menu Item drawer.

Fill out the information fields in the Create Grid Menu Item drawer.

For a brief explanation of each of the information fields in the Create Grid Menu Item drawer, click here:

Create Grid Menu Item

Item Type - Indicates which type of grid menu item you opted to create

Name - Allows you to name the grid menu item

Description - Allows you to further describe the grid menu item

Item/Grid Menu/Label - Depending on the corresponding grid menu item type, allows you to select the inventory item, select the grid menu, or enter label information

Row/Col/Page - Indicates where on the grid menu this grid menu item appears

Quick Add - Indicates whether or not modifiers are automatically added to the grid menu item

Background Color - Allows you to choose a color for the grid menu item


 

Depending on what type of grid menu item you are creating, some of the fields in the Create Grid Menu Item drawer will vary.

When you are finished filling in the information fields, click Save. If you have left a required fields blank, a line of red text will appear prompting you to provide that information. 

Your new grid menu item will now appear in your grid menu.

To edit an existing grid menu item, click the Pencil icon next to the grid item name in the list of grid items on the right-hand side of the screen.

This reveals the Edit Grid Menu Item drawer. Make your changes and click Save when you are finished.

Notice that you can also add a new grid item by clicking the Add dropdown above the list of grid items. 

Back to Navigation Menu

arrange grid menu items

If you want to rearrange the look of your grid, simply click on the grid item you want to move and drag it to where you want it to appear. 

To remove an item from your grid, click and drag the item to the Trash icon on the right hand side of the screen.

Back to Navigation Menu

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