What Hardware and Software I need?

  • Standard desk top (or laptop) computer. This will cost approximately around Rs 20,000 - 25,000
  • Monitor for Rs 5,000 - 10,000
  • Hard disk space: 80GB ( Single Cash register )
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Operating system: Windows 7 (all editions) or Windows 8 or Windows 10
  • HDPOS lite works only with SQL lite database
  • An inkjet or laser printer for invoices, statements, reports
  • Laser prints are much cheaper than thermal printer. Approximately Rs7,000 - 9,000
  • You can print your customers receipts in laser printer
  • Use barcode scanner to scan Item at any point where an item code is required
  • With HDPOS lite any type of barcode scanner will work
  • You can also use a USB barcode scanner
  • Barcode scanner generally costs around 9000 - 10,000 Rs
  • If you are running Windows 7and facing problems with application installation, you need .Net framework 4.0 runtime
  • You can download these directly from Microsoft's site :
  • Thermal printer are not must for HDPOS lite as you can print your receipt’s with laser printer
  • Thermal printers are usually very expensive and run from Rs 15,000 - 20,000/-
  • If you already have thermal printer HDPOS lite is completely compatible with them
  • Advantage of thermal printer is that there is no ribbon or cartridge to replace
  • A cash drawer is not a must but if you want it can be connected with your hardware
  • Cash drawer usually cost's around Rs 5,000/-