BackOffice Settings Troubleshooting

This guide covers issues related to the Settings section of BackOffice.

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General Settings Issues

In this section, learn how to resolve some common problems that apply to all BackOffice settings.

Some settings, like Receipts and Register Licenses, are missing from the sidebar.

Certain settings are only visible to the business owner. Sign in as the business owner to view the full menu. If you believe you are already signed in as the business owner, try changing your password.

I changed some settings, but the changes did not take effect on my register.

Whenever you adjust a setting, get updates on the iPad to sync those changes to your register.

  1. Tap 'Get Updates' on the Control Panel.
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Store Settings Issues

This section shows you how to solve issues related to the Store Settings section.

Prices do not appear on the labels I print from BackOffice.

Just change one setting to set the item price to print on BackOffice labels.

  1. Click 'Settings' and select 'Label Printing'.
  2. Change 'Print Price on Label' to 'Yes' and click 'Update'.

I get a "We couldn't find a store with that name" error when linking locations.

This means that the ‘Store Name’ is spelled wrong. Double check the spelling and make sure it is entered lowercase and as one word.

Make sure you are entering the business owner login for the store you want to link. Remember that your password is case-sensitive, so upper and lowercase letters do make a difference.

"Sorry. There's been an error linking your stores"

Follow the steps below to troubleshoot this problem. After each step, check to see if the issue was resolved.

  1. Check your internet connection and refresh the page.
  2. Log out of BackOffice and log back in.
  3. Contact Customer Care if the issue persists.