HIE POS system


According to the Cash Register Act, which will apply in Austria from 2017, every cash payment must be registered in a cash register system and the corresponding receipt given to the buyer.

In BUSINESS Invoices that have been created and paid in cash can be output in XML format, then in HIE POS system of the company Hofstadtler Industrie-Electronic GmbH read in and thus meet the guidelines of the Cash Register Act without additional input effort.


Highlight in Construction site account the invoice that your customer would like to settle in cash, open the context menu with the right mouse button and select the entry Handover to HIE cash register system.

Select the directory in which the invoice is saved as an XML file, assign a different name if necessary and confirm with [To save].

The directory with the generated XML file is automatically opened in Windows Explorer. Import the file into your HIE POS system and there print the receipt for the customer. In addition to the invoice amount, the receipt shows the individual items with the item prices.

The following types of documents are excluded from the transfer:

  • Changes to the invoice amount
  • Invoices with agreed installment payments

In these cases, enter the amount of the cash payment directly into your HIE POS system .

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