Cash Register Express

How to clean the pcAmerica database

Our goal here is to make your pcAmerica CRE or RPE run faster. After time you may notice your system running slow and sluggish. Do a manual backup of your database and check the file size. If it's get
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Cash Register Express

Are RPE and CRE the same software?

Yes, the only difference is the desktop icon which it installs during setup. Makes my job easier because I don't have to learn two different versions of software. There are some settings that you will...
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Cash Register Express

My Delete Button is Gone!

Pcamerica delete key is missing. The #1 most common support call I get is "What happened to my Delete Button?' It was just there and now it's gone... I can't delete anything. Solution is to pres...
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Cash Drawer Won’t Open
Cash Register Express

Cash Drawer Won’t Open

This is very common and usually an easy fix. The cash drawer is normally controlled by the receipt printer. Check to make sure the power is on to the receipt printer. There is a cable that...
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AutoMatic Backups
Cash Register Express

AutoMatic Backups

It is highly recommended to set your "Master" "Server" or "Computer" whatever runs your Database to "AutoMatic Backups. Especially if you are running in house Gift and or Loyalty cards. You DON'T want
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Cash Register Express

PCAmerica coupon code error

Getting an error code while trying to make a .50 cent coupon. Won't allow negative price. This is a work around for the early versions of 12.5xxx Newer versions have fixed this issue. So upgrading...
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Cash Register Express

Adding food stamp-able items to CRE

Before using this guide to perform an ASCII import, make a backup of your database. The only way to reverse the changes made by an ASCII import is to restore a Backup of the Database that was crea
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