Enables application developers to access Point of Service (POS) peripheral devices. The namespace provides a vendor-neutral interface for accessing POS devices from various manufacturers from the Windows Store apps.
Barcode scanner enables application developers to access barcode scanners to retrieve decoded data from a variety of barcode symbologies such as UPC and QR Codes depending on support from the hardware.
Cash drawer enables application developers to interact with cash drawers.
Magnetic stripe reader enables application developers to access magnetic stripe readers to retrieve data from magnetic stripe enabled cards such as credit/debit cards, loyalty cards, access cards, etc.
POS printer enables application developers to print to network and Bluetooth connected receipt printers using the Epson ESC/POS printer control language.
|UnifiedPosErrorData class||Provides error information.|
|UnifiedPosErrorReason enumeration||Defines the constants that indicates the reason for the error event.|
|UnifiedPosErrorSeverity enumeration||Defines the constants that indicates the error severity.|
|UnifiedPosHealthCheckLevel enumeration||Defines the constants that indicates the type of health check that can be performed on the devices.|
|UnifiedPosPowerReportingType enumeration||Defines the constants that indicates power reporting capabilities of the Point of Service (POS) device.|
Applications which require this namespace require the addition of “pointOfService” DeviceCapability to the app package manifest.
- Cash drawer sample (Windows 10)
- Magnetic stripe reader sample (Windows 10)
- POS printer sample (Windows 10)
- Barcode scanner sample (Windows 10)