Submitted by Will on December 16, 2015

The QuickBooks POS 12.0 Pro R5 Patch was just released online:

What's important about Release 5?


  • Updated sign up/sign in flows at all points where an Intuit service is accessed.
  • If client workstations are open when accessing Company Operations from the file menu on the server, a message will now advise that other workstations are still connected to the currently open data file.

Merchant Services/Payments

  • Voice Authorization numbers have been updated to reflect the change to Chase Paymentech.

Sales, Purchasing and Items

  • The number of credit card transactions will now be displayed on the credit button in the 'Make a Sale' screen.
  • Group and Assembly items can now be edited.
  • Search results while searching in Inventory List will now be retained after sorting search results.
  • When scanning an item while on the Home Page and placing it on a Sales Receipt, the cursor will now return to the 'scan and enter items' field so that additional items can be added to the receipt.
  • Point of Sale will no longer hang when settled transactions are being reversed.
  • Items that are ready to be reordered will now show correctly in the Reminders and Suggested POS lists.
  • Non-Inventory item quantities can now be changed in list edit.
  • Point of Sale will now auto-complete the Vendor's name when adding new Vendors by looking up Vendors in the D & B database.
  • Point of Sale now has a new Company Preference available to disallow customers from returning the same items on a sales receipt multiple times.
  • "List index out of bounds" error will no longer be returned when updating the discount, freights or fee on a Receiving Voucher.