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			PHP OpenTailorShop first published Version.
state of development after adopting PHP Point Of Sale 9.1 and modifying the PHP files.
For Questions concerning this version please address Gerd Koslowski E-Mail hide@address.com

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Requirements:
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PHP 4.3 or greater recommended
My SQL
Any Windows, Mac, Or Unix Computer
Apache Web Server recommended
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Description:
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PHP OpenTailorShop is designed to help tailor shops with keeping track of orders, customers, services, items, inventory, and generate reports based on sales. This program works great for businesses that use cash, check, or account numbers for there sales. 
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What's New/Changed?
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* there is now a german language file.
* the customers form has been changed to incorporate the new title and address form.
* a new address form has been made.
* In the items form there can now be entered gross prices. In the former version of PHP Point of Sales only net price entries were possible.
If gross prices are entered the net price is calculated automatically.
* There has been build a new module for sales with VAT (Bruttoverkauf) In this module you sale with gross prices and the tax is calculated from
the gross prices.


These were the last changes from PHP Openpos:
* 3 Date Range Reports added with "Find Customer" fields with expanded
capability
* Better searching capabilities for customers and items.
* Added NEW Button in menu bar (Takes user right to sale screen)
* Many minor bugs fixes

*** PHP Point Of Sale is currently only being distributed with one language file. It is too hard
to maintain many languages without consistent translators. This will change as the product matures.

Key Features:
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1. Very customizable with the ability to add keep track of each items brand,category, and supplier.  Also have the ability to
search for customers and items.  
2. One click ordering for a very easy to use Point of Sale application.
3. Simple layout, and can generate custom reports to view orders with ease!
4. Ability to change orders, delete and update customers, and automatically keep track of inventory.
5. Easy install process.
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How to Upgrade
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There is currently no provision made for updating.

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How to install:
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1. Unzip the Program and place the folder onto a web-server with PHP and MYSQL.
2. In a browser go to:  http://Yourwebserver.com/Path To Open TailorShop/install/index.php  YOUR DEFAULT USERNAME IS : admin YOUR DEFAULT PASSWORD IS:pointofsale
3. Fill out the information and click install
4. The tables will be created in your selected database.
5. You will be redirected to login (admin/pointofsale)
6. Add customers, brands, categories, suppliers, and items and you are ready to start selling!
*** Make sure the database you choose is already created!
** Make sure you add brands, categories, and suppliers first then add items.
* Make sure the settings.php file is writable 
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The Author of PHP Opentailor:
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The author of PHP Opentailor is Gerd Koslowski. He can be contacted at: hide@address.com
If you would like to improve this program or make a manual feel free,
please contact me if you contribute in any way!
hide@address.com

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PHP Opentailor is built upon the work of Chris Muench. Therefore I leave his original author message here in the readme file:
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Contact The Author of PHP Openpos:
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Feel free to contact me at hide@address.com if you have any questions concerning development, support,
or requested features!
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About the Author of PHP Openpos:
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My name is Chris Muench.  I am an 18 year old student at the Rochester Institute of Technology.  I enjoy programming and this is my first major program.  It turned out pretty good.
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