Connect Scales to Square Point of Sale
Connect and troubleshoot your supported Brecknell 6700U scale with Square Point of Sale.
Before you get started:
Make sure your Square app is up to date. The latest version of the Square Point of Sale app is required to connect to the scale.
Ensure that you set up Items to sell by weight.
The correct USB cable can be ordered through Square Shop.
Please note that before you can start selling using your Brecknell 6700U Scale with the Point of Sale app, you must set it up in accordance with local regulations. Step-by-step instructions are available on Brecknell's website.
You can can find your certification number and other scale information in More > Settings > Hardware > Scales
Our scale integration in the UK allows weighed items to be sold per gram (g) or kilogram (kg). You can configure the measurement type of your items in the Items section of Square Point of Sale or Dashboard.
When a scale is connected, a pop-up box showing the unit total and price will appear for two seconds when items are added to basket.
Note: The Brecknell 6700U scale is not supported with Square for Retail, Square for Restaurants, Square Invoices and Square Appointments apps.
The Brecknell 6700U scale is compatible with:
|Square Terminal with Hub||✖️|
|Android with Square Reader||✔️|
|iOS with Square Reader||✖️|
*Brecknell 6710U is supported with the following Square Stands:
Square Stand (2nd generation) for iPad (2021, 2020, 2019), 10.5” iPad Air (2019), iPad Pro 10.5” -> USB cable required.
Square Stand (1st generation) for iPad (2021, 2020, 2019), 10.5” iPad Air (2019), iPad Pro 10.5” -> USB cable required.
Square Stand (1st generation) for iPad (2017, 2018), iPad Pro 9.7” and iPad Air (1, 2) -> USB Cable and Scale adapter required.
Connect your USB Scale
Troubleshoot your USB Scale
Confirm that you’re using the Brecknell 6700U Scale with supported iPads with Square Stand, Square Register or an Android smartphone or tablet.
Make sure your Square app is up to date. The latest version of the Square app for Android is required to connect to the scale.
Ensure that you’ve correctly set up Items to sell by weight.
Check that you have a secure connection between your scale, cables, adaptors and any additional connected accessories.
Make sure that you’re using the correct cables for your scale. The cable is included in the scale if you purchased it from the Square Shop, but if you need a replacement, purchase a USB cable for your device via Square Shop.