Error when deleting cash payment type: "This Payment Type is in use and can't be deleted..."


Latest update: - Jordan Smith

Problem

When deleting a cash payment type, the following error is given: This Payment Type is in use and can't be deleted. Disable Cash Management or configure a different Payment Type with Cash Management to continue.
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Setup

  • Vend for Mac or PC

Cause

You are attempting to delete a cash payment type that's assigned to one or more registers for Cash Management.

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Solution

You first need to change the payment type that's assigned to your registers for cash management. Then, delete the unwanted payment type.

Change the registers Cash Management payment type

  1. Click Setup
  2. Click Outlets and Registers
  3. Click Edit Register
  4. Click the drop-down menu and select a different cash payment

Delete the unwanted payment type

  1. Click Setup
  2. Click Payment Types
  3. Click the Payment you wish to delete
  4. At the bottom right, click Delete Payment Type