CyberStore Documentation
Shipping Providers
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The "Shipping Provider Maintenance" grid allows you to maintain your shipping providers and the information about them. Be sure to license a valid shipping provider before you create and set up this provider within CyberStore.

To access the grid in the Console menu, go to Setup > Shipping Providers.

When the application has loaded, the "Shipping Provider Maintenance" grid appears on the screen.

 

Maintaining Shipping Provider Data

When you click Edit or Add, the "Shipping Provider Maintenance" pop-up appears. This pop-up contains the following tabs:

General API Specifics

Use these tabs to maintain the key elements of a shipping provider.

The General Tab

Use the General tab to maintain general shipping provider information and to configure options.

 

 

The General tab contains the following elements:

General Information
Name The full name of the provider.
Provider Type An abbreviated version of the type of provider.
Shipping Weight UoM The total weight on the product.
Weight Conversion Multiplication Factor The factor for converting weight from one UoM to another UoM.
Default Order Weight The minimum weight for default orders.
Street 1 The street address that the product is shipped from.
Street 2 The second line of the street address that the product is shipped from.
Street 3 The third line of the street address that the product is shipped from.
City The city that the product is shipped from.
State Code (two letters) The code for the state that the product is shipped from.
Zip Code The zip code that the product is shipped from.
Country Code (two letters) The code for the country that the product is shipped from.

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The API Specifics Tab

 Use the API Specificstab to detail the API information about your shipper. API Information is unique to your direct shipping Account with each provider.

 

 

The API Specificstab contains the following elements:

API Specifics Information
API Username Your API Username associated with your direct shipping Account.
API Access Key Your API Access Key associated with your direct shipping Account.
API Shipper Number Your API Shipper Number associated with your direct shipping Account.
Connection Mode Selection of the type of connection, either Live or Test.
Test URL

A URL for test addresses.

TEST (Customer Integration) URL: https://wwwcie.ups.com/ups.app/xml/Rate

Live URL

A URL for live addresses.

LIVE (Production) URL: https://onlinetools.ups.com/ups.app/xml/Rate

New Password A password provided by your shipping provider.
Confirm Password A confirmation box to confirm a password provided by your shipping provider.

Warning:

Use of the TEST URL in a production environment is prohibited by UPS and can yield unexpected results and inconsistencies. Please be sure to use the LIVE URL on all production sites.


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