How to setup UPS shipping module for prestashop?
UPS Shipping Module for Prestashop is an eCommerce platform module provides you to automate shipping by Displaying UPS Live Shipping Rates, UPS Label Printing, and Tracking. This Module supports for all Countries which accepts UPS Account.
United Parcel Service (UPS) is a multinational package delivery company. Along with the central package delivery operation the UPS is used to denote many of its divisions and subsidiaries, including its cargo airline (UPS Airlines), freight-based trucking operation, and retail-based packing and shipping centers (The UPS Store).
Steps to Installation
Step 1: Download the extension after purchase from My Account page.
Step 2: Install the module, input your UPS Account details, and enable UPS Shipping Method for prestashop.
Step 3: Go to module configuration page & enter all necessary UPS information’s. Pay Postage, Print Label, and Generate Tracking info from within opencart order page.
Step 4: Add product weight dimensions with your product then only UPS will show Live shipping rates.
How to get UPS Access Key?
Click on the ‘Support’ button at the top of the page then click on the ‘Technology Support’ button. Click on the ‘UPS Developer Kit‘ link on the left side of the page. Click on the ‘Manage Access Keys‘ link. Click on the Request New Access Key’ link. Click on the ‘Request Access Key‘ button.
Test mode: By this option you can work around in UPS module. It will not affect in UPS account.
Live mode: It is actual production mode, you will have to enable this option once the site is live.
To get an UPS account information, Sign up with UPS.com to get an Account details. Register with My UPS.com Log-in with your UPS credentials then Request for an access key. After registration, you will get a User ID, password, Access Key, and UPS Account Number. You need to enter these details in the Settings (UPS Account information) shown above.
Shipper Address: Enter Shipper name, company name, phone number, Email address which you have registered with UPS.
Address Line 1 & 2: Enter your shipper address information in the given fields. Remember to specify this address, as this will be used for calculating real-time rates.
City: Enter shipper city.
State: Enter shipper state.
Country code: Enter shipper country code.
Postal Code: Enter shipper postal code.
RATES SECTION (FRONT OFFICE)
- Enable real-time rates – By enabling this option you will get live shipping rates from UPS in checkout page.
- Enable Local rates – By enabling this option you will get defined shipping rates from Prestashop carriers.
- Disable rates – By enabling this option you will not get any shipping price in checkout page.
Show/Hide: Enable this option to show your UPS negotiable rates
Exclude countries: This option will hide shipping services of selected countries in the checkout page.
White list customer from selected countries: White list the customers from the above Excluded countries.
- This table contains all the UPS services supported by our Prestashop UPS module. You can check/uncheck desired services. Following are the UPS services supported by our Prestashop UPS module. UPS provides different kinds of services that suit the various needs of the customer. If the customer is in need of fast delivery, then the customer can opt for Next Day Air Services. Likewise, the customer can select the best-suited service. This module supports these services domestically and internationally. Domestic services supported by the module are as listed below:
- 3 Day Select
- 2nd Day Air
- 2nd Day Air AM
- Next Day Air
- Next Day Air Saver
- Next Day Air Early AM
- Retail Ground (previously known as Standard Post)
- UPS Standard
- UPS Express
- UPS expedited SM
- UPS Express Plus
- UPS Saver
- SurePost Less than 1 lb
- SurePost 1 lb or Greater
- SurePost BPM
- SurePost Media
- Today Standard
- UPS Today Dedicated Courier
- UPS Today Intercity
- UPS Today Express
- UPS Today Express Saver
- First Class Mail
- Priority Mail
- Expedited Mail Innovations
- Priority Mail Innovations
- Economy Mail Innovations
- Access Point Economy
International services supported by the plugin are as listed below:
- Worldwide Express Freight
You can enable the desired services.
Choose Weight/Dimension unit: If packing items individually do not suit your business, then you can define the required box sizes under Box Sizes table. All cart items are packed into custom boxes defined in Box Sizes table. A few boxes are populated by default, after the installation of the plugin. The best fit box is automatically chosen from the defined boxes.
Just like the previous option, you can either choose Pounds, Inches (lbs, in) or Kilograms, Centimeters(kg, cm) for the package unit.
In this option, you can define your own boxs for packing your products. With module.
WEIGHT BASED PACKING
If packing items individually do not suit your business, then you can define the required box sizes under Box Sizes table. All cart items are packed into custom boxes defined in Box Sizes table. A few boxes are populated by default, after the installation of the plugin. The best fit box is automatically chosen from the defined boxes.
Delivery Confirmation: This option is for signature delivery or not. By enabling this, signature delivery is applicable for your packages.