ShipExpress

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Icon.ShipExpress.png The ShipExpress module, located in the Sales group, is an add-on module that can be installed from the Small.Plugin.png Plugin module. After installing the plugin, a new module is added that integrates with ShipExpress, an extension of Fishbowl Commerce that provides shipping integration with UPS, FedEx, and USPS.

Contents

ShipExpress.png

Install
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  1. In any Fishbowl Client, open the Small.Plugin.png Plugin module, located in the Integrations module group.
  2. Select the plugin and click Install Now.
  3. Completely close all Fishbowl Clients.
  4. Exit the Fishbowl Server by right-clicking the Fishbowl Server tray icon and selecting Exit.
  5. After re-opening the Fishbowl Server, the admin user can access the Small.ShipExpress.png ShipExpress module from any Fishbowl Client by opening the Sales module group.
  6. To grant access to additional users, open the Small.User Group.png User Group module and assign the ShipExpress-View right to the appropriate groups as explained here.

Setup
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  1. Open the Small.ShipExpress.png ShipExpress module, located in the Sales module group.
  2. Click the New Button.png Setup button on the module toolbar, or click the large Connect to Fishbowl ShipExpress button.
    Connect to Fishbowl ShipExpress.png
  3. Enter the registered email address and password used for Fishbowl ShipExpress or Fishbowl Commerce and then click Test Connection.
    ShipExpress Initial Sign In.png
  4. Alternatively, click the blue link to create a new account.
  5. Click OK to save the connection.
  6. Sign up for a Shippo account at http://lets.goshippo.com/fishbowl
  7. Enter your billing information. You will only be charged for USPS postage.
  8. Click on the Activate Shippo button.
  9. Copy the API Token from Shippo and save it on the Plugin Settings tab.
  10. Click Carriers on the Shipping Settings tab and complete the setup.
    ShipExpress carrier.png
  11. Verify the Ship From Locations and Printing options on the Shipping Settings tab.
  12. On the Plugin Settings tab, place a check mark next to the applicable carriers.
  13. Review the remaining settings on the Plugin Settings tab and then click the Save Button.png Save button at the top of the plugin.

Quotes and labels
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Click the Ship Quote Button.png Ship Quote button in the Small.Sales Order.png Sales Order module to view rates. The address will be validated through the selected shipping carrier (UPS, FedEx, etc.).

ShipExpress quote.png

Click the Create Label Button.png Create Label button in the Small.Shipping.png Shipping module to purchase a shipping label.

ShipExpress create label.png

Click the View Label Button.png View Label button in the Small.Shipping.png Shipping module to view the purchased shipping label.

ShipExpress view label.png

End of day reports
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Return labels
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Return labels can be generated directly from your Shippo account. https://goshippo.com/user/shipments/

TABS

ShipExpress
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ShipExpress tab.png

The ShipExpress tab is a browser view to access the ShipExpress web interface from within the Fishbowl Client.

Plugin Settings
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ShipExpress Plugin Settings.png

The Plugin Settings tab displays settings that are specific to the Fishbowl plugin.

General Settings

Ship Quote Button

Shipping Settings
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ShipExpress Shipping Settings.png

The Shipping Settings tab displays the ShipExpress shipping settings module. Follow the instructions to enter a Shippo API Token. Then click Carriers on the left and configure the carrier accounts, as well as the Ship From Locations and the Printing options.

Release Notes

Version 1.13

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Version 1.11

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Commerce Release

Features and Fixes

Version 1.10

Features and Fixes

Version 1.9

Features and Fixes

Commerce Release

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Version 1.8

Features and Fixes

Version 1.5

Features and Fixes

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