Magento FedEx Smart Shipping Extension

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Introduction .................................................... 1
Benefits of FedEx Smart Shipping .................. 1
Installation & Activation ................................. 2
Installation Steps ........................................ 2
Extension Activation ................................... 3
How it Works? ................................................ 4
Back End Configuration: ............................. 4
Points to Note............................................... 12
FAQ ............................................................... 12
Contact Us .................................................... 13
Version: 1.0.0
Magento Community Edition 1.4.*.* to 1.9.*.*
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Allow your customers to ship with FedEx Shipping method by integrating FedEx freight shipping service with your
Magento store using our Magento FedEx Smart Shipping Extension.
FedEx Smart Shipping Extension allows store admin to manage all aspects of FedEx freight shipping directly from
within their Magento dashboard. Get Live Shipping rates, manage FedEx configurations, validate addresses,
provide multiple delivery options, manage shipment tracking and consignment pickup by FedEx - in short,
everything you would want from world’s leading ecommerce shipping service.
Benefits of FedEx Smart Shipping
Manage FedEx Live shipping rates easily.
Manage type of goods which can be shipped
Manage Various ETD Type
Manage Shipment Packages for FedEx
Manage FedEx Pickups for your store orders
Provide Customers FedEx Suggested Addresses along with Address Suggestion for Admin as well
Allow customers to pick from various FedEx locations to pick-up their shipments
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Installation & Activation
Installation Steps
Step 1: Check Permissions
Make sure the ‘‘app’’, ''skin'' and ''lib'' directories of your Magento and all directories inside it have full written
permissions or set permissions on each directory equal to 777 or0777.
Important! Change all permissions back after installation.
Read more about permission at
Step 2: Disable Compilation
Log into Magento Admin Panel and go to System -> Tools -> Compilation and disable the compilation.
After Step 5, you can run the compilation process again.
Step 3: Upload Files
Upload all folders from the extension package to the installation directory of your Magento software using an
FTP client.
Step 4: Clear cache
Go to System -> Cache Management. Clear the store cache.
Step 5: Re-login
Logout and log back into Magento Admin Panel.
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Step 6: Use Extension
Go to System -> Configuration. In the left column you will see the new tab called Biztech Extensions. You will
find “FedEx” under Biztech extensions tab.
Extension Activation
Step 1: Get an activation key
Get the activation key from the Order Confirmation Mail. OR
Login to your AppJetty account then go to Downloadable options and copy the activation key for the Delivery
Date Scheduler extension.
Step 2: Activate your extensions
Log into Magento Admin Panel and go to System -> Configuration -> Biztech Extensions / FedEx Smart
Shipping and enter the activation key in the ''Activation Key'' field for the FedEx Smart Shipping extension
then click the “Save Config”.
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Step 3: Select Websites
When you enter and save the key it will be verified on our server and you can select the websites where you
need to use the FedEx Smart Shipping extension. Click the ''Save Config'' button after making your selections.
After successful license validation, you can select the website. Now, your FedEx Smart Shipping is activated.
How it Works?
Back End Configuration:
Please follow the below steps to enable FedEx Smart Shipping.
Step 1:
General FedEx Configurations
Go to System -> Configuration -> Sales -> Shipping Methods.
In the shipping methods you’ll find Biztech FedEx Extension. Here first few configurations are FedEx default
configurations for FedEx shipping method.
Enabled for Checkout: Select yes to add FedEx shipping at checkout page.
Title: Add title for FedEx shipping method.
Account ID: Add your FedEx account ID to Enable FedEx shipping Method.
Meter Number: Add Meter Number provided by FedEx here.
Key: Add key provided by FedEx here.
Password: Add password for your FedEx shipping.
Sandbox Mode: Select yes to enable Sandbox mode for your store.
Packages Request Type: Choose package type for shipping with FedEx. Possible options are:
 Divide to equal weight (one request)
 Use origin weight (few requests)
Packaging: Choose type of packaging used for shipping with FedEx. Possible options are:
 FedEx Envelope
 FedEx Pak
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Drop-off: Choose drop off options for the FedEx shipping. Possible options are:
Weight Unit: Choose in which unit weight will be counted. Possible options are:
 Pounds
 Kilograms
Maximum Package Weight (Please consult your shipping carrier for maximum supported shipping
weight): Add maximum package weight allowed for the shipment.
Calculate Handling Fee: Choose on what basis handling fee is counted for your shipments. Possible
options are:
 Fixed
 Percent
Handling Applied: Choose whether handling fee is applied per order or per package.
Handling Fee: Add applicable handling fee. If selected Fix this will be the fix price for handling fees. If
choose percent added percentage will be counted on the order or package value.
Residential Delivery: Choose whether residential delivery is allowed or not.
Allowed Methods: Choose from the various FedEx methods to be allowed for your store.
Hub ID: Hub Id is only need to be added if the Smart Post method is selected.
Free Method: Choose from the list of free methods that which free method will be used for your store.
Free Shipping with Minimum Order Amount: Choose whether free shipping is allowed for minimum
added amount.
Minimum Order Amount for Free Shipping: Add minimum amount for which free shipping will be
Displayed Error Message: Set the message which will be displayed if shipping method is unavailable.
Ship to Applicable Countries: Choose whether shipping is allowed to all countries or specific countries.
Ship to Specific Countries: If shipping is allowed for specific countries than choose countries for which
shipping is allowed.
Debug: Choose whether debug mode is on or not.
Show Method if Not Applicable: Choose if you want to display FedEx if it is applicable for specific order
or not.
Sort Order: Choose sorting order of FedEx shipping method.
The extra features provided by AppJetty are provided under Biztech FedEx Configuration.
Allow ETD Document: Choose from the list of ETD documents that are allowed across your store.
Enable Hold at FedEx Location: Choose whether holding of shipment at FedEx location is allowed or not.
Disable Hold at FedEx Location For dangerous goods and Alcohol: Choose whether dangerous goods and
Alcohol will be held at FedEx location or not.
Dropping location not available Message: Add message which will be shown if dropping location is not
Requested Result
Enable Signature Proof of Delivery: Choose if Signature Proof of Delivery is needed or not.
Enable Dangerous Goods: Choose if Dangerous goods are allowed to ship with FedEx or not.
Enable Alcohol Shipping: Choose if shipping of alcohol is allowed with FedEx or not.
Enable Dry Ice Shipping: Choose if shipping of dry ice is allowed with FedEx or not.
Enable Track by Reference: Choose if shipment tracking by reference is allowed or not.
Enable Address Validation in Front: Choose yes to allow address validation in front end.
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Enable Pickup: Choose yes to enable pick up of FedEx shipment from your store facility.
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Step 2:
Manage ETD Types
Go to Biztech FedEx -> ETD Type
Here you’ll get a list of ETD types managed through your store. You can also add more ETD types by
clicking on Add ETD Type button.
While creating ETD you can add ETD Name, Title and Content and save it to use throughout the store.
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Step 3:
Address Validation for User Orders
For any orders admin can validate user added address. To validate address go to Sales -> Orders ->
Order Details -> Shipping Address.
Click on Edit to manage the user added shipping address. Here admin will be able to check the shipping
address against FedEx by clicking on Check against FedEx Button. If there will be any errors for address
there will be a suggested address and admin can use it right away for the order.
Step 4:
Create Shipment Packages and Generate Shipping Labels for Printing
To generate package for any of the order go to Sales -> Orders -> Order Details -> Shipments ->
Shipment Details. Here you’ll find Shipping and Tracking Information tab. Here you can create a new
shipping label by clicking on Create Shipping Label button.
Here admin will be able to add following things:
 Package Type
 ETD Generation Source
 ETD Type
 Reference
 Label Type
 Total Weight
 Length
 Width
 Height
 Signature Confirmation
Admin can also add products to the package along with the option to add more packages to the
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Step 5:
Create Pickup
Admin can directly create a Pickup for the order by clicking on Create Pickup button from the Order page.
Admin can also create pickups manually by going to Biztech FedEx -> Pickup.
Here admin will have list of pickups managed by the store. Admin can create a new pickup by clicking on
Add Pickup Item button.
Admin can add following things while creating a pickup:
 Pickup Address
 City
 State
 Pickup Postcode
 Country
 Pickup Type
 Dispatch Date
 Pickup Carriers
 Shipment Unit
 Shipment Length
 Shipment Width
 Shipment Height
 Shipment Weight Unit
 Shipment Weight
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
After adding the necessary details admin can check availability of pickups for the added area. Admin can
choose from the list of available pickup options.
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Admin will also have to add Contact Information, Address Information and Package Information to save a
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Points to Note
Dangerous goods and alcohol cannot be shipped together
ETD is only for international shipment
ETD will not work with staging account
Customer reference is not working with staging account
1. What versions is FedEx Smart Shipping compatible with?
Ans: The current FedEx extension version is compatible with: Community Edition: 1.6.x.x, 1.7.x.x, 1.8.x.x,
2. I want to enable extension in more than one domain, How can I do so?
Ans: We provide our client access to 2 domains with license key. One for test domain and another for live. If you want to
enable our extension in multiple domains, pls. purchase license key for the same. You can review license key on our
extension page under section "I Have One Magento Installation With". Please review @ .
3. What is price of extension with installation service?
Ans: Basic price of the extension is $99 and Installation charge is $25. If you will purchase both then extension will cost you
4. Is there a demo-shop available on how I can test and see the extension working?
Ans: Sure you can have the demo link from the product page.
5. Is this extension the same as one provided by default Magento?
Ans: Our extension extends the functionality of default Magento FedEx. In addition to the shipping rate calculation, it
provides various more features like Shipment Tracking, Address Validation, Pickup Management, Drop at Location
Management and many more.
6. How to get an account/register at FedEx?
Ans: You can register with FedEx on the link here.
7. How to configure this extension?
Ans: You can refer our user manual for more assistance on installation and configuration.
USER MANUAL – FedEx Smart Shipping
Contact Us
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