Configuring OrderCentral to use Fedex Web Services.


To use the online fedex shipping services you will need to create an account and get a your own “developer key” and “production key”.


Applying for a “developer key”:
https://www.fedex.com/wpor/web/jsp/drclinks.jsp?links=techresources/develop.html#222


After filling that out you should get an email with:
“Test account number” And “Test meter number”.
You will uses those values for development/testing purposes. (see below where to set them)

Applying for a “production key”:
Link at the bottom of this page:
https://www.fedex.com/wpor/web/jsp/drclinks.jsp?links=techresources/production.html#2
Fill out the form like so: thumbnail for fedex signup example page


Configuring Fedex in ctOC XML Config file:


<CONFIGITEM ID='FEDEXMETERNUMBER' ENCRYPTED='False' COMMENTS='Your meter number given to you by fedex'>YOUR-NUMBER-HERE</CONFIGITEM>
<CONFIGITEM ID='FEDEXACCOUNTNUMBER' ENCRYPTED='False' COMMENTS='Your account number given to you by fedex'>YOUR-NUMBER-HERE</CONFIGITEM>
<CONFIGITEM ID='FEDEXSERVERURL' ENCRYPTED='False' COMMENTS='The url location for fedexservices.' >https://gatewaybeta.fedex.com/GatewayDC</CONFIGITEM>
<!--Live: https://gateway.fedex.com/GatewayDC
Test: https://gatewaybeta.fedex.com/GatewayDC -->


Configuring Fedex in OrderCentral web.config file:


<!--def:fedexService: URL to the FedEx Web Service for this OrderCentral installation -->
<add key="fedexService" value="http://localhost/ctOC/shippingFEDEX.asmx%22/>

<!--def:verifyExternalShipPricing: Used to force the system to verify the fedex price before saving.  Recommended but not required-->
<add key="verifyExternalShipPricing" value="TRUE"/>

<!--def:fedexDiscountPriceMultiplier: Custom addon for fedex rate.  (Final Rate = (discountedRate * fedexDiscountPriceMultiplier)) -->
<add key="fedexDiscountPriceMultiplier" value="1"/>

<!--FedEx package origin values.  USed to calculate shipping costs -->
<add key="fedexOriginState" value=""/>
<add key="fedexOriginZip" value=""/>
<add key="fedexOriginCountry" value=""/>
<!--FedEx Account values-->
<add key="fedexCompanyName" value=""/>
<add key="fedexPhoneNumber" value=""/>
<add key="fedexStreet1" value=""/>
<add key="fedexStreet2" value=""/>
<add key="fedexCity" value=""/>
<add key="fedexState" value=""/>
<add key="fedexZipCode" value=""/>
<add key="fedexCountry" value=""/>