Extensions > Shipping
Every shipping method in AbanteCart is presented as Extension and in order to access these you will need to login into the admin area of your installation. Then you should navigate to Extensions > Shipping.
Note: Starting from AbanteCart version 1.1.3 there is new settings available for each shipping module:
Auto Select - You can set to skip shipping selection page if there is only one shipping option available. This shipping method will be selected automatically. In order for this to work only single shipping method needs to be present for given checkout process.
Accept these payments - If only specific payment methods are needed for this shipping method, select them here. If nothing selected, all available payment methods will be shown. This setting allow only specific payment methods to be accepted based on shipping selected.
Note: Shipping cost depends on Shipping Rates provided by shipping method and product's shipping settings:
Requires Shipping - set to ON to allow shipping for product
Free Shipping - Enable to allow free shipping in case product with free shipping only one in cart.
Ship Product Individually - Shipping individually is using fixed shipping price setting. Product will be shipped in a separate package and additional shipping cost will be added to the order with multiple items. If enabled, Fixed Shipping Price needs to be set.
Fixed Shipping Price - Master setting with fixed shipping price for this product.
Shipping Rates Note: weight & length classes
Important to know your prodcut weight/length classes and base weight class in System > Localization > Weight Classes. What ever you have set to 1.00000 is your base weight class. Any other weights in there need to be a factor of your base class.
Core AbanteCart Shipping Menthods
Some of the listed modules have additional settings depending on the functionality of the shipping module that need adjusting.
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In Per Item shipping, the price entered in the Cost field is multiplied by the number of products ordered.
Use this method if you want to apply only to orders within the specified shipping areas or limit free shipping to orders over $X
This shipping method provides one of the simplest ways to charge shipping.
Weight Based Shipping
Base your shipping rates on either the total weight.
Pickup From Store
You avoid shipping and scheduled delivery charges.
Third Party AbanteCart Shippings
Extensions are available in Extensions > Get Extensions section or thru browser direct link http://marketplace.abantecart.com
ShipStation is a web-based shipping solution that streamlines the order fulfillment process for your AbanteCart.
Price Based Shipping
With this extension you will be able to set up shipping charges based on total or subtotal amount.
Flate rate plus free freight
Select diferent freight cost for each location you have defined, and set and amount where the shipping cost is free.
Correios Shipping Integration
Shipping service for documents and goods.
Canada Post Integration
Canada Post Integration for AbanteCart.
Purolator Shipping Integration for AbanteCart.
Australia Post Enhanced Integration.
Third Party Extensions might be free or paid.