Courier Options Dialog - ParcelForce ExpressLink V14

ParcelForce ExpressLink V14 is not enabled by default.

Please email Development for more information.
Note: there will be additional costs involved if this option is enabled.

The ParcelForce ExpressLink integration has been updated from V5 to V14. The configuration is carried out in the Courier Options dialog, the options will be different for each courier. You can copy the details from an existing courier to another similar one.

To load the Courier Options dialog, open [ System Data | Couriers ] screen, focus on the courier, right-click and select Configure from the context menu. For each option there is an explanation about what is does.

Notes
Nominal Weights can only be used on Boxes (at present). Nominal weights should be in base Khaos Control weight and will be modified by the weight scaling. The system will use:

  1. Actual Weight
  2. The consignment weight (items postage or average weight.)
  3. Nominal Weight

Option
Name
Description
ParcelForce Username This can be obtained from the ParcelForce ExpressLink website. The username for your ParcelForce ExpressLink account.
ParcelForce Password This can be obtained from the ParcelForce ExpressLink website. The Password for you Parcelforce ExpressLink account
ParcelForce URL This can be obtained from the ParcelForce ExpressLink website. The Endpoint that Khaos Control will connect with to send information regarding orders to ParcelForce ExpressLink
Collection Line 1 i.e. 1-3 Priest Court The 1st address line of where items will be collected from.
Collection Line 2 i.e. Caunt Road The 2nd address line of where items will be collected from.
Collection Line 3 The 3rd address line of where items will be collected from
Collection Town i.e. Grantham The Town where items will be collected from.
Collection Postcode i.e. NG31 7FZ The Postcode where items will be collected from.
Collection Country i.e. GB A 2 Letter ISO Country code.
Collection name The name of the collection contact.
Collection Email The email address of the collection contact
ParcelForce Telephone i.e. 03302231111 The Telephone number of the collection contact
ParcelForce Service Code i.e. SND Code for the required ParcelForce service. A list of these can be obtained from your account on the ParcelForce ExpressLink website.
ParcelForce Department ID i.e. 1 ParcelForce provided Department ID. A list of these can be obtained from your account on the ParcelForce ExpressLink website.
ParcelForce Contract Number i.e. H011010 The ParcelForce provided Contract Number. A list of these can be obtained from your account on the ParcelForce ExpressLink website.
Purpose of Shipment
Default Parcel Length i.e. 10 Parcel Length to use when not packing boxes. Measurement is in Centimeters.
Default Parcel Width i.e. 5 Parcel Width to use when not packing boxes. Measurement is in Centimeters.
Default Parcel height i.e. 3 Parcel height to use when not packing boxes. Measurement is in Centimeters.
Notification Types i.e. EMAIL, SMS Types of notification to send to the customer, this is defined by ParcelForce. Each value must be separated by a comma.
Label Folder i.e. C:\KeysoneSoftware\Export\Labels Folder where labels and other documents are saved to. If the field is left blank labels documents can only be printed immediately and cannot be used for integrated labels.
Minimum Unit Weight i.e. 1 Minimum weight for each stock unit. If the unit weight is below this value then this value will be used instead
Print Manifest Enables the printing of shipping manifests when this option is switched on.
Weight Scale i.e.1 The weight against your shipments will be multiplied by this scaling factor before being sent to the courier.
Nominal Weight i.e. 1 If this value is set and as order has no weight then this value will be used instead.
Dimension Scale i.e. 1 The dimensions against your shipment will be multiplied by this scaling factor before being sent to the courier.
Requires Consignment Ref When ticked, sales invoices cannot be moved past the shipping stage in the unless the Consignment(s) have a consignment ref against them.
Printer Name Printer to be used for this courier.

See Also

Visit KhaosWikiX at https://support.khaoscontrol.com/wiki_kcx/ to see the following:

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