Hibou Odoo Suite: Partner Shipping Accounts: Partner Shipping Accounts - FedEx

Purpose

The purpose of this documentation is to outline the use case and processes associated with Hibou's FedEx Partner Shipping Accounts module.

Getting Started

To get started, navigate to the Apps app.


Once there, remove the Apps filter and search for "Fedex Partner Shipping Accounts". When you're ready, click Install.


Good to Know!

The FedEx Partner Shipping Accounts module requires the base Partner Shipping Accounts module. However, if you do not already have this module installed Odoo will install it for you during this modules installation.

Process

Navigate o the Contacts app.


Adding a FedEx Shipping Account to a Contact

Things will bring you to a list of all existing contacts. You can create a new contact by clicking Create, or modify an existing contact by selecting the record.



If you've selected an existing record, click Edit.

Under the Sales & Purchases tab, find the Shipping Accounts section and click Add a LineThis brings up the Create Shipping Accounts modal wndow.


Partner: This field will be auto-populated based on the contact record you just came from. 

Description: Add reference information, if needed.

Account Num.: This field is required to be the FedEx standard 9 digits.

Carrier: Select FedEx from the dropdown menu. 

Notes: If you'd like to add any notes about this account, you can do so here.


When you're done, click SAVE & CLOSE, or SAVE & NEW button if there is an additional Shipping Account you'd like to create.

Technical

This module adds FedEx to delivery type selection dropdown on the Partner Shipping Account model. Additionally, it validates entered FedEx account numbers are the correct length.