Feature listing for .net SHIP Shipping Rates & Tracking for ASP.NET (Active Server Pages dotNET)

Features

  • Real-time rate calculation with United States Postal Service (USPS), Federal Express (FedEx), DHL WorldWide Express (DHL), Canada Post, and Airborne Express (Airborne) or any combination of the above - even at the same time! New: Roadway freight shipping provider is now supported.
  • Sort rates by price or service within each shipping processor or overall
  • Adjust rates with your own handling charge by fixed amount or percentage
  • Automatic combo box or radio button generation of available shipping rates from selected processors
  • Powerful and intuitive ASP.NET server controls for rates, tracking, and country listings
  • Automatic generation of tracking results including location, status and date/time
  • Hundreds of destination countries supported throughout the world, most for all processors
  • In addition to automatic creation of combobox or radio button output of shipping rates, you also have complete access to the rates collection. This allows you to format output in any way you wish quickly and easily by looping through the available shipping rates, services, and time commitments
  • In addition to automatic return and formatting of the tracking details in a table a tracking collection is provided which allows for the tracking information to be formatted in any way you please and for only the details you wish to be displayed
  • Ability to limit services returned to any combination of specific service types across multiple shipping companies. For example, Show only ground and USPS express
  • .netSHIP directly interfaces with shipping companies from your web site which means that prices are always up to date. You never need to update shipping rates and do not need to pay any monthly charges for this service
  • Built in error handling automatically places human readable messages into an error variable which you can evaluate or just pass back to users to view
  • Automatic country list selection generator creates a drop down selection box with all available destination countries and formats the values to our own unique common country code system
  • The Common country code system allows you to use a common set of country codes across different shipping processors. .netSHIP automatically maps shipping processors unique country syntax and spelling requests to this common system
  • A completely new, powerful and extensible, algorithm based custom shipping system supporting country, state/province, weight, quantity and cost. Easily create shipping rules, free shipping for specific scenarios, accurate backup definitions and more!
  • New RateBackup and RateFailover functionality tied into the new custom shipping system allows for multiple, accurate backup service definitions
  • New support for using the .netSHIP component in conjunction with its web controls
  • Revised documentation and new samples including code behind, separate forms, server side forms single page samples and more
  • Updated country mappings for all shipping companies
  • FailStatus provides the ability to force backup/failover cases for testing and development as well as a facility for monitoring if a backup or failover occurred programmatically. The FailCount property gives total number of times a failover or backup has occurred so further action can be taken if required
  • New CurrencyFormat property allows control over currency symbol and rendering for any rate display.
  • Supports numerous international shipping origins, and nearly all destinations throughout the world.
  • A completely new, powerful and extensible, algorithm based custom shipping system supporting country, state/province, weight, quantity and cost. Easily create shipping rules, free shipping for specific scenarios, accurate multi-service backup definitions and more!
  • Support for Airborne Express Rating and Tracking
  • Support for Canada Post Rating and Tracking
  • Now supports 6 major shipping companies for both rating and tracking!
  • New support for using the .netSHIP component in conjunction with its web controls
  • Revised documentation and new samples including code behind, separate forms, server side forms, single page samples and more
  • Updated country mappings for all shipping companies
  • FailStatus provides the ability to force backup/failover cases for testing and development as well as a facility for monitoring if a backup or failover occurred programmatically. FailCount property exposed gives total number of times a failover or backup has occurred
  • New CurrencyFormat property allows control over currency symbol and rendering in rate display
  • ExcludeRates property added in addition to LimitRates for controlling service specific return
  • Ability to limit specific real-time returns to specific country / state / province in conjunction with the custom shipping system
  • Message property exposed to provide error messages from the companies which are suitable for presenting to end users. For example messages that the zip code input was invalid. The Error property has not been modified and will contain errors of any type
  • LimitRates and ExcludeRates now use exact matches on rate names
  • CodeToCountry and CountryToCode methods using CountryList XML
  • Freight shipping provider support for freight shipping (very large or heavy items within North America) via truck
  • Server license option in addition to web site licensing