Prestashop Shipping Cost by ZipCode – User Manual

1.0 Introduction

Managing the shipping costs for different countries and regions is the biggest issue while catering to online customers globally. Knowband offers Prestashop Shipping Cost by Zipcode module allows the Prestashop eCommerce store admin to fix different shipping charges for different regions. This Prestashop Shipping Cost by Zipcode addon is one of the best Prestashop extensions. The Prestashop Shipping Cost by Post Code module helps you segregate the countries into the zone. The Prestashop store admin can enter multiple postal codes for the different regions. At the same time, he/she can even set the minimum and maximum range of the postal codes for a particular region from the admin interface of this Prestashop Shipping Cost by the country addon. The shipping cost for each zone can be set easily without any hassle. The charges will be calculated automatically at the checkout page in accordance to the zip code entered by the customer.

This Prestashop Shipping Cost by Zipcode addon is highly customizable and the store admin just needs to configure it as per the requirements. The admin needs to apply shipping cost settings a single time. There is no need to change any setting again and again. The online customers can view the shipping charges at the same time when they enter their area pin code. The transparency of the shipping cost calculation process increases customers trust on the website. The Prestashop zipcode wise shipping cost module makes shipping cost calculation very easy for the online store admin.

1.1. Project Objectives

Listed below are some of the objectives that the store owner can achieve with Prestashop Shipping cost by postal address.

  • The Prestashop eCommerce store admin can fix different shipping charges for the different regions in which the eCommerce site is operating.
  • The shipping charges of the customers are calculated automatically based on the zip code entered by them.
  • The amount charged will including or excluding the tax and handling charges as set by the store admin.

1.2. Features

  • It is very easy to install and configure this Prestashop Shipping Cost by Zipcode addon.
  • The Prestashop Shipping Cost by Post Code module offers a simple and hassle-free implementation.
  • The e-merchant can enable or disable the shipping cost by postal code module just by toggling the button.
  • The admin can select zones from the dropdown list and also can add new zones whenever required.
  • The Prestashop Shipping Cost by Postal Code module admin interface offers a list of the countries to select from.
  • Admin can set shipping cost according to zip codes of the particular region.
  • The Prestashop shipping cost by location module allows admin to set the shipping cost according to the range of the postal codes that exist in that particular region.
  • The Prestashop shipping cost by country allows editing various shipping cost provided by the admin.
  • The shipping cost by zone module allows admin to fix the shipping charge based on zone, country, state/region, city, postcode range.
  • The Prestashop Shipping Cost by location plugin allows the store admin to disable the product delivery for a particular zone or region.
  • The Prestashop Shipping Cost by Postal Code addon is multi-lingual compatible.
  • The Prestashop delivery cost by postcode plugin is compatible with the latest versions of Prestashop.
  • The Prestashop eCommerce store admin can create the term and conditions of the carrier options.

2.0 Installation

Purchase the Prestashop shipping cost by postcode module from the store. On completing the transaction, you will be provided with the following files and folders.

1. shippingcostbyzipcode.zip (contains source code of the module)

2. User Manual

Follow these steps to install the Prestashop shipment charge by zipcode plugin in your store:

  1. Unzip the shippingcostbyzipcode.zip file. You’ll find files and folders as shown in the image below –
  2. Copy all the files and folders of the folder into your store’s “Modules” directory on the path – Root Directory/modules
  3. Now the Prestashop extension is ready to be installed in your store and you can find that in Store Admin -> Modules and Services. It would be shown as below-

Prestashop Shipping Cost by Zipcode addon

In case, you are not able to find the module in the admin modules list, please try searching module by entering the Keyword, Shipping Cost by Zipcode.

  1. Click on “Install” button to install the module. It would show a pop-up for your confirmation. Click on “Proceed with the installation” option. This step will install the module and show notification – “Module(s) installed successfully”.

3.0 Admin Interface

This Prestashop Shipping Cost by Zipcode module is completely configurable. The settings can be updated via the admin interface.

3.1 How to start using the module?

Once the installation is complete, all you need to do is to enable the Prestashop shipment charge by zipcode module on your Prestashop store by toggling the button as shown in the image below.

Shipping Cost by country

3.2 How to add new shipping conditions?

The very first step for adding new shipping cost by zipcode is to divide the location where you cater your products into different zones. The Prestashop Shipping Cost by Post Code module allows easy creation of zone and separation of the various regions. Follow the below mentioned steps in order to create new conditions.

1.  Go to the ‘Shipping Cost by Zipcode’ tab.

Prestashop zipcode wise shipping cost

2. In order to create new zones, you need to click on the ‘Add New Condition’ on the top of the admin interface.

Prestashop Shipping cost by postal address

3. Once this is done, you’ll be redirected to the customization page. The Prestashop store admin is required to enter the following information as shown in the image below.

Shipping Cost by Postal Code

Let us discuss the options one-by-one.

Zone: The various zones already created on the store will be shown in the drop-down list. The Prestashop store admin can select any one and make the necessary changes.

Prestashop Shipping cost by postal address

In case, the admin wants to create a new zone, he can do so by clicking on the ‘Add New Zone’ option.

Prestashop Shipping Cost by country

Country: The country for that particular zone can be selected from the list available.

Prestashop Shipping Cost by country

Zipcodes: A particular zone can have either have multiple zip codes. The Prestashop store admin can add the postal codes by clicking on the ‘Add More Zipcodes’.

Shipping Cost by Post Code

Multiple Zipcode: In case the eCommerce store admin is looking to add the range of the postal codes, he can do so switching this button on.

Prestashop Shipping Cost by location

The Prestashop eCommerce store admin can then enter the minimum and maximum range of the postcodes. Any zip codes lying in between this range will be considered in that particular zone and the shipping charges will be calculated accordingly.

The list of the zones created can be viewed in the ‘Shipping Cost by Zipcode’ tab.

Prestashop Shipping Cost by location

The exiting zones can be edited or deleted by clicking on the respective buttons.

Shipping Cost by country

Import CSV:

The store admin can download sample CSV file for adding multiple zip-codes. The admin just needs to click on the “Import CSV” option. The admin can download the sample CSV file.

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Sample CSV File: There are three fields in sample CSV file ie.Country id, Zone and Zip Code.

sample CSV file

The admin can enable or disable the zone from the admin panel.

zone

After activating a particular zone the admin can insert the particulart country ID and zipcode easily. Thus the admin can easily enter multiple zipcodes at a time without any hassle.

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3.3 How to enter shipping costs?

The shipping conditions can be fixed in the Shipping option of the main menu of the admin interface. Follow the below-mentioned root for the same.

Go to the Main Menu -> Shipping -> Carrier -> Select the carrier option that you want to edit.

Shipping Cost by country

The admin can browse the ‘Edit’ option in order to make the necessary changes.

shipping cost by zipcode

While the ‘General Setting’ and other options remain the same as per the store admin’s requirement, he can change the shipping cost based on the zipcodes. For this, he needs to go to the ‘Shipping Locations and Costs.

The Prestashop eCommerce store admin gets to optimize the shipping management by adding delivery cost for different regions. The shipping cost for the customers will then be calculated by taking all the aspects into account.

Prestashop Shipping Cost by location

4.0 Website UI

In the front-end of the eCommerce website, the customer can enter their postal code and the carrier option available in that location and the total shipping cost will be calculated and shown in the checkout page as shown in the image below:

shipping cost

 Prestashop Shipping Cost by location

This way, the online store merchant can implement Prestashop Shipping Cost by Zipcode addon for automatic cost calculation. The eCommerce store admin can manage the delivery cost as per the customer’s area Pincode. The Prestashop Shipping Cost by Zipcode module allows the online store admin to segregate customers location into regions, countries, zones and area pin codes. The online store merchant can also include tax and handling fee in the shipping charges if he wishes to add it. The Prestashop Shipping Cost by Postal Code module allows the store admin to offer services and products all over the world by simplifying the shipping cost calculation process. After a successful setup, the Prestashop delivery cost by postcode addon automatically calculates the shipping cost on the checkout page.

For more Prestashop Addons please visit Knowband.

For more details about this Prestashop Shipping Cost by Zipcode module:

Knowband Prestashop Shipping Cost by Postal Code Module Link:

https://www.knowband.com/prestashop-shipping-cost-by-zipcode

Knowband Prestashop Shipping cost by postal address Admin Demo Link:

https://ps.knowband.com/zipcodefee/16/admin1/index.php?controller=AdminLogin&token=ffa17b0c72ff8c0ab7cf3e344c5ae4fc&redirect=AdminModules

Knowband Prestashop Shipping rate by zipcode Front Demo:

https://ps.knowband.com/zipcodefee/16/en/

Knowband Prestashop Shipping Cost by Postal Code Youtube Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BXqHahrTuRQ&feature=youtu.be

Prestashop zipcode wise shipping cost Addon Store Link:
https://addons.prestashop.com/en/shipping-costs/29200-knowband-shipping-cost-by-zip-code.html

Please contact us at support@knowband.com for any query or custom change request as per your business requirement.

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