The Courier Guy Shipping for WooCommerce

Description

The Courier Guy extension for WooCommerce enables you to ship product using The Courier Guy.

Why choose The Courier Guy?

The Courier Guy has built a strong reputation through strong customer relations and effective personal service. Today The Courier Guy is trusted, recognized and the fastest growing courier company in South Africa.

Screenshots

Installation

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

PHP 7.2 or greater is recommended
MySQL 5.6 or greater is recommended

WooCommerce 3.9.3 or greater is recommended
Visit the WooCommerce Plugin page for more details.

A Courier Guy account.
Please ensure that your Courier Guy account has credit, if there is no credit in your Courier Guy account then the plugin will not function correctly.
Visit the The Courier Guy Website page for more details.

AUTOMATIC INSTALLATION

Automatic installation is the easiest option — WordPress will handle the file transfer, and you won’t need to leave your web browser. To do an automatic install of ‘The Courier Guy Shipping for WooCommerce’, log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu, and click “Add New.”

In the search field type “The Courier Guy Shipping for WooCommerce,” then click “Search Plugins.” Once you’ve found us, you can view details about it such as the point release, rating, and description. Most importantly of course, you can install it by! Click “Install Now,” and WordPress will take it from there.

MANUAL INSTALLATION

Manual installation method requires downloading the ‘The Courier Guy Shipping for WooCommerce’ plugin and uploading it to your web server via your favorite FTP application. The WordPress codex contains instructions on how to do this here.

UPDATING

Automatic updates should work smoothly, but we still recommend you back up your site.

CONFIGURATION

To configure your shipping, log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Woocommerce -> Settings menu, click the Shipping tab, and click “Add shipping zone.”

Fill out the form as follows, please also see the attached screenshots:

Zone name
The Courier Guy

Zone regions
Select regions as desired

Shipping methods
Click the ‘Add shipping method’, select ‘The Courier Guy’ from the available options and click ‘Add shipping method’.

Now you can edit the newly created Shipping Method.

Fill out the form as follows, please also see the attached screenshots:

Title
The Courier Guy

Account number
The account number supplied by The Courier Guy for integration purposes.

Username
The username supplied by The Courier Guy for integration purposes.

Password
The password supplied by The Courier Guy for integration purposes.

Company Name
The name of your company.

Contact Name
The name of a contact at your company.

Shop Address1
The address used to calculate shipping, this is considered the collection point for the parcels being shipping.

Shop Address2
The address used to calculate shipping, this is considered the collection point for the parcels being shipping.

Shop Postal Code
The address used to calculate shipping, this is considered the collection point for the parcels being shipping.

Shop Phone
The telephone number to contact the shop, this may be used by the courier.

Shop Area / Suburb
The suburb used to calculate shipping, this is considered the collection point for the parcels being shipping.
It is important to note that you will need to save the Shipping Method, with the correct ‘Account number’, ‘Username’ and ‘Password’ in order for this setting to auto-complete and populate the ‘Shop Area / Suburb’ options from The Courier Guy.

Shop Town / City
The suburb used to calculate shipping, this is considered the collection point for the parcels being shipping. This is the town/city used as the origin in the waybill.

Exclude Rates
Select the rates that you wish to always be excluded from the available rates on the checkout page.

Percentage Markup
Percentage markup to be applied to each quote.

Automatically Submit Collection Order
This will determine whether or not the collection order is automatically submitted to The Courier Guy after checkout completion.

South Africa Only
This will determine whether or not to hide/show The Courier Guy ‘Suburb/Area’ select when changing countries on the checkout page.

LOF Only Service
This will determine whether to display ONLY the ‘LOF: Local Overnight Flyer’ service option on checkout, if the response from The Courier Guy quote contains the ‘LOF: Local Overnight Flyer’ service.

Price Rate Override Per Service
These prices will override The Courier Guy rates per service.
Select a service to add or remove price rate override.
Services with an overridden price will not use the ‘Percentage Markup’ setting.

Label Override Per Service
These labels will override The Courier Guy labels per service.
Select a service to add or remove label override.

Product Quantity per Parcel
This will allow for a single parcel to be allotted per the configured ‘Product Quantity per Parcel’ value.

Waybill PDF Paper Size
This is the paper size used when generating Waybill print PDF.
This setting is used in conjunction with a custom Waybill print PDF template.
The Courier Guy cannot guarantee that the generic Waybill print PDF template will look good for all sizes.

Waybill PDF Copy Quantity
This is the number of copies generated per Waybill print PDF.
This setting is used in conjunction with a custom Waybill print PDF template.
The Courier Guy cannot guarantee that the generic Waybill print PDF template will look good for all copy amounts.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does this require a Courier Guy account?

Yes! A Courier Guy account is required. To open an account please refer to The Courier Guy

Where can I get support or talk to other users?

If you get stuck, you can ask for help in the Plugin Forum.

Reviews

வைகாசி 14, 2020
Hi, Thank you its nice and easy to install, helped me alot so I don't have to manually fill in the details online. I still need to get to know the plugin better but so far its been awesome. Aleks
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Contributors & Developers

“The Courier Guy Shipping for WooCommerce” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.