Introduction to the Shipping Add-On

The Shipping Add-On is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server. (5989)


  Shipping: Registering

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.

This Solution describes Registering the Shipping Add-On, permanently or in Trial Mode, with your existing data file or the Demo Data File. (5972)


  Shipping: Load Addresses

This feature is for use with the Shipping Add-On that enables shipping programs like UPS WorldShip or FedEx Ship Manager to read addresses from Big Business and write back shipment information like Tracking numbers.

Big Business 9.9 updates Ship Info posted to Orders to also display on Invoices.

This Solution describes the Load Addresses preference. (5985)


  Shipping: Contact Entry

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.

This Solution describes using the Load Addresses option that is designed for integration with a shipping solution such as UPS WorldShip. (5986)


  Shipping: Address Entry

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.

This Solution describes using the Load Addresses option that is designed for integration with a shipping solution such as UPS WorldShip. (5987)


  Shipping: Shipment Information

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.

This Solution describes using the Load Addresses option that is designed for integration with a shipping solution such as UPS WorldShip and added in Big Business 5.1.0. (5988)


  Shipping: Tracking

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as FedEx Ship Manager or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server and to write data back.

This Solution describes using the Tracking option that is designed for integration with a shipping solutions and added in Big Business 6.0.7. (6073)


  Shipping: Creating a System DSN

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes Creating a System DSN for use with UPS Worldship. (5959)


  Shipping: UPS Create Import/Export Map

UPS WorldShip can use ODBC to get addresses from Big Business and put back Tracking.

This Solution describes creating an Import or Export Map. (5960)


  Shipping: UPS: Importing to Shipments

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes Importing to UPS Worldship Shipments. (5961)


  Shipping: UPS: Exporting Shipments

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes exporting UPS Worldship Shipments to update a Sales Order in Big Business with Tracking Number, Shipping Charges, and so on. (6066)


  Shipping: UPS Worldship Preferences

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes using the UPS WorldShip Preferences to disable the option to Update Address Book so it does not conflict with importing Shipment data from Big Business Server. (5969)

If Update Address Bo


  Shipping: FedEx, Step 1: Data Source

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or FedEx Ship Manager, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes connecting from FedEx Ship Manager. (6067)


  Shipping: FedEx, Step 2: Import Shipping

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or FedEx Ship Manager, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes connecting from FedEx Ship Manager. (6068)


  Shipping: FedEx, Step 3: Import Matching

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or FedEx Ship Manager, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes connecting from FedEx Ship Manager. (6069)


  Shipping: FedEx, Step 4: Import Index

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or FedEx Ship Manager, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes connecting from FedEx Ship Manager. (6069)


  Shipping: FedEx, Step 2: Export Method

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or FedEx Ship Manager, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes connecting from FedEx Ship Manager. (6068)


  Shipping: FedEx, Step 3: Export Matching

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or FedEx Ship Manager, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes connecting from FedEx Ship Manager. (6069)


  Shipping: Stamps.com, Step 1: Data Source

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or Stamps.com Professional Shipper, to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes connecting from Stamps.com Professional Shipper. (6100)


  Shipping: Stamps.com, Step 2: Import Mapping

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or Stamps.com Professional Shipper to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes connecting from Stamps.com Professional Shipper. (6101)


  Shipping: Stamps.com, Step 3: Export Mapping

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as Excel or Stamps.com Professional Shipper to retrieve data from Big Business Server.


This Solution describes connecting from Stamps.com Professional Shipper. (6102)


  Shipping: Fields for Writing Ship Info (1 of 2)

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as FedEx Ship Manager or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server and to write data back.

This Solution describes using Fields available in the SHIPINFO table for writing data to Big Business Server. (6074)


  Shipping: Fields for Writing Ship Info (2 of 2)

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as FedEx Ship Manager or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server and to write data back.

This Solution describes using Fields available in the SHIPINFO table for writing data to Big Business Server. (6074)


  Shipping: Fields for Writing Ship Info (new for 8.7)

This feature is part of the Shipping Add-On, which is an additional module that enables ODBC-capable programs, such as FedEx Ship Manager or UPS WorldShip, to retrieve data from Big Business Server and to write data back.

This Solution describes using Fields available in the SHIPINFO table for writing data to Big Business Server. (6297)


  Reload Addresses

This feature updates Shipping info when you Duplicate or Convert existing Quotes, Orders, and Invoices. This is useful with the Shipping Add-On. You can duplicate an order created before an address change and it will updated with new information.

This Solution details the Reload Addresses feature. (6688)