Table of Contents

  1. AccountingSeed Introduction
  2. Choose an object to integrate shipping with 
  3. Use Formula fields to bring contact data onto the Accounting Seed Object 
  4. Create a Custom Address Source based on your Formula Fields

1. AccountingSeed Introduction

Accounting Seed’s goal is to allow customers to build world-class business management solutions on the Force.com platform with a reliable and affordable accounting and order and inventory management package seamlessly integrated. We combine CRM and ERP with more flexibility than any other application.

2. Use Formula fields to bring contact data onto the Accounting Seed Shipment Object

Follow the steps below to add Formula Fields to Accounting Seed’s Shipment record:

   1. Go to Setup | Create | Objects

   2. Click on the Accounting Seed Shipment object

   3. Scroll down to Custom Fields & Relationships and click New

   4. Choose a Formula

   5. Enter an easily identifiable name e.g. ‘RecipientFirstName’ and choose text, click Next

   6. Change the formula type to an Advanced Formula

   7. Click Insert Field and select the formula as follows:

   8. Click Next

   9. Click Next

   10. Uncheck all values because you do not want the formula field on the Ship / Invoice page layout.

   11. Click Save & New
Now repeat the steps above for the following additional fields:

  • Ship To Recipient Name
  • Ship To Recipient Phone
  • Ship To Recipient Street
  • Ship To Recipient City
  • Ship To Recipient State
  • Ship To Recipient Postal Code
  • Ship To Recipient Country

4. Create a Custom Address Source based on your Formula Fields

You can now use our Custom Address Source functionality to map your new formula fields to the fields in our shipping wizard.

Follow the Custom Address Source tutorials to finish the integration:

 FedExCustom Address Source Integration

 UPSCustom Address Source Integration

 USPSCustom Address Source Integration


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