How to set up a Stamps USPS Baseline account [Step-by-Step guide]

Modified on Thu, 07 Jul 2022 at 08:54 PM

 

When setting up an Stamps Carrier baseline account to ship through USPS, you will have to:


NOTE: This article describes how to set up the Carrier baseline account.
If the Carrier baseline account has already been set up and you intend to 
add a new Billing Account, refer to: How to add and set up a USPS (Stamps) Billing Account [Step-by-Step guide]




CARRIER SECTION

1. Access Maintenance and select Carriers


2. Click the Carrier for which you'll add the account to from the list


3. Click the Accounts tab


4. Click Add Account



5. In General Options set:

  1. Name -> USPS - [Account number] (e.g. USPS - 500000)
  2. Usage mode -> Production
  3. Status -> Active
  4. Label mode -> AZPL (NOT REGULAR ZPL)
  5. SCAC -> Carrier/SCAC code you're using in the WMS 



6. In Carrier Options set and Save:

  1. Username and Password -> Stamps Username and Password
  2. Pick Up Open, Close and Ready Hours time -> Warehouse pick up open and pick up close time, as well as Ready Hours (how many hours will it take you to be ready from your open time)
  3. Sender address info -> Warehouse induction address




Once ready, proceed to setting up the Billing Account as described in:

How to add and set up a USPS (Stamps) Billing Account [Step-by-Step guide]



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