When you use this module, the address that you ship from must be inside Canada.
The three credentials you should make a note of are your:
At Canada Post your username and password are alphanumeric strings, which they also call "keys". Note that Canada Post gives you a separate username and password for development and production. Use the development keys to test Canada Post in your Miva Merchant store. Use the production keys in your Miva Merchant store when you are ready to start shipping with Canada Post.
Select the Canada Post tab. Note that the settings in this section are global and will apply to all packages that you ship by Canada Post.
|Username: Password: Confirm Password:||
|Account Type:||Select "Contract" if you have a rate contract with Canada Post. If you are using standard Canadian postal rates, choose "Non-contract". If you have a contract you will also need to print manifests.|
|Customer Number:||This is another credential you get when you set up your account with Canada Post. See Your Canada Post Account and Credentials|
|Payment Method:||Select the payment method you are using in your Canada Post account.|
|Source Postal Code for Calculations:||This is your Canadian "ship from" postal code. It must be in Canada. Canada Post uses your postal code to calculate shipping charges.|
|Label Size||Select the label size that you want to use on your packages. The 4"x6" size will work with the Zebra and Zebra compatible printers that Miva Merchant supports.|
|Error Messages Language:|| Select a language for error messages that are returned by the Canada Post API.
These messages only show up in the admin interface if something goes wrong when
you are generating Canada Post labels. They are not displayed to your customers.
|Currency:||Use this field to select the currency for declared value on international shipments. If
you set this field to anything other than "Canadian dollar", another field will appear
asking you to enter a currency conversion rate between Canadian dollars and the
currency that you selected.
|Available Services:||Whatever shipping methods that you select here will be offered to your customers during checkout, and will appear in the admin interface when you are printing Canada Post labels.|