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Administration

Caution

This documentation is a for legacy version of the purplship-server (up to 2021.7).

Please visit purplship.com/docs for the latest documentation.

When your shipping API is up and fully functional, you can handle administration related tasks from the Admin Console.

Info

The admin console is only accessible to staff users of the system. Therefore, the link will only appear on staff users web app sessions.

Email config

From the purplship server admin console, you can configure your email server.

Email Config

  • from the Admin Console page
  • click on the change button of the CONSTANCE > Config section
  • fill in your email server configuration and connection credential
  • and save

Geocoding API

From the purplship server admin console, you can add your Google Geocoding API key, to enable the address validation and address autocompletion features.

Google Geocoding Config

  • from the Admin Console page
  • click on the change button of the CONSTANCE > Config section
  • Set your GOOGLE_CLOUD_API_KEY
  • and save

Price addons

As a carrier or broker, you can add your own markups (addons or additional charge) to shipping rates returned from the purplship server carrier accounts through the API.

Adding Rate Markup

  • from the Admin Console page
  • click on the add button of the CUSTOM PRICING > Broker Surcharges section
  • Fil in the quote markup amount or percentage and set the conditions in which it should be added (applied)