January 18th, 2013
This is a VirtueMart 2.0 Joomla 2.5 Module that provides live domestic & international shipping estimates from the AusPost Server.
You need to apply to Australian Post for an api key to use the estimator. Simply enter it in the plugin configuration. CURL must be enabled on your web server (normally is – if not ask your host)
It can estimate International and Domestic shipping (set in module admin)
International country list taken from VM settings
Can be used as a Cart replacement or stand alone (set in module admin)
Ajax update when products added or quantities altered
Takes the client address postcode or country if set
Over-ridden by the postcode text input or country selector
Letter or parcel (set in module admin)
Cheapest shipping option or selected option (set in module admin)
Postcode validation by AusPost with returned errors.
Module can be cloned to provide International & Domestic.
Most texts editable (set in module admin).