FedEx Rate Finder from a website... FDXRateAvailableServicesRequest ... Dimensional Weight?
Posted on 2005-04-07
I finally got our account thrown into the "Development Pool" on the FedEx test server so I could start testing to implement live rate quotes on our website.
I am currently toying the FDXRateAvailableServicesRequest method. I don't see anything defined in the FDXRateAvailableServicesRequest.xsd file from FedEx to indicate a way to pass dimensional weight to FedEx. However, when I get the reply back there is a "DimWeightUsed" attribute and it is set to false. Which leads me to believe that it IS possible to use dimensional weight when requesting a rate quote.
Does anybody know how to implement rate quotes via dimensional weight for FedEx shipping? Am I using the wrong method?
The only possible attributes I can see in the FDXRateAvailableServicesRequest method is:
Thanks in advance...