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Step 1

Clear the store cache under var/cache and all cookies for your store domain. Disable compilation for Magento 1.4+. This step eliminates almost all potential problems. It's necessary since Magento uses cache heavily.  

Step 2

Backup Your Data  

Backup your store database and web directory.  

Step 3

Firewall Settings

Open Port 8080 on your Firewall. You should be able to do this in your cPanel or by contacting your host.

Download and Extract  

Upload Files  

Step 4  

Navigate inside the Web2Market_Dimensional directory. Use your FTP client to upload the content of Web2Market_Dimensional directory to your store root.  

Step 5   

Refresh your Magento admin by logging out and then back in.   

Step 6   

Refresh the sites cache and re-index site.  

Step 7  

Verify extension has been installed and is enabled by checking System >Configuration >Advance > Web2Market_Dimensional.


Step 1

Please fill all the information in the configuration settings

  •  Go to admin panel and open system->configuration and select Sales->shipping method.


  • Select the Dimensional Shipping method for your Website: UPS, FEDEX and/or USPS.


  • If you select the UPS Shipping method for dimensional shipping, then go to the UPS Shipping method setting.




Please select enable for checkout and fill in the required information.

  • If you select the dimensional shipping FEDEX shipping method, then fill in the required information


Please fill in the Account Id, Meter Number, Key and Password.

  • If you select the dimensional shipping USPS shipping method, then fill in all required information


Please fill in the Gateway URL, Title, User Id, Password and other information.

Step 2

Next go to Sales->Manage Container



Step 3

Create your shipping boxes and edit your shipping boxes in this section for dimensional shipping.  Please add length, height and weight according your products.

Step 4

Next, go to Catalog->Manage Product

Select your product and click the Dimensional Shipping Setting on the left navigation bar.


Step 5

Set your product height, width and length for dimensional shipping.


Step 6

You can now go to the front end and add your product to the cart.  You should see your shipping rate in the checkout page according to your product size.


After the extension installation the store gives an error, or blank page, or suggests starting Magento installation procedure. 

Change the owner of the extracted extension files to the web server user and set 775 permissions on them. Clear the store cache and try again. 

There is no Web 2 Market extensions under my configuration section, or having the extension tab clicked I get a blank page, or Access Denied error. 

Clear the store cache, browser cookies, logout and login again. 

I've set up everything correctly, inserted the HTML code but there is nothing on that page. 

Clear the store cache, clear your browser cache and domain cookies and refresh the page. 

My configuration changes do not appear on the store. 

 Clear the store cache, clear your browser cache and domain cookies and refresh the page. 

Additional Questions or Issues 

If you have any additional questions, issues, or need help with your new extension please contact us at  

Thank you

About Web 2 Market:

Founded almost 20 years ago by Brad Kort, Web 2 Market has grown into one of the largest ecommerce development and hosting firms in the country. We work with the Magento and AbleCommerce platforms to create sites that deliver competitive advantage. Visit us on the web at Web 2 Market for more information. 



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