Archive for May, 2009

Fedex Downtime

May 22, 2009

May 21, 2009

Dear Valued FedEx® Customer:

Please be advised of the following temporary service interruptions:

Production environment update

Due to routine maintenance updates to the FedEx production environment, there will be a temporary service interruption on Saturday, May 23 from 9 p.m. CDT to 1 a.m. CDT Sunday, May 24, 2009. Customers using FedEx Web Services, FedEx Ship Manager® API and FedEx Ship Manager® Direct solutions will be unable to process transactions within all services.


Message from StoreSecured

If you are using FedEx for the realtime rates in your store we recommend that you ensure you have at least one backup rate so that customers can continue to checkout even while FedEx is undergoing their routine maintenance.

Bandwidth Limits Increased

May 5, 2009

StoreSecured has negotatiated reduced bandwidth rates from our webhost and we are now able to pass those savings onto our customers.

The amount of bandwidth included for free with all store packages has been doubled.

Overage fees are reduced as follows:

Old Bandwidth Subscription Fee: $15 for 5GB

Old Bandwidth Overage Fee:  $5 per GB


New Bandwidth Subscription Fee: $10 for 5GB

New Bandwidth Overage Fee: $3 per GB

If you wish to change your bandwidth subscription based on these new fees or included bandwidth please submit a support request.

New Inline Help

May 4, 2009

New inline help added to the pages below:

  • General–>Contact Us
  • General–>Cart Settings
  • General–>Checkout Settings
  • General–>Taxes
  • General–>Statistics Settings
  • General–>Payments–>Fraud Control
  • Shipping–>Locations

We will slowly be adding this help to all pages.  If help is available you will see the blue question mark graphic.  To view the inline help click on the blue question mark graphic.  This will open up the help window.  To close the help window either click on the help graphic again or click on the X at the top of the window.  Help includes a description of the field and what it is used for as well as whether or not the field is required, an example value and any restrictions on the field.

See below for a screenshot of an example screen with help included.

Help Screen View

Help Screen View