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Install the AfterShip Protection Widget on Salesforce Store

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AfterShip Protection protects your business and your customers' shipments as they fly across the globe with world-class shipping insurance. To enable AfterShip Protection on your Salesforce store, you need to install the AfterShip Protection widget on your store. You can either connect with our support team to get the widget installed or do it yourself. This article will guide you to install the Protection widget yourself.

What you'll learn

In this article, you'll learn how to:

Install with widget with our expert assistance
Install the widget yourself

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How to install Protection widget in your store

1. Upload cartridge

a.. Download & unzip widget installation file (Find SA to get the file, or contact support at
b. Upload the int_aftership_protection_sfra**/** to the sandbox

2. Set up cartridge path

a. Go to Business Administration > Sites > Manage Sites > Your Site > Settings
b. Add int_aftership_protection_sfra at the beginning of the cartridge path.

3. Import catalog

a. Select the site for integrating
b. Go to Merchant Tools > Products and Catalogs > Import & Export
c. Upload the file ./metadata/catalog.xml
d. Go to Catalog import, select the catalog.xml from step c, and complete the import process

e. Assign the product to your current category that is in use.

f. Go to Product Images Import, select aftership-protection-catalog , create new directory call images , upload ./images/aftership-protection-cover.jpg

4. Update inventory

a. Go to Merchant Tools > Products and Catalogs > Inventory
b. Edit the current site’s inventory, allocate an inventory record for aftership-protection
c. Configure as perpetual, since it’s an virtual product and need to always be in-stock

After that, you could see the widget on your Check-out page.

Updated on: 01/04/2024

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