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  • Address Verification

    Has anyone found the right coding to make either google API for address verification and auto complete to work - of actually I prefer smart streets but for the life of me I can't seem to figure out the coding to get it to work. I have been using 3D carts address tool but its letting through to many bad address - I think an auto complete would do alot better.

    Or if anyone knows of someone that could program it and set it up please let me know.

    Thank you everyone for any help.

  • #2
    I use 3dcart's Address Verification add-on and we're pretty high volume, and I don't see any bad addresses. How are you determining that the addresses are bad, and what all do you mean by bad?

    I... was just about to tell you that you could look into Addrexx, and I was going to link you to the 3dcart integration, but I see that a 3dcart candy store owner posted a negative review of their service back in April 2016. Is that you?

    In any case, I too suddenly had Addrexx stop communicating with me while I was trying to work with them on a quirk in their coding a couple years back. *shrug* Maybe they're better now and worth contacting.
    - Dean P. e-commerce and small business consulting


    • #3
      Actually that was from our other store The Candy City - I tried contacting them 3 times and yesterday I called the office and got some weird voicemail, so Addrexx I have to assume is our of business. I thought maybe it was just the sales rep but I assume its the entire company.

      But to your other questions, we are high volume also and our ShipWorks software catches about 1-10 orders as bad and in fact they are way off.


      • #4
        The customer has the option to override the suggested address with the 3dCart app. Assuming this is problem... Try entering one of those bad addresses on your store and see if the app catches the bad address. If it does, then I would say the customer most likely clicked on the "Continue with the address I entered". Maybe this override option can be removed.

        Vote for the Google autocomplete address:


        • #5
          The-Candyman JoeBTI

          I have done google autocomplete on multi page checkout already. Let me see if i can condense it down for single page.

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          • #6
            JoeBTI I did a vote for your suggested Google autocomplete, hope it helps.

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            • #7
              Originally posted by The-Candyman View Post
              ... our ShipWorks software catches about 1-10 orders as bad and in fact they are way off.
              I assume you mean 1 - 10 per day, correct? That is a pretty high number. I'd be interested in testing some of those addresses to see if the problem is reproducible.
              - Dean P. e-commerce and small business consulting