By default, only the United States and Canada use states and provinces. PinnacleCart does allow the ability to add or remove states to not only the US and Canada but also to any other countries. So if you're looking to add Puerto Rico as a State to the US (instead of its own country), or APO/PPO or remove states for shipping reasons, here's how.


Applies to Version (s): 3.9 or Current

Complexity Level: Easy

Estimated Time for Completion: 5 minutes

 

In this article, you will learn:

How to Remove a Country/State

How to Add a Country/State


How to Remove a Country/State

  1. Log in to your admin area. 
  2. Go to Settings >> International Settings >> Countries.
  3. Click the delete button located on the right side of the state that you want to remove.

delete button

Note:

You can also remove multiple countries. Check the boxes of those countries that you want to remove, scroll up, click "Bulk Actions" then select Delete

bulk delete


How to Add a Country/State

  1. Log in to your admin area. 
  2. Go to Settings >> International Settings >> Countries.
  3. Click Add Country.add country button
  4. Fill out the necessary information.
  5. Once completed, click Save.  

add a country

  • Name - encode the name of the country that you want to add.  
  • ISO Number - industry-standard numbers are used to represent countries around the world.
  • ISO Alpha 2 - two-letter codes or acronyms that designates a specific country 
  • ISO Alpha 3 - three-letter codes or acronyms that designates a specific country


Note: These codes are used to send Real-Time Shipping carriers. You can look for the codes in Nationsonline.org



If you didn't get your question answered, please contact the PinnacleCart Support Team. To submit a ticket, go to the My Account drop-down menu at the top right od the admin area and select Support.