StarShip 9.9.92 web update now available

This release fixes recently reported issues that may affect background tasks such as automatic fuel surcharge updates, UPS Add Shipper and tracking. Also included in this update are new UPS Delivery Area Surcharge changes (AK and HI).

Who is affected?
StarShip 9.9.92 users shipping UPS, FedEx, or DHL

Next Steps:
1. Run the web update (see instructions below)
2. Go to Help > About to confirm that you are running 9.9.92 Build 20110607

StarShip Web Update

There are two ways to run a StarShip Web Update.

  1. From your Start > Programs menu,
    Start > Programs > StarShip > StarShip Web Update
  2. From Windows Explorer, go to the StarShip program directory:
    C:V-TechnologiesStarShip directory and double click   WiseUpdt.exe

Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the Web Update.

Important notes for v9 Customers

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  • V-Technologies will discontinue support for StarShip v9 on Dec. 31, 2011.
  • Effective June 1, 2011, FedEx has retired the API subscription transaction. This means that you are now unable to add or re-subscribe FedEx accounts in StarShip v9.
  • FedEx will retire all API transactions on May 31, 2012. This means you can no longer ship FedEx packages in StarShip v9 after this date.
  • StarShip v11 includes support for FedEx Web Services. This will give you uninterrupted FedEx shipping with added features such as FedEx SmartPost and Electronic Trade Documents.
  • StarShip v11 has exclusive support for USPS Endicia giving you commercial discount pricing, expanded flat rate boxes and more. We have discontinued USPS Manifest and Metered Mail in v11 and higher.

For more information, please contact the V-Technologies Sales Department at 800-462-4016 (option 1) or email