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Requesting a shipping date

This section explains how to add a requested shipping date for an item in an order.


  1. Log on to the IBM Sales Center.
  2. Select a store.
  3. Create or find the order or quote for which you want to add a requested shipping date.
  4. If this is an order and it has already been submitted, click Edit.
  5. If this is a quote and it has already been completed, create a new quote from it.
  6. Go to the Order Items or Quote Items page.
  7. For each item for which you want to add a requested shipping date:
    1. Select the item.
    2. Enter the date that the customer would like the item shipped in the Requested shipping date cell.

      Note: If you enter a date that is past the maximum number of days specified in the Orders preferences page, a warning dialog box displays saying that you have picked a date that is not valid.

    3. Modify the information in the remaining item-detail fields as necessary.
  8. Click the Apply button to apply your changes before clicking on the Payment page.
  9. Modify the payment information as necessary.
  10. Click Submit or Complete Quote.