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Any ideas on implementing a city/state combination check before order submission? Client has a few orders with cities and zip codes that don't exist in the state they submitted. Example: Atlanta, NY, 30346.

My first step was to ensure that all fields were clearly labeled and conspicuous.

Unfortunately an order came in last week with a city/state mismatch. It may have something to do with my client's userbase.

Any ideas? Pretty sure it will involve an extension using the store_order_submit_start hook and a rather large database, but that's all I have right now.

Appreciate any help.

Thanks, Bobby

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You would need to either write an extension as you have suggested or there are some javascript libraries available too. In the past I have used am API called Ziptastic which requires that the user enters their zip code then it will find the matching city/state/country for the particular address. The times that I have used it the only required shipping requirements were in the US so I can not speak for how it works for international shipping but it is a start instead of trying to manage your own DB of addresses.

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