Mailing and Shipping Services

2014 Postal Explorer CDs Available to Manual Post Offices

The Postal Explorer® CD provides references and tools to all Postal Service™ employees who need access to domestic and international mailing standards, postage prices, and other publications and tools.

The 2014 Postal Explorer CDs are available at no cost to Post Offices™, Contract Postal Units, Community Post Offices, Village Post Offices, and Approved Shippers that do not have high speed internet or when no internet access is available.

The Postal Explorer CD is USPS® ACE II or III computer compatible. It will install automatically in a matter of minutes, and place a shortcut on your desktop for fast and easy application.

The CD contains:

n Domestic, International, and Business Price Calculators.

n Domestic and International Mail Manuals.

n Customs Forms Indicator.

n Notice 123 Price List.

n Other helpful administrative tools.

Manual offices may order a free CD by emailing Postal Explorer at In the email request, please include the name and ZIP™ Code of the Postal facility, and the name, title, address, and phone number of the contact person at the Postal facility, and whether an ACE II or ACE III compatible Postal Explorer CD is needed. CDs are also available for Contract Postal Units, Community Post Offices, Village Post Office, and Approved Shippers. Please identify the type of Postal location that is requesting the CD.