If you are checking your dtdc order status and it’s showing as FDM Prepared then you must be wondering what is this and why it’s showing on my order. To answer this and remove all your doubts we are publishing this article. We hope that it will add value to your knowledge base.
FDM Prepared in DTDC
Full form of FDM is “Franchise Delivery Manifest” or “Franchise Distribution Manifest”. If it’s showing in your order while tracking it on dtdc website then it means that your package will go out for delivery very soon as rest all the steps are completed now. Basically FDM Prepared shows that your order is received at company distribution center and they will deliver it in next step. Articles on some sites referring FDM Prepared as product is out for delivery which is totally incorrect.
Quora user named Vijay explained this very well in his own words. His answer has got 94 upvotes from worldwide users with massive 83,000 views.
Track DTDC Courier
There are various ways through which you can track your dtdc order. Some of the most preferred ways are directly through www.dtdc.in or via SMS / e-mail.
You can choose any of it as per your convenience. Personally, i prefer DTDC Web Tracker as it’s very easy to use and works on realtime basis. There is no need to download any app or software to use web tracker. Best part is that you can track 25 orders at a time by separating order tracking with a comma.
DTDC Web Tracker
- To track your order online go to DTDC Website: https://www.dtdc.in
- Now look at left side of the page
- There is a Tracking tool given there where you have to enter Consignment Tracking or Reference Number
- After entering DTDC Tracking click on Track button
- Now live location of your package will appear on screen along with date and time
DTDC SMS Tracker
Internet has evolved at very fast pace in the country but still many of the users don’t have access high speed internet. You will be amazed to know that only 35% of our population use internet.
To give everyone equal rights and help them dtdc introduced sms tracker in which internet access is not required. All you need is a sim card and mobile device. Using SMS Tracker you can track domestic and international orders. Follow below given steps to know live location of your courier.
- To Track your Shipment Type ‘TRACK<space>Consignment Number’ and send SMS to 9230092300 (Example: TRACK B22399923).
- To Check pin-code, Type ‘PIN<space>Pin Code’ and send SMS to 9230092300 (Example: PIN 700019).
- To Check Serviceable City, Type ‘CITY<space>City Name’ and send SMS to 9230092300 (Example: CITY Agra)