When i add tracking no to the order and click on Submit Shipment , Order status becomes preparing and Preparing email is sent to customer . Then again ,i have to change the status to Shipped .

What i want is to change order status to Shipped when Submit Shipment is clicked . Is this possible ?

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For this,you need to Override controller class Mage_Adminhtml_Sales_Order_ShipmentController

saveAction() function at after $this->_saveShipment($shipment); You need forcefully reset order status.

  • thanks @Amit , I will try this and let you know if it worked for me or not .
    – Seefan
    Commented May 20, 2016 at 11:54

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