To confirm that the address is valid, use the Zip Code Lookup feature on the USPS web site to validate the address.

For more details about the new Delivery Point Validation (DPV) information included with AddressAccelerator, please review Knowledgebase solution number What is Delivery Point Validation.

If after reviewing this information, you prefer not to treat DPV failure as a validation failure, you may update this setting with the following steps:

  1. Log in to The Raiser's Edge
  2. From the Configuration page, click Business Rules
  3. Highlight General
  4. Unmark the 'Treat DPV failure as a validation failure' checkbox
You will no longer be prompted to search for the address.