Monthly Archives: March 2009

Free Shipping for Zero Weight Products

The other day I installed my Coupon Discount module on a site and all went smoothly. As I offer Tech Support on the module, the shop owner contacted me a few days later to ask if it was possible that my installation of Coupons has caused his “free shipping” to stop working. I was sure… Read More »

FAQ: Weight calculation is too much – TARE

This question (and variations thereof) have been asked a thousand times in the osCommerce forum… I set nup my shipping rates to charge $1 per kilogram. My product weighs 2kgs, and it’s charging $5. Why? For starters, forget Kilograms or pounds/ounces etc. Weights in osCommerce are measured un “units” – and 1 unit can be… Read More »