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I am a new osCommerce user based in the UK and have limited technical ability. There do not seem to be any pre-set shipping modles suitable for UK users (such as Royal Mail). I sell products of different weights to all round the world. My shipping charges therefore need to be weight based and zone based.


There is a zone based shipping system which I could use were it not for the fact I only seem to be able to set up one shipping zone model. I need to be able to set up different weight based shipping tables to different shipping zones: such as UK, Europe, USA & Canada, All Other Countries.


I see I can, for example,use Zone based shipping for UK and Table based shipping for all other countries, but that is still not giving me accurate enough shipping calculations.


I would be most grateful for any help.

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Go to the 'Contributions' link at the top of the forum pages and search for Royal Mail -- you should find a few options.





Terry Kluytmans


Contribs Installed: Purchase Without Account (PWA); Big Images, Product Availability, Description in Product Listing, Graphical Infobox, Header Tags Controller, Login Box, Option Type Feature, plus many layout changes & other mods of my own, like:


Add order total to checkout_shipment

Add order total to checkout_payment

Add radio buttons at checkout_shipping (for backorder options, etc.)

Duplicate Table Rate Shipping Module

Better Product Review Flow


* If at first you don't succeed, find out if there's a prize for the loser. *

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Thanks for your help Terry.

That royal module has bugs. You can view the problems people are facing by using it by going to its support forums.

I also need royal mail shipping methods. After some search and reading, I came to know ( i might be wrong ) that I can use the Additional Shipping Zones contribution in some way to get my task done. Not too sure, but I'll give it a try. Again Royal mail module is buggy.

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You can try the state based rates contrib.


I use two versions to provide ground and air rates for 11 regions in north america.






It says state based, but your regional can be any regional grouping you choose.

Edited by Jeremy at oddly enough

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