Order Weight for WooCommerce

Description

This WordPress plugin stores the weight of WooCommerce orders and displays the order weight when managing orders.

To make the plugin work as intended, add weight to your products.

What it does

  • When a new order is added, the total order weight is populated.
  • When an order is changed, the order weight is updated and a order notification is added.
  • Adding weight as a sortable column for ”Orders” and ”Products” in WordPress admin.
  • Extends the REST API with order weight and weight unit as order properties
  • When exporting orders with WooCommerce Customer / Order / Coupon Export, order weight is included.

Credits

The concepts of the plugin came from this blog post by Remi Corson.

Author

This plugin is developed and maintained by Andreas Karman.

Screenshots

  • Order weight column when managing orders.
  • Order weight when managing a single order.
  • Order REST API response with weight and weight unit.

Installation

Plugin requirements

  • WordPress 5.0 or greater
  • WooCommerce 5.0.0 or greater

Automatic installation

To do an automatic install of Order Weight for WooCommerce, log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New. Type “Order Weight for WooCommerce” in the search field and click search Plugins. Click “Install Now” on this plugin which should be the first result.

Manual installation

To manually install our plugin, you need to first download the plugin and then upload it to your webserver via FTP/SFTP. You can find more detailed instructions in the WordPress Codex.

FAQ

Where is the plugin settings?

There is no settings available for this plugin. Just activate it and it will do what stated.

Where can I report bugs?

Bugs can be reported either in the support forum or preferably in the plugin GitHub repository.

Reviews

30 November 2021
Great job! Thanks for your attention and for making the corrections.
20 June 2017
It shows up with kg. but no numbers... And it messed up my DB 🙁 So other WooCommerce (PRO) plugin don't work anymore!! Too bad... I would have liked this feature
3 September 2016
Now it is perfect: D Thank you very much to improve the plugin adding weight on product page. Greetings!
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Contributors and Developers

“Order Weight for WooCommerce” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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Change Log

0.5.5 – 2021/12/26

  • New feature: Added order weight support for WooCommerce Customer / Order / Coupon Export

0.5 – 2021/12/17

  • New feature: Compatibility added to the new WooCommerce Block Checkout
  • Bug fix: Fixed sorting error of “Products” by weight

0.4.5 – 2021/11/20

  • New feature: Updating order weight in the WordPress admin when an order is updated.
  • New feature: When order weight is updated, a order notifications is added.
  • Bug fix: Display error in “Products” weight column

0.4.0 – 2021/11/10

  • Fixed “Order properties should not be accessed directly” error
  • Fixed weight and weight unit in API calls not showing

0.3.5 – 2016/01/26

  • Added weight and weight unit to orders in the WooCommerce REST API.
  • Changed meta key for order weight (removed underscore prefix).
  • Added activation function to rename old meta keys.
  • Protected plugin meta keys using is_protected_meta filter.
  • Updated the uninstall method with all meta keys.

0.3.0 – 2016/01/24

  • Renamed plugin.
  • Added weight column to “Products”.

0.2.0 – 2015/11/26

  • Removed metadata when un-installing plugin.
  • Added WooCommerce headers to readme.txt.
  • Check if WooCommerce is activated before activating plugin.

0.1.0 – 2015/11/22

  • Initial plugin release.