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Make 'To Weight' default value depending on product UoM settings

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At the moment, when we create a new product and choose the unity of measure kg, we have to tick the checkbox ‘To Weigh With Scale’ in the Point of Sale part.

We want to speed the process of creating a new product, avoiding filling manually this parameter.

This module adds the field ‘To weigh’ in UOM categories (set to false by default).

Categories of unities of measure

This field affects every unities contained in this category.

Unities of measure with field 'To weigh'

AND it is linked with the parameter to_weight in product.template used for example in the Point of Sale app.

Change the field 'to weigh' for every product
  • You CAN’T change ‘To weigh’ for one UOM → You have to change in Category and affect all UOM of this category.

Can't change the field 'to weigh' for one unity of measure

Table of contents


  • active settings “Allow using different units of measure” in Settings > Configuration > Sales > Quotations and Sales Orders > Product Features

  • During the creation of a category, tick the box ‘To weigh’.

Change the field 'To weigh' for every category
  • You can set every product existing with the new ‘To weigh’ parameter

Set 'to weigh' in each product of this category


You’re able to change this field for a specific product (in tab Sales).

Change the field 'to weigh' for a specific

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