This page outlines the structure of a page pointed to through use of the FORCE VISIT TO A LINK BEFORE ALLOWING CHECKOUT option in the virtualCART® control panel. We are using this instead of the normal shipping page links so we can force customers to make an active choice in their shipping method.
IMPORTANT: Make sure you include the:
<input type=hidden name=info1clear value=1>
inside the form that you specify in your CUSTOM "IMPORTANT ORDER INFORMATION" message, or people won't be able to checkout. The pertinent section in control panel is:
If you use this option, leave the URLs empty in regular shipping section of the cart config form, or you will have multiple pointers to the same page:
Leave the above blanks alone in the config form.