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AbanteCart 1.3.1 release

New AbanteCart v1.3.1 is officially released. AbanteCart v1.3.1 includes a number of improvements and fixes based on customer feedback.

Below are the release notes for version 1.3.1:

In this release:

  • Core: taskManager. fix of error output
  • Core: ALoader improvement. Added debug backtrace
  • Core: added Date product option type ACORN-108
  • minimal php version now 7.3.0
  • Core: ACart minor improvements
  • Core: core/lib/config.php fixes related to seo-postfix and config store id type cast
  • Core+ SF: changes related to virtual products purchasing (gift certificates etc)
  • Core: changes related to virtual products purchasing (gift certificates etc)
  • Core: changes related to AResource::getMainThumbList() method.
  • Core: add hook to category_top, category_bottom block and manufacturer page
  • Core: add hooks to fast checkout
  • Core: changes related to virtual products purchasing (gift certificates etc)
  • Core+ SF: changes related to virtual products purchasing (gift certificates etc)
  • Core: html-class improvement (number, email input types)
  • Core: AResource minor improvement
  • Core: core/engine/extensions reformatting
  • Core: ALayout improvement related to hooks
  • Core: AResource bug fix

Admin:

  • Admin: general.js fix related to tasks ACORN-554
  • Admin: collection controller fix
  • Admin: global search improvement, added search by sku ACORN-549
  • Admin: collection controller fix
  • Admin: email templates controller and model code improvements
  • Admin: fix related to cdn-image-downloads from import csv-file
  • Admin: fix related to categories separator in the products import
  • Admin: added hook calls into customer controller
  • Admin: order details minor improvement of tpl
  • Admin: added check for extensions layouts xml into template installation and template switch processes
  • Admin: fix for storefront_order_confirm email template
  • Admin: collection model fix
  • Admin: lib configManager fix
  • Admin: order totals grid improvement (related to predefined sort and calculation orders for balance and total)
  • Admin: collection form js-fix
  • Admin: language manager fix related to auto-translations
  • Admin: package manager fix. Added "tax" extension type + reformatting
  • Admin: sale/contact email RL-image's URL fix
  • Admin: product option value url fix
  • Admin: controller for downloading file improvement

Storefront:

  • improvement related to option value images
  • ACORN-561 guest and logged in customer sessions fix
  • fast checkout payment fix ACORN-560
  • Request add cost column method (#1485)
  • ACORN-559 fast checkout order summary tax display fix
  • ACORN-552 taxes report: incorrect orders count
  • Guest Checkout Create Account feature fix ACORN-557
  • ACORN-558 base product weight field description
  • upgrade scripts fixes
  • Add product option cost (#1484)
  • ACORN-553 banner group name issue fix
  • ACORN-551 "add to cart" buttons on home page blocks
  • #1472 typo fix
  • fix ACORN-548 embed: options values images
  • #1464 wordpress embed fast checkout buttons fix
  • #1483 embed fix
  • embed code default height fix
  • ACORN-550 Typed property ControllerPagesCatalogCollections::$error fix
  • #1472 fileinfo PHP extension check to the 1.3 installation and upgrade
  • #1464 mobile add to cart buttons fix
  • fix ACORN-255 Import wizard category split separator
  • ACORN-547 FastCheckout fix
  • #1482 WordPress 5.8 SameSite cookie issue
  • #1473 default_ups. reformatted code
  • #1472 system requirements refactoring
  • #1457 extra white space in front of the email headers
  • add hooks to admin order details and order invoice (#1480)
  • Storefront: order details minor improvement of tpls
  • Collection model fix
  • Account/logout controller improvement
  • Catalog/collection model fix
  • Rounding fix related to taxes and 3 digits after decimal points. ref. https://forum.abantecart.com/index.php?topic=9072.new;topicseen#new
  • add the label id and the additional hook (#1474)
  • add hook, change hook location and change private $error to public $error (#1469)
  • FastCheckout shipping method icon fix
  • add hooks to templates and admin product options page (#1467)
  • FastCheckout: added hook vars call into tpls

Extensions:

  • avatax improvement related to getting taxLines
  • FastCheckout stripe address line fix ACORN-318
  • Default Stripe minor fix ACORN-318
  • authorizenet error in php v8 (#1479)
  • FastCheckout. changed default sort order (run order) from 1 to 10
  • FastCheckout installation improvement (adding layouts to custom templates)
  • Pickup from Store use the store address for taxes

Where to download AbanteCart 1.3.1? 

AbanteCart v1.3.1 can be downloaded at Github


What about older versions?

Core upgrade from 1.3.0 to new version 1.3.1 is now available.

You can upgrade from admin section clicking on message about upgrade or using abantecart_upgrade_131 installation key in extension installation section.


Enjoy new AbanteCart 1.3.1 and stay connected

AbanteCart 1.3.0 release

New AbanteCart v1.3.0 is officially released. In this release, we bring a few new features as well as upgrades for libraries and PHP 8.0 support. AbanteCart is now integrated with WordPress and one-page fast checkout is a standard feature.

AbanteCart v1.3.0 also includes a number of improvements and fixes based on customer feedback.

Below are the release notes for version 1.3.0:

Core:

  • Wodrpress integration support
  • PHP v8.0 support
  • jQuery upgrade to v3.5.1
  • Resource Library images path improvement
  • New Get Embed code modal. Embed links code and copy
  • Added error reporting levels support based on settings
  • SSL detection improvement
  • Same site cookies fix
  • tinyMCE editor update
  • AMail class remove of final and change private to protected properties
  • Deprecated HTML Page cache
  • Overall cache fixes and improvement

Control Panel:

  • Dashboard new icons
  • Default extensions new icons
  • Category selector multi-store display
  • Product and categories grid new bulk action
  • Grid filters improvements
  • Email preview page
  • show map for order address. Google Maps API
  • order recalculation fix related to adding total in not default currency
  • ontroller/pages/extension. added hook call
  • model language fix related to mysql8
  • Crontab help with ready to run Linux command
  • Resource library drag-n-drop fix

Storefront:

  • Multilingual store logo support
  • Same domain multi-store support
  • Improved phone validation and Regex Pattern setting
  • Allow coupons to be assigned per category
  • Reformat of account/edit controller
  • Search in product descriptions now includes blurb field
  • Controller account subscriber fix related to hook calls
  • performance improvement of onlineNow model
  • responses/product/product added backward compatibility
  • Fast checkout is now default and standard checkout is deprecated (will be removed in 1.3.2).

Core Extensions:

  • Aditional extension hooks for AOrder and ACartclases and improve extensions API
  • Allow extending of ADownload class
  • Cardknox new payment extension
  • PayPal standard store logo fixes
  • 2Checkout sandbox deprecated
  • PayPal Express totals details
  • Local delivery Tax class selection
  • Update default local delivery to work with asterisk/wildcard
  • Fast Checkout summary tax fixes
  • Fast checkout downloads email fix
  • Fast checkout require a phone number for registered customer
  • Fast checkout form validations improvements
  • cardconnect currency admin display fix
  • Neowise deprecated
  • Stripe account transactions list fix
  • Stripe Added Account ID
  • Stripe publishable key fix
  • shipping extensions grid fix

Additional improvements and bug fixes reported on the forum and GitHub.

Where to download AbanteCart 1.3.0? 

AbanteCart v1.3.0 can be downloaded at Github


What about older versions?

Core upgrade from 1.2.16 to new version 1.3.0 is now available.

You can upgrade from admin section clicking on message about upgrade or using abantecart_upgrade_130 installation key in extension installation section.


Enjoy new AbanteCart 1.3.0 and stay connected

New AbanteCart v1.2.16 is now ready. In this release, we bring a few new features, such as one-page fast checkout, product collections, email templates, local delivery, and others. AbanteCart v1.2.16 also includes a number of improvements and fixes based on customer feedback.

Below are the release notes for version 1.2.16:

Core:

  • PHP v7.4 support
  • Webp image format support
  • Append php call stack into db-driver exception
  • HTML Cache deprecated
  • Improve tax class
  • Add Mustache library
  • Parameter tampering fix: Price manipulation of products
  • Enforce same-origin iframe use only

Control Panel:

  • Additional settings for local business into the store details page
  • Products/categories/brands collections
  • New product review settings and management
  • Stock auto-disable fix
  • Order edits, currency handling on different browsers
  • Bugfix with multi-currency order recalculation
  • Email templates and management
  • Product import bug fix
  • Listing grid icons and CSS updates
  • Set minimal search chars of 2 for ajax chosen
  • mce-editor JavaScript fix
Storefront:
  • Google Recaptcha V3 support
  • Fast one-page checkout
  • improvement validation of parameters for a few methods of catalog/product model.
  • A country without States issue fix
  • Google Tag Management
  • Products/categories/brands collections
Core Extensions:
  • New Fast one page checkout
  • New Local Delivery shipment
  • Stripe added 3d-secure support and library updated
  • COD fixes
  • LiqPay upgrade
  • Realex upgrade
  • Authorize.net update
  • Cardconnect upgrade
  • Payza payment deprecated

Improvements and bug fixes reported on the forum and GitHub.

Where to download AbanteCart 1.2.16? 

AbanteCart v1.2.16 can be downloaded at Github


What about older versions?

Core upgrade from 1.2.15 to new version 1.2.16 is now available.

You can upgrade from admin section clicking on message about upgrade or using abantecart_upgrade_1216 installation key in extension installation section.


Enjoy new AbanteCart 1.2.16 and stay connected

New AbanteCart v1.2.15 is now ready. This release comes with improvements, bug fixes, and payment extension updates.

Below are the release notes for version 1.2.15:

This is unplanned release to provide clarity and better interface for multi-location stock management.
Release includes fixes to multi-location stock management as well

Core:

  • Stock multi-locations support improvement
  • Mysql strict mode improvement (#1236)
  • Added default value for invoice_prefix
  • Add ability to import product option images
  • Added buffering into apdomysql driver
  • Tax order total's calculation order improvement
  • Package manager sql error handle
  • Added Manila zone to location data

Control Panel:

  • Added multi-locations support to order edit page
  • Menu and dashboard display now reflects user permissions
  • Return to stock order edit page corrections.
  • Balance order total now readonly

Storefront:

  • Shopping Cart page fix related to tax included in the price (#1269)
  • Correction to images display for product options in shopping cart and product details pages
  • Listings Out of Stock and Call to Order fixes
  • Availability fix in product details page

Extensions:

  • PayPal express minor fix (#1267)

Improvements and bug fixes reported on the forum and github.

Where to download AbanteCart 1.2.15? 

AbanteCart v1.2.15 can be downloaded at Github


What about older versions?

Core upgrade from 1.2.14 to new version 1.2.15 is now available.

You can upgrade from admin section clicking on message about upgrade or using abantecart_upgrade_1215 installation key in extension installation section.


Enjoy new AbanteCart 1.2.15 and stay connected

New AbanteCart v1.2.14 is now ready. This release comes with improvements, bug fixes, and payment extension updates.

Below are the release notes for version 1.2.14:

Core:

  • Stock multi-locations support for products and options
  • Testing with PHP 7.3 and warnings resolution
  • Testing with MySQL 8.0 and warnings resolution
  • Error backtrace and handling improvement
  • Refactoring related to csrf-tokens and backward compatibility
  • Cache related bug fixes and improvements
  • MySQL driver improvement
  • Fix to get remote IP while server behind Cloudflare or proxy
  • Product sorting cross-site scripting vulnerability fix

Admin:

  • improvement of scheduled tasks running
  • Added column sku into order_products and order_options tables
  • Improve product tags filtering on product create and update
  • Improved UI for switch (on/off) buttons
  • Multi-store custom block content support
  • Product tags improvement
  • Multi-store blocks handling improvement
  • Form Manager fix for checkboxgroup/multiselectbox field type

Storefront:

  • Added product listing layout
  • Manufacturers listing block fix
  • Menu language related bug fix
  • added new data-sources for auto-listing block (manufacturers, featured, bestsellers,latest)
  • Show options specific image for product in the cart and after purchase
  • Set logo container to be fixed width/height
  • Embed mode JavaScript error bug fix.
  • Google Analytics eCommerce tracking fix

Extensions:

  • Deprecated Authorize.net AIM payment and replaced with new one
  • Stripe API and SDK update
  • Fix for partial payment issue with PayPal payment (in case of partial store credit)
  • Resolved issue with PayPal refund with non-default currency.

API:

  • Added subcategories handling to Storefront API

Where to download AbanteCart 1.2.14? 

AbanteCart v1.2.14 can be downloaded at Github


What about older versions?

Core upgrade from 1.2.13 to new version 1.2.14 is now available.

You can upgrade from admin section clicking on message about upgrade or using abantecart_upgrade_1214 installation key in extension installation section.


Enjoy new AbanteCart 1.2.14 and stay connected

New AbanteCart v1.2.13 is now ready. This release comes with improvements, bug fixes, and default extension updates.

Below are the release notes for version 1.2.13:

Core:

  • Testing with PHP 7.2 and warnings resolution
  • ARouter fix related to \0 at the end of route and further improvement
  • cache file driver minor fix
  • sql fix in store_description table
  • improved error handling in response controllers when not found
  • Fix for duplicating images on import
  • PHP files reformating to PSR

Admin:

  • TinyMCE updated to v4.7.10
  • improve SQL error handling in product creation
  • Added save to store ID in case of missing category
  • extension settings saving improvement
  • task modal js-fix related to attempts on fail requests

Storefront:

  • minor fix of product-controller related to "rating" html-field
  • Add activation link resend option
  • Add CSS class to BODY tag to identify pages.

Extensions:

  • PayPal Standard and Express Improvment
  • Avatax integration
  • Fixes in CardConnect
  • Stripe payment update
  • Twilio update
  • Neowize terms and conditions link update
  • Update for encryption extension

Extensions:

  • Add SEO data returned to API
  • Fix for latest product API and currency conversion rounding (rare case)

Where to download AbanteCart 1.2.13? 

AbanteCart 1.2.13 can be downloaded at Github


What about older versions?

Core upgrade from 1.2.12 to new version 1.2.13 is now available.

You can upgrade from admin section clicking on message about upgrade or using abantecart_upgrade_1213 installation key in extension installation section.


Enjoy new AbanteCart 1.2.13 and stay connected

AbanteCart 1.2.12 is now released

New AbanteCart v1.2.12 is now ready. This release comes with minor improvements, JQuery update, and bug fixes.

Below are the release notes for version 1.2.12:

Core:

  • jQuery update
  • AResponse fix related to compression and embed-js
  • cache file driver minor fix

Admin:

  • fixed quantity field in products grid. Now calculation based on option quantity
  • added registration date to customer profile
  • content pages SEO improve
  • coupon grid refine fix

Storefront:

  • localization/country model improvement
  • minor improvement of guest_step_1 page post-data values validation
  • product page tpl js-improvement

Extensions:

  • banktransfer minor js-fix
  • worldpay fix contribution
  • paypal standart improvements
  • paypal express improvements
  • USPS domestic methods improvements

Where to download AbanteCart 1.2.12? 

AbanteCart 1.2.12 can be downloaded at Github


What about older versions?

Core upgrade from 1.2.11 to new version 1.2.12 is now available.

You can upgrade from admin section clicking on message about upgrade or using abantecart_upgrade_1212 installation key in extension installation section.


Enjoy new AbanteCart 1.2.12 and stay connected

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AbanteCart has a new version 1.2.11

New AbanteCart v1.2.11 is now ready. With new version 1.2.11 we introduce CardConnect integration with PCI certified solution, flexible products import wizard, few other integrations updates as well as improvements and fixes requested by users.

Below are the release notes for version 1.2.11:

Core:

  • added new product option type "Label" for display only purpose
  • minor improvement of core/lib/config.php related to cli-mode
  • Added URL into error text when wrong key_param-key_value pair
  • ahtml class fix related to https as plain store url
  • added jpeg warning ignoring via ini_set into AImage class
  • improved ExtensionsAPI class and extension settings page controller
  • added iso_codes for weight and length classes
  • AResource class minor improvement
  • message-info controller minor fix related to hooks-call
  • image url fix related to api-controllers. Now all urls will be without protocol (with // at the begin)
  • Depricate Mcrypt and replace with OpenSSL
  • Added CLI interface to run tasks
  • minor fix of order class

Admin:

  • New import Wizard with automatic and manual data mapping
  • import/export improvements using tasks.
  • import/export added schedule task
  • import/export added logging for import with internal formatted file
  • model/catalog/product fix related to product deletion
  • default weights and length classes now predefined and cannot be deleted
  • ALayoutManager minor improvement
  • updater changes related to extension versions comparison
  • Empty result set fix for listing grids
  • report of purchased products improvement
  • Initial install wizard modal fix

Storefront:

  • Update to stock handling on products and options
  • Google analytics JavaScript improvement
  • New option type "Label" for display only purpose

Extensions:

  • CardConnect new PCI validated payment
  • Update Stripe for PCI validation
  • Banner manager JavaScript fix related to seo url upgrade
  • Fix for MarketPlace price display
  • Royal Mail missing definitions
  • Parcelforce notes update
  • Weight Based shipping text update
  • USPS add help notes
  • UPS and Fedex text corrections
  • Discontinue WorldPay support

Where to download AbanteCart 1.2.11? 

AbanteCart 1.2.11 can be downloaded at Github


What about older versions?

Core upgrade from 1.2.10 to new version 1.2.11 is now available.

You can upgrade from admin section clicking on message about upgrade or using abantecart_upgrade_1211 installation key in extension installation section.


Enjoy new AbanteCart 1.2.11 and stay connected

New AbanteCart v1.2.10 is now ready. With new version 1.2.10 we bring CSRF enforced security, NGINX web server support, Storefront CSS and template improvements and many other updates requested by users.

Below are the release notes for version 1.2.10:

Core:

  • Update to Bootstrap v3.3.7
  • Upgrade to Fontawesome 4.7.0
  • Added support for NGINX web server (nginx.conf.txt)
  • Added csrf token security with backward compatibility
  • Improvement for faster handling with super large products database
  • Large size AImage resizing stability improvement
  • added column sku to order_products and order_options tables
  • Task UI and stability improvements
  • Stability improvement of cache file driver. Added renaming for folder before deleting (locking for write)
  • AMessage improvement. Now update of view-count will not change 'modified' date
  • Add automatic registration of user and customer IDs in mysql session.
  • 2017 Copyright update

Admin:

  • improvement of language_manager and restart of tasks
  • Fix for loading of missing definitions process (error_text fix)
  • Product options handling improvement
  • Illegal string offset 'extensions' warning fix
  • package installer improved. Added charset detection for license.txt
  • Fix of switching to another languages when maintenance mode is enabled

Storefront:

  • Storefront enhanced csrf token security
  • CSS updates and UI improvements in default template
  • Added SKU to Google Analytics ecommerce tracking
  • Added ability to show text message "Inc tax" for products with tax included.

Extensions:

  • Updated payment extension to handle csrf token security

API:

  • Improve add to cart (products bulk add and cart clear)

Thank you for everyone participating in reporting and testing of the issues. Special thanks to Giancarlo Pellegrino from Saarland University, Germany for helping with CSRF.


Where to download AbanteCart 1.2.10? 

AbanteCart 1.2.10 can be downloaded at Github


What about older versions?

Core upgrade from 1.2.9 to new version 1.2.10 is now available.

You can upgrade from admin section clicking on message about upgrade or using abantecart_upgrade_1210 installation key in extension installation section.


Enjoy new AbanteCart 1.2.10 and stay connected