WooCommerce First Data/Authipay Gateway – Maintenance update

First Data/AIB Authipay Gateway for WooCommerce – What’s new

Our First Data/Authipay Gateway has been updated to version 1.2.15.160215. This update brings the following improvements and fixes:

  • Fixed minor warnings in WooCommerce 2.5. The warnings were displayed on the payment page, and they did not affect the checkout process. However, they were unsightly.
  • Dropped support for WooCommerce 1.6. There are virtually no shops running that old version of WooCommerce, therefore we decided to drop compatibility with it.

 

How do I get the new version?

New customers

Simply place your order and you will get the latest version.

Existing customers

You should be able to download the updated file using the link you received with your order. If the link doesn’t work, please contact Support to receive the latest version. Thanks.

Easy Digital Downloads Currency Switcher – EDD 2.5 improvements and backward compatibility

Easy Digital Downloads Currency Switcher – What’s new

Currency Switcher for Easy Digital Downloads has been updated to version 1.4.0.160210. This update brings the following improvements and fixes:

  • Updated requirements. Now the plugin requires Easy Digitial Downloads 2.3 or later.
  • Fixed export of payment history. The total in base currency now shows the correct value.
  • Restored compatibility with EDD 2.4 and earlier. The compatibility was broken due to the changes required to support EDD 2.5.
  • Improved compatibility with EDD Licensing plugin. Fixed issue that would cause the licence upgrade options to be displayed with the incorrect currency symbol.
  • Fixed compatibility issues with EDD 2.5:
    • Fixed display of prices in base currency in `Admin > Payment History` page.
    • Fixed saving of the exchange rate saved with each order.
  • Fix for EDD issue #4523. Added logic to ensure that orders are always loaded in order currency.
  • Removed legacy “exchange_rate” field from order meta.
  • Added new logic to determine the conversion rate from one currency to another. This should prevent rounding issues during conversions.
  • Updated clearfix CSS for better compatibility with 3rd party plugins.

How to get latest version

New customers

Simply order the plugin from the product page and you will get the latest version.

Existing customers

You should be able to download the updated file using the link you received with your order. If the link doesn’t work, please contact Support to receive the latest version. Thanks.

WooCommerce Currency Switcher – WC 2.5 Maintenance Release

WooCommerce Currency Switcher – What’s new

Currency Switcher for WooCommerce has been updated to version 3.9.1.160118. This update brings the following improvements and fixes:

  • Fixed edge condition in handling of variable product prices. The condition caused the “from” price to appear as zero if a variation was set to use a base currency for which no prices were specified.
  • Improved compatibility with WooCommerce 2.5. Added logic to take advantage of the new filter we added to WooCommerce. The filter’s purpose is to ensure the correct calculation of shipping formulas when they depend on cart total.
  • Updated clearfix CSS for better compatibility with 3rd party plugins.
  • Fixed bug in Yahoo Finance exchange rates provider. The bug caused some currency codes to be misinterpreted and prevented the related FX rates from being fetched.

How to get latest version

New customers

Simply place your order and you will get the latest version.

Existing customers

You should be able to download the updated file using the link you received with your order. If the link doesn’t work, please contact Support to receive the latest version. Thanks.

Wholesale Pricing plugin now supports our Currency Switcher for WooCommerce

The Wholesale Plugin joins the multi-currency family

We have been informed by our colleagues at Rymera Web Co that their Wholesale Pricing plugin now includes native support for our popular Currency Switcher for WooCommerce. This means that you will be able to take advantage of the multi-currency features provided by our plugin when setting wholesale prices, making your pricing strategy more flexible than ever.

Your wholesale clients will be pleased to see prices in their own currency, and you will be able to give them tailored offers. Now, that’s fantastic news!

Would you like to help? You can!

If you are a customer, and would like to enjoy the benefits of a multi-currency shop, but you use one or more incompatible plugins, simply contact the plugins’ authors. Let them know how important it is to support multiple currencies, in a global market, and ask them to add support for it in their products. Tell them that they can contact us at any time, and we will help them getting started in no time.

If you are a plugin developer, and would like to make your plugin multi-currency aware, simply get in touch. We will be happy to provide you with instructions, suggestions and examples to get you started. It’s easier than it seems!

Acknowledgements

We would like to thank the Rymera Web Co team for the effort they put in developing the integration with our Currency Switcher for WooCommerce. Having their product join the ever growing family of multi-currency plugins surely involved a lot of work, and it will contribute to strengthen our cause. We are steadily growing, and soon having multiple currencies will become the standard.

Thanks to you all, customers and developers, for your invaluable support and efforts!

The Aelia Team

WooCommerce 2.5 – Product Compatibility Status

WooThemes released WooCommerce 2.5 on the 18th January 2016. We started our testing process with WooCommerce 2.5 Beta1 and repeated it with RC2, to ensure the best possible compatibility with our plugins.

As of today, we haven’t encountered specific issues. We will keep testing new versions of WooCommerce in the next weeks, to check if any change could cause compatibility issues.

Important

It’s important to install WooCommerce 2.5 on a test site first. Check that all installed plugins are working correctly, run some end to end test and verify that all orders are processed correctly. If everything works fine, you can update your live site.

Compatibility status

Currency Switcher

Our WooCommerce Currency Switcher is compatible with WooCommerce 2.5. We recommend to update it to its latest version, 3.9.1.160118, to take advantage of a new filter introduced in WooCommerce. The filter will hook into shipping calculations, to ensure that formulas involving cart totals are processed correctly.

Currency Switcher Add-ons

Tax Display by Country

Compatible. The changes added to WooCommerce 2.5.x should not affect this product.

Prices by Country

Compatible.

Payment Gateways

EU VAT Assistant

Compatible since version 1.5.0.151109.

Blacklister

Compatible. This plugin should not be affected by the changes in WooCommerce 2.5.

It’s our policy to continuously test our products to make sure that any issue which might still exist is found and fixed quickly. Should you find any, please feel free to report it using our support portal: Aelia Support Portal. Thanks for your time and collaboration.

The Aelia Team

Easy Digital Downloads Currency Switcher – EDD 2.5 improvements

Easy Digital Downloads Currency Switcher – What’s new

Currency Switcher for Easy Digital Downloads has been updated to version 1.3.9.160115. This update brings the following improvements and fixes:

  • Rewritten and improved integration with EDD 2.5:
    • Added new logic to load order data in order currency, in Admin section. The latest version of Easy Digital Downloads includes new hooks that make it easier to load the correct data for display in the Admin section. We took advantage of these new hooks to improve the user experience.
    • Fixed bug that prevented the saving of tax totals. Tax totals are now saved in a separate field. We added some extra checks to make sure that these new fields are handled correctly.
    • Fixed display bug that showed the incorrect details in the payment history page. If you enable the “Show order amounts in both order currency and base currency in Payment History” option, which you can find in Downloads > Currency Switcher > Options, the Payment History page will show you the order totals in both the currency in which the order was placed, and the shop’s base currency. A bug due to a change in EDD 2.5 caused the total in base currency to show the wrong figure.

How to get latest version

New customers

Simply order the plugin from the product page and you will get the latest version.

Existing customers

You should be able to download the updated file using the link you received with your order. If the link doesn’t work, please contact Support to receive the latest version. Thanks.