Version 01.05.00

We are excited to announce the newest version of Hotcakes Commerce! The latest release includes major improvements as well as bug fixes. Download it here

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  • 8980 –Product Grid Module – Add option to select a view to the module settings:
    • Allow for the specification of views to displaythe output of the product grid module. This allows the user to customize how the products are displayed by themodule.
  • 10751 –Role Based Products
    • The functionality allows a merchant to specifyone or more products to only be available to specific groups of visitors on asite. The enables the merchant to target specific customers, vendors, partners, and others differently.
  • 11045 –Allow Purchase of License
    • Enhancement made to the presentation for licensepurchase
  • 11824 –Avalara – Refactor refunds (returns) to properly reflect taxation
    • Implemented functionality to provide data to theAvalara control panel for partial or full refunds.
  • 11969 –Add ability to change the quantity of products in the cart
    • Users are now allowed to update products fromwithin the cart with a specific quantity amount.
  • 11970 –Consolidate HCC Standard & HCC Social
    • Hotcakes Standard and Social are now a singleedition utilizing the same code base
  • 12114 –Excel Order Export: List customer details in separate columns
    • The excel order export now allows users to showeach piece of customer contact information within its own column
  • 12159 –Make sure USPS observes dimensions and weight when choosing packaging
  • 12184 – Removedability to bundles a product into itself
    • Removing this functionality alleviates potentialstack overflow errors.

Bug Fixes

  • 7162 –Automatically set the quantity to minimal quantity available
  • 7248 –Handling Fee Amount hint is missing
  • 8211 –Rename “Add (Remove) Sample Products” to “Add (Remove) Sample Products andCategories”
  • 8380 –Changing country on Setup Wizard page clears the selected Logo Path
  • 10707 –Scrolling is missed on UPS shipping method page on the Setup Wizard
  • 10982 –Additional Images edit page are missing filenames
  • 11798 –Localization: cloning of product works incorrectly in multi-language setup
  • 11804 –Localized default value of text product type property cannot be viewed on Edit Product page
  • 11870 –Cannot Remove US options from Shipping Zones
  • 11966 – UpgradedHCC sites with imported products can have broken category views
  • 12051 –Order payment status is not updated after order items quantity was changed byadministrator
  • 12052 –Customer code submitted to Avalara can use different properties
  • 12062 –Check for and prevent exception when no product images exist
  • 12082 –Different number of fields for entering address in user’s Address Book on adminand on store
  • 12138 –Ogone Payment Gateway: Not possible to place order in case order number is>=1000
  • 12182 –After removing all sample products button “Remove Sample Products andCategories” is still displayed
  • 12197 –Cannot add more than 22 OptionItems to an Option
  • 12205 –Volume Discounts Not Properly Calculated with Multiple Conditions
  • 12218 –Avalara: Shipping Tax Item have to be equal to Shipping Method Name
  • 12219 –Discount is not sent to Avalara
  • 12222 –My Orders Doesn’t Show Downloadable Files
  • 12224 –Incorrect Shipping Address for Non-Shipping Product
  • 12241 –Unable to select any choice of bundled product when bundle is added on Admin
  • 12283 –Html options doesn’t work correctly after localization changes
  • 12288 –Inactive products can still be viewed and added to the cart
  • 12349 –Error occurs when viewing uploaded file
  • 12357 –Possible to upload multiple files to product though it is not allowed
  • 12456 –Choice file upload does not allow change uploaded file
  • 12458 –Export/Import change upload file choice to dropdown choice

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