Hello to Amasty blog readers!

We are happy to present you all the updates that we’ve made in July. This month we’ve continued upgrading our Magento 2 Elastic Search and GDPR extensions and added a rather big variety of new features to our Custom Form for Magento 2.

Read on to see the host of other things.

Magento 2

Magento 2 Custom Form 1.7.0

  • NEW: We introduced a new fields dependency feature. Now it’s possible to have, for example, the date field displayed on the form only if a user selects a specific value in the previous field:

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  • NEW: We added the ability to reply to a customer right from the submitted form page in the Admin panel:

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  • NEW: The ready-made templates for the Feedback, Order Request, Contact and Booking / Reservation forms are now available after the installation.
  • NEW: ‘Rating’ and ‘Country’ input types were introduced.
  • NEW: A new ‘Address’ group of fields was introduced. It allows for adding Address, City, State, Zip Code, Country fields in one click.
  • NEW: We added an auto-response message after the submission of the form.
  • NEW: Now the extension allows you to see the submitted form results and admin answers quantity on the submitted data grid in the backend.
  • NEW: A new ‘Delete’ button was added to the Submitted Data page in the backend.

Magento 2 Out of Stock Notification 1.7.1

  • NEW: Now the extension allows for sending a test notification email from the Out of Stock Notifications grid in the Admin panel.
  • NEW: The plugin now lets a user subscribe for a simple item of a configurable product right on the category page.
  • NEW: A new possibility to notify a merchant about the fact that the inventory is low in stock was added.
  • NEW: Besides, now you can set the plugin to notify an admin user about new clients’ notifications.
  • Minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Order Attributes 3.1.1

  • NEW: We renovated the technical side of the Order Attributes extension. This deep code refactoring makes the module more stable and increases its performance.
  • NEW: We added the ability to include or exclude order attributes from transactional emails.
  • NEW: A new ‘Reindex Order Attributes by Amasty’ notification was added to an invalid index.
  • Also, we enhanced the installation and upgrade scripts, as well as added a possibility to save blank attribute values when editing order attributes.

Magento 2 Elastic Search 1.3.2

  • NEW: We added the ability to create rules to boost the products in the search results for better merchandising.
  • NEW: We added the search by brand pages created with Amasty Shop by Brand extension.
  • NEW: Separate tabs on the Search result page for Category, CMS, Brand and Landing pages were added:

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  • Now if a product has been found in an autocomplete popup it redirects to the product page by ‘Enter’ button click.
  • Now you can set FOLLOW for the catalog search result and advanced search result pages.
  • We improved the compatibility with ElasticSearch 6.3 and Magento 2.2.5
  • Compatibility with Amasty Customer Group Catalog extension was enhanced.

Magento 2 Reward Points 1.6.0

  • NEW: We added a new feature for calculating reward points before/after taxes.
  • NEW: A new ability to award customers with points for buying special products was implemented.

Magento 2 GDPR 1.1.2

  • NEW: We added the ability to manage cookie policy bar.
  • NEW: Now you can disallow optional cookies:

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  • We improved the location detection via GeoIP data and made a number of minor improvements.
  • The compatibility with the 3rd-party checkout extensions was upgraded.
  • Also, we introduced the extension stability and settings enhancement.
  • A number of minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Product Feed 1.6.0

  • NEW: Now 3 new settings that allow for excluding the disabled, not visible and out of stock products are available on the Custom feed:

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  • NEW: We added an easy-to-copy link to the generated feed on the greed.
  • We implemented a stability update while generating a feed.
  • The code was enhanced and minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Special Promotions 2.4.3

  • NEW: We added the ability to read/update/create rules via Magento API.
  • NEW: We implemented a new ability “Each N-th Same Product Discount” to apply a discount for each item added to cart.
  • A number of minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Special Promotions Pro 2.4.3

  • NEW: We added the ability to read/update/create rules via Magento API.
  • NEW: We implemented a new ability “Each N-th Same Product Discount” to apply a discount for each item added to cart.
  • Minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Loyalty Program 2.4.3

  • NEW: We added the ability to read/update/create rules via Magento API.
  • NEW: We implemented a new ability “Each N-th Same Product Discount” to apply a discount for each item added to cart.
  • We introduced a number of minor improvements.

Magento 2 Advanced Search 1.9.2

  • NEW: We added the search by brand pages created with Amasty Shop by Brand extension.
  • NEW: Separate tabs on the Search result page for Category, CMS, Brand and Landing pages were added:

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  • Now if a product has been found in an autocomplete popup it redirects to the product page by ‘Enter’ button click.
  • Now you can set FOLLOW for the catalog search result and advanced search result pages.
  • Also, a total results count was added to the search popup.
  • A number of minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Improved Sorting 2.2.0

  • NEW: Now the extension allows for configuring the sorting options position in the backend to get the ‘Sort by’ list arranged properly on the frontend:

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Magento 2 Product Parts Finder 1.8.3

  • NEW: Now it’s possible to display all the compatible options of the product a customer navigated to after filtering by the finder:

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  • A number of minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Shop by Brand 2.6.5

  • NEW: Now the extension allows you to display or hide Brand Logo on a Product Page via setting the feature in the backend:

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  • We enhanced the dependency of the Show Brand Logo & Image Max Width / Image Max Height settings.
  • We added the searching by brands to our Advanced Search extension.

Magento 2 Improved Layered Navigation 2.8.7

  • NEW: We added a new possibility to hide some options in the State under the ‘More’ button.
  • We enhanced the price filtering based on the price rules, as well as the dependency of the Show Brand Logo & Image Max Width / Image Max Height settings.
  • The compatibility with Amasty XML Google® Sitemap for multistore websites was improved.
  • Now the Submit Filters on Desktop / Submit Filters on Mobile setting is compatible with Varnish Cache.
  • Now the extension allows custom labels for decimal.
  • The searching by brands option was added to the Advanced Search extension.
  • Also, multistore support for group attribute was added.
  • Now the extension allows you to display or hide Brand Logo on a Product Page via setting the feature in the backend.
  • We also improved the compatibility with the Porto theme and default FPC.
  • A number of minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Abandoned Cart Email 1.6.0

  • NEW: We added the ability not to send email to customers who weren’t subscribed to the newsletter. Thus, now the extension is fully GDPR compliant.

Magento 2 RMA 1.2.7

  • NEW: We added the possibility to attach multiple files to an RMA request.
  • Minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 SMTP Email Settings 1.1.0

  • NEW: We added the ability to replace an email sender.
  • The code was enhanced.

Magento 2 Custom Stock Status 1.1.10

  • We added the HTML tag support to the Custom Stock Status plugin.
  • A new variable {qty-threshold} was added to use the native Magento Out Of Stock Threshold setting.
  • We updated the Display Default Stock Status setting name.

Magento 2 Order Archive 1.1.4

  • Now an invoice/shipment, as well as proper invoice/shipment numbers are displayed inside an order archive.
  • Minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Customer Group Catalog 1.5.5

  • We enhanced stability for certain MySQL scenarios.
  • A number of minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Customer Attributes 2.1.24

  • The extension compatibility with 3rd-party plugins was enhanced.
  • A number of minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Multi Warehouse Inventory 1.3.29

  • We reduced the number of requests when detecting the nearest warehouse location.
  • A number of minor improvements and fixes were made.

Magento 2 Customer Segmentation 1.1.1

  • We implemented a new possibility to segment guest purchases.
  • Also, we added the compatibility with order attributes 3.0.0

Magento 2 SEO Toolkit 1.10.4

  • Now you can set FOLLOW for the catalog search result and advanced search result pages.
  • A number of minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Store Locator 1.9.2

  • We improved the location detection via GeoIP data and made a number of minor improvements.

Magento 2 Advanced Permissions 1.3.4

  • We made a stability update and implemented a number of minor improvements.
  • The compatibility with our Mass Product Actions extension was improved.

Magento 2 GeoIP Redirect 1.0.11

  • We improved the location detection via GeoIP data.
  • Minor improvements were made.

Magento 2 Admin Actions Log 1.0.16

  • We improved the location detection via GeoIP data and made a number of minor improvements.

Magento 2 FAQ and Product Questions 2.2.3

  • We improved the compatibility with Varnish Cache and introduced minor upgrades.

Magento 2 Shipping Table Rates 1.4.3

  • We added a possibility to specify City in the table rates and made a number of minor improvements.

Magento 2 Color Swatches Pro 2.5.2

  • We added product page optimization for mobiles and enhanced the configuration page.

 

Magento 1

Product Parts Finder 2.7.0

  • NEW: Now it’s possible to display all the compatible options of the product a customer navigated to after filtering by the finder:

product-parts-finder-magento-compatibility-updates-july

RMA 1.5.3

  • NEW: We added the possibility to attach multiple files to an RMA request.

SMTP Email Settings 1.3.0

  • NEW: We added the ability to replace an email sender.

Custom Stock Status 3.10.5

  • NEW:  A new information section was added. Now you can see the version of the installed extension, available updates, the User Guide link, conflicts and other useful data right on the Configuration page of the module.
  • Also, we made the code refactoring and minor improvements.

Custom Form 1.6.2

  • We added an empty value for the default ‘Choose option’ dropdowns.
  • A new information section was added. Now you can see the version of the installed extension, available updates, the User Guide link, conflicts and other useful data right on the Configuration page of the module.

Customer Attributes 5.6.3

  • The file downloading was enhanced: sanitize filename and checking of value were added.
  • We improved the work stability with 3rd-party OSC.
  • A number of minor improvements were made.

Product Labels 4.1.16

  • We enhanced the labels priority logic for both product and category pages.
  • A number of minor improvements were made.

Google Page Speed Optimizer 1.2.5

  • We added a new functionality that allows for minifying custom JavaScript.
  • Minor improvements were made.

XML Google® Sitemap 1.6.3

  • Compatibility with our FAQ and Product Questions extensions was improved.

Google Invisible reCaptcha 2.1.8

  • Now a special notification will be displayed when invalid Google keys are used.

Blog Pro 2.3.2

  • We improved the compatibility with our Advanced Permissions.

Hide Price 1.10.5

  • Now you can hide the configurable and bundle items price.

Errors Log 2.1.2

  • A new check for the reports directory existence was added.

 

Minor improvements

 

How to get the updates?

You can easily download the updated extensions in your account. If you have any questions regarding module updates, please submit a ticket here, and we’ll quickly help you out.