iSenseLabs Weekly 113: What's New in Your OpenCart Extensions

It's finally here and completely free! The mighty new Square Payments for OpenCart!

The team at Square and iSenseLabs worked together to create a powerful integration with the popular payment method and it's now better than ever.

Here are the highlights...

  • Fully integrated Apple Pay (Configured Out-of-the-box)
  • Square Catalog & Inventory Sync
  • Automated Refunds & Re-Stocks
  • Automatic Currency Conversion
  • Accurate Square Order Reports

Grab the updates now for free! A big thanks to Square for the partnership!

OpenCart Extension Development & Update
 

New OpenCart Extension Updates Released:


Square 3.1 | Download for OpenCart 3.0.x

Square Payments for OpenCart Free

 What's New 

  • Catalog Sync. The extension can now upload your OpenCart products to the Square Items Library. OpenCart is always the source of truth.
  • Inventory Sync. The extension can modify your OpenCart product quantities based on the Square Inventories. Square is always the source of truth for inventories.
  • Itemized Refunds and Re-Stocks. You can now issue refunds for individual items in your order. At the time of refunding, you can also re-stock refunded items.
  • On-Demand Sync. Typically Inventory and Catalog Sync run in specified intervals. With On-Demand Sync you can decide when to trigger Catalog and Inventory Sync.
  • Apple Pay supported out-of-the-box. No need to do any additional setup. Just update and you are good to go! Note that Apple Pay is available only on Apple devices.
  • Automatically convert the transaction amount to the Square location currency. The conversion is made based on the OpenCart currency values.
  • Square orders now contain all of your OpenCart line items. This allows for more accurate reporting in your Square Dashboard.
  • A Square security icon can be displayed in the credit card form in checkout.
  • A quick-access link to the Square extension has been added to the Admin > Extensions menu.
  • Webhooks. Configure webhooks to receive inventory updates from the Square dashboard.
  • Push inventory changes to Square in case of purchases/refunds from within OpenCart on other payment extensions.

 What's Improved 

  • Introduce Journal3 template files.
  • List only Square locations capable of credit card processing.
  • Allow changing of merchant accounts, preserving the transactions of the previous accounts.
  • Better Settings UI showing only the most necessary data.
  • Product edit page warning in case you have enabled Inventory Sync.

 What's Fixed 

  • On Journal2, there were cases when an error in the credit card form was making the page unresponsive.
  • On some checkout systems, the checkout button was not working.

 What's Cleaned 

  • Customer phone is no longer passed to Square.
  • Sandbox mode is now completely removed. You can test credit cards via 2-stage checkout (Authorize + Capture).

Square 2.1 | Download for OpenCart 2.x

Square Payments for OpenCart Free

 What's New 

  • Catalog Sync. The extension can now upload your OpenCart products to the Square Items Library. OpenCart is always the source of truth.
  • Inventory Sync. The extension can modify your OpenCart product quantities based on the Square Inventories. Square is always the source of truth for inventories.
  • Itemized Refunds and Re-Stocks. You can now issue refunds for individual items in your order. At the time of refunding, you can also re-stock refunded items.
  • On-Demand Sync. Typically Inventory and Catalog Sync run in specified intervals. With On-Demand Sync you can decide when to trigger Catalog and Inventory Sync.
  • Apple Pay supported out-of-the-box. No need to do any additional setup. Just update and you are good to go! Note that Apple Pay is available only on Apple devices.
  • Automatically convert the transaction amount to the Square location currency. The conversion is made based on the OpenCart currency values.
  • Square orders now contain all of your OpenCart line items. This allows for more accurate reporting in your Square Dashboard.
  • A Square security icon can be displayed in the credit card form in checkout.
  •  A quick-access link to the Square extension has been added to the Admin > Extensions menu.
  • Webhooks. Configure webhooks to receive inventory updates from the Square dashboard.
  • Push inventory changes to Square in case of purchases/refunds from within OpenCart on other payment extensions.

 What's Improved 

  • Introduce Journal3 template files.
  • List only Square locations capable of credit card processing.
  • Allow changing of merchant accounts, preserving the transactions of the previous accounts.
  • Better Settings UI showing only the most necessary data.
  • Product edit page warning in case you have enabled Inventory Sync.
  • The modification file has been removed in OpenCart 2.3.x and it has been fully superseded by the OpenCart 2.3.x event system. In OpenCart 2.0.x - 2.1.x, some modifications have been moved to the event system, wherever possible.

 What's Fixed 

  • On Journal2, there were cases when an error in the credit card form was making the page unresponsive.
  • On some checkout systems, the checkout button was not working.

 What's Cleaned 

  • Customer phone is no longer passed to Square.
  • Sandbox mode is now completely removed. You can test credit cards via 2-stage checkout (Authorize + Capture).

Square 1.1 | Download for OpenCart 1.5.x

Square Payments for OpenCart Free

 What's New 

  • Catalog Sync. The extension can now upload your OpenCart products to the Square Items Library. OpenCart is always the source of truth.
  • Inventory Sync. The extension can modify your OpenCart product quantities based on the Square Inventories. Square is always the source of truth for inventories.
  • Itemized Refunds and Re-Stocks. You can now issue refunds for individual items in your order. At the time of refunding, you can also re-stock refunded items.
  • On-Demand Sync. Typically Inventory and Catalog Sync run in specified intervals. With On-Demand Sync you can decide when to trigger Catalog and Inventory Sync.
  • Apple Pay supported out-of-the-box. No need to do any additional setup. Just update and you are good to go! Note that Apple Pay is available only on Apple devices.
  • Automatically convert the transaction amount to the Square location currency. The conversion is made based on the OpenCart currency values.
  • Square orders now contain all of your OpenCart line items. This allows for more accurate reporting in your Square Dashboard.
  • A Square security icon can be displayed in the credit card form in checkout.
  • Webhooks. Configure webhooks to receive inventory updates from the Square dashboard.
  • Push inventory changes to Square in case of purchases/refunds from within OpenCart on other payment extensions.

 What's Improved 

  • List only Square locations capable of credit card processing.
  • Allow changing of merchant accounts, preserving the transactions of the previous accounts.
  • Better Settings UI showing only the most necessary data.
  • Product edit page warning in case you have enabled Inventory Sync.

 What's Fixed 

  • On Journal2, there were cases when an error in the credit card form was making the page unresponsive.
  • On some checkout systems, the checkout button was not working.

 What's Cleaned 

  • Customer phone is no longer passed to Square.
  • Sandbox mode is now completely removed. You can test credit cards via 2-stage checkout (Authorize + Capture).

Yotpo 2.3 & 3.3 | Download for OpenCart 2.x - 3.x

 What's Improved 

  • Journal3 Compatibility.

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