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Solidres for Joomla 2.8.0 released

We are happy to announce the release of Solidres for Joomla 2.8.0, this is the first major release in 2019 with a lot of new features, improvements and bug fixes. In addition to that we also release new versions for commercial plugins and modules, detailed change log can be found below:

Solidres for Joomla 2.8.0

  • New Master/Slave mode for room type
  • Integrate refund functionality into Payment History
  • Media manager: refactored code base, removed plupload library
  • Add button to quickly generate random coupon code
  • Reservation list view: add “View customer profile” and “View customer’s other reservations” buttons
  • Reservation list view: allow searching reservations using payment transaction ID (support multiple transaction Id per reservation)
  • Add new static advertised price for room type, to be used with Room Types module
  • Rearrange the configuration screen for better and more logical organization.
  • Add Panama’s states into sample data
  • Upgrade Font Awesome to v4.7.0
  • Refactor some layout and email layout to reduce code duplication
  • Add warning for old template overrides
  • Add new feature to store the customer’s chosen language in front end and use it for further email communication
  • Reservation list view: show reserved room list (only applied for new reservations after upgraded)
  • Terms change: ‘asset’ is changed to ‘property’, ‘complex tariff’ is changed to ‘rate plan’
  • Improve Joomla 4 support
  • Add new drop down layout for Currency module
  • Fix translation issues in various places
  • Show extra item with charge type “Percentage of room daily rate” in step 1
  • Fix several duplicate query that affect system performance
  • Consolidate date format across multiple views
  • Change the default thumbnails sizes to prevent thumbnails are being blocked by some browser ad-block addon
  • Fix issue that selecting extra items in back end reservation creation does not automatically update the prices
  • Fix some deprecated errors in latest Joomla version
  • Fix incorrect currency code during saving reservation in some scenarios
  • Fix incorrect captcha checking in front end hub partner dashboard
  • Show total cost in pricing summary in reservation step 2 “Guest info & Payment”
  • Fix a potential upgrade error since v2.7.0
  • Add confirmation email field for reservation step 2 “Guest info & Payment”
  • Add Total Paid line item in email to avoid confusing
  • Show customer full name in reservation completion message
  • Payment history: automatically update the main reservation’s payment status when Due amount = 0
  • Fix issue that can not amend discount amount in backend reservation edit form
  • Fix rounding issue for price calculation in backend
  • Remove unused Disclaimer field for property

Hub 1.9.0

  • Add custom field support for subscription form
  • Fix some missing fields for front end room type edit form
  • Fix incorrect translation for field Country in menu creation screen
  • Fix some Joomla deprecated warnings
  • Fix issue that wish list can not be deleted
  • Move field FilterByDistance back to Hub plugin
  • Fix incorrect option for filter by distance
  • Fix incorrect suffix for displaying tariff in front end hub searching
  • Fix some display issue with Joomla 4
  • Auto add user to partner for free subscription level

Experience 1.3.0

  • Private experience: now you can configure an experience as Private, when guest book a private experience, it will become unavailable, regardless of the remaining slots.
  • New media manager for Experience to support Hub functionality better.
  • Add support for ‘ordering’, now you can drag and drop experience in back end to change the default ordering
  • Experience language association: this feature allows you to create different experiences for different languages, when guest choose a language in front end, they can only see all experiences in the selected language only. It is useful if you want to offer different experiences for different languages.
  • Re-organized reservation list view and remove all tabs in reservation edit view, make it showed in one page only.
  • Add support for FB messenger and Whatsapp links
  • Add new button to quickly generate coupon code
  • Add confirmation email field for front end book form
  • Auto select time slot by default
  • Add new Privacy Policy field
  • Fix experience book date issue when searching for date range
  • Fix custom field loading in emails
  • Exp reservation list view: now it is possible to search by transaction ID
  • Improve usability by adding hint text in various screens and re-organize some views
  • Fix some performance issue
  • Fix issue that make adult = 0 when choosing time slot in front end book form
  • Exp list view: filter by partner is not remembered
  • Fix search tool clear button which reset the ordering incorrectly
  • Fix some Joomla deprecated warnings
  • Exp reservation edit form: fix offline’s payment data does not show
  • Fix overbooking issue in field participants

Experience Book Form 0.1.0

  • This is the new module to show experience book form in front end

Advanced Extra 0.6.0

  • New charge type: Early arrival (percent of daily rate)
  • Fix incorrect calculation for extra with charge type “Percentage of room’s daily rate”

Currency 0.4.0

  • Fix ECB exchange source link
  • Add German (de-DE) translation

Custom Field 1.0.0

  • Add custom field support for room form in step 1
  • Add custom field access level
  • Add custom field description
  • Add new ability to load custom field in specific language
  • Add support for email confirmation field
  • Fix field’s placeholder does not displayed in backend
  • Fix radio button does not display in front end

Discount 0.7.0

  • Add new discount type (for property): Free X last night and Free X cheapest night
  • Add new discount restrictions by arrival days or stay days
  • Add support for Experience plugin
  • Fix some typo in en-GB translation

Dompdf 1.0.0

  • Initial release

Authorize.net (Experience) 0.2.0

  • Fix missing payment history title
  • Fix incorrect currency checkbox

Experience Invoice & PDF 0.8.0

  • Replace built-in DomPDF with external DomPDF plugin
  • Fix .htaccess restriction rules for supporting both Apache 2.2 and 2.4

Experience List 0.7.0

  • Fix performance issue
  • Fix duplicated element Id issue when publishing multiple module instances
  • Add prefix “From” to price listing in Experience List module

PayPal Pro (Experience) 0.3.0

  • Fix missing payment history title
  • Fix warning: value of OrderDescription element has been truncated

Housekeeping 0.3.0

  • Add ability to export reports as PDF & Excel format.
  • Display checkin & checkout in list view
  • Replace built-in DomPDF with the external DomPDF plugin

ICal 0.8.0

  • Add ability to import iCal automatically via cron job
  • Fix iCal import sync issue with Channel Manager plugin
  • Add German (de-DE) translation
  • Fix some translation in exported iCal file

Invoice & PDF 1.2.0

  • Registration card
  • Support new DomPDF plugin
  • Refactor email and invoice layout to reduce code duplication
  • Each property now has its own invoice number sequences
  • Fix missing adult number in invoice

Rescode 0.4.1

  • Fix Error 1062: duplicate entry ‘’ for key ‘code_UNIQUE’

Statistics 1.5.0

  • Add new dashboard builder so that admin can customize the dashboard the way they want
  • Apply new style for dashboard
  • Move the calendar into separated menu item
  • Fix responsive issue with navbar
  • Fix performance issue
  • Fix calendar refresh issue

Users 2.2.0

  • Fix 403 error in menu My Profile
  • Move some code related to loading custom field to Custom Field plugin
  • Fix old status system is still being used

Offline 0.9.1

  • Improve validation for field card expiry date

Authorize.net 0.6.1

  • Improve validation for field card expiry date

Stream 0.4.0

  • Add support for the new Checkin/out button
  • Add German (de-DE) translation
  • Update Russian (ru-RU) translation

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Update notes

  • Check our documentation for more details about upgrade notes
  • Make sure that you install Dompdf plugin as it is required for all PDF functionality since v2.8.0. Old Tcpdf is unsupported now.

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