WooCommerce 7.7 Beta 1 Released

Beta 1 for the May 9, 2023 release of WooCommerce is now available for testing! You can either download it directly from WordPress.org or install our WooCommerce Beta Tester Plugin.

Highlights

Since the release of 7.6.0, the following changes have been made:

  • Multichannel Marketing is out of beta and it is now the default experience when you visit the Marketing page
  • Update WooCommerce Blocks to 10.0.1

For the complete list, view the changelog in the readme for this release.

Actions and Filters

Three new filters are added

FilterDescription

woocommerce_disable_rest_api_access_log
This filter enables the exclusion of the most recent access time from being logged for REST API calls.[Source]

wc_help_tip
Filter the help tip.[Source]

woocommerce_add_message
Filter wc_print_notice output [Source]

Database Changes

There is a database change.

Remove the multichannel marketing feature flag and options. This feature is now enabled by default.

[Source]

Template Changes

The following files have template changes:

  • plugins/woocommerce/templates/checkout/form-pay.php
  • plugins/woocommerce/templates/checkout/payment.php
  • plugins/woocommerce/templates/loop/no-products-found.php
  • plugins/woocommerce/templates/myaccount/downloads.php
  • plugins/woocommerce/templates/myaccount/form-add-payment-method.php
  • plugins/woocommerce/templates/myaccount/orders.php
  • plugins/woocommerce/templates/myaccount/payment-methods.php
  • plugins/woocommerce/templates/order/order-details.php

Release Schedule

We’re still on track for our planned May 9 release.

VersionRelease
Release Candidate May 2, 2023
Final Release May 9, 2023

Testing

If you’d like to dive in and help test this new release, our handy WooCommerce Beta Tester plugin allows you to switch between beta versions and release candidates. You can also download the release from WordPress.org.

A set of testing instructions has been published on our Wiki page in GitHub. We’ve also posted a helpful writeup on beta testing to help get you started.

If you discover any bugs during the testing process, please let us know by logging a report in GitHub.

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