Joomla 2.5 and 3.x versions
|5.03||4 October 2014||Automatic generation of customer invoices
Added a new report: Monthly Sales Summary
Fixed browser detection for IE11+
Toolbar buttons re-ordered to be more consistent with standard Joomla components
|5.02||22 July 2014||Fixed the Terms and Conditions feature, broken since version 5.00.
Added a 15 minute timeout on the payment confirmation page.
Added a Save As Copy button on the product editor.
|5.01||21 April 2014||Fixed a bug, introduced in version 5.00, that prevented transactions being created in the back end.|
|5.00||5 April 2014||MediaShop now uses Payage to manage its payments and payment gateways. Payage is our free Joomla component dedicated to the management of payments and payment gateways. If you are upgrading from a previous release of MediaShop you must install Payage before upgrading to this release, and you will need to configure your payment gateway account(s) in Payage as your MediaShop payment accounts will no longer be active.|
|4.00||22 January 2014||Joomla 1.5, 1.6 and 1.7 are no longer supported.
MooTools is no longer used and no longer loaded.
Several new transaction search options.
New product type of "Separator".
Automatially logs a notes entry if the expiry date or number of downloads are changed by admin.
Sends an email to the configured admin email address if a front-end download fails.
Can now select a price and price option when creating a transaction in the back end.
Joomla 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 2.5 and 3.x versions
|3.27||27 November 2013||Verified on Joomla 3.2. No changes were required but the installer no longer gives the "not tested on this release of Joomla" warning.|
|3.26||27 September 2013||The plugin now has many more options (see the user guide).
The Product Group view no longer has its "number of columns" parameter, but has a new option to not show the group price (see the user guide).
The entire product should now work well on responsive sites, please let us know about any issues.
Buy and download buttons now have different classes so that they can be styled differently.
|3.25||7 May 2013||Verified on Joomla version 3.1|
|3.24||5 April 2013||There is now an Article Plugin for MediaShop. Please see the latest user guide for more details.|
|3.23||24 March 2013||Bug fix: Did not send email to customer when a pending payment completed (broken since version 3.15)
Can now search by date on the transaction list (YYYY-MM or YYYY-MM-DD)
Price terms text can now be fully customised (see the latest user guide)
Buy button can now be positioned above or below the product description in single product and simple views
|3.22||28 January 2013||Improved handling and styling of html buttons on the front end.
If Terms and Conditions are used, buttons are now disabled instead of being hidden.
Products now have descriptive text that is shown on the paid download page
The monthly sales chart now shows daily averages instead of monthly totals, and includes the current month.
|3.21||23 January 2013||Fixed a bug in the install script, introduced in version 3.20 - a hard coded reference to the jos_mediashop_config database table. This would cause installation to fail on sites with database prefixes other than jos_.|
|3.20||10 January 2013||Full support for FaLang and JoomFish for multi-language sites
Text configuration now uses the wysiwyg editor
Fixed a bug with saving prices greater than 1,000
Fixed a bug that caused version 3.19 to not work properly on MySql versions older than 5.5
|3.19||1 December 2012||Fixed the PayPal test button, which got broken recently by a change to the expected error code returned by PayPal.
Fix for download validity periods of more than 38 years, which previously did not work correctly.
|3.18||19 November 2012||Now compatible with Joomla 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 2.5 and 3.0.|
Joomla 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 2.5 versions
|3.17||8 August 2012||Fixed a bug that caused purchase confirmation emails not to be sent in some cases.
Fix for a recent and unexpected change in the PayPal Sandbox that prevented payment verification. At this time it is unknown whether this change will eventually be applied to the PayPal live environment.
|3.16||31 July 2012||Fixed a potential security flaw present in versions 3.12, 3.13 and 3.15. Users of these versions should upgrade. Details of the issue are available on request to registered users of the affected versions.
Fixed a minor bug that caused transaction IP addresses to be updated incorrectly.
Buy buttons now have class="mediashop_buy_button" instead of style="vertical-align: top"
The sales line graph now excludes the current month
|3.15||23 April 2012||Improved file picker, now used for selecting product files as well as icons
Fixed a bug in pagination of the group product membership list view
Product lists now have product name filter
Product list now has a direct link to product group members
Transactions, products, and reports now all have separate filters and sort parameters
Download directory can now be relative to the site base
New transaction list frequency of "Last 7 days" (now the default)
Transaction list can now search by IP address
Transaction search now searches all dates regardless of filters
New chart: Total monthly sales line chart
Sales Totals by Month and Day reports now have selectable ordering
Manage Accounts has moved to Configuration
Now works with PHP Strict Standards checking enabled
|3.13||18 January 2012||Now compatible with Joomla 1.5, 1.6, 1.7 and 2.5
Emails to customers are now html so can now include formatting, links, etc.
When you send an email manually in the back end, you can now see and edit it before it is sent.
Image paths are now stored in the database relative to the site (although absolute paths are still allowed).
Joomla 1.5, 1.6, 1.7 versions
|3.12||4 November 2011||MediaShop now uses the PayPal IPN interface (as well as PDT). This means that even if users fail to return to your site after paying, MediaShop will still record the transaction and will still send the email to the customer with their download link. This means that it is now safe to enable "PayPal account optional" and allow customers to use PayPal to pay by debit or credit card without a PayPal account.
Completion of pending PayPal transactions (typically eCheques) are now handled automatically using notifications from the PayPal IPN interface.
There is now a separate text message for customers paying by pending transactions, which is much more friendly and professional.
Added a new product statistics report in the back end.
Moneybookers are re-branding to Skrill and all references in MediaShop have now been changed accordingly.
Added a simple CSS editor in the back end.
|3.11||16 October 2011||Added the German translation|
|3.10||27 July 2011||Bug fix: Back end charts did not work in Joomla 1.7|
|3.09||20 July 2011||Several changes for compatibility with Joomla 1.7
Fixed image picker bug in Joomla 1.6
Correctly detect Chrome browser as Chrome, not Safari
Joomla 1.5 and 1.6 versions
|3.08||21 June 2011||Simple and single item view now support read more links and plugins
Terms and Conditions now shown in a popup window where possible
Download using "listbox and single button" configuration option now works properly again (it was broken in the last few versions)
Financial reports now only include transactions in status success, pending, or revoked. not failed or refunded
New button picker in the back end
|3.07||30 April 2011||Fixed: Group membership icons on the group member list were not showing up in Joomla 1.6|
|3.06||18 April 2011||Fixed a hard coded reference to the table jos_mediashop_groups, which fails on sites that don't use the jos_ prefix|
|3.05||17 April 2011||Fixed a small bug introduced in yesterday's emergency release. Product images not displayed properly on back end product list.|
|3.04||16 April 2011||Fix for toolbar buttons not working on Joomla 1.6.2
Added a new front end view to enable users to recover lost download links
|3.03||14 April 2011||Added test buttons on the PayPal and Moneybookers account screens, to help with setting up and verifying accounts.
Fixed a problem with the bar charts not working in Joomla 1.6 on some servers.
Added many more mime types to better support downloading of obscure file types.
|3.02||4 April 2011||Six new currencies.
Improved file selection list in product screen.
Products can now be archived.
Transactions can now be set to Failed (useful for pending transactions that fail to complete)
|3.01||1 April 2011||Fixed an error when using the Save (1.6) or Apply (1.5) button when editing a transaction.|
|3.00||29 March 2011||Now packaged as a "hybrid" version that installs and works equally well in Joomla 1.5 and 1.6.
Product descriptions can now include plugins, for example photo galleries or media players.
A link to a Terms & Conditions article can be specified, which must be agreed prior to purchase.
All reports and charts have two new reporting periods, last 28 days and last 12 months.
All reports and charts now have date period titles.
The Sales Totals by Month report now has grand totals and grand averages.
The Popular products pie chart has two new options, hits and downloads.
A new pie chart shows the relative popularity of the various product price options .
The Transaction list screen now defaults to showing only the last 28 days.
The Transaction list screen shows the buyer name if available.
The Transaction list screen can now filter by price option.
There is now a choice of currency formats.
The front end MediaShop style sheet can now be over-ridden by placing a file with the same name in the current template directory. See the user guide for details.
Css style usage has been updated to be consistent with Joomla 1.6 conventions.
Fixed a bug in the ordering control of the list screens.
|2.02||4 March 2011||Products can now have icons, which are optionally shown on all sales and download views
Fixed a bug in the "Sales Totals by Month" report where there is more than one year's data
|2.01||18 February 2011||Fix for sites that use database prefix other than jos_|
|2.00||26 September 2010||A huge number of enhancements and new features.|
|1.00||14 July 2010||First public release
If you are using version 1.xx, please upgrade