This version works in Joomla 5 without the compatibility plugin.
The minimum Joomla version is now 3.10.
Version 5.02, 30 November 2023
Fixed: Version 5.01 used a PHP function that is not available on some servers.
Version 5.01, 25 November 2023
Better protection against overlapped processing of gateway return and update requests.
Always create a system log entry when an invoice is created.
Payage invoices can now process application-specific variables.
The billing country, IP country, and payment country are now shown more clearly on the payment detail page.
Version 5.00, 14 November 2023
Payage can now make PDF invoices. Please see the latest user guide for full details.
There are three new layout options.
Version 4.04, 18 October 2023
Fixes for compatibility with Joomla 5.
Version 4.03, 16 October 2023
Fixed a problem with the invoice request page on some servers.
Fixed a problem with updates of Rentalot Plus payments in some cases.
Version 4.02, 2 October 2023
There was a problem with version 4.01.
Version 4.01, 2 October 2023
Most reports now have a product filter.
The sales by country report now includes a map of sales by country.
Support for country code C2, used by PayPal for mainland China.
Improvements to admin compact mode.
Improvements to invoice template validation.
Version 4.00, 31 August 2023
Payage can now generate invoices. Please see the user guide for details.
There's a new way to override the front end CSS. If you have customised the front end CSS, please see the user guide.
Most of the configuration options have moved to a new item on the Payage sub-menu.
There's a new "Compact mode" option for the Joomla 4 admin interface, which is useful on laptops.
API changes: Added item_id and item_description. Please see the developer guide for details.
Version 3.01, 26 June 2023
Minor fix for zero amount payments.
Version 3.00, 13 June 2023
Payage now supports responsive payment buttons and multiple button layouts. Please see the user guide for full details.
Version 2.36, 5 June 2023
A bug in version 2.35 prevented publishing some gateways.
Version 2.35, 1 June 2023
Internal changes to support the new PayPal Checkout gateway.
The payment list now shows the payment country code.
Version 2.34, 6 March 2023
Fixes for deprecation warnings in PHP 8.2.
Version 2.33, 14 January 2023
Fixed a problem saving gateway translations in Joomla 4.
Version 2.32, 4 November 2022
Switch to using jQuery date picker due to issues with the Joomla date picker in some languages.
Version 2.31, 26 October 2022
Two more fixes for warnings in PHP 8.1.
Minor improvements to the payment list page.
Version 2.30, 20 September 2022
Fixes for warnings in PHP 8.1.
Version 2.29, 5 August 2022
Cosmetic improvements in Joomla 4.
Version 2.28, 2 May 2022
Account list re-ordering did not work in Joomla 4.
Don't show the app_name column on the payments list if there is only one app.
Version 2.27, 24 January 2022
There are two new access control settings, "Change payment status" and "Create and edit gateway accounts", allowing better control of user-group permissions.
The calendar chart now works in Joomla 4.
Improved handling of the issues that arise because some payment gateways use country codes and some use country names.
Version 2.26, 8 November 2021
Fix for another "Data too long for column" error in Joomla 4
Version 2.25, 1 November 2021
Increased some data column lengths and more fixes for "Data too long" errors in Joomla 4.
Version 2.24, 27 October 2021
Fix a "Data too long for column" error in Joomla 4 strict SQL mode.
Version 2.23, 8 October 2021
The payment list now has several dynamic columns that only appear if they are needed.
The daily calendar report has been disabled in Joomla 4 due to an unknown conflict. We'll try to reinstate it in a future release.
Some minor internal fixes.
Version 2.22, 25 May 2021
Version 2.21 prevented generation of payment buttons for subsequent payments in Rentalot Plus. Fixed.
Version 2.21, 20 May 2021
Fix for payment file downloads with recent versions of Safari.
Fix for a bug that prevented deletion of payments in the back end.
Version 2.20, 11 March 2021
Payage now has a System Log section where it can store errors or unusual activity. The gateway addons will gradually make use of this.
You can now search the payments list by gateway transaction ID.
Fixes for Joomla 4 Beta 7.
Version 2.19, 9 February 2021
Fix for a PHP Notice error.
Version 2.18, 22 January 2021
You can now export payments from the payment list as a CSV file.
Version 2.17, 24 August 2020
Correct detection of recent versions of Edge browser.
Fixes for Joomla 4 Beta 3.
Version 2.16, 17 June 2020
Fixes for Joomla 4 Beta 1.
A history entry is now logged when the component calls the application's update function.
There is a new API call, Set_App_Transaction_Id().
Version 2.15, 24 April 2020
Fixes for PHP 7.4.
Version 2.14, 23 March 2020
A new chart, the Daily Sales Calendar.
The Sales by Region report now includes a pie chart.
Australia added to the Sales by Region report.
Version 2.13, 27 November 2019
The about page now handles input of the Plugin transaction ID for the Joomla update system.
Version 2.12, 29 April 2019
Now only super-users can access the gateway configuration pages.
Fix for the payment list not correctly showing names with accented characters.
Version 2.11, 19 February 2019
Fixes for Joomla 4 Alpha 6.
Cosmetic fixes for Joomla 3.
Version 2.10, 10 December 2018
Fixes for Joomla 4 Alpha 5.
Version 2.09, 19 July 2018
Payments can now be anonymised after a configured number of days.
Some changes required to support the Mollie payment gateway in Joomla 4.
Version 2.08, 11 February 2018
Now works with Joomla 4.00 (Alpha 2).
Minimum Joomla version is now 3.7.0.
You can now set the ordering of your payment buttons.
There is a new report: Sales by Region.
The total fees and tax were incorrectly calculated on the Sales by Item report, this has been fixed.
Version 2.07, 6 August 2017
Support for crypto-currencies, i.e. Bitcoin and others.
The list of unconfirmed payments is now available from the main menu.
Version 2.06, 15 June 2017
This is a security release in response to the findings of one of the Joomla hack teams. Although there was never any danger to your site, we have fixed the issue highlighted and recommend that all users update to the latest version.
Version 2.05, 2 June 2017
Some minor cosmetic improvements and fixes.
Re-coding of deprecated Joomla functions, in preparation for future Joomla versions. The minimum Joomla version required is now 3.4.8.
Version 2.04, 14 March 2017
Occasionally, PayPal misses off some of the parameters from the return URL and notify URL. Payage can now recover from this problem, provided you also upgrade to version 1.10 of the PayPal gateway addon.
There is now a button (on the payment list page) that allows you to see unconfirmed payment records.
Version 2.03, 4 January 2017
Fixed a bug that would prevent the reports from retrieving data on some systems.
Version 2.02, 9 December 2016
Added five new reports.
The payment list now has from and to dates instead of the preset date ranges.
Version 2.01, 16 November 2016
Supports the Joomla Update System. Joomla will notify you of new releases, and you can install them with a single click in the Extensions Update Manager. Once you install this new version of the component, you will automatically receive updates for the Component, Gateway Addons and the Payage Plugin. You do not need to re-install or update the addons or the plugin.
Payage now has a sidebar menu.
Version 2.00, 9 October 2016
Joomla 2.5 is no longer supported.
Payage now has built-in multi-language support, so there is no longer any need to use Falang to translate the account texts on multi-language sites (although you can continue to use Falang if you wish).
The account description field now accepts HTML.
The About page now shows the version status of Curl and OpenSSL.
Version 1.09, 8 March 2015
Payage now accepts payments amounts of zero. This enables zero-deposit bookings in Rentalot Plus using the Offline gateway.
Version 1.08, 3 February 2015
A minor internal change to support the new Payage Plugin.
Version 1.07, 28 January 2015
A minor internal change required to support the WorldPay gateway.
Version 1.06, 18 December 2014
The version packaged with all our gateways is no longer available. You now have to install the Payage component followed by the gateway addons you require.
The test view has been removed from the Payage component and is now a separate component.
Payage now records the buyers IP address with the payment details.
The payment detail screen can now show details of multiple gateway messages.
Version 1.05, 30 November 2014
The Pay button icons and text can now be translated using Falang.
Version 1.04, 25 November 2014
The PayPal interface has been changed to force connection using the TLS protocol. On the 3rd of December, PayPal will disable support for SSLv3. After this date, most servers should automatically negotiate a TLS connection, however, this change may be required for continued operation on some servers.
Version 1.03, 26 August 2014
Added the Barclaycard ePDQ gateway.
Version 1.02, 13 May 2014
Fees were not correctly calculated for offline payments.
Also a code fix for an error generated in PHP versions older than 5.3.