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- Enables Admin to label products as available for Pre-Orders;
- Allows the following Pre-Order options for products: No Pre-Order, Limited or Unlimited Quantity Pre-Order;
- Admin can specify the Product Availability Date that would be displayed on the page of a product available for Pre-Ordering;
- Displays “Pre-order” button instead of “Buy Now” on the product page of an item available for Pre-Order;
- Enables your customers to place a Pre-Order and pay for the item in advance;
- Makes it possible for customer to buy available goods and Pre-Order items during one session;
- Enables Admin to process the orders that contain both purchases and Pre-Orders;
- Regular purchase proceeds as usual, and pre-ordered item is shipped when the stock status is changed to Available;
- Sends automatic notifications to customers who placed Pre-Orders when the product status is changed to Available;
- Enables Admin to specify a custom stock status;
- Adds “Pending Pre-Order” and “Processing Pre-Order” to order statuses;
- Enables Admin to easily search for placed Pre-Orders with Filtering by Order Status;
- Comes with a User Manual;
- The extension's functionality code is 100% Open Source.
Please note that Pre-Orders extension allows charging only once, and charges will be made at the time pre-order is placed. It is up to you, and by no means limited by the extension functionality, to set the price for Pre-Order lower, higher, or the same as for the product when it is available.
Also please mind that in some states and countries it might be illegal to charge before the product is in stock. Please check if it is legal for the location where you operate before using this extension.
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+ stands for new feature added
* stands for bugfix
May 15, 2013 (ver. 1.1.34)* Compatibility issue with Multi-Location Inventory is fixed;
March 29, 2013 (ver. 1.1.33)* Fixed the issue with Pre-Order Note duplication;
March 12, 2013 (ver. 1.1.32)+ Updated German language pack;
February 4, 2013 (ver. 1.1.31)* Fixed the issue with incorrect displaying of reports for orders with "Processing Pre-Order" and "Processing" status;
December 11, 2012 (ver. 1.1.30)* Fixed the issue with setting Pre-Order item to out of stock when Pre-Order product qty becomes zero;
November 27, 2012 (ver. 1.1.29)* Fixed the locale issue;
+ Pre-Order Note is now can be set per store;
November 16, 2012 (ver. 1.1.28)* Fixed the issue with "Add to cart" button not changed to "Pre Order" when pre-order notice exists (configurable product only);
November 12, 2012 (ver. 1.1.27)* Fixed the Pre-Order note displaying issue;
November 2, 2012 (ver. 1.1.26)* Fixed the issue with "availability" status on product reviews page;
October 9, 2012 (ver. 1.1.25)* Fixed the issue with notifications not sent when purchased Pre-Order item becomes available;
September 18, 2012 (ver. 1.1.24)* The issue with the "Add to cart" does not change to "Pre Order" for the configurables is fixed;
July 9, 2012 (ver. 1.1.23)+ The extension is compatible with Magento 220.127.116.11
June 28, 2012 (ver. 1.1.23)+ The extension is compatible with ShipWorks Shipping Software ver. 2.9 and ver. 3.0;
June 25, 2012 (ver. 1.1.22)+ The extension is compatible with Magento 18.104.22.168
May 17, 2012 (ver. 1.1.22)* Fixed the issue with order status change after making product as Pre-Order again;
April 25, 2012 (ver. 1.1.21)+ The extension is compatible with Magento 22.214.171.124
April 18, 2012 (ver. 1.1.21)* Fixed the issue with incorrect order status when shipment is created;
April 3, 2012 (ver. 1.1.20)* Сompatibility fix with Google shopping;
February 22, 2012 (ver. 1.1.19)* Fixed the issue when simple pre-order product is a part of bundle product;
February 16, 2012 (ver. 1.1.17)+ The extension is compatible with Magento 126.96.36.199
November 14, 2011 (ver. 1.1.17)* Fixed the issue with shipping the pre-order items;
November 14, 2011 (ver. 1.1.16)* Fixed the critical observer.php bug in ver. 1.1.15;
November 3, 2011 (ver. 1.1.15)* Fixed the issue with cron when pre-order is used;
October 24, 2011 (ver. 1.1.14)+ The extension is compatible with Magento 188.8.131.52
September 28, 2011 (ver. 1.1.14)* Fixed the issue with incorrect displaying configurable product statuses;
September 23, 2011 (ver. 1.1.13)* Fixed the issue with displaying out of stock option of configurable product as pre-order;
September 22, 2011 (ver. 1.1.12)* Fixed the issue with order (with pre-order product) status changing;
August 31, 2011 (ver. 1.1.11)* Fixed the issue with global config setting for pre-order;
August 22, 2011 (ver. 1.1.10)+ The extension is compatible with Magento 184.108.40.206
August 15, 2011 (ver. 1.1.10)* Fixed the bug with pre-order products missing if admin URL is different from default;
August 8, 2011 (ver. 1.1.9)* Fixed the issue with incorrect change of order status;
* Fixed the issue with shipping/invoicing bundle product;
July 18, 2011 (ver. 1.1.8)* Fixed the issue with IE8
July 6, 2011 (ver. 1.1.7)+ Advanced Language Pack for the extension added:
All extension interfaces are translated into these languages;
June 16, 2011 (ver. 1.1.6)* Some minor bugfix
April 28, 2011 (ver. 1.1.5)+ The extension is compatible with Magento 220.127.116.11
April 18, 2011 (ver. 1.1.5* Fixed displaying the number of products in search results;
March 18, 2011 (ver. 1.1.4)* Fixed compatibility issue with Multi-Location Inventory;
17 February 2011 (ver. 1.1.3)+ The extension is compatible with Magento 1.5.0.x
4 January 2011 (ver 1.1.2)* Fixed the error that happened when the default status of order is not custom set.
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RatingReview by Paul Matthews (Posted on 3/26/13)
Great product, great support . There was a minor issue relating to layout and AITOC applied a custom fix within a day
RatingReview by Mark (Posted on 11/27/12)
AITOC rocks! Fantastic customer service and great modules! I recommend them highly.
RatingReview by Jordy van Overeem (Posted on 11/6/12)
This extension works great for my needs! I've a store with online cd game keys. So we've allot and often pre-orders.
Extension is flexible and easy to use. In the beginning there was a small problem, but AITOC helped me out fast and very good.
RatingReview by jpcs (Posted on 9/7/11)
great module and service