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Let your customers place pre-orders on items that are not yet available, but much anticipated. The extension introduces custom stock status and allows to manage orders that contain both regular items and pre-orders.
Pre-Orders extension for Magento EE does the following:
- Allows to label the products as Pre-Order items;
- Works for all product types simple, configurable, virtual, bundle and grouped products;
- Admin can label products as: No Pre-Order, Limited or Unlimited Quantity Pre-Order;
- Allows to define the Product Availability Date and displays it on the product page of a Pre-Order item;
- Replaces the “Buy Now” with “Pre-order” on the product;
- Lets shoppers place a Pre-Order and pay for the item in advance;
- Handles the purchase of regular and pre-order goods during one session;
- Automatically notifies the shopper upon the product status being changed from “Pre-Order” to “Available;
- Admin can specify a custom stock status;
- Adds "Processing Pre-Order" and "Pending Pre-Order" to order statuses.
+ stands for new feature added
* stands for bugfix
August 22, 2014 (ver. 10.1.0)+ Replaces the “Add to Cart” button with “Pre-Order” for simple pre-order products on product lists (category pages);
+ Allows to offer a pre-order option for out-of-stock products;
+ Admin can restrict simultaneous purchase of a pre-order item and regular product;
+ Pre-order status changes if an order contains both pre-order and regular items;
+ Rewrites compatibility with AITOC vBulletin Integration, AITOC Multi-Location Inventory extensions;
August 7, 2014 (ver. 10.0.40)+ The extension is compatible with Magento Enterprise Edition 188.8.131.52
* Fixed the issue with shipping pre-order items in Magento EE 1.13+
June 18, 2014 (ver. 10.0.39)+ AITOC Rewrite system compatibility fix.
May 27, 2014 (ver. 10.0.38)+ For more flexibility AITOC Rewrite system is now disabled by default but can be enabled fully or partially.
April 9, 2014 (ver. 10.0.37)* Fixed the issue with "Add to cart" button not changed to "Pre-Order" when pre-order option of configurable product is selected.
February 3, 2014 (ver. 10.0.36)* Fixed the issue with re-indexing Pre-Order statuses when there are more than 20000 orders in the store;
December 6, 2013 (ver. 10.0.34)* Compatibility issue with Custom Order Number Pro is fixed;
December 6, 2013 (ver. 10.0.33)* Fixed the issue with Pre-Order products link available for download;
November 4, 2013 (ver. 10.0.32)* Compatibility issue with Multi-Location Inventory is fixed;
October 29, 2013 (ver. 10.0.31)+ The extension is compatible with Magento Enterprise Edition 184.108.40.206
July 4, 2013 (ver. 10.0.31)* Fixed the issue when a bundle product with fixed price has a pre-order item;
June 12, 2013 (ver. 10.0.30)+ The extension is compatible with Magento Enterprise Edition 220.127.116.11
May 16, 2013 (ver. 10.0.30)* Compatibility issue with Multi-Location Inventory is fixed;
April 4, 2013 (ver. 10.0.29)* Fixed the issue with changing "Add to cart" button to "Pre-Order";
March 29, 2013 (ver. 10.0.28)* Fixed the issue with Pre-Order Note duplication;
March 12, 2013 (ver. 10.0.27)+ Updated German language pack;
February 4, 2013 (ver. 10.0.26)* Fixed the issue with incorrect displaying of reports for orders with "Processing Pre-Order" and "Processing" status;
December 11, 2012 (ver. 10.0.25)* Fixed the issue with setting Pre-Order item to out of stock when Pre-Order product qty becomes zero;
November 27, 2012 (ver. 10.0.24)* Fixed the locale issue;
+ Pre-Order Note is now can be set per store;
November 16, 2012 (ver. 10.0.23)* 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. 10.0.22)* Fixed the Pre-Order note displaying issue;
November 2, 2012 (ver. 10.0.21)* Fixed the issue with "availability" status on product reviews page;
October 9, 2012 (ver. 10.0.20)* Fixed the issue with notifications not sent when purchased Pre-Order item becomes available;
+ The extension is compatible with Magento Enterprise Edition 18.104.22.168
September 18, 2012 (ver. 10.0.19)* The issue with the "Add to cart" does not change to "Pre Order" for the configurables is fixed;
June 29, 2012 (ver. 10.0.18)+ The extension is compatible with ShipWorks Shipping Software ver. 2.9 and ver. 3.0;
May 17, 2012 (ver. 10.0.17)+ The extension is compatible with Magento Enterprise Edition 22.214.171.124
* Fixed the issue with order status change after making product as Pre-Order again;
* Fixed the design issue in configurable products on store front;
April 18, 2012 (ver. 10.0.16)* Fixed the issue with incorrect order status when shipment is created;
April 3, 2012 (ver. 10.0.15)* Сompatibility fix with Google shopping;
March 22, 2012 (ver. 10.0.14)+ The extension is compatible with Magento Enterprise Edition 126.96.36.199
February 22, 2012 (ver. 10.0.14)* Fixed the issue when simple pre-order product is a part of bundle product;
November 14, 2011 (ver. 10.0.12)* Fixed the issue with shipping the pre-order items;
November 14, 2011 (ver. 10.0.11)* Fixed the critical observer.php bug in ver. 10.0.10;
November 3, 2011 (ver. 10.0.10)* Fixed the issue with cron when pre-order is used;
September 30, 2011 (ver. 10.0.9)* Fixed the issue with incorrect displaying configurable product statuses;
* Fixed the issue with displaying out of stock option of configurable product as pre-order;
September 22, 2011 (ver. 10.0.8)* Fixed the issue with order (with pre-order product) status changing;
September 8, 2011 (ver. 10.0.7)+ The extension is compatible with Magento Enterprise Edition 188.8.131.52
August 31, 2011 (ver. 10.0.6)* Fixed the issue with global config setting for pre-order;
August 15, 2011 (ver. 10.0.5)* Fixed the bug with pre-order products missing if admin URL is different from default;
August 8, 2011 (ver. 10.0.4)* Fixed the issue with incorrect change of order status;
* Fixed the issue with shipping/invoicing bundle product;
July 18, 2011 (ver. 10.0.3)* Fixed the issue with IE8
July 6, 2011 (ver. 10.0.2)+ Advanced Language Pack for the extension added:
All extension interfaces are translated into these languages;
May 20, 2011 (ver. 10.0.0)+ The extension is compatible with Magento Enterprise Edition 184.108.40.206 - 220.127.116.11
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RatingReview by Djinncomics (Posted on 11/20/14)
There was a problem with the pre-order button to automatically switch from add to pre-oder on out of stock but after i send an email to the support team they fix it on the next patch that took 2 week to get.
I test it and it work very well. Nice job done with this product and very helpfull for my needs.
Thank, will buy another add-on from you soon
RatingReview by Charlie (Posted on 11/14/14)
I am using your extension on Magento 1.8,
Its working as expected but I am not getting email notification when product stock is updated.
Is there any other configuration setting to get email notification.
RESPONSE FROM AITOC: Hi, thank you for choosung our module. Please submit a support ticket. You can do it in the support tab http://www.aitoc.com/en/magentomods_pre_order.html#support_tab
RatingReview by Keith (Posted on 6/19/14)
This is an easy to use product that makes managing pre-orders very easy. I would have given it a 5 star rating if there was a setting to allow me to chose if an order with both pre-order items and in stock items was set to a Pre-Order or Processing status.
If you need support with it, they have some of the best support I've seen in many years. I was online when they started processing a trouble ticket (I was upgrading from their old license system to the new one, not an issue with the product) I opened. They emailed me back and forth real time to help me solve the initial issue and a couple that I created during the process. It's hard to find support like this these days.
RatingReview by Andreas (Posted on 9/23/13)
Great extension. First I miss some individual functions, but the great support add them.
RatingReview by Bjarne Øverli (Posted on 7/4/13)
Great product and great support. Found a bug, but Aitoc fixed this within a couple of hours.
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
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