Version 7.9.0 Release Notes
Release Type: General Availability
Release Date: 8th January 2020
Distribution Types: Full and Via Automatic Updater
- 1 Version History
- 2 Download
- 3 Upgrade Process
- 4 Release Notes
- 5 Deprecation & Removal Notices
- 6 Library Updates
- 7 New Documentation
- 8 Template Changes
- 9 Changelog
|7.9.2||Maintenance||19th February 2020|
|7.9.1||Maintenance||13th January 2020|
|7.9.0||General Availability||8th January 2020|
|7.9.0||RC 1||12th December 2019|
|7.9.0||Beta 1||26th November 2019|
Download the latest version of WHMCS from https://download.whmcs.com/
If you are running WHMCS 7.0 or later, you can use the built-in Automatic Update utility.
Simply navigate to Utilities > Update WHMCS to begin the process.
For more information about updating, please refer to the Automatic Updater documentation.
Usage billing allows you to setup products which contain variable priced items. These items are calculated at the time of invoicing based on usage data provided to WHMCS by the product's provisioning module. Learn more...
PayPal Checkout with Smart Payment Buttons provides a simplified, faster checkout experience. It gives customers the ability to Checkout with PayPal which has been shown to result in higher conversions, and provides access to contextual payment options related to a customer region and device for for increased convenience and conversions. Learn more...
New eWAY Secure Fields
eWAY’s Secure Fields is a native and fully tokenized API solution. When using Secure Fields, eWAY handles all sensitive card data input, significantly reducing your PCI footprint.
GoCardless now supports USD currency and ACH payments. Optional display name value can be specified, otherwise no additional configurations are necessary.
Stripe ACH & SEPA
Our Stripe integration now supports bank direct debit payments in both the US and Euro Zone with support for ACH and SEPA. Learn more...
SiteLock VPN via MarketConnect
Start reselling VPN security services from Sitelock with MarketConnect. Offer your customers a high speed, secure, and easy to use VPN service with instant setup and supports for all major platforms. Learn more...
Deprecation & Removal Notices
The PayPal Express Checkout module is no longer distributed with WHMCS. Existing installations of that module will not be removed on upgrade at this time. WHMCS recommends using the new PayPal Checkout module which provides the Smart Payment Buttons Checkout Experience.
The following libraries have been updated or removed:
- stripe/stripe-php: 6.40.0 to 6.43.1
The following new documentation pages are available:
- PayPal Checkout
- SiteLock VPN via MarketConnect
- Stripe ACH
- Stripe SEPA
- Domain Renewals Maximum Term Enforcement
- Conditional Requirements for Additional Domain Fields
For a list of changed files and a graphical view of the exact changes, please refer to the Github repo's below.
The following link provides a comparison of changes between 7.8.3 and 7.9: https://github.com/WHMCS/templates-six/compare/v7.8.3-release.1...v7.9.2-release.1
Standard Cart Order Form
The following link provides a comparison of changes between 7.8.3 and 7.9: https://github.com/WHMCS/orderforms-standard_cart/compare/v7.8.3-release.1...v7.9.2-release.1