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Version Release Date Action
v1.5.6.3 April 15, 2014 [ Download ]
v1.5.6.2 April 10, 2014 [ Download ]
v1.5.6.1 January 7, 2014 [ Download ]
v1.5.6 July 25, 2013 [ Download ]
v1.5.5.1 January 22, 2013 [ Download ]
v1.5.4.1 August 18, 2012 [ Download ]
v1.5.4 August 16, 2012 [ Download ]


Bugs fixed

Image manager issue where the thumbnails failed to load
PayPal Express totals calculation, fixed incorrect variable names
Fixed report for coupons to search the history table instead for start/end filters


Allow arrays to be written to the log file
Check uploaded files for php content, reduce the risk of image files containing php and running on insecure servers

View the change log here:


Updates to the PayPal Express module to fix some issues during checkout.

Changed UTF-8 helper file to new code and updated the installer to check for iconv function or mbstring extension.

More info including commit links can be found in the change log:


MySQLi database support available at install.

Minor patches - please see GitHub commits for more info.


Paypal Pro Iframe / Payflow Pro iFrame
PayPal Express Checkout

Amazon Payments

OpenBay Pro


set the language class back tot he old style to avoid compatibility problems with extensions
add the load method for language back to the loader class
fixed an issue with deleting categories


A problem was found with the encryption class that stopped files being decrypt, paypal and moneybookers from working correctly

To upgrade from 1.5.4 you only need to replace the system > library > encryption.php file



View Customers Online
Searchable fields like isbn, upc, eam, etc..
Updated the doctype to html5
Update (AIM) for Shipping information
Added salt columns for better security
Using mCrypt for better encryption security (now requires PHP mcrypt extension).
better image re-sizing. if an images is the correct size it won;t be re-sized.

Show stock warning only if enabled for individuals products.
Sending mail to customers fails when SSL enabled
Delete address from address book fix
customer_blacklist IPv6 fix
Use default PNG compression level of 6

A full list of fixes you can be found here:

A full list of changes can be found here:

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