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Update existing products

If you enable merging in the settings page of the woocommerce csv importer you can update existing products. This short video explains how to accomplish that. We will create a basic products and update the price and stock.

Jetpack causes import error

Jetpack & Wordfence Jetpack or any other security plugin sometime causes the “something went wrong” error during import. “The woocommerce CSV importer breaks down a CSV in smaller parts and handles them one by one. This may lead to multiple requests in a short period of time. Security plugins sometimes block incoming requests if they reach some…

Compatible extension to import into woocommerce

On github i am creating a list of all plugins and extensions from other parties that are compatible with the importer. You can find the list here: https://github.com/allaerd/supported-plugins. If you have plugins that you want me to check, mail me zip file and i’ll try to check it out as soon as possible. Plugins that…

Skip products importing into Woocommerce

Skipping products during import can be rather handy when you do not want all products to be imported. I have written a little add-on that checks if a SKU already exists and if it’s not found, it will skip the line instead of create a new product.If the SKU of the product is present, the…

Import WooCommerce pre-order

In my m=github account there is an extra add-on for importing the fields assosiated with the pre-order extension. The pre-order plugin can be found here. Easily setup pre-orders in your store so customers can order products before they are available. You can automatically or manually release and fill the orders when you’re ready and let…

Import comments into woocommerce

For one of my customers i wrote a little plugin that imports comments and attach them to the right product. You can find it on github. It takes a simple CSV file as input with the columns: sku approved comment stars callname lastname

Github repository for add-ons

During the last few years i made a lot of custom add-ons for multiple reasons. I will try to store them all in my github repository found here. For now the put on trash add-on is stored there and many new will follow. If you have written your own add-ons and want to share them,…

Release version 3

Soon version 3.0.0 of the free importer and add-ons will arrive. Release notes: Multiple headers Speed optimisation Add-on overview screen Extra feedback during import Complete rebuild It is very important that you make sure your add-ons are version 3.0.1 or higher. Download the latest version in your account page. A lot of new functionality are…