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WooCommerce 4.0: What you can expect and how you can adapt to new changes?
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WooCommerce 4.0: What you can expect and how you can adapt to new changes?

WooCommerce 4.0 was released recently and carries with it some immense enhancements to the way storekeepers can monitor their deals and deal with their stores. We’ll give you the insight on these changes, and how they will improve the experience for you and your customers.

Admin Interface of WooCommerce 4.0:

WooCommerce 4.0 accompanies another WooCommerce administrator interface. Clients will get another dashboard, as good as ever reports, and improved warning experience. Also, clients could now get to new store management devices that would enhance the whole WooCommerce experience.

What makes users more excited?

WooCommerce has in excess of a million dynamic establishments, demonstrating that there is an immense and cheerful network that trusts the module with their online business. Here is the thing that a few clients are stating about how WooCommerce increases the value of their business tasks.

Requirements for WooCommerce 4.0:

  • You need to have WordPress 5.3
  • You need to have WooCommerce 3.6.0 or more prominent (as you are updating a current version).
  • You need to have PHP 5.6.20 version or more noteworthy. PHP 7.2 is the recommended version or more prominent
  • You need to have MySQL rendition 5.0 or more prominent. MySQL 5.6 or more is a suggested version

Action Scheduler 3.0: This is as of now a significant part of the WooCommerce center. In any case, the new form 3.0 uses custom tables to give an extraordinary experience, especially for stores that get various requests/posts in the database.

WooCommerce 4.0Extra Updates:

The new WooCommerce adaptation accompanies extra updates, for example,

  • The enhancedorder edit screen
  • WooCommerce block packages fixes
  • Email dealing with enhancements
  • Optimized system for cash on delivery feature
  • Several new fixes and hooks

Things to look into Before Updating:

Prior to refreshing, recall this is a significant release, and not everything in the release is in practice perfect. We suggest taking the accompanying activities when moving up to WooCommerce 4.0.

Investigate all at present dynamic modules that collaborate with WooCommerce. Ensure that the sum total of what modules have been tried with WooCommerce 4.0 and set apart as good. The modules that may have issues will be appeared in the module list page on the site.

Adaptability with WooCommerce 4.0:

Make an organizing domain, overhaul WooCommerce 4.0 and all modules, and test buy streams and backend management tools. It’s constantly a smart thought to altogether test significant updates. In case you have the WooCommerce Admin include module: uninstall it by means of WP-CLI or through your administrator.

Admin Feature Plugin of WooCommerce:

  • The accompanying WP-CLI order can be utilized to deactivate and erase the module.
  • You can likewise deactivate and erase the WooCommerce Admin module from WP-administrator.

Things to look into After Updating:

  • When you move up to WooCommerce 4.0 you’ll be provoked to refresh the database.
  • The WooCommerce database update notice in the WordPress administrator

You can do this in different ways:

  • By means of the administrator of your site

WooCommerce 4.0WooCommerce Admin:

  • From the administrator of your site you’ll see a brief to refresh (above). You can begin the procedure by clicking on Update WooCommerce Database link. In case you have an enormous number of clients and requests, the chronicled information import for the WooCommerce Admin may take some time.
  • WooCommerce Updating Product Data
  • Notice in the administrator that WooCommerce is preparing information out of sight. You don’t need to keep the setting page noticeable as the procedure will continue running out of sight.
  • WooCommerce Import Historical Data
  • Note: To speed things up, select a shorter time span to import (between 30 – 90 days).


In case you have a bigger site as far as the database, at that point the other choice you can consider is utilizing WP-CLI to refresh the site. Here’s the WP-CLI order:

  • Utilizing the WP-CLI order to refresh the WooCommerce database will be a lot quicker approach to refresh the database to the present adaptation.
  • In any case when you’re set you can browse through your information in the new administrator reports.

Reason to adapt the new changes:

The old revealing interface in WooCommerce was essential. This made it hard for storekeepers to know where their clients were coming from, what items they were purchasing, and what they could do to get more deals. On some huge website’s clients experienced not exactly excellent execution preparing orders and different examination information. The new WooCommerce Admin experience is based on code in WordPress 5.3 to improve announcing inWooCommerce 4.0 and make it increasingly proficient. Get in touch with us!

Hari Patel

Hari Patel

I am the Managing Director of Softqube Technologies Pvt. Ltd., a modern-day digital transformation, design and development service provider. We provide services to businesses of all verticals across the globe. I believe and live by a mission that I help more entrepreneurs to build, launch and grow profitable businesses.