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WooCommerce Multilingual 4.2 is a minor release addressing specific compatibility issues with other WooCommerce extensions, performance issues (especially for the back-end) and bug fixes.

Compatibility and Functionality

  • Added the ability to translate Sensei plugin’s custom post type «Questions».
  • Added the ability to translate serialized custom fields in the Translation Editor.
  • Fixed an issue with payment method title not displaying in emails sent using Mollie Payment’s payment processor.
  • Show an admin notice for environments in which switching the language or currency on the front-end, could corrupt the shopping cart contents.

Installer 1.8

This version includes a new version of the WPML Installer, that allows you to use different channels for getting updates for all WPML and Toolset products: production, beta or development.

WooCommerce 3.1 and WordPress 4.8

WooCommerce Multilingual 4.2 works and has been tested with the most recent versions of WordPress and WooCommerce.


  • When selecting the currency layer provider for automatic exchange rate, the API KEY filter was not visible.
  • The multi-currency component made the admin dashboard page loading unnecessarily slow.
  • Variations with custom attributes could not be duplicated as translations.
  • A fatal error occurred when using old WordPress versions (before 4.4.0). This was caused by the non-existence of rest_get_url_prefix in those versions.
  • The admin orders page was loading slower than necessary.
  • A PHP fatal error was occurring when using the Adventure Tours extension.
  • A product add-on was added to the cart morethann once in combination with the WooCommerce Bookings plugin.
  • For translated products, the product variation names were displayed in an old format (before WooCommerce 3.0).
  • The prices in the secondary currencies, for products in secondary languages, were incorrect when products were read via the REST API.
  • CSS for the currency switcher was loaded even if the multi-currency was not enabled.
  • Fixed a JavaScript error on the shop page.
  • It was not possible to use the «Clear Cart» feature if only AJAX cookies were enabled in WPML.
  • WooCommerce Product Bundles: Bundled items filtering by variation was not synced with translations.
  • Bookings maximum availability value was changing after adding a bookable product to the shopping cart few times.
  • In some cases the option to prompt for a confirmation about resetting the shopping cart when switching the language was not working.
  • The variation names were, sometimes, displayed in the wrong language on the Orders page, on the back-end.

Getting the update

You should receive this update automatically to the WordPress admin. You can also download WooCommerce Multilingual from the WordPress plugins directory.

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