Change Log

Our documentation is continually updated with new topics, clarifications, and corrections to existing content. Learn more about new features, major updates, and releases, organized by month and year. Check back every now and then to see what’s new!

June 2019

Type Description
Product Release

25 June, 2019

Magento Commerce, 2.3.2

New Topics

Address Search

Manually Verify and Claim a URL (Google Shopping ads)

Channels (Google Shopping ads)

Updated Topics
Unclaiming a Claimed URL (Google Shopping ads) Clarified language for "claiming" vs "linking" and moved topic to Managing Google Accounts section.
Store Integration Updated notes to add that primary log-in credentials for Amazon are needed for Amazon Shopping Channel integration.
Verifying the Google API Key Updated the steps and screen shots to include the new logging configuration option.
Verifying the Google API Key Updated the screen shot to include the new Channels section.
Customer Engagement Replaced the Marketing Automation page with a new Customer Engagement page for dotdigital Engagement Cloud reporting. Includes configuration, manual sync, reset, and more options for reporting on features and performance.
Checkout Options
Checkout
Updated information for the Checkout options to include the new Address Search feature.
UPS
Shipping Methods
Updated UPS configuration information for the United Parcel Service XML as the default account type.

If you choose to create a new UPS Standard account type (scheduled for deprecation), HTTPS is now the default for the URL.

Coupon Codes
Actions Control
Export
Added information about support for asynchronous operations in the Admin for coupon code generation, mass product updates, and data export.
Google reCAPTCHA Updated install information. Google reCAPTCHA is installed with v2.3.2, including options for PayPal Payflow Pro.
PayPal Payflow Pro Added section for adding Google reCAPTCHA for Payflow Pro.
Magento Shipping Updated supported countries and carriers.

May 2019

Type Description
Product Release

10 May, 2019 - Amazon Sales Channel 2.0

April 2019

Type Description
Product Release

30 April, 2019 - Google Shopping ads Channel 1.0

26 April, 2019 - Amazon Sales Channel 1.0 Beta

New Sections

Google Shopping ads Channel

Amazon Sales Channel

New Topics

Rotating Dynamic Blocks

Dynamic Blocks in Price Rules

Engagement Cloud

Setting Up Engagement Cloud

Account Details

API User

Transactional Email Users

Create a Campaign

Import Your Contacts

Schedule a Campaign

Automate a Campaign

Exclusion Rules

Security

2FA

Google reCAPTCHA

Updated Topics

Google Settings for GDPR

Moved this topic from the Getting Started/Industry Compliance section to Marketing/Google Tools.
GDPR Compliance Added “Best Practice” checklist.
dotmailer Engagement Cloud by dotdigital now replaces dotmailer.
Setting up Amazon Pay Added configuration option for multi-currency.
Amazon Pay Added release information for Amazon Pay including multi-currency and Klarna support.
Shipping Partners Updated screenshots.
Locations Updated screenshots, steps, and minor editing.
Packaging Updated screenshot and added missing step for create new packaging.
Cookie Reference Updated cookie details with additional information.
Shipping Methods Added deprecation notice for HTTP support for United Parcel Service gateway URL and specified change of system value to HTTPS. Updated some field description content and screen images for UPS.

Important! Merchants must replace "http" with "https" for the www.ups.com/using/services/rave/qcostcgi.cgi gateway URL.

UPS Added end-of-support notice for HTTP support for the United Parcel Service Gateway URL and specified change of system value to HTTPS. Updated screen images for UPS.

Important! Merchants must replace "http" with "https" for the www.ups.com/using/services/rave/qcostcgi.cgi gateway URL.

Import/Export Tax Rates Updated link to the Avalara tax rate tables.

March 2019

Type Description
Product Release

26 March, 2019

Magento Commerce, 2.3.1

Page Builder, 1.0

New Sections

Page Builder

New Topics

Resizing Product Images

Authorize.Net

Authorize.Net (configuration)

Keyboard Accessibility

Click & Collect

Collection Points

Shipment Workflow

Canceling a Shipment

Updated Topics

Customer Configuration

(Configuration Reference) In the Create New Account Options section, corrected the field description for Generate Human-Friendly Customer ID.

Google reCAPTCHA

Added entry for Payflow Pro for Google reCAPTCHA during checkout. This option is available in v2.3.2.

To add this option for v2.3.0 and 2.3.1, see Magento KB PayPal Payflow Pro active carding activity.

CAPTCHA

Added entry for Payflow Pro for CAPTCHA during checkout. This option is available in v2.3.2.

To add this option for v2.3.0 and 2.3.1, see Magento KB PayPal Payflow Pro active carding activity.

Elasticsearch Updated for Elasticsearch 6.x support. Elasticsearch 5.x and 2.x are deprecated.

Filterable Attributes

Note added to Use in Layered Navigation option to better detail how it affects price filtering in the storefront. Updated screenshots.

Action Logs

Updated content for configuring and using Action Logs.

Action Log Report

Updated content, added instructions for filtering and exporting.

Admin Sign In

Updated login information, autocomplete, and added links for CAPTCHA, reCAPTCHA, and Two-Factor Authentication.

Creating accounts

Updated instructions and images for creating accounts.

Address Book

Updated instructions and options for creating and managing accounts, new filtering, and more.

Account Dashboard

Updated instructions and options for creating and managing accounts, new filtering, and more.

Managing Customer Accounts

Updated instructions and new options for creating and managing accounts, new filtering, and more.

Create a Cart Price Rule Added Is Active toggle to enable/disable rules.
Create a Catalog Price Rule Added Is Active toggle to enable/disable rules.
Address Attributes Added information for Alphanumeric with Spaces Input Validation option, updates screenshots and instructions.
Authorize.Net Direct Post (Deprecated) Added information for deprecated payment method.
Authorize.Net Direct Post (Deprecated) (Configuration) Added information for deprecated payment method.
Configuring Wishlist Added field for Show in Sidebar to show/hide wishlists.
Wishlist (Configuration) Added field for Show in Sidebar to show/hide wishlists.
Magento Shipping Updated notes and information for supporting 17 countries.
Shipping Partners Added information about new supported countries and initial carrier support limited to DHL Express.
Vertex Added release notes for Vertex Cloud integration. Updates include new delivery terms, performance enhancements, caching, and more.
Configuring Magento Added updates for configuration options including Vertex tax links, delivery terms (or shipping terms), logging options, and more.
Test the Configuration Added Vertex troubleshooting and caching information.
Tax (Configuration) Added updates for all Vertex updates.
Customer Experience Added information for Click & Collect and Collection Points storefront experiences.
Batches Updated information and added content on domestic shipments only.
Creating a Batch Updated instructions and added Batch Fulfillment Rule.
Creating a Shipment Added information for carrier-specific packaging, Origin Location default values, and Pre-fill Package and Weights.
Locations Added information for Default Location.
Shipping Methods (Configuration) Updated field information for all Magento Shipping additions.

February 2019

Type Description
New Topics

Configuring Distance Priority Algorithm

Configuring Source Priority Algorithm

Updated Topics
Authorize.Net Direct Post Added deprecation notice for Authorize.Net MD5 Hash to be replaced by SHA-512 Signature Key. Updated image and field description with additional links from Authorize.Net.

Important! Merchants must replace the MD5 Hash with a SHA-512 Signature Key to continue processing payments by the posted dates at Authorize.net.

Authorize.Net Direct Post (Configuration) Added deprecation notice for Authorize.Net MD5 Hash to be replaced by SHA-512 Signature Key. Updated image and field description with additional links from Authorize.Net.
Inventory (Configuration) Added sections for Distance Priority Algorithm and updated descriptions.
Configure Global Options Added note for Distance Priority Algorithm.
About Source Selection Algorithm and Reservations Added information for the Distance Priority Algorithm and updated information for Source Priority Algorithm.

December 2018

Type Description
Updated Topics
Index Management Added best practices, mode details, manual index instructions, screenshots, and additional information links.
Cache Management Added best practices, screenshots, and additional information links.
Setup Wizard Added note for flushing caches and reindexing.
Module Manager Added note for flushing caches and reindexing.
Extension Manager Added note for flushing caches and reindexing.

System Upgrade

Added note for flushing caches and reindexing.
Backups Added deprecation notice and enable feature information.
System Added deprecation notice and enable feature information for Backups.

November 2018

Type Description
Product Release

28 November, 2018

Magento Commerce, 2.3.0

Multi Source Inventory (MSI), 1.0

New Topics About Order Status and Reservation
Updated Topics
Catalog (Configuration) Updated and added fields and screenshots for Catalog Search options.
MySQL Updated information and added features for configuring MySQL as a search engine.
Elasticsearch Updated information and added features for configuring Elasticsearch and Elasticsearch 5.0+ as a search engine.
Content Management (Configuration) Added option descriptions.
Catalog (Configuration) Allow Dynamic Media URLs in Products and Categories has been removed, and combined with Allow Dynamic Media URLs configuration setting. Updated screenshot.
Dynamic Media URLs Updated instructions for using dynamic URLs for media.
Content Management (Configuration) Added option for newly supported TinyMCE 4 editor for CMS content in WYSIWYG options.
Configuring the Editor Added configuration information for TinyMCE 4.
Using the Editor Added TinyMCE 4 information for using the new editor.
Google API (Configuration) Added and updated descriptions for fields.
Google Tag Manager Updated Google instructions for configuring Google Tag Manager.
Checkout (Configuration) Added field and information for the Checkout option Show Cross-sell Items in the Shopping Cart.
Cross-sells Added note about hiding and showing cross-sells in the shopping cart.
Themes Added filtering for themes and screenshot.
Installation Updated all information and links for system requirements and installation instructions.
Customer Groups Updated menu location for option, moved to Customers from Stores. Updated screenshots. Add filtering information.
Security Best Practices Updated linked and added information for securing and troubleshooting your Magento Admin.
Amazon Pay Logs Updated content for accessing Amazon Pay logs.

October 2018

Type Description
Product Release

October, 2018

Magento Commerce, 2.3.0 Beta

Multi Source Inventory (MSI), 1.0 Beta

New Sections

Managing Inventory

Updated Topics
Product Reports Added Inventory Management content for Low Stock report.
Simple Product Added Inventory Management information for quantities and Multi Source.
Configurable Product Added Inventory Management information for quantities and Multi Source.
Grouped Product Added Inventory Management information for quantities and Multi Source.
Virtual Product Added Inventory Management information for quantities and Multi Source.
Downloadable Product Added Inventory Management information for quantities and Multi Source.
Issuing a Credit Memo Added Inventory Management information for creating credit memos and Multi Source.
Inventory (Configuration) Updated screenshots and information for Inventory Management setting changes.
Magento Extensions Adding information on MSI and Inventory Management.
Customer Groups Updated menu location for option, moved to Customers from Stores. Updated screenshots. Add filtering information.
Filterable Attributes Note added to Step 1, item 3 explaining the Position field will be grayed out until the attribute is saved.
Product Attributes Note added to Storefront Properties > Position explaining the Position field will be grayed out until the attribute is saved.
Google API Updated Google Adwords screen shot and description with new Send Order Currency field.
Product Scope Added information on permissions required for editing and assigning products to select or all sites.
Customer Configuration Updated the Name and Address screen shots and field descriptions.
Name and Address Options Updates screen shots and field descriptions.
Cache Management Added Compiled_Config cache for cache management, information on restricting and allowing cache actions, and recommendations.
Product Alerts Added image for product and price alerts in the Admin.