How to migrate to the new VidaXL 2.0 version
Woosa – VidaXL dropshipping for WooCommerce (v2.0.0) is a complete rewritten plugin for Woosa – VidaXL for WooCommerce (v1.4.6), with a lot of new and improved options. Due to this you cannot get v2.0.0 by a regular update but you have to migrate to it manually. Below are the steps on how you can accomplish the migration.
What does this migration involve?
These are all the steps you gotta follow to start using our version 2.0.0 our VidaXL plugin.
- Delete all VidaXL products from your webshop
- Delete all VidaXL categories from your webshop
- Uninstall the old version (1.4.6) of our plugin
- Cancel the current subscription you have for v1.4.6 and purchase a new subscription for v2.0.0
- Install the new version (2.0.0)
- Configure the settings
- Start the synchronization
1. Delete all VidaXL products from your webshop
You have to delete all existing VidaXL products imported on your webshop with v1.4.6. You can do that either manually or by using the plugin option Delete all imported products located at WooCommerce > Settings > VidaXL > Import Products.
NOTE: if there is an active process you have to cancel it to be able to have access to the option Delete all imported products.
2. Delete all VidaXL categories from your webshop
You have to delete all existing VidaXL categories created on your webshop with v1.4.6. You can do this only manually. Go to Products > Categories you have to select all VidaXL categories or select all categories, then use the Bulk action at the top and select Delete and press Apply. every category should be removed now.
NOTE: if you have added non-VidaXL products to these categories, they will be moved to Uncategorized.
3. Uninstall v1.4.6
After all previous steps have been done successfully, go to WooCommerce > Settings > VidaXL > Settings and under Uninstall section check the option Remove Data then click Save changes button. Now go to the Plugins page and deactivate the plugin then you can delete the plugin as well.
4. Cancel the current subscription you have for v1.4.6 and purchase a new subscription for v2.0.0
You have to completely replace v1.4.6 files therefor you need to purchase the new v2.0.0 files. What this means is that you have to cancel your old subscription, the fastest way is to use the following link: https://www.woosa.com/cancel-subscription/. And purchase the new one on: https://www.woosa.com/product/vidaxl-dropshipping-woocommerce-plugin/
5. Install v2.0.0
Download the zip file from My account page and install it on the webshop then activate the plugin. Here is a installation guide https://support.woosa.com/hc/en-us/articles/360005949357-Installation-via-the-website.
6. Configure the settings
v2.0.0 comes with new settings that you have to configure accordingly to your needs such as: Feed Language, Feed Categories
7. Start the synchronization
The last step is to start the synchronization. This can be done at WooCommerce > Settings > VidaXL > Synchronize products.
From now on your webshop will be synchronized automatically with VidaXL based on the selected Feed Language and Feed Categories
- import new products
- update existing products
- delete (or set to draft) products
- update product stock – every 5 minute
- check & update order status – every 12 hours