Aurum release notes

Aurum is constantly being updated with new features, bug fixes, and adjustments. Here is a full listing of changelog information.

 

Version 2.9.8.1 (May 09, 2017)

UPDATE:
Layer Slider updated to latest version – v6.4

FIX:
Hide price in catalog mode not working
Related products not showing on single page

NOTE:
— If you can’t update any premium plugin that comes with our theme (such as Layer Slider), go to Plugins > Installed Plugins and delete that plugin then install it from Install Plugins page again.
— Laborator recommends to not update WooCommerce version upper than 3.0.4 before we release compatible version of latest WooCommerce update.
— We are always working to make the theme better and more stable. If you enjoy the theme please consider leaving a nice review.

 

Version 2.9.8 (Apr 27, 2017)

UPDATE:
Aurum now fully supports WooCommerce 3.0
— WooCommerce 3.0.4 compatibility added
— WordPress 4.7.4 compatibility added
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v5.1.1
— Layer Slider updated to latest version – v6.3
— Demo Content Packages updated to latest version

FIX:
— Skin changes not applied from Theme Options
— RTL improvements on front-end
— YITH Wishlist button not working properly on products archive page
— Layer Slider purchase code could not be registered when user purchased the plugin
— Breadcrumb not showing on random products
— General improvements and bug fixes

 

Version 2.9.7 (Mar 31, 2017)

NEW:
— Add text on top menu bar – http://d.pr/AChFhttp://d.pr/GlJb

UPDATE:
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v5.1
— Layer Slider updated to latest version – v6.2.2

FIX:
— Wishlisted products can be removed when clicking “red heart” icon
— Text separators not working with Visual Composer 5.x
— General improvements and bug fixes

 

Version 2.9.6 (Jan 26, 2017)

NEW:
— Phone field in contact form – http://d.pr/jgv0

UPDATE:
— WordPress 4.7.1 compatibility added
— WooCommerce 2.6.13 Compatibility added
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v5.0.1
— Layer Slider updated to latest version – v6.1.0
— FontAwesome icons updated to latest version – 4.7
— Demo Content Packages updated to latest version

FIX:
— Mini-cart showing same price (sub-total) for all items
— Breadcrumb appearing in single product page
— Price range showing from highest-to-lowest
— Search results changing language when WPML is active
— Add to cart buttons missing for several types of products
— Custom CSS is now plain file and not loaded dynamically (better performance)
— General improvements and bug fixes

 

Version 2.9.5 (Sep 10, 2016)

NEW:
— Removed unnecessary strings from language file, consisting on 65% smaller size
— Post featured image will appear in Google Search Results – http://d.pr/16EEM
— Option to collapse/expand footer widgets in mobile – http://d.pr/e1t
— Option to show one or two shop categories in mobile – http://d.pr/16wua
— Snapchat profile added in social networks list
— FontAwesome implementation

UPDATE:
— WordPress 4.6.1 compatibility added

UPDATE:
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v4.12.1
— Layer Slider updated to latest version – v5.6.10
— New Instagram logo on social networks
— Language files updated with latest theme strings

FIX:
— Grid problem on the Categories that was happening to some users
— Non translatable contents of mini cart when adding a product to cart
— Navigation menu showing black background color on click
— Slider thumbnails for products option not working
— Facebook share link not working in mobile
— General improvements and bug fixes

 

Version 2.9.4 (Jul 28, 2016)

UPDATE:
— WooCommerce 2.6.4 Compatibility added
— Bootstrap updated to latest version – v3.3.7

FIX:
— After updating cart quantities to zero, cart page was empty
— Variation image not applying magnifier
— Single blog post titles replaced with H1 tags (previously H2)
— Bug fixes here and there to show you how much we care!

 

Version 2.9.3 (Jul 01, 2016)

NEW:
— AJAX handling of cart page in WooCommerce
— Premium plugins update notification will appear in admin bar – http://d.pr/1fbPR
— Option to show cart icon in header in mobile – http://d.pr/1fo9A
— Open graph images are now supported, sharing URL-s on social networks will properly render featured image
— Cart and search icon is now supported in centered menu type

UPDATE:
— WordPress 4.5.3 compatibility added
— WooCommerce 2.6.2 Compatibility added
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v4.12
— Layer Slider updated to latest version – v5.6.9
— Demo Content Packages updated to latest version
— Language files updated with latest theme strings

FIX:
— Post gallery not working in backend in newer versions on WordPress
— Responsive videos in product description now work
— Sticky menu in mobile not showing all menu items
— Responsive fixes
— General improvements and bug fixes

 

Version 2.9.2 (May 05, 2016)

UPDATE:
— WordPress 4.5.1 compatibility added
— Layer Slider updated to latest version – v5.6.7

FIX:
— Searching empty string is not supported anymore
— Cart collaterals on mobile devices not showing properly
— Custom CSS and other page fields disappeared
— General improvements and bug fixes

 

Version 2.9.1 (Apr 20, 2016)

NEW:
— Every element on Aurum front page is now fully Retina (HiDPI) ready
— Option to show retina Logos Carousel images
— Option to show retina markers in the contact page – http://d.pr/19D9l
— Blog post share links can be shown as icons – http://d.pr/1bmlX

UPDATE:
— WordPress 4.5 compatibility added
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v4.11.2.1
— Layer Slider updated to latest version – v5.6.5

FIX:
— Lot of bug fixes and small improvements

 

Version 2.9 (Mar 23, 2016)

NEW:
— Envato – Theme & Plugin management for the Envato Market
— Option for “Add to Cart” text in shop listing – http://d.pr/15tvW
— Product share networks show as icons – http://d.pr/1cy4m
— Number of columns for “Products Category” is supported – http://d.pr/1gdCx

UPDATE:
— WooCommerce 2.5.5 Compatibility
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v4.11.1
— Layer Slider updated to latest version – v5.6.3

FIX:
— Thumbnails carousel in product page – http://d.pr/3ADF
— Product item title in shop listing sticked with “add to cart” icon
— Pinterest showing twice in social networks
— Few minor bugs reported by community

 

Version 2.8 (Feb 5, 2016)

NEW:
— Maximum logo width on mobile devices – http://d.pr/1ljow
— Option to disable product images lightbox in mobile devices – http://d.pr/194rd
— SVG logo support

UPDATE:
— WordPress 4.4.2 Compatibility
— WooCommerce 2.5.2 Compatibility
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v4.9.2
— Language files updated with latest theme strings

FIX:
— Shop Masonry layout issues have fixed
— Checkout loading animation when placing the order
— General bug fixes and improvements

 

Version 2.7 (Dec 11, 2015)

NEW:
— Option to show products on Sale for products carousel widget
— Organised Aurum main downloadable file structure
— Five columns products option added

UPDATE:
— WordPress 4.4 Compatibility
— WooCommerce 2.4.12 Compatibility
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v4.9

FIX:
— Issue with “Warning: array_map():…” for every product
— Removed “Deprecated” notices for Visual Composer components
— Google Maps sensor warning removed

 

Version 2.6 (Oct 6, 2015)

NEW:
— Custom CSS for specific post/page only – http://d.pr/1buEj
— Lightbox for blog post content added – http://d.pr/1lA6e
— WooCommerce pay order page is now fully supported by the theme

UPDATE:
— WordPress 4.3.x Compatibility
— WooCoomerce 2.4.x Compatibility
— Urgent security vulnerability fix applied for Visual Composer
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v4.7.4
— Layer Slider updated to latest version – v5.6.2
— Envato WordPress Toolkit updated to v1.7.3
— TweenMax library updated to latest version – 1.18.0
— New tabs and accordions are styled properly with new Visual Composer
— Theme FAQ’s updated on Appearance > Theme Help
— Child theme code reconstruction

FIX:
— Widgets not being imported properly in Demo Content Importer
— Google Fonts in SSL being imported with http protocol
— Added https:// protocol to social networks links (where applied)
— Visual Composer failing to update in some cases
— Image zoom next/prev product gallery navigation click issue resolved
— Other bug fixes and CSS improvements

 

Version 2.5 (Aug 12, 2015)

NEW:
— Quantity is now shown on minicart (Enable in Theme Options > Shop Settings) – http://d.pr/LRUW
— Support WooCommerce Currency Switcher – http://d.pr/1iPkh
— Option to show one or two products per row in mobile devices – http://d.pr/1gJhD

UPDATE:
— WooCoomerce 2.4.x Compatibility
— WordPress 4.2.x Compatibility
— Visual Composer updated to latest version – v4.6.2
— Layer Slider updated to latest version – v5.5.0
— TGM plugin updater updated to latest version
— Language files updated with latest theme strings
— Compatibility for Laborator Widgets to work with latest version of Visual Composer
— Importer plugin updated to latest version
— Demo Content Packages updated to latest version

FIX:
— Product image magnifier disabled on mobile screens
— “Place Order” buttons grey out when form is processing
— Wishlist “Remove” button not working
— Other minor improvements and bug fixes

 

Version 2.4.1 (Jun 30, 2015)

NEW:
— WordPress 4.2.4 compatibility

UPDATE:
— Security Vulnerability fix applied, read more – http://d.pr/12ZUp
— Visual Composer updated to 4.5.3

FIX:
— Blog posts from VC not showing when combined with products

 

Version 2.4 (Jun 09, 2015)

NEW:
— Support for WooCommerce shortcodes in Visual Composer
— Quick links added to admin navbar – http://d.pr/16FhQ
— Blog post next-prev post links – http://d.pr/17Ews
— Tumblr & RSS social networks added
— Product thumbnails can be set to proportional size – http://d.pr/15DbS
— Masonry mode for shop catalog added – http://d.pr/190Bs

UPDATE:
— WooCommerce 2.3.10 compatibility improved
— Visual Composer updated to 4.5.2
— Layer Slider updated to 5.4.0
— Enhanced plugin updater (TGMPA)
— Language files updated to latest version

FIX:
— Posts grid and products carousel not working together
— Overlapping text on product next/prev link
— Other minor fixes and adjustments

 

Version 2.3.5 (May 05, 2015)

UPDATE:
— Visual Composer updated to v4.5.1
— Security Vulnerability fix applied, read more – http://d.pr/11Yef
— WordPress 4.2.2 compatible

FIX:
— Image magnifier not working when TM Extra Product Options is active
— VC Separators not working
— VC problem with URL links
— SSL protocol added for logo and favicon when needed

 

Version 2.3.1 (Apr 23, 2015)

UPDATE:
— Visual Composer updated to v4.4.4
— Security Vulnerability fix applied, read more – http://d.pr/11Yef

FIX:
— SSL protocol added for logo and favicon when needed

 

Version 2.3 (Apr 22, 2015)

NEW:
— Skin generator included in theme options – http://d.pr/i/14jBK
— Horizontal product images on single page – http://d.pr/i/15q2v
— Loading indicator in Checkout page
— Add to wishlist icon in products page – http://d.pr/i/12JjM
— Sticky menu support for mobile devices too – http://d.pr/i/pAP5

UPDATE:
— WooCommerce v2.3.8 full compatibility support
— WordPress v4.1.2 compatible
— Demo Content Installer in v1.1 with better interface and new features
— Visual Composer updated to v4.4.3

FIX:
— Cart totals showing twice in Cart page
— Product columns alignment in categories
— Out-of-stock message showing for products that already have stock
— Image magnifier not working on products with single image
— Quantity for negative numbers dropped
— Few Firefox related bugs
— iPad product listing row break
— Many more fixes and small tweaks

 

Version 2.2 (Mar 11, 2015)

FIX:
— Search results with fill ASCII character support
— Repeated product images (third attempt fix)
— Product columns alignment in products carousel

 

Version 2.1.2 (Mar 07, 2015)

NEW:
— Search field in mobile has magnifier icon
— Footer bottom section now supports Social networks and shortcodes

FIX:
— Repeated product images (second attempt to fix)
— Product alignment in columns

 

Version 2.1.1 (Feb 25, 2015)

FIX:
— Important fix for repeated products in loop
— Magnifier stretching images

 

Version 2.1 (Feb 25, 2015)

NEW:
— Support for WooCommerce Social Login plugin
— Customer Conversion Tracker premium plugin added (18$ worth) – http://bit.ly/1JH6oFP
— Lightbox applied in galleries inside posts

UPDATE:
— Latest YITH Wishlist version support with new template files
— Envato WordPress Toolkit updated to v1.7.2
— WooCommerce compatibility improved (v2.3.5)

FIX:
— Repeated menu items in oder pages and other shop pages
— Double lightboxes in single product page removed
— WooCommerce search form not styled in sidebar
— Misplaced “Your Order” in Checkout page removed
— Magnifier not working on products with one image only
— Left sidebar showing bigger width than than the column width

 

Version 2.0 (Feb 13, 2015)

NEW:
— Bookstore Demo added, hooray!
— Add to Cart button in the search results page
— Product image magnifier, configurable in Theme Options
— Soundcloud icon added on social media, – because someone needed it on e-commerce theme
— Mini Cart can now be updated with AJAX (for those who use caching plugins)
— Mini Cart has a new option to open on hover
— Clicking outside of the mini cart will automatically hide it
— Sub menus in mobile are opened via plus “+” icon

UPDATE:
— WooCommerce 2.3.x, – admit it, that was fast update
— WPBakery Visual Composer 4.4.2 (recent v4.4.1)
— Bootstrap Select dropdown has been updated to the latest version available

FIX:
— Mini Cart now displays well large product names
— Variation images not working properly when there is no image in product gallery
— Cart quantity buttons are now showing properly on all browsers
— Bootstrap Select dropdown has been updated to the latest version available
— Broken links in logos carousel
— Firefox and Safari CSS + JS improvements

MISSING:
— We lost our bugs, let us know if you find one 🙂

P.S: If you’re updating WooCommerce you should totally update the theme as well.
It includes all the fixes needed to ensure compatibility.

 

Version 1.5.1 (Jan 21, 2015)

UPDATE:
— Visual Composer updated to v4.4.1 (recent v4.4.0)

 

Version 1.5 (Jan 20, 2015)

UPDATE:
— Visual Composer updated to v4.4 (recent v4.3.5)
— Translation files po/mo’s updated
— Demo content XML file updated to the latest version of Aurum theme

FIX:
— (Important) Updated translations for WooCommerce strings that couldn’t be translated

FIX:
— Other small fixes reported by customers (CSS + JavaScripts)

 

Version 1.4.1 (Dec 26, 2014)

REMOVED:
— “Ultimate Addons for Visual Composer” because of theme incompatibility (CSS Style)

FIX:
— Cart link in mobile menu not redirecting to cart in mobile devices
— Small bug fixes and CSS improvements

 

Version 1.4 (Dec 20, 2014)

NEW:
— WordPress 4.1 Compatibility
— Ability to select 6 columns for “Products” shortcode and “Products carousel” in VC
— Cart button show on mobile

FIX:
— Responsive fixes and improvements
— Catalog mode hide prices
— Overall theme polishing (improvements + bug fixes)

UPDATE:
— Visual Composer updated to v4.3.5 (recent v4.3.4)
— Ultimate Addons for Visual Composer updated to v3.7.0 (recent v3.6.1)
— Envato WordPress Toolkit updated to v1.7.1 (recent v1.7.0)

Cheers to a stable holiday from Laborator Team!

 

Version 1.3 (Dec 11, 2014)

NEW:
— Ability to set shop columns to 2,3,4 or 6
— Demo Content (fashion shop) with grey images (Available in One Click Installer)

FIX:
— When choosing product variation image is shown in small size
— When a product has only two images, it will see only one
— Child theme not inheriting visual composer templates stored in Aurum theme
— Responsive fixes and improvements

 

Version 1.2 (Dec 3, 2014)

NEW:
— Ultimate Addons for Visual Composer, even more shortcodes..
— Support for Mega menu (Ubermenu)
— 1-Click Demo Content Installer
— Transparent header for pages
— Fullwidth pages are now available with “Fullwidth page” template
— Welcome page with links list
— Top menu is displayed in mobile devices too
— Display social networks in header top menu

FIX:
— Sidebar shop parse error and blog post gallery syntax error are now fixed
— Search results counter for “All” items
— Responsive fixes and improvements
— Contact form JavaScript issues
— Text logo in mobile version
— Regrouped page options into tabs (admin panel)
— Sticky menu jumping content, now works smoothly
— Minor CSS issues

 

Version 1.1 (Nov 26, 2014)

NEW:
— WPML + WooCommerce Multilingual plugin compatibility
— Currency Converter support
— Language switcher, currency switcher and breadcrumbs in Top Header
— YITH Wishlists
— Support RTL languages (Right-to-Left)
— “Fashion” site Demo Content added (including sliders, theme options and posts)

FIX:
— Social Icons not showering properly on windows devices
— Overall theme polishing
— Minor CSS issues

 

Version 1.0 (Nov 24, 2014)

First Release

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