FOX – Currency Switcher Professional for WooCommerce (former name is WOOCS) is free WooCommerce multi currency switcher plugin for woocommerce, that allows your site visitors switch products prices currencies according to set currencies rates in the real time and pay in the selected currency (optionally). FOX is multi currency plugin that allows to add any currency to WooCommerce store. Ideal solution to make the serious WooCommerce store site in multiple currencies!
FOX is woo currency tool and available as shortcode [woocs] so as the widget.
List of supported currencies: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_4217#Active_codes
Briefly this plugin has next features: Checkout with selected currency, different GeoIP rules, different Fixed prices rules and amounts rules, Prices based on User Role, Prices based on Country, Payments rules, API.
Latest PHP 8.x.x – COMPATIBLE!
FOX Currency Switcher Features:
✅ Representation: Currency Switcher is available as a widget and works in any widgetized area, for flexibility the shortcode is also available [woocs]. You can insert shortcode [woocs] in any place of your site, even in the top menu.
✅ Design: graphically Currency Switcher can be represented in 3 different ways: drop-down, flags, side switcher. For each currency it is possible to set flag. Also it is possible using in-built Smart Designer to create your own customized currency drop-down!
✅ Checkout: the customers are allowed to pay in their selected(preferred) currency. This feature has name ‘Is multiple allowed’ and should be enabled in the plugin settings.
✅ Rates: More than 7 currencies aggregators for automatic rates changing. Also admin can set rates manually if it’s necessary! Optionally admin can be noticed about currency rates changes by email.
✅ Rates auto update: update currency rates hourly, twice daily, daily, weekly, monthly, each 5 minutes, each 15 minutes, each 30 minutes, each 45 minutes. Or you can disable it and set your own currency rates by hands!
✅ Price: set price format which fit your needs – decimals count, usual money sign or custom sign, money sign position (4 variants). You can show or hide cents for each currency optionally. For each currency you can set its own count of decimals after comma, so BTC is not the problem for this plugin
✅ Custom money signs: create and use your own money symbols you need. It is possible even use currency which not exists in the reality!
✅ Custom price formats: each currency can has its own format where price and money sign can be set on the side you want
✅ Smart Designer: Allows to create multi currency drop-down switcher using convenient dashboard. You can create unlimited count of drop-downs designs for different places of your site and even insert them directly into the site code.
✅ Statistic: collect currencies switching statistic for business purposes. No any private data of customers collects, only currency, country and time of switching. Also statistic for orders currencies is there.
✅ Currencies visibility: possibility to set currencies as Public or as Private. In private mode currency not published in switchers and user cannot set it by link through ‘?currency=XXX’
✅ Light video to understand basics:
Note: for today design of the plugin is different of the video (is improved), see screenshots below!
✅ Payments rules: rules to hide/show payment gates on the checkout page depending on the current currency
✅ Welcome currency: allows to set any price currency you want for your site visitors first visit. So if your shop currency is INR and you want let your customers on their first visit see prices converted to USD you just need to set ‘Welcome currency’ in FOX options.
✅ Individual prices based on User Role: gives ability to set different prices for each user role in basic currency. Very power feature for your shop customers with loyalty program
✅ Individual GeoIP rules for each product: super feature which allows for different countries show different prices in different currencies! This functionality allows to realize WooCommerce Price Based on Country functionality
✅ Individual fixed prices rules for each product: feature which allows for each product set fixed price for each currency, in this case for the product will not be applied conversion by rate, watch video
✅ GEO IP rules for visitors local currency detection: this feature is more targeted and allows to set currency of prices for the site visitors in their native currency when they visited the shop for the first time. Currency changes automatically according to the visitor IP, and even more – if to enable option ‘Checkout by GeoIP rules‘ your customers always will buy products in their local currency!
✅ Fixed minimum amount for FREE delivery for each currency: allows to set minimum amount for FREE delivery as fixed value for each currency
✅ Fixed minimum amount for shipping for each currency: allows to set minimum amount for shipping as fixed value for each currency
✅ Fixed amount for coupons for each currency: you can set different amounts in coupons of your shop for different currencies. In another way the system will calculate amounts according to the currencies rates and relatively to the basic currency
✅ Fixed minimum and maximum coupon verification amount for each currency: for different currencies you can set different fixed verification amount instead of calculation by rates relatively to the basic currency
✅ Show approximate price: shows approximate price on the shop page and the single product page with currency of user defined by IP in the GeoIP rules tab if such rule exists. Works only with currencies rates data and NOT with fixed prices rules and geo rules. If system will define by GeoIP visitor country and visitor will switch currency – he/she always will see near the product price approximate price in his local currency.
✅ Show approximate amount: shows approximate amount on the checkout page and on the cart page with currency of user defined by IP in the GeoIP rules tab if such rule exists. Works only with currencies rates data and NOT with fixed prices rules and geo rules.
✅ Compatibility with cache plugins: if your site uses any cache plugins enable option ‘I am using cache plugin on my site’, reset the site cache and from now your shop visitors can switch currencies without any problems!
✅ Orders keeps in currency of the deal: each order in your shop keeps in currency the customer paid, if option ‘Is multiple allowed’ is enabled!
✅ Price info icon: show info icon near the price of the products which while its under mouse hover shows prices of products in all other currencies
✅ Shortcode [woocs_price]: allows to insert a product price (switchable) directly into shop promotion articles
✅ Prices without cents: recounts prices without cents for such currencies like JPY or TWD which by its nature have not cents. Test it for checkout after setup!
✅ Ability to set currency for new order which created through admin panel by hands
✅ Ability to recount order from any currency to the basic currency in multi currency mode of the plugin
✅ Possible to change currency according to the language: if you you using WPML or Polylang plugins in your shop and by business logic you want to set currency according to the current language it is possible with FOX API
✅ FOX understand currency in the site link as demo.currency-switcher.com/?currency=EUR
✅ No GET data in the link: switches currency without GET properties (?currency=USD) in the link (optionally)
✅ Selected currency storage: For the site admin FOX provides set of mechanisms to storage user selected currency on different hosting architectures: Session, Transient, Memcached, Redis
✅ Wide API: For site developer – advanced API functionality set which allows to manipulate with prices and their rates on the fly using conditional logic
✅ Easy to use for administrators and shop customers: install, set settings for couple of minutes and let your shop make more money!
✅ Compatible with WPML
✅ Compatible with WooCommerce Products Filter
✅ Compatible with CTX Feed – WooCommerce Product Feed Generator
✅ 95% compatibility with different payment gates in multi currency mode, just try it!
✅ Strong technical support which each day works with tones of code!
- All features above
- Unlimited count of currencies (in the free version 2 currencies available)
Get Premium version of the plugin: on Codecanyon
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Q: Where can I see demo?
R: Video Tutorials
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Contributors & Developers
“FOX – Currency Switcher Professional for WooCommerce” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
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- some fixes got from customer support
- heap of little fixes
- new storage type ‘FOX Session’
- new function convert_from_to_currency which allows to convert money amount from one currency to another one
- 1 security issue fixed thanks to Erwan Le Rousseau, via WPScan
- 1 security issue fixed thanks to Marc Montpas, via WPScan
- Quick fix for ajax prices update https://wordpress.org/support/topic/ajax-and-php-error/
- Loco translate incompatibility
- Quick fix for PHP 7.2 and lower
- WordPress 6.0 compatibility
- small fixes
- 1 security issue fixed thanks to Krzysztof Zając, via WPScan
- fixed: is_ajax function is deprecated since woocommerce version 6.1.0. Replace with wp_doing_ajax.
- 1 security issue fixed (sanitize and escape)
- admin panel re-design
- some small code fixes
- 1 security issue fixed
- WordPress v.5.8 legacy widgets fix
- 1 security issue fixed
- some small code fixes
- fix for function draw_select()
- fix for currency separators hooks
- heap of small fixes in code: css, js
- fixed possibility for adding custom translations
- fix for ddslik drop-down
- 1 jQuery fix for WordPress 5.6 compatibility
- Memcached and Redis added as currency storage
- Little fixes
- critical fix with Welcome Currency and compatibility
- new option “woocommerce session” removed
- 1 little fix about woocommerce session
- some little fixes
- new currency agregator added: bnr.ro
- new currency agregator added: currencylayer
- new currency agregator added: open exchange rate
- 1 hot fix for hook raw_woocommerce_price
- 1 fix for hook woocommerce_add_to_cart_hash
- compatibility with woocommerce 3.6.1
- some little fixes as an example https://wordpress.org/support/topic/option-woocommerce_currency-is-not-updated-after-changes/
- some small bugs fixed
- code improving
- google aggregator removed at all as it stopped to work normally
- added 3 new agregators: Fixer, MicroPyramid, The Free Currency Converter by European Central Bank
- added new field in settings which allows insert subscribed API key for Fixer and The Free Currency Converter
- fixes for WOOCS functionality for fixed amounts
- removed currency agregators which stopped to work
- added back Google and Yahoo currency agregators
- new feature: No GET data in link – Switches currency without GET properties (?currency=USD) in the link
- minor fixes, removed some notices
- adaptation for woocommerce 3.3.1 – better update WOOCS from v.1.2.2 to v.1.2.3
- previous v.1.2.1 is here: v.1.2.1
- previous v.1.2.0 is here: v.1.2.0
- previous v.1.1.9 is here: v.1.1.9
- Heap of small bugs fixed
- A lot of code was remade to make WooCommerce 3.0.0 and WOOCS compatible
- previous v.1.1.8 is here: v.1.1.8
- previous v.1.1.7 is here: https://currency-switcher.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/woocommerce-currency-switcher-117.zip
- Heap of small bugs fixed
- https://wordpress.org/support/topic/multi-currency-on-invoices?replies=8 – resolved
- new option in the currencies settings: Decimals
- new hook: woocs_drop_down_view
- advanced API doc: https://currency-switcher.com/codex/
- Heap of small bugs fixed
- New hook woocs_price_html_tail
- Approx. value on cart and chekout page in the currency of customer (in multiple mode only+geoip enabled)
- New hook woocs_get_approximate_amount_text
- Previous version of the plugin is here: https://currency-switcher.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/woocommerce-currency-switcher-1154.zip
- Improvements for security functionality
- GeoIp hot fix
- Closed XSS vulnerability. Thanks to Ben Khlifa Fahmi ; Founder & CEO of BenkhlifaExploit Founder & Pentester at Tunisian Whitehats Security
- 1 fix for woocommerce 2.5.1 variable products price
- New option: I am using cache plugin for my site – alloes using the plugin with cached sites
- New button in order to convert oder data to basic currency amounts
- New shortcode: [woocs_show_current_currency text=”” currency=”” flag=1 code=1]
- New shortcode: [woocs_show_custom_price value=20] -> price in selected currency for txt-adv-banners
- New option: Prices without cents
- New option: Hide switcher on checkout page
- Hint: wp-admin/admin.php?page=wc-settings&tab=woocs&woocs_reset=1 – reset currency options – be care
- Improved: cron periods added – weekly, monthly
- New filter: add_filter(‘woocs_price_format’, ‘my_woocs_price_format’, 999, 2); – Any manipulation with price format, look it in the docs https://currency-switcher.com/documentation/#!/section_8
- previous v.1.1.4 is here: https://currency-switcher.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/woocommerce-currency-switcher-114.zip
- WordPress 4.3 small adaptation – using __construct in the widget, prev widget-API was deprecated
- GEO IP functionality is free from now
- price popup on the front near each price optionally
- in body implemented currency css class. Example: currency-eur
- added currency agregator for Russian Centrobank – asked by customers from Russia
- compatibility for woocommerce 2.4
- added storage optionally, transient for sites which can work with session normally because of server options
- added new drop-down wselect -> https://github.com/websanova/wSelect#wselectjs
- in shortcode [woocs] and currency switcher widget added new option txt_type which allows show currency description in drop-down instead of its code
- previous v.1.1.2 is here: https://currency-switcher.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/woocommerce-currency-switcher-112.zip
- some small bugs fixed
- dark chosen implemented
- some small bugs fixed
- done a lot to make compatibility higher
- 1 bad logic bug fixed, which broke recount prices in multiple mode
- AJAX refresh of mini cart fixed, now its ok
- Compatibility for 90% payment gates without any customizations
- 2 new widgets+shortcodes: currency converter, currency rates
- Attention for codecanyon customers – do not update to this version – it is the free one and have less functionality!!! Download your copy of the plugin you bought from codecanyon site only!
- If you are allows to your customers pay in their selected currency be attentive to update to 1.0.9 and higher, you will get
little inconvenience in wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=shop_order with displayed orders amount + order amounts inside!
You can close orders using old version of the plugin and then update to the v.1.0.9 or greater. If you are happy with 1.0.4 version of the plugin – continue use it.
If you uses basic currency for payments – update the plugin with no doubt.
WOOCS 1.0.4 is here – https://currency-switcher.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/woocommerce-currency-switcher-104.zip
- Validation error: PayPal amounts do not match fixed
- WooCommerce native range slider – js price format improvement
- Currency can be changed automatically according to visitor’s IP using woo WC_Geolocation class
- Possibility set currency on front by flags images mode
Some features and bug fixes
Some features and bug fixes
Plugin release. Operate all the basic functions.