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[+] Added [*] Updated [-] Bug Fix

Version 3.0 (29/05/2019):
[+] Added batch delete operations to all admin list screens
[+] Added control links on admin popup action messages for quicker navigation
[+] Added license search option to accounts admin area to enable buyers to search licenses
[+] Added option to restrict the amount of times a product license or property can be updated
[*] Brand new admin CP
[*] Brand new user portal CP
[*] Min PHP version required to run Maian Cube is now 5.5 or higher
[*] On buyer profile update, if nothing has changed, no email notifications are sent and no timeline is written
[*] Password reset updated to be more ambiguous for security. User can now choose new pass, rather than being emailed a password.
[*] Password storage updated to use PHP's password bcrypt API. All passwords must be reset.
[*] Updated Font Awesome icons/vector library (5.7.1)
[*] Updated PHPMailer to latest stable release (6.0.7)
[*] Updated admin list screens to use stupid table JS plugin for quick table sorting
[*] Updated buyer license edit to only write timeline if something was changed

Version 2.3 (01/06/2017):
[+] Added support for PHP7.1
[*] PHPMailer class updated to latest stable release (5.2.23)

Version 2.2 (03/02/2017):
[*] Updated PHPMailer class to v5.2.21
[-] Added missing "Add Product to Account" document file.
[-] Fixed bug where admin email notifications via the api were sent to the buyer
[-] Fixed language issue that caused ajax responses not to complete for some admin operations
[-] Fixed pagination button text error on entry log page
[-] Fixed several broken links in documentation

Version 2.1 (13/08/2016):
[+] Added support for PHP7
[-] Fixed database backup issue when database name was in uppercase characters
[-] Fixed installer bug for database with hyphens in name
[-] On admin backup page, last updated date was showing incorrectly as creation date

Version 2.0 (14/10/2015):
[+] API log can now log all POST data sent (except api key) if enabled. Useful for debugging.
[+] Added admin entry log to log time / date / IP of admin users
[+] Added admin staff option. You can now add additional admin users to manage licenses
[+] Added option for users to be able to edit license data. This is optional.
[+] Added option to show latest products and licenses on account dashboard
[+] Added page management system to easily add new pages
[+] Added view option to admin and account areas to quickly view all license parameters
[+] Added white label license. Market and sell the product as your own.
[+] Admin notes can now be added against licenses
[+] Brand new responsive HTML5 system via Twitter Bootstrap
[+] Timeline can now be searched by date range
[+] Timeline entries now added when admin adds products and licenses to account
[+] Updated API for remote license creation only. Useful if you want to your own application to handle all ops.
[*] 7 day license restriction removed for free version.
[*] API response can now be http headers (default) or JSON. See docs.
[*] Added smtp security option, from name, from email and other address option
[*] Deprecated MySQL functions removed and replaced with MySQLi
[*] Emails now plain text and HTML by default
[*] Removed PHP mail function, SMTP now required
[*] Sale data can now have purchase date updated as well as license amounts
[*] Templates now theme based system for frontend.
[*] Trial license removed, restrictions imposed on products & licenses for free version
[*] Updated input validation to parse property keys beginning with numeric values. See input validation docs.
[*] When creating license, email attachment has been removed, license must be downloaded from account area
[*] When generating a license in admin you can now load all values from existing product, not just passphrase
[*] When updating password in account profile, existing password must also be entered for security
[*] Removed ioncube encryption system (now only required for license generation)

Version 1.0 (29/07/2012):
[+] v1.0 Released

Latest Version - v3.1 - Coming Soon

The next release is being prepared. Here`s what new:

New in v3.1

- Added more controls to admin WYSIWYG editor including image, media, link, colour and formatting options
- Added official support for PHP7.4*
- Added support for the PHP mail function
- Improvements to error and exception handling
- Security enhancements and layout alterations
- Added year switcher for admin dashboard graph to see stats for selected years
- Added official support for PHP8.0*
- Added http/https protocol option for base path to prevent mod_security issues

Updated or Removed

- Updated PHPMailer to latest stable release (6.4.0)
- Updated jQuery javascript library (3.5.1)
- Documentation updated. 404 links removed or updated and typos fixed.
- Updated chartist jQuery plugin (0.11.4)
- Updated sortable jQuery plugin (1.10.2)
- Updated Ioncube loader wizard PHP file (located in docs/ioncube) folder.
- Updated Bootstrap library (3.4.1)
- Update trumbowyg jquery plugin (2.21.0)
- Import, export and licence download routines now use the system temporary folder. This is auto cleared by the garbage collector and is used for better performance.
- Security enhancement. Backup folder path must explicitly be set in admin CP now for security.

Bug Fixes

- Added fix for servers running MySQL in strict mode which caused certain queries and installer to fail

Last updated: 12 March 2022
Release Date: Coming Soon
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