History of Last Changes (for ApPHP Hotel Site)

You can read here a brief list of last changes:

Version 4.2.9 (Nov 22, 2013)
  • New new type of booking status "Pending"
  • New new settings for Rooms module - "Check Partially Overlapping". Special thanks to our member "juliodiz"
  • New new type of privileges for admins and hotel owners: cancel, delete or edit bookings
  • New commission calculator for hotel owners/agents
  • New new email template for changing reservation status
  • New new module Hotels Rating
  • New new type of widget integration with top placement
  • New dependent sub-locations table and implementation for required pages
  • New new placeholder for pages {module:hotels}
  • Enh minor changes on room description page
  • Enh Bookings Reports
  • Enh hotel locations and names dropdown boxes now related with AJAX auto-fill feature
  • Enh openWYSIWYG editor removed from the project, added new upload plugin to TinyMCE editor
  • Enh invoices data: added more info about customer, booking etc.
  • Enh minor changes in sending PDF invoice
  • Enh minor changes in check of Booking Status procedure
  • Enh term "Guest" replaced with "Extra Bed"
  • Enh search results for rooms, added more information and small icon
  • Enh removed some deprecated functions that not supported by PHP 5.3
  • Enh encoding of credit card data for "online" booking type
  • Enh minor changes in booking emails
  • Enh minor changes in News module
  • Fix bugs fixed

Version 4.1.8 (Sep 25, 2013)
  • New added possibility to define default periods (seasons) to each hotel
  • New support for "tls" for sending SMTP emails
  • New possibility to sort Search Availability results by name and price
  • New possibility to view all news on the site on one page
  • New possibility to define maximum number of adults and children for search in Rooms Settings
  • New possibility to define for each payment option whether to use it: on backend or frontend
  • New possibility to define watermarks for uploaded images of hotels and rooms
  • New possibility to use PDO extension instead of "mysql_" functions
  • New possibility to show modules on dashboard in admin panel
  • Enh hotel owners can make a reservation for assigned hotels only
  • Enh search widget - added possibility to specify hotels, that will be shown
  • Enh News module - added possibility to see all news
  • Enh procedure that removes hotel from database and all related info
  • Enh procedure of drawing menus
  • Enh room price managing - added possibility to copy prices
  • Enh test email feature in admin panel: General -> Site Settings -> Email Settings
  • Enh minor changes in procedure of sending SMTP emails
  • Enh minor changes in Campaigns.class.php
  • Enh filtering section on Bookings Management page
  • Enh search results information for rooms
  • Fix bugs fixed

Version 4.0.3 (Nov 12, 2012)
  • New multi-hotel support feature
  • New list of rooms on hotel description page
  • New possibility to admin to perform reservation in the past
  • New possibility to define booking module is active on a Whole Site, Front-End/Back-End only or inactive
  • New possibility to view Rooms Occupancy for all hotel rooms
  • New possibility to define room prices depending on number of guests
  • New possibility to define additional guests in room
  • Enh Calendar - added Portuguese language translation
  • Enh Customer module - added possibility for admin to add customers with empty account
  • Enh minor changes in templates file header.php
  • Enh minor changes in PDF invoice file
  • Enh minor changes in index.php?page=booking_payment and Reservation class
  • Enh alert messaging for check availability results for special periods of time
  • Enh Additional Payment - not it accepts negative values to add a personal discount as an administrator
  • Fix bugs fixed

Version 3.9.1 (Jun 27, 2012)
  • New possibility to dynamically add Extras to the total sum of Shopping Cart (without refreshing the page)
  • New possibility to specify whether to send notification email when reservation expired
  • New possibility to download Invoice in PDF format: Bookings -> Bookings Management -> Download Invoice
  • New possibility to define preferred language for customers
  • New new type of campaigns - 'standard' that allows to define discount for special periods of time in the future
  • New possibility to define 'meal plans' via Bookings -> Settings -> Meal Plans Management
  • Fix bugs fixed

Version 3.8.4 (Jun 08, 2012)
  • New new module FAQ, that allows admin to create/manage FAQs
  • New possibility to send emails via SMTP mailer: General -> Site Settings -> Email Settings
  • New possibility to define Room Equipment via Admin Panel : Hotel Management -> Rooms Management -> Edit
  • New possibility to define whether to show Children Number in rooms via Admin Panel : Hotel Management -> Rooms Settings
  • New possibility to define whether to use WYSIWYG editor for Email Templates via General -> Site Settings -> Email Settings
  • New possibility to export/integrate Reservation Form on other sites: Hotel Management -> Integration
  • New automatically system suggestion on empty search result
  • New possibility to define week starting day via General Settings -> Datetime & Price Settings
  • Enh VAT value allows now to accept 3 digits after decimal point
  • Enh sending "forgotten password" email - now in customer/admin preferred language
  • Enh minor changes in Create Account and My Account customer pages
  • Enh Rooms Module - added possibility to upload 5 images for each room
  • Enh Booking Module - added possibility to define whether to show 'reserved' rooms in search results until booking is complete
  • Enh Booking Module - added possibility to define a maximum number of allowed bookings (not complete) per customer
  • Enh Booking Module - added possibility to manually [ Cleanup ] pending bookings: Bookings -> Bookings Management -> Cleanup
  • Enh Extras - added language translation for extras items
  • Enh Booking Module - new payment type "Bank Transfer"
  • Fix bugs fixed

Version 3.7.5 (May 10, 2012)
  • New possibility to define whether to show fully booked/unavailable rooms in search
  • New Check Availability block on room description page
  • New Roles and Privileges for admin users
  • New maximum nights per booking to packages
  • New possibility to check prices on search result page for Available Rooms
  • New possibility to force SSL connection via General -> General Settings "Force SSL"
  • New added sending email after password was changed by admin
  • New added possibility to description whether to send email notification for admin on new user registration
  • New added sending email to customer after approval registration by admin
  • Enh minor changes in Languages Module
  • Enh minor changes in Email templates
  • Enh minor changes in Check Availability date selection
  • Enh customer notification procedure after placing an order
  • Enh booking statistics - added possibility to filter data by country
  • Enh credit card payment procedure - added card holder's name field
  • Enh Banners Module - added possibility to use HTML in caption text
  • Enh booking emails - added {HOTEL INFO} holder containing info about hotel
  • Enh minor changes in RSS Module
  • Fix bugs fixed

Version 3.6.1 (Nov 18, 2011)
  • New possibility to define price format: American and European
  • New possibility to create packages with minimum-stay requirements
  • New possibility to check booking status online
  • New possibility to define a number of days before clients may cancel a reservation
  • New possibility to define Initial Fee via Modules -> Bookings -> Booking Settings
  • New new payment type - Pay on Arrival
  • New possibility to define and use discount coupons on site: Bookings -> Promo and Discounts -> Coupons Management
  • New possibility to define a maximum number of allowed no completed reservations per client via Modules -> Bookings -> Booking Settings
  • New possibility to add more extras after booking was created
  • Enh minor changes in Clients Module settings
  • Enh cancellation of reservation - added sending email for client and admin
  • Enh prepayment types - added 'fixed sum', 'percentage' and 'first night'
  • Fix bugs fixed

Version 3.5.1 (Nov 20, 2011)
  • New redirecting of visitor to last visited page after login (booking pages only)
  • New possibility to resend activation email from client login page
  • New possibility to define type of the first night value calculating: real or average
  • New possibility to cancel booking for admin and clients
  • New new status for bookings: payment error
  • New possibility to define discount campaigns for specific client groups
  • New possibility to define a size of page for search of rooms availability
  • New new module Testimonials, that allows admin to manage clients testimonials
  • New possibility to define whether VAT fee included in price or not Bookings -> Booking Settings [VAT Included in Price]
  • Enh pre-payment feature - added new types: Full Price, First Night Fixed Sum and Percentage
  • Enh SEO links redirection on changing language or currency
  • Enh search availability form holds selected check-in/check-out dates on booking page too
  • Enh system pages - added possibility to edit "system_page" parameter on edit page
  • Enh working with session variables
  • Enh minor changes in News Module
  • Enh booking statuses - added new status 'payment error'
  • Enh calculating of discount was removed from extras
  • Fix bugs fixed

Version 3.4.4 (Oct 31, 2011)
  • New possibility to print (with printable view) a Bookings Description page
  • New possibility to define room availability for each day of year
  • New possibility for admin to assign a room number to each reservation: Bookings -> Description
  • New possibility for admin to allow client reservation cancellation : Bookings -> Booking Settings [Clients May Cancel Reservation]
  • New possibility for admin to show allow/hide Reservation Form on homepage
  • New possibility for admin to enter Hotel Reservation ID (for internal use only)
  • New new field "fax" to client's accounts
  • New possibility for admin to define a type of booking numbers: random or sequential
  • New possibility for admin to send invoices by email
  • Enh optimized search rooms availability procedures
  • Enh credit cards validation procedure
  • Enh "rooms left" message on search result page
  • Enh statistics feature - added possibility to view separately taxes and income for bookings
  • Enh cleaning of displayed text from tags, code holders etc. in search procedure
  • Enh search feature - search in rooms defined as default
  • Enh automatic CSS "active" for left menu links in Administration Panel
  • Enh minor changes in style and functionality of Administration Panel
  • Fix bugs fixed

Version 3.3.0 (Jun 02, 2011)
  • New reports module for administrator: Bookings -> Information and Statistics -> Reports
  • New possibility for admin to add/edit Extras and include them with room booking
  • Enh reservation and booking information in administrator panel
  • Fix bugs fixed



Create Your Free Account
Please remember that this information is essential to use our services correctly.
After creating the account you will be able to download all of our FREE products.
Fields marked with * are mandatory






Please send me information about updates, new products, specials and discounts from ApPHP!
We recommend that your password should be at least 6 characters long and should be different from your username/email. Please use only letters of the English alphabet to enter your name.

Your e-mail address must be valid. We use e-mail for communication purposes (order notifications, etc). Therefore, it is essential to provide a valid e-mail address to be able to use our services correctly.

All your private data is confidential. We will never sell, exchange or market it in any way. Please refer to Privacy Policy.

By clicking "Create Account", you are indicating that you have read and agree to the ApPHP Terms & Conditions.