FAQ

Frequently askes questions about the Currency Switcher plugin for WooCommerce.

How is the Aelia Currency Switcher for WooCommerce better than alternative products?
Our Currency Switcher is the most mature and flexible product on the market. We released it in 2013, when WooCommerce was still at version 1.6.x, and cont...
Tue, 14 Nov, 2017 at 6:23 PM
Which WooCommerce versions does the Currency Switcher support?
The Currency Switcher supports WooCommerce 2.6 and newer.  You can purchase the Currency Switcher from our online shop.
Wed, 22 Aug, 2018 at 2:58 PM
How does Currency Switcher geolocation detection mechanism work?
Note Although this article refers to the Currency Switcher for WooCommerce, the logic described applies to all the Aelia plugins that include a g...
Wed, 16 Nov, 2016 at 1:03 PM
Is the Currency Switcher plugin compatible with my theme?
The plugin has been developed to be "theme agnostic" and it doesn't require any fancy theme feature. The only requirement, from a theme persp...
Tue, 27 Dec, 2016 at 12:38 PM
Which plugins are compatible with the Currency Switcher?
Before every release, the Currency Switcher plugin is tested on our servers on a basic WooCommerce installation. Such environment includes the follo...
Wed, 1 Aug, 2018 at 4:18 PM
Which payment gateways/plugins are compatible with the Currency Switcher?
The Currency Switcher has been developed to be as agnostic as possible, thus it doesn't implement any code specific to certain payment gate...
Wed, 25 Oct, 2017 at 4:02 PM
Is it possible to use the Currency Switcher to allow customers to select a currency, but force payment in base currency, or an arbitrary currency?
The code in this article is to be considered a customisation. As such, it's outside the scope of our support service. Should you need assistance impl...
Tue, 24 Jul, 2018 at 4:52 PM
I found out that plugin "X" is incompatible with your product. Can you make it compatible?
As explained in the article related to the compatibility with 3rd party plugins, we cannot guarantee that our products are, or will be compatible with a spe...
Mon, 10 Feb, 2014 at 10:35 PM
Is it possible to enter shipping costs manually, for each currency?
Such feature is implemented by the Shipping Pricing add-on for the Currency Switcher. Such plugin extends existing shipping method and adds an interface f...
Wed, 16 Nov, 2016 at 1:00 PM
How can I test the currency detection function?
The Currency Switcher performs the currency detection only once, at the first visit to a site, then it stores the information against the user session. If y...
Wed, 11 Apr, 2018 at 11:23 AM