From Common Settings page, you can manage your plugin license (item purchase code) and configure main plugin settings.
Item purchase code is a license code that is automatically generated by Codecanyon platform when you purchase the plugin there. If you can’t find your purchase code, please refer to this article for more information.
You have to input your purchase code in the plugin settings. Otherwise all premium features of the plugin are disabled and it will act up like Ali2Woo Lite (free version of the Ali2Woo plugin).
By default one purchase code can be activated on one domain only. However if you want to switch a domain and use the purchase code on another domain, then follow the guide.
Also, if you want to use the same purchase code on multiple domains simultaneously, activate any subscription plan available for the plugin.
Language – Currently AliExpress portal supports 17 languages. Choose a necessary one before doing the import and get translated version of product data. All product data (such as: title, description, attributes, shipping methods and reviews) will be loaded in that language.
If you’re looking for a way to translate the plugin interface on your website, please install and activate the Loco Translate plugin. Upon activation, you need to visit the Loco Translate » Plugins page to start translating your plugins.
Currency – By default Ali2Woo imports all product prices in USD. it is possible to choose a different currency for product import. Our plugin supports all currencies that you see on the AliExpress portal.
Check a full list of the currencies that are available in the plugin:
US Dollar(USD), Euro(EUR), Australian Dollar(AUD), Brazilian Real(BRL), Canadian Dollar(CAD), Russian Rouble(RUB), Swedish Krona(SEK), Turkish Lira(TRY), Ukraine Hryvnia(UAH), United Kingdom Pound(GBP), Indian Rupee(INR), Indonesian Rupiah(IDR), Japanese Yen(JPY), Mexican peso(MXN), Afghan Afghani(AFN), Albanian Lek(ALL), Angolan Kwanza(AOA), East Carribean Dollar(XCD), Armenian Dram(AMD), Aruban Florin(AWG), St. Helena Pound(SHP), Azerbaijan New Manat(AZN), Bahamian Dollar(BSD), Bahraini Dinar(BHD), Bangladeshi Taka(BDT), Belarusian Ruble(BYR), Belize Dollar(BZD), CFA Franc BCEAO(XOF), Bermudian Dollar(BMD), Bhutan Ngultrum(BTN), Bosnian Mark(BAM), Botswana Pula(BWP), Norwegian Kroner(NOK), Brunei Dollar(BND), Bulgarian Lev(BGN), Burundi Franc(BIF), Cambodian Riel(KHR), CFA Franc BEAC(XAF), Cape Verde Escudo(CVE), Cayman Islands Dollar(KYD), Chilean Peso(CLP), Comoros Franc(KMF), Congolese Franc(CDF), New Zealand Dollar(NZD), Costa Rican Colon(CRC), Czech Koruna(CZK), Danish Krone(DKK), Djibouti Franc(DJF), Dominican Peso(DOP), Egyptian Pound(EGP), Salvadoran colón(SVC), Eritrean Nakfa(ERN), CFP Franc(XPF), Nicaraguan Cordoba Oro(NIO), Nigerian Naira(NGN), Omani Rial(OMR), Pakistan Rupee(PKR), Papua New Guinea Kina(PGK), Paraguay Guarani(PYG), Philippine Peso(PHP), Polish Zloty(PLN), Qatari Rial(QAR), Romanian New Leu(RON), Rwandan Franc(RWF), Samoan Tala(WST), Sao Tome/Principe Dobra(STD), Saudi Riyal(SAR), Serbian Dinar(RSD), Seychelles Rupee(SCR), Sierra Leone Leone(SLL), Singapore Dollar(SGD), Solomon Islands Dollar(SBD), Somali Shilling(SOS), South African Rand(ZAR), Korean Won(KRW), Sri Lanka Rupee(LKR), Suriname Dollar(SRD), Swaziland Lilangeni(SZL), Swiss Franc(CHF), Taiwan Dollar(TWD), Tajikistan Somoni(TJS), Tanzanian Shilling(TZS), Thai Baht(THB), Tongan Pa’anga(TOP), Trinidad/Tobago Dollar(TTD), Tunisian Dinar(TND), Turkmenistan New Manat(TMT), Uganda Shilling(UGX), Utd. Arab Emir. Dirham(AED), Uruguayan Peso(UYU), Uzbekistan Som(UZS), Vanuatu Vatu(VUV), Vietnamese Dong(VND), Yemen Rial(YER), Zambian Kwacha(ZMW), Zimbabwe Dollar(ZWL), Ethiopian Birr(ETB), Falkland Islands Pound(FKP), Fiji Dollar(FJD), Gambian Dalasi(GMD), Georgian Lari(GEL), Ghanaian New Cedi(GHS), Gibraltar Pound(GIP), Guatemalan Quetzal(GTQ), Guinea Franc(GNF), Guyanan Dollar(GYD), Haitian Gourde(HTG), Honduran Lempira(HNL), Hong Kong Dollar(HKD), Hungarian Forint(HUF), Iceland Krona(ISK), Iraqi Dinar(IQD), Israeli New Shekel(ILS), Jamaican Dollar(JMD), Kazakhstan Tenge(KZT), Kenyan Shilling(KES), Kuwaiti Dinar(KWD), Kyrgyzstanian Som(KGS), Lao Kip(LAK), Lebanese Pound(LBP), Lesotho Loti(LSL), Liberian Dollar(LRD), Libyan Dinar(LYD), Macanese pataca(MOP), Macedonian Denar(MKD), Malawi Kwacha(MWK), Malaysian Ringgit(MYR), Maldive Rufiyaa(MVR), Mauritius Rupee(MUR), Moldovan Leu(MDL), Mongolian Tugrik(MNT), Moroccan Dirham(MAD), Mozambique New Metical(MZN), Myanmar Kyat(MMK), Namibia Dollar(NAD), Nepalese Rupee(NPR), Argentine Peso(ARS), Peruvian Nuevo Sol(PEN), Algerian Dinar(DZD), Jordanian Dinar(JOD), Bolivian Mvdol(BOB), Unidad de Valor Real(COP), Barbados Dollar(BBD), Panamanian balboa(PAB), Croatian kuna(HRK)
Default product type – Ali2Woo has two variants for the option. Default value is Simple/Variable Product. In this case Ali2Woo will import products into WooCommerce as Simple or Variable product depending on AliExpress product type. Another value is External/Affiliate Product and it allows you to import products as External products. The external products can’t be added into the cart on your website. When customers click buy button, it forwards your customers to AliExpress product page directly.
Default product status – choose a status for newly imported products. Choose Publish and products will be visible for your customers once they are completely imported. Also, you can choose Draft and keep your product in the Draft folder.
Not import specifications – AliExpress product page contains Item specifics section (i.e. attributes). Use this option to not import that data.
Not import description – Don’t import product description from AliExpress
Don’t import images from the description – Don’t import images containing in the product description from AliExpress.
Use external image urls – Want to save free space on your server? Activate this option and Ali2Woo will use the external paths and load them from AliExpress servers directly. Otherwise Ali2Woo saves the images on your server.
Use random stock value – Often AliExpress sellers use a fake stock value for all their products and variations, for example: 999. You can replace that value with more natural value. Ali2Woo will generate specific value from given range.
Import in the background– Product can have plenty variations with a lot of images. Therefore activate this feature to save your server resources during the importing process. If you want to know more about the background loading mode, check the following article.
Allow product duplication – Allow the import of an already imported product. This can be useful when you need to override product with the same product. For example if your supplier has changed something in a product (variants, description or even product images), you can easily override it with this option enabled.
Convert case of attributes and their values – Products may come with different text case of attributes and their values. This option allow you to set case strictly, for example you can covert text to lowercase automatically.
Remove “Ship From” attribute and Default “Ship From” country – Both options work in pair and allow you to automatically remove the “Shipping From” attribute from products which you add to the Import List. For further information on how to use this feature, please check the article.
Order Fulfillment settings
Delivered Order Status – Change order status when all order items have been delivered. Please note: Woocommerce order can include sever products, each product is called order item and match with a separate order on AliExpress.
Shipped Order Status – Change order status when all order items have been shipped. In other words order status is changed once supplier adds all tracking numbers to the order.
Placed Order Status – Set the order status when it’s placed on AliExpress with the Chrome extension
Aliexpress Sync – if you want the product prices, stock and variations to be synced automatically with AliExpress, you need activate the option.
When product is no longer available – choose what to do if a product is no longer available on AliExpress.
When variant is no longer available – choose an action when some product variant is no longer available on Aliexpress.
When a new variant has appeared – set a behaviour when a new product variant appear on Aliexpress.
When the price changes – choose an action when the price of your product changes.
When inventory changes – choose action when the inventory level of a particular product changes.
Send email alerts and Email address – use both option to receive the email notification about changes in the imported products. If the product price or stock changes, or if new variants are added by a seller on AliExpress, you will get a message to chosen email.
Chrome Extension settings
These options will work if you have Ali2Woo Chrome extension installed and connect it to your website.
Default shipping method – select this shipping method when extension places orders on AliExpress. If this shipping option is not available the method with minimal cost is selected instead.
Override phone number – enter a default phone number (you can set your own one) for placing orders on AliExpress. This phone number will be used in case if you don’t want to show the real client phone number to AliExpress sellers.
Custom note – set a message for suppliers, that will be sent them automatically with your orders on AliExpress. It will help you to avoid any invoices or marketing materials included in the packages sent to your customers.
“We are dropshipping! Please, do not include any invoices or promo materials into the package.”
The same in Chinese: “你好，这个是分销订单，请不要在包裹内放任何发票或促销信息，谢谢!”
“Dear seller. I work as a dropshipper. Please, do not mention Aliexpress and your return address and don’t place your business card into the package. We look forward to continuing and further developing our cooperation with your store. Thank you!”
Transliteration – enable the auto-transliteration for AliExpress order details. For example, AliExpress doesn’t allow Cyrillic chars in customer address, this feature convert it to Latin characters correctly. For further information refer to this article.
Middle name field – add new Middle name field to Woocommerce checkout page, then use its value during an order-fulfillment process on AliExpress to fill customer address.
Automatic payments – allow the extension to pay automatically for each order during an order fulfillment process. Also please make sure that you`ve selected your credit card as the payment method on AlIExpress.
Place order to Awaiting payment list – allow the extension to place each order to the Awaiting payment list on AlIExpress. It gives ability to pay for all orders at a time.