Digital License Manager

توضیحات

Digital License Manager is licensing plugin for WordPress that can be used to keep track of and sell your licenses form your site. Supported and maintained by friendly team behind. 😎

The plugin is compatible with WooCommerce, although it can be used as standalone License Manager without WooCommerce.

✨ Free Features

  • Manage your Licenses (status, license key, activations, etc)
  • Manage License Activations. Keeps separate records of Activations identified by unique token instead of single activations count variable.
  • Manage License Generators. Makes it possible to generate Licenses by specific rules (separator, chunks, length, allowed characters, prefix, suffix etc)
  • Assign Generators to one or more WooCommerce products to generate Licenses based on the rules of the Generator when the product is purchased on certain Order status
  • Automatically generate, sell and deliver keys through WooCommerce. Supports both Simple and Variable products.
  • Separate page for Licenses in MyAccount when using with WooCommerce
  • Separate page for each License in My Account when using with WooCommerce
  • License Certificates in PDF format downloadable from the single License page in My Account page when using with WooCommerce
  • The purchased Licenses are included in the WooCommerce Emails (completed order, etc)
  • License delivery Order statuses can be selected from the plugin Settings
  • Create, update, activate, deactivate and validate licenses through the REST API
  • Create and update generators through the REST API
  • Import licenses form file
  • Export licenses to PDF or CSV format. Allows column selection
  • Migration tool for migrating from other plugins
  • Works even without WooCommerce. If you want to use the plugin as standalone license manager or if you have another solution for selling the keys, you can use the REST API to create licenses.

✨ PRO Version Features

The PRO version focuses on making it possible to generate consistent cash flow through the integration with WooCommerce Subscriptions and provide updates through the Digital License Manager REST API to the users that purchased and activated their license. List of the additional features as follows:

  • WooCommerce Subscriptions support. It extends existing license or generates new one upon subscription renewal based on your product settings.
  • Subscriptions for WooCommerce support. This is free alternative to WooCommerce Subscriptions. Similarly as WooCommerce Subscriptions, it extends existing license or generates new one upon subscription renewal based on your product settings.
  • Software management. If you sell software, you will be able to add your software, setup a gallery, support information, FAQs that appear on the product page.
  • Software release management. Downloadable software can be distributed as a releases. For each version you create a release in the Software editor.
  • Software details REST Endpoint to get information about specific software. This is useful if you want to perform update check from your premium software.
  • Software download REST Endpoint to download the latest release for specific software. This is useful if you want to provide updates for your software.
  • Separate Battle-tested and well-documented WordPress package to create License Activation form and provide updates through your Digital License Manager Software API. Start your WordPress theme/plugin shop today!
  • Ready to use theme/plugin updater library with integration guide. Useful if you want to integrate license activations to your plugins/themes.
  • Additional Options to enable or disable features like the “Licenses” access in My Account.
  • Software download statistics (Coming soon)
  • PDF certificates of the licenses (Coming soon)

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📃 REST API Documentation

The REST API is one of the crucial features that this plugin provides.

It allows developers to create/update/activate/deactivate/validate licenses through the API.

The REST API documentation can be found on the link below:

See Documentation

📃 All Documentation

The complete documentation can be found on the link below:

See Documentation

📃 Client Libraries

The following client libraries and integrations are available:

➕ Issues / Feature Requests

The development can be tracked on our Github Repository.

Any contributions are welcome! Feel free to submit pull requests or report issues.

✔ Important Note

The plugin will create wp-content/uploads/dlm-files directory which stores the cryptographic secrets that are required to decrypt the licenses. If you lose this file, you will lose your license keys as well. Make sure you backup those files!

عکس‌های صفحه

  • Licenses - Overview page
  • Licenses - Add/Edit form
  • Licenses - CSV Export form
  • Generators - Overview page
  • Generators - Add/Edit form
  • Generators - "Generate" page for generating license keys.
  • Activations - Overview page
  • Settings - General
  • Settings - WooCommerce (if WooCommerce is activated)
  • Settings - API Keys - Overview
  • Settings - API Keys - Add/Edit form
  • My Account - Licenses overview
  • My Account - Single order page - Shows the licenses
  • Order Email - Shows the licenses
  • Re-send licenses via Order page

نصب

Manual installation

  1. Upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/digital-license-manager directory, or install the plugin through the WordPress Plugins page directly.
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins page in WordPress.
  3. Use the License ManagerSettings page to configure the plugin.

Installation through WordPress

  1. Open up your WordPress Dashboard and navigate to the Plugins page.
  2. Click on Add new
  3. In the search bar type “Digital License Manager”
  4. Select this plugin and click on Install now

Important

The plugin will create wp-content/uploads/dlm-files directory which stores the cryptographic secrets that are required to decrypt the licenses. If you lose this file, you will lose your license keys as well. Make sure you backup those files!

سوالات متداول

Does it work without WooCommerce?

Yes it does.

How License Activations work?

The License activations are stored as a separate database entries and not using a counter. This allows easier management of License Activation per device/installation/etc.

How to create a license through the REST API?

To create a license through the REST API, please follow this guide.

How to activate a license through the REST API?

To activate a license through the REST API, please follow this guide.

How to deactivate a license through the REST API?

To deactivate a license through the REST API, please follow this guide.

How to validate a license through the REST API?

To validate a license through the REST API, please follow this guide.

I am using “License Manager for WooCommerce”, how to migrate to Digital License Manager?

To migrate to Digital License Manager, please navigate to “License Manager” > “Settings” > “Tools” and here you can find the migration tool. This will copy your data to Digital License Manager supported format. If you used the REST API, we will be providing a fallback REST API for license activation/deactivation/validation endpoints that will be the same url structure as the “License Manager for WooCommerce” but utilize our backend APIs for backwards compatibility. Stay tuned!

بررسی‌ها

25 آگوست 2022
I looked at 8 different licensing plugins and determined that Digital License Manager was the best one. It is well integrated with WooCommerce, has very good documentation, and the developer is easy to work with on GitHub.
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تغییرات

1.3.6

Release Date – 24 Nov 2022

  • Add code and status to error when license key is not found via rest api.
  • Refactor Migrator class for better flexibility and reusability, fixes issues related to migrations.

1.3.5

Release Date – 14 Nov 2022

  • Add support for assinging product variations to Licenses when selling from stock
  • Rewrite stock syncrhonization functionality
  • Test with the latest WooCommerce version
  • Test with the latest WordPress version

1.3.4

Release Date – 04 Oct 2022

  • Fix conflict with WooCommerce subscriptions in the product editor
  • Add valid_for that tells how many days the license will be valid after purchased from stock
  • Improve license create/edit screen field labels wording
  • Fix invalid markup on the generator create/edit pages in admin
  • Fix generator title badges in the generators list table in admin
  • Fix license import functionality, do not set expiry date immediately and make use of the valid_for property
  • Fix potential issue with stock decreasing and set validFor=null in save license procedure in admin
  • Fix issue warning thrown when deleting licenses in the admin side, props @pondermatic
  • Replaced WordPress meta function calls with WooCommerce product/order meta functions calls to comply with upcoming WooCommerce custom tables database implementation

1.3.3

Release Date – 20 Aug 2022

  • Added option to specify license expiration date/time format in Settings. Props @pondermatic
  • Fixed issues related to license expiration date/time output consistency. Props @pondermatic
  • Fixed issues with PHP warnings. Props @pondermatic
  • Fixed issues in “License Manager for WooCommerce” data migration tool, related to unhandled PHP exceptions.
  • Fixed several typos in “License Manager for WooCommerce” data migration tool.

1.3.2

Release Date – 26 Jul 2022

  • Fix typo in the migration file

1.3.1

Release Date – 26 Jun 2022

  • Fix PHP warning on Admin > Activations page

1.3.0

Release Date – 25 May 2022

  • Added Support for WordPress 6.0 and WooCommerce 6.5
  • Added License Certifications feature in PDF format (integrates in WooCommerce and Licenses table admin screens)
  • Added RestAPI optional ‘token’ parameter to the /activate endpoint to reactivate existing license token and not create new one if needed
  • Added Single License page in My Account
  • Added License Activation log in My Account single License page
  • Added Migration tool for migrating from “License Manager for Woocommerce”
  • Added permalinks flush mechanism to flush permalinks after plugin activation. Fixes issues with 404 pages in WooCommerce “My Account”
  • Added “Help” page in “Settings”
  • Removed redundant valid_for column in the licenses table in favor of expires_at
  • Fixed issue with the pagination and filters on the License Activations page
  • Fixed a problem that caused admins not able to clear activation limit on a license (set unlimited activations)
  • Refreshed admin edit/create screens style
  • Refreshed admin settings screens style
  • Simplified the Licenses list table in admin screen
  • Simplified the WooCommerce templates directory tree
  • Improved the css/js resource queuing
  • Improved PHP 8.1 compatibility
  • Refactor the Abstracts/Interfaces naming to support PSR standard
  • Upgraded jQuery UI css version to v1.13.1

1.2.2

Release Date – 23 Mar 2022

  • Fix various notices found
  • Fix license/validate endpoint. It was returning error response when activation token is deactivated. It should return the activation object with the populated deactivated_at prperty.
  • Re-write the license generation in WooCommerce
  • Improve code, add various hooks for better extendibility.

1.2.1

Release Date – 03 Mar 2022

  • Fix Multisite database/fileystem initial setup. Run the database/filesystem setup on each blog once the plugin is activated network wide.

1.2.0

Release Date – 15 Dec 2021

  • Complete rewrite of product edit data DLM fields
  • Added error display when validation fails upon product save
  • Added welcome notice
  • Fix admin dropdowns product search
  • Fix admin dropdowns order search
  • Fix license update process that removed expiration date
  • Fix purchased licenses display in the order page
  • Fix Generator REST API problems related to the delete endpoint
  • Fix API key last access date/time display
  • Fix a problem that skipped the creation of the product_downloads table
  • Fix activations limit calculations
  • Imrpoved REST API validation and handling
  • Improved the license expiration display in license table
  • Updated the product fields. Instead of use stock and use generator this is now a single dropdown.
  • Code style improvements

1.1.1

Release Date – 10 Oct 2021

  • Add PRO version references
  • Minor bug fixes

1.1.0

Release Date – 24 Sep 2021

  • Add delete rest endpoint for Licenses and Generators
  • Fix license activation validate endpoint
  • Fix dlm_rest_api_pre_response filter
  • Fix Generators update endpoint
  • Improve “Re-send licenses” button in order screen
  • Improve Customer delivery email
  • Code style improvements

1.0.0

Release Date – 19 Jul 2021

  • Everything is new