WooCommerce 7.1 RC2

The second Release Candidate for the November 2022 release of WooCommerce is now available for testing! You can either download it directly from WordPress.org or install our WooCommerce Beta Tester Plugin.


Since the release of RC 1, the following changes have been made:

  • WooCommerce Blocks has been updated to version 8.7.5 to improve support for WordPress 6.1 and the Twenty Twenty-Three theme.
  • Several fixes and improvements to High Performance Order Storage. #35118 #35349  #35366 #35333 #35402
  • A fix to onboarding when the Gutenberg plugin is active. #35448

Release Schedule

We’re still on track for our planned November 8 release.


If you’d like to dive in and help test this new release, our handy WooCommerce Beta Tester plugin allows you to switch between beta versions and release candidates. You can also download the release from WordPress.org.

A set of testing instructions has been published on our Wiki page in GitHub. We’ve also posted a helpful writeup on beta testing to help get you started.

If you discover any bugs during the testing process, please let us know by logging a report in GitHub.

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