What changes are in the latest version of Phorest? (Version Changelog)

This article details the changes in each version of Phorest.


Release Date: August 22nd, 2023

What's Included

  • Tax rates can now be applied to Custom Fees.

  • Custom Fees can now be limited to specific services.
  • Resolved issue where deposit sometimes wasn't subtracted from sale after removing deposit line item.
  • Resolved issue where deposit sometimes disappeared after converting services to series/courses.

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Release Date: July 19th, 2023

What's Included

  • Resolved issue with new browser-based screens where users were automatically logged out when using a touchscreen on a Windows device, where the auto-logout timer wasn’t being reset correctly in some circumstances.


Release Date: June 26th, 2023

What's Included


Release Date: May 15th, 2023

What's Included

  • Removed the ability to enter a negative sundry amount for accounts with sundry types enabled.


Release Date: April 18th, 2023

What's Included

  • Fixed issue where PhorestPay Card Terminal was prompting for tips on retail-only sales that were not eligible for a tip. (PhorestPay through Bancard - USA Only).
  • Allow Payment Type window to appear on Purchase screen for 0.00 value sales in order to allow refunding tips (functionality was already enabled in US & Canada, but is now enabled in all other regions using Tips).
  • Additional German translations.
  • Additional Finnish translations.
  • Additional Dutch translations.
  • Changes to Fiskal Trust/TSE Zero receipt prompt.

Release Date: March 15th, 2023

What's Included

  • Resolved issue where payment modal window would remain 'stuck' on-screen.

Release Date: March 6th, 2023.

What's Included


Release Date: February 28th, 2023

What's Included

  • Additional Spanish language translations.
  • Additional Dutch language translations.

Release Date: February 7th, 2023

What's Included

  • Updated some payment error translations.
  • Feature flag added to Purchase screen to allow for the rollout of further updates.
  • Updated CTA URL on Inventory Count/Stock Takes.
  • Updated CTA URL under Contact Support > Remote Login.
  • Updated cookie consent screen for Ad Manager.

Release Date: January 10th, 2023

What's Included

  • Improved error message with PhorestPay Card Terminal errors.
  • Adjusted Stripe server-driven terminal flow timeout duration.
  • Applied error translations for PhorestPay Card Terminal offline, time-out, and terminal busy errors.
  • A new tab has been added in Manager > Business > Chart of Accounts, which allows configuring Tip accounts per User.
  • Save Card Details option with PhorestPay Virtual Terminal is now unchecked by default for businesses in all regions using PhorestPay, except North America, where it is checked by default.
  • Phorest will now display information to businesses in Canada to mention that Interac cards cannot be stored.
  • Improved No Show modal dialog response for computers with slower CPUs.

Release Date: November 30th, 2022

What's Included

  • Resolved issue where PhorestPay deposit payments were sometimes displayed twice on the Sales screen.
  • Improvements to PhorestPay Card Terminal payment cancellation from Phorest GUI.

Release Date: November 15th, 2022

What's Included

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