DT Register Version Comparisons Print
Wednesday, 28 July 2010 14:11

While we stopped developing the Joomla 1.0 version of DT Register back in April 2009, we still keep it available for those that might need it. Support is unavailable for 1.0 however. Versions for Joomla 1.5 remain available, but are no longer being developed or supported. The following chart will help you be clear on what features are included in the older version compared to the current Joomla 2.5 / 3.x versions.

Joomla 1.0

DT Reg 2.4.6

Joomla 1.5

DT Reg 2.6.9

Joomla 1.5

DT Reg 2.7.19

Joomla 2.5 / 3.x

DT Reg 2.8.x / 3.0.6

JEvents Required
(backend only)
Yes, ver. 1.4.3

Yes, ver. 1.5.x

NO

NO

Built-in Calendar No No
YES YES
CB Integration Yes, ver. 1.1 Yes, ver. 1.2.x Yes, 1.2.x +

Yes, 1.8.x +

JomSocial Integration No Yes, ver. 1.6 Yes, 2.0.x +

Yes, 2.0.x +

Auto-create Joomla Users No Yes (global) Yes (per event) Yes (per event)
Frontend Event Administration No No
YES YES
Frontend Records Management No No No YES
Auto Reminder / Followup Emails No No YES YES
Repeating Events No No
YES

YES

Multi-event Registration No No
YES YES
Front/Back Permissions Structure No No
YES YES
Event Image Support No No
YES

YES

Barcode Support No Yes Yes Yes
Multi-language Support No Yes (Joom!Fish) Yes (Joom!Fish) Yes (Falang)
Frontend User Panel
(edit/cancel/make payments)
No Yes Yes Yes
Unlimited Custom Fields Yes Yes ALL Fields editable ALL Fields editable
Custom Field Fee Calculations Yes Yes Yes Yes
Conditional Custom Fields No Yes Yes Yes
Hidden Custom Fields No Yes Yes

Yes

Auto-Tax Calculations No Yes Yes Yes
Dynamic Price Display No No
Yes Yes
Prerequisite Events / Categories No Yes Yes Yes
Customizable Attendee's List No Yes Yes Yes
Event Copy Function No Yes Yes Yes
Location Manager w/ Google Maps No Yes Yes Yes
Public / Private Events Yes Yes Yes

Yes

Attendance Check No Yes Yes Yes
Status Options for Records 1 3 (active, pending, cancelled) 4 (active, pending, cancelled, waiting) 4
Partial Payments / Deposits No Yes Yes Yes
Archive Management No Yes Yes Yes
Overlapping Date/Time Check No Yes Yes Yes
Discount / Promo Codes Yes Yes Yes

Yes

Category Management Yes, 1-level Yes, 2-levels Yes, 2-levels

Yes, multi-level

Associate Article w/ Event for Details No Yes Yes Yes
Re-Order Events/Categories Yes (manual) Yes (auto/manual) Yes (auto/manual) Yes (auto/manual)
Event Search Function Yes Yes Yes Yes
Zip / Postal Code Radius Search No No No Yes
WYSIWYG Editor support No Yes Yes Yes
Unique Payment Options PER EVENT No Yes Yes Yes
Paid / Not Paid Record Status Yes Yes Yes

Yes

Individual / Group Registrations Yes Yes Yes Yes
Group Registration Options Detailed Detailed Simple or Detailed Simple or Detailed
Minimum Group Members Option No No Yes Yes
Maximum Group Members Option Yes Yes Yes Yes
Event Capacity Setting Yes Yes Yes Yes
Late Fee Functions Yes Yes Yes Yes
Early Bird Discounts ($ or %) No Yes Yes

Yes

CAPTCHA Security Images Yes Yes Yes (with refresh) Yes (with refresh)
Custom emails/messages PER EVENT Yes (user) Yes (user) Yes (user/admin) Yes (user/admin)
Print Onscreen Confirmation Message No No No Yes
Attach Files to Confirmation Emails No Yes Yes Yes
Member Discount Options ($ or %) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Default Currency Global Global / Per Event Per Event Per Event
User Ability to Upload Files No Yes Yes Yes
Waiting List Options Yes Yes Yes (enhanced)

Yes (enhanced)

Specify Open / Cut-Off Date No Yes Yes Yes
Manual Registrations Yes Yes (backend) Yes (backend)

Yes (front/back)

Field Management (display/required) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Text Editable in Language Files Yes Yes Yes Yes
Date Format Options 3 13 13 13
Publish / Unpublish Events Yes Yes Yes Yes
Color Packages for Buttons No Yes, 8 Yes, 8

Yes, 8

Unique Confirmation Numbers Yes Yes, Customizable Yes, Customizable Yes, Customizable
Terms & Conditions Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
CSV Export of Records Yes, Simple Yes, Customizable Yes, Customizable

Yes, Customizable

Mass Email to Registrants Yes Yes Yes (options/filters) Yes (options/filters)
Re-Send Confirmation Emails No Yes Yes Yes
Menu Options 1 3 6 9
GPL License Yes Yes Yes Yes
Free Updates & Support 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year
Frontend Language Translations English Only 9 10 12
Admin Language Translations English Only 3 4 5
MVC File Structure No No
Yes

Yes

PAYMENT GATEWAY OPTIONS

Authorize.net Yes (AIM) Yes (AIM) Yes (AIM) Yes (AIM/SIM)
Authorize.net ECheck Yes Yes Yes Yes
PayPal (regular free acct) Yes Yes Yes

Yes

PayPal PRO No No Yes Yes
Google Checkout No Yes Yes Yes
WorldPay No No Yes Yes
Sage (N. America) No No Yes Yes
iDeal (Mollie or Rabobank Lite) No Yes Yes Yes
ePDQ Barclaycard (United Kingdom) No No No Yes
eWay (Australia / New Zealand) No Yes Yes Yes
SaferPay No No Yes Yes
Quickbooks Merchant Services No No Yes Yes
PSiGate No No Yes Yes
PayFast (S. Africa) No No Yes Yes
Korta (Europe) No No No Yes
USA ePay No No Yes Yes
TransFirst (Transaction Central) No No Yes Yes
Moneris (Canada) No No No Yes
NetDeposit No Yes Yes Yes
Pay Later (offline payments) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Offline Credit Card No No Yes Yes

OPTIONAL PLUGINS / MODULES

Mini-Calendar Module No No No Yes
Upcoming Events Module Yes Yes Yes Yes
Cart Module No No Yes Yes
Search Module No No Yes Yes
EventLink Plugin Yes Yes Yes Yes
SSL Plugin No Yes Yes Yes
JEvents Update Plugin No No Yes Yes
JomSocial Activity Plugin No Yes Yes Yes
JomSocial Records Plugin No Yes Yes Yes
JoomFish Content Element Files No Yes Yes No
Community Builder Records Plugin Yes Yes Yes Yes
Acajoom Subscriber Plugin No Yes, $15 Yes, $15 No
MyScript Plugin No Yes, $15 Yes, $15 Yes, $15
MailChimp Plugin No No Yes, $20 Yes, $20
AcyMailing Plugin No No No Yes, $20
ICS Import Plugin No No Yes, $20 Yes, $20
Google Cal Export Plugin No No Yes, $20 Yes, $20