NextGen Release Notes

WARNING!  BigCommerce does not have the ability to revert a previous theme version after updating within the control panel. Make a copy of your working theme version before pressing the update button.

Internal Revisions

  • Logo no longer moves when focused whether or not focus outline is enabled or disabled.
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
  • Sale badge colors have should now render according to theme editor settings found here: Products > Product Sale Badges > Badge Color.
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
  • Logo should no longer shift when focused whether focus outline is enabled or disabled.
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
  • Product page tab hover text color should now adhere to theme editor setting found here: Product Page > Product Tab Hover Text Color.
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss

Customer Requests

  • The Contact form will now be visible when the sideNav is active on the contact page.
    – templates/pages/contact-us.html
  • Added theme editor options to adjust the wishlist button static & hover state colors on the product page
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
    – schema.json
    – config.json
  • Product Names on product cards will now appear how they are typed (case sensitivity) in control panel
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss

Internal Revisions

  • Logo text hover color will now adhere to theme editor settings
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
  • Focus outline will now disable with theme editor setting
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
  • Top Menu font hover color will now adhere to theme editor settings
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
  • Hero indicator dots will now adhere to changes within theme editor
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
  • Added theme editor color settings for Grid and List View Toggle
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
    – schema.json
    – config.json

Customer Requests

  • Recommended Products on product page, restricted width on mobile.
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
  • When using the Theme Editor setting, “Show Categories Only”, the Hover to Open has been corrected.
    – templates/components/common/navigation-menu.html
  • The Product option layout and alignment on product page has been adjusted.
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
  • You can now choose to show or not show subcategory images when enabling Subcategory Grid on category pages, giving you the option to only display SubCategory Links within the Grid.
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss
    – schema.json
    – config.json

Theme Editor Setting Revisions

  • Cart icon colors & hover colors should now adjust according to Theme Editor Settings
  • Cart Dropdown Button colors and hover colors should now adjust according to Theme Editor Settings
  • Cart Preview Modal button colors and hover colors, (after adding to cart from product page), should now adjust to Theme Editor settings
  • Cart page Checkout button colors and hover colors should now adjust according to Theme Editor settings
  • Back To Top Icon color and hover colors should now adjust according to Theme Editor settings
  • Product Card Button colors and hover colors should now adjust according to Theme Editor settings
  • Sales Flag colors and hover colors should now adjust according to Theme Editor settings
  • Newsletter button colors & hover colors should now adjust according to Theme Editor Settings
  • Compare Button colors & hover colors should now adjust according to Theme Editor Settings
  • Checkout Button colors and hover colors should now adjust according to Theme Editor settings
  • We have corrected the issue with not being able to adjust the text-color within a page builder region on content pages.
  • We have corrected the footer widget areas where colors could not be set within the widget.
  • Banners font-colors should now adjust to Theme Editor settings
  • The column layout within the Main Nav dropdown should now adjust according to Theme Editor settings
  • QuickView Button colors and hover colors should now adjust according to Theme Editor settings
  • Magnifying glass icon color within Searchbar should now adjust according to Theme Editor settings
  • The Main Navigation Alignment should now adhere to the Theme Editor Settings
  • The Main Navigation “hover to open” setting now adheres to the Theme Editor Settings

Updated Files:
– schema.json
– config.json
– assets/scss/nextgen.scss

Functionality Revisions

  • We have corrected the duplicate content within the last 3 footer widgets.
  • Compare Page: corrected font-size in product card sku & brand
  • We have developed a fix for the incorrect image displaying within the main image area in quickView modal after clicking “quickview” on the product page.
  • Compare Checkbox + Comparte Text Click-ability. “Compare” text & checkboxes should now be clickable in both list & grid views, with list by default, and grid by default.
  • { search_query } code displaying on store after searching has been resolved
  • We have corrected the issue of the call for pricing element being overlapped by the button.
  • News & Information will now display content on search results pages when clicking the “News & Information” link.
  • We have updated the Checkout Page Shipping Address font within the checkout dropdown to be the body font-color
  • Top menu does not update to show the user is now logged in: We have eliminated the account login/logout feature within the topMenu on the checkout page ONLY.
  • Checkout page – Promo input field should now be half the width of the element shared with the “apply” button.
  • Mobile checkout modal form opens off screen and can not be closed. This should now appear centered within the screen.
  • The mobile menu button will now toggle the dropdown on the checkout page
  • Issue with varying body-widths not floating the right-hand sidebar on the product pages properly has been resolved.

Updated Files:
– assets/scss/nextgen.scss
– assets/js/theme/global/nextgen/custom.js
– assets/js/theme/global/modal.js
– lang/en.json
– templates/components/common/footer-product.html
– templates/components/common/footer.html
– templates/components/common/navigation-menu-mobile-checkout.html
– templates/components/common/navigation-menu.html
– templates/components/custom/checkout-footer.html
– templates/components/custom/checkout-header.html
– templates/components/products/list-item.html
– templates/pages/errors/generic.html
– templates/pages/compare.html
– templates/pages/search.html

End of BigCommerce Fall Sale 2021

  • Updated pricing & meta images for each variation.
    – config.json
    – package-lock.json
    – package.json

Announcing BigCommerce Fall Sale 2021

  • Updated pricing & meta images for each variation.
    – config.json
    – package-lock.json
    – package.json
    – Added Directory & Files:
    – meta/sale

Internal Revisions

  • Updated Variation Descriptions
    – config.json
  •  Updated Styling for Focus Element within main nav to prevent movement in main nav when clicking or tabbing.
    – assets/scss/nextgen.scss