Disable WooCommerce Status


Completely disables the WooCommerce Status widget in the WP Admin dashboard to greatly improve backend performance on high traffic WooCommerce shops.


This plugin has been designed for use on LEMP (Nginx) web servers with PHP 7.0 and MySQL 5.7 to achieve best performance. All of our plugins are meant for single site WordPress installations only; for both performance and security reasons, we highly recommend against using WordPress Multisite for the vast majority of projects.

Plugin Features

  • Settings Page: No
  • PRO Version Available: No
  • Includes Media: No
  • Includes CSS: No
  • Database Storage: No
    • Transients: No
    • Options: Yes
  • Database Queries: Backend only
  • Must-Use Support: Yes
  • Multisite Support: No
  • Uninstalls Data: N/A

Code Inspiration

This plugin was partially inspired either in “code or concept” by the open-source software and discussions mentioned below:

Recommended Plugins

We invite you to check out a few other related free plugins that our team has also produced that you may find especially useful:

Special Thanks

We thank the following groups for their generous contributions to the WordPress community which have particularly benefited us in developing our own free plugins and paid services:


We released this plugin in response to our managed hosting clients asking for better access to their server, and our primary goal will remain supporting that purpose. Although we are 100% open to fielding requests from the WordPress community, we kindly ask that you keep the above mentioned goals in mind, thanks!


  1. Upload to the /wp-content/plugins/disable-wc-status-littlebizzy directory
  2. Activate via WP Admin > Plugins
  3. Verify WoooCommerce Status widget is gone (WP Admin Dashboard)


Installation Instructions
  1. Upload to the /wp-content/plugins/disable-wc-status-littlebizzy directory
  2. Activate via WP Admin > Plugins
  3. Verify WoooCommerce Status widget is gone (WP Admin Dashboard)
How can I change this plugin’s settings?

There is no settings page to ensure top performance and security.

I have a suggestion, how can I let you know?

Please avoid leaving negative reviews in order to get a feature implemented. Instead, we kindly ask that you post your feedback on the wordpress.org support forums by tagging this plugin in your post. If needed, you may also contact our homepage.

Contributors & Developers

“Disable WooCommerce Status” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • minor code tweaks
  • updated plugin meta


  • initial release