k-OutDated Checker (k-OC)

Description

Scans automatically, twice a day, all of your installed plugins against the WordPress Plugin Directory for outdated plugins and email an alert for update.

What k-OutDated Checker (k-OC) Does

k-OC stands for k-OutDated Checker. k-OC scans automatically, twice a day, all your installed plugins against the WordPress Plugin Directory for outdated plugins and email an alert for immediate update.

History

k-OC got its start when I had to maintain a lot of WordPress installations which their owners didn’t care much about maintenance and security.

Included Languages

  • English (default)
  • Greek (el)

If you want to help out, I have included the .pot file in /language folder. You can send them to nbran@kanenas.net

Screenshots

  • This is how the email alert will look like if plugins are not up-to-date.

Installation

After downloading and extracting the latest version of k-OC:

  1. Upload the folder k-outdated-plugin-checker-k-opc to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. That’s all!

FAQ

Installation Instructions

After downloading and extracting the latest version of k-OC:

  1. Upload the folder k-outdated-plugin-checker-k-opc to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. That’s all!
I have activated the plugin. Now what?
  • You don’t have to do anything else! k-OutDated Checker will scan all your plugins against the WordPress Plugin Directory (twice a day) and alert the administrator of your website (by email) if at least one plugin is outdated.

Reviews

Plug & Play

Just install and it's ready! Does what it's supposed to do with zero effort.

Didn’t work.

Sends an e-mail saying that there's an update available for every single one of our website's installed plugins, including k-OutDated Checker (k-OC) itself. There are currently NO updates available for ANY of our website's installed plugins. In summary: this plugin cannot correctly determine whether *itself* is up to date. Uninstalling.
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Contributors & Developers

“k-OutDated Checker (k-OC)” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

“k-OutDated Checker (k-OC)” has been translated into 1 locale. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

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Interested in development?

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Changelog

1.2.3 08/02/2018

  • ENHANCEMENT: Changed how the version of the plugins is checked against the WordPress Plugin Directory.
  • NEW: Show next to current the new version of the plugin that needs update.
  • Update the “Tested up to” in readme.txt.

1.2.1.1 10/10/2017

  • NEW: Added “Minimum PHP Version Requirement” in readme.txt.
  • Update the “Tested up to” in readme.txt.

1.2.1 17/09/2015

  • NEW: Added the k-outdated-plugin-checker-k-opc.pot file in languages folder.
  • NEW: Added translation for Greek.

1.2 17/09/2015

  • ENHANCEMENT: Internationalizing the plugin (accepting translations).
  • ENHANCEMENT: Implementation of WordPress “PHP Coding Standards” (https://make.wordpress.org/core/handbook/best-practices/coding-standards/php/).

1.1 05/05/2015

  • FIX: Check only for plugins that exist in WordPress Plugin Directory.
  • FIX: Send email alert only when at least one plugin is outdated.

1.0 (First Release) 04/05/2015

  • This is the initial release of k-OC.