WooCommerce Software Add-on

By: WordPress
Added: February 2, 2022

Worksheet must be completed.

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May cause some slowness, but within reasonable limits.


WooCommerce Software Add-On introduces a new product type called Software that lets you sell license keys. Use this in conjunction with the downloadable type, allowing the user to download the product. When this product type is selected, a new tab called Software opens in Product data meta box menu.

When to Use Software Add-on

Use WooCommerce Software Add-on if you require the ability to manage license keys and activation via your store.

Software Add-on is only available on plans that are on Managed WooCommerce.

Details & Setup

Support & Requirements

Support Scope:

We will install, activate and configure settings.

Requirements for Setup:

Worksheet must be completed.

Functionality Path:

WooCommerce>Products>Product Type and Options>Software License Keys


Software Add-on is part of Managed WooCommerce and is installed and activated from WooCommerce Extensions in the WordPress dashboard.

Dashboard > WooCommerce > Extensions > Software Add-on (Install/Activate)

Not seeing the WooCommerce Extensions?

  • Website Specialists - please follow these steps
  • Builders - please open a TC for further assistance

Configure according to the provided worksheet. Reference the links below for how to setup the plugin.

Supported Plan(s):



Supported Feature requests require a PDF Worksheet be generated using the Functionality Form, and the PDF Worksheet must be added to the project.

Functionality Path:

WooCommerce>Products>Product Type and Options>Software License Keys

Related Features: