Fooman Same Invoice Order Number (Magento 1)

  • Consistent order, invoice, shipment and credit memo numbers

    By default, Magento assigns a separate number to orders and related documents (invoices, shipments and credit memos). Once installed, this extension ensures that when a new invoice, shipment or credit memo is created, it will always take the same number as the associated order.

    For example, for order #1000, the associated invoice would be #1000, the shipment #1000, and the credit memo also #1000. This is a simple and popular approach for tidy record keeping and easy document identification.

    Automatic duplicate separation

    In the event of multiple invoices, shipments or credit memos associated with the same order, a duplicate separator will be used.

    For example, the first invoice would be #1000, the second #1000-1, the third #1000-2, and so on.

    Feature List

    • New invoices, shipments and credit memos are automatically assigned the same number as the related order
    • Automatic duplicate separation in the event of multiple invoices, shipments and/or credit memos associated with the same order
    • Does not change any historical data - only future invoices, credit memos and shipments will be changed

    This extension can be particularly useful for businesses that ship and sell high volumes of products. Your customer benefits by only ever having to reference one number consistently displayed on all documents.

    Want to take it further? Our Fooman Order Number Customer extension provides the ability to fully customise order, invoice, shipment and credit memo numbers using any combination of letters, numbers and dates.

  • License Open Software License (OSL)
    Stability Stable
    Supported Magento Versions (full feature set),,,,,,,,,,,,,, 1.9.1.x, 1.9.2.x, 1.9.3.x
    Supported Magento 2 Versions No
    Legacy Magento Version Support (reduced feature set) Not Applicable
    Supported Magento Enterprise Versions No
    Change Log 2.0.9 Code Style Improvements 2.0.6 compatibilty with Magento 1.6. prevent duplicates is now mandatory
    2.0.1 compatibilty with Magento 1.4.1 - added option to add suffix in case of multiple invoices,shipments, creditmemos per order
    1.0.4 potential fix for no invoice number for payment gateways like authorize and sagepay (thanks to thaddeusmt)
    1.0.3 fixed int to string conversion for prefixed invoice number (hosted credit cards)
    1.0.2 optional prefixes for invoice, shipment and creditmemo numbers
    1.0.1 fixed issue for hosted payment gateway solutions - SQL constaint
    1.0.0 Initial Release
  • Check out installation instructions, User Manual and FAQ over at the Support Centre.

    Installing this Magento extension requires a moderate knowledge of website maintenance.
    Or select professional extension installation at checkout (or from here if you've already ordered your extension), and we'll install the extension for you.


    Installation Instructions
    User Manual
  • Below, you can find answers to questions you might have about the extension functionality, and common questions asked by customers before they purchase the extension.

    Do you have a general question (eg. about licensing or your account), or a specific troubleshooting issue? Check out our Help Centre.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where can I find support for Fooman Same Invoice Order Number (CE)?
    Check out these resources to get the extension running:
    • Check out installation instructions, User Manual and FAQ over at the Support Centre
    • Or report a suspected bug via Github. Before reporting a bug, please make sure that you can replicate the issue on Magento‚Äôs default theme (with no other extensions installed), to rule out any issues caused by extension/theme conflicts). We may contact you if we have an immediate fix or a workaround, but we can't always respond individually to every report that comes in.

    This usually solves 95% of issues we receive. If an error still persists after following the troubleshooting advice above:
    • Purchase a support package from our website
    • Contact your regular Magento developer for assistance
    • Alternatively, uninstall the extension

    Is Same Invoice Order Number multi store capable?
    Same Invoice Order Number is fully multi store capable - simply configure different settings for each store set up.

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    Review by Liz
    Works Perfectly in
    Easy to install, easy to use and works perfectly in the latest version (Posted on 3/11/2015)
    Review by Cata
    It is not working in
    It is not working in I deleted all my orders and tried to get this working. No luck. All new invoices start with +1 last default Magento number. If you don't update this extension please let you customers know about this issue.

    Our response:
    Thanks for the feedback. The issue sounds like it is coming from the use of an extension that deletes orders. We have written about the pitfalls of using such an extension years ago here If you are able to reproduce this without deleting orders please let us know steps to reproduce and we will take a look. Our tests the extension working on (Posted on 14/09/2015)
    Review by MT
    Works perfectly on CE 1.8
    Perfect! Thank you Fooman. (Posted on 10/10/2013)
    Review by Jesse
    Works Perfectly
    Working perfectly on didn't have'to modify or edit to work.. Thanks alot! (Posted on 6/08/2013)
    Review by Ruud
    Works perfectly
    Downloaded it, read instructions, installed it, tested it: Works Great!

    Thanks for this extension. (Posted on 25/04/2013)
    Review by twick100
    I am using magento 1.6.1. I have used this extension before (older version) to fix a paypal problem that was causing an error. Exception' with message 'Wrong order ID: "200000016".

    Well upon completion it is not actually changing the invoice number like it used to. (Posted on 8/09/2012)
    Response from Fooman
    This button has been removed in more recent versions since this now needs to be enabled by default. (Posted on 8/08/2012)
    Review by darkless

    This is working great for orders created from the Magento website, BUT I am also use the M2E extension for syncing with Ebay. All the orders which are being imported from Ebay are using the invoices numbers following on from the out of sync ones, not the order number. Has anyone else got this issue and if they have do you have an idea as to what to do to fix this??

    Dave (Posted on 7/03/2012)
    Review by SouthernSpring
    Flawless install on
    Like others have said, if your getting a 404 on the config page, log out and back in. (Posted on 25/02/2012)
    Review by hanka2
    1.6.2 not working with this extension. Thanks (Posted on 23/02/2012)
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