Octa Bills Change Log

Octa Bills Change History

Version 5.5

Published on September 3, 2021

  • Updated both client & server to use new Octa GST domain octagst.com.

Version 5.4.1

Published on August 9, 2021

  • State code corrected in PDF generation of export e-invoice. Now the state code will be shown as 96 as defined in NIC specification for Other Country.

Version 5.4

Published on June 16, 2021

  • Updated to align with latest e-invoice API technical specification.
  • HSN code master updated to align with e-invoice portal master.
  • Validation added for minimum HSN code length (6).

Version 5.3

Published on April 5, 2021

  • Enhanced the item unit price field to support 3 decimal digits.

Version 5.2

Published on April 1, 2021

  • Added the option to specify the output file name format when injecting QR Code in existing PDF file.
  • Improved the validation of quantity & unit price to better support the case of credit notes.

Version 5.1

Published on March 30, 2021

# Support of Dynamic QR Code for B2C Invoices

Added the support of generating dynamic QR code for B2C invoices. This dynamic QR code contains the invoice information and can be used to make online payment using any UPI compatible app.

Version 5.0

Published on March 19, 2021

# Multi-GSP Cloud with Auto-Switchover

Octa Bills is now updated to take advantage of multi-GSP support in Octa Cloud. In case of any connectivity issues with one GSP, Octa Cloud will automatically switchover to a different GSP. This will provide an uninterrupted service experience to all the Octa users.

# Item Master

Added support of item master with support of HSN code, UQC, and GST rate. This facility allows faster and error-free data entry in manual e-invoice generation mode.

Version 4.16

Published on March 2, 2021

Added support of production e-invoice system in trial mode.

Version 4.15

Published on February 27, 2021

Added support of configuring PDF format:

  • Support of company logo
  • Support of specifying page orientation (protrait or landscape)
  • Support of adding space for authorised signatory
  • Support of specifying date-time format
  • Support of adding fixed terms & conditions

Version 4.14

Published on February 2, 2021

  • Added support of a new API to get published e-invoice information.
  • Fixed an issue of document selection when trying to generate more than 1000 invoices in one go.

Version 4.13

Published on January 12, 2021

  • Added support of NIC testing mode in e-waybill cancellation.

Version 4.12

Published on January 12, 2021

  • Fixed an issue in e-waybill table viewer to show correct supplier and customer information.

Version 4.11

Published on January 6, 2021

  • Fixed an issue in packing and printing payment information in e-invoices.

Version 4.10

Published on January 4, 2021

  • Added the support of QR code injector robot.
  • Added e-waybill information in standard e-invoice PDF.

Version 4.9

Published on January 2, 2021

  • Updated to handle the generate IRN response for optional fields in updated technical specification.

Version 4.8

Published on December 30, 2020

  • Added support of CEN (common enrolment number) as transporter ID.

Version 4.7

Published on December 26, 2020

  • Added support of fetching e-invoice information in the QR code injectors.

Version 4.6

Published on December 23, 2020

  • Added support of cancellation response file generated by e-invoice portal after cancelling e-invoice.
  • Fixed an issue in local API which prevented successful e-invoice generation in some rare cases.

Version 4.5

Published on December 11, 2020

  • Added support of Octa Cloud GSP Sandbox to enable easier e-invoice testing.
  • Updated the UQC aliases as per latest NIC e-invoice specifications and offline tools.

Version 4.4

Published on December 10, 2020

  • Added support of importing NIC e-invoice JSON file.
  • Added IRN information on e-waybill PDF file.
  • Validation rules updated to align them with latest e-Invoice API specification.
  • Updated the injectors to support different page orientations.
  • Premium Enhanced the support of user APIs to automate e-invoice generation as per latest NIC specifications.
  • Premium Added the support of defining the robots to automate e-invoice generation.