Octa Bills Change Log

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.

Version 4.3

Published on November 19, 2020

  • Enhanced the user management by adding the support of business GSTIN and unit permissions. Now you can restrict users to view and generate e-invoice for the specified GSTIN only.

Version 4.2

Published on November 2, 2020

  • Added support of QR code injector.

Version 4.1

Published on October 1, 2020

  • Updated the HSN code list to include more HSN codes.
  • Updated the e-Invoice PDF to include round-off value.

Version 4.0

Published on October 1, 2020

  • Introducing the support of generating e-Waybills along with e-Invoices.
  • Various UI improvements and minor bug fixes.

Version 3.2

Published on September 30, 2020

  • Updated the certificate store to include latest NIC production certificate.

Version 3.1

Published on September 29, 2020

  • Fixed an issue in e-Invoice printing which may cause the printing to fail when shipping information is specified.
  • Fixed an issue in updating the API credentials.

Version 3.0

Published on September 24, 2020

  • Integration with Octa Cloud APIs for online e-invoice generation.
  • Updated PIN code database.
  • Performance enhancements.
  • Fixed an issue in automatic calculation of GST amount when importing from Excel file.

Version 2.0

Published on September 14, 2020

  • Octa Bills Server is available for multi-user setup
  • Integration with NIC sandbox
  • Online support for e-invoice generation, cancellation and verification
  • GSTIN verification module
  • Support of user management
  • Support of audit log with user information

Version 1.0

Published on September 7, 2020

First version released.

  • Business GSTIN and unit definition
  • Contact master with auto-generation of contacts
  • HSN master for reference and validation
  • Excel connector designer and importer
  • e-Invoice creation using UI editor
  • e-Invoice creation by importing the data from Excel files
  • e-Invoice generation by creating offline JSON file
  • Facility to import back e-invoices signed by IRP (NIC)
  • Print e-invoice in legally compliant PDF
  • Export QR code, Barcode and PDFs of signed e-invoices
  • Facility to generate e-invoice cancellation JSON file
  • Facility to verify and import purchase e-invoices signed by IRP (NIC)
  • Generate MIS reports in compact and full format