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WooCommerce, add customer mail to the order admin list.
Plugin Name: WooCommerce Overwrite Order Columns
Plugin URI:
Description: Adds the customers mailadress back to the order admin list.
Author: Mo
Version: 0.1
Author URI:
if ( ! defined( 'ABSPATH' ) ) exit; // Exit if accessed directly
* Check if WooCommerce is active
if ( in_array( 'woocommerce/woocommerce.php', apply_filters( 'active_plugins', get_option( 'active_plugins' ) ) ) ) {
* Add new content to the "order_number" column
* We use a priority of 11 to add the new content after the default content, so the default content is kept.
* After the default content we add the customer mail, as a clickable mailto link.
add_action( 'manage_shop_order_posts_custom_column', 'wcooc_add_to_order_number', 11, 2 );
function wcooc_add_to_order_number( $column_name, $post_id ) {
// Get an instance of the WC_Order object
$order = wc_get_order( $post_id );
// Get the Order data
$order_data = $order->get_data();
// Get the billing mailadress from the order data
$order_billing_email = $order_data['billing']['email'];
// Add content to default column "order_number"
if ($column_name == 'order_number') {
echo '<a href="mailto:'.$order_billing_email.'" style="display:block;">'.$order_billing_email.'</a>';
}//END WC check

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@bighippo999 bighippo999 commented Mar 27, 2018

Thank you. This info should never have been removed from the orders screen. You've just made my day finding this.

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