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Abstract_WC_Order_Data_Store_CPT::get_post_status() protected WC 3.6.0

Get the status to save to the post object.

Plugins extending the order classes can override this to change the stored status/add prefixes etc.

{} It's a method of the class: Abstract_WC_Order_Data_Store_CPT{}

Hooks from the method




// protected - for code of main (parent) or child class
$result = $this->get_post_status( $order );
$order(WC_order) (required)
Order object.


Since 3.6.0 Introduced.

Code of Abstract_WC_Order_Data_Store_CPT::get_post_status() WC 5.8.0

protected function get_post_status( $order ) {
	$order_status = $order->get_status( 'edit' );

	if ( ! $order_status ) {
		$order_status = apply_filters( 'woocommerce_default_order_status', 'pending' );

	$post_status    = $order_status;
	$valid_statuses = get_post_stati();

	// Add a wc- prefix to the status, but exclude some core statuses which should not be prefixed.
	// @todo In the future this should only happen based on `wc_is_order_status`, but in order to
	// preserve back-compatibility this happens to all statuses except a select few. A doing_it_wrong
	// Notice will be needed here, followed by future removal.
	if ( ! in_array( $post_status, array( 'auto-draft', 'draft', 'trash' ), true ) && in_array( 'wc-' . $post_status, $valid_statuses, true ) ) {
		$post_status = 'wc-' . $post_status;

	return $post_status;