Originally Posted by cspdfadmin
Will that be something I simply have to be mindful of until I upgrade my stores to v3 plugin, or is there an adjustment you can make in the v3 Factory not to include into v1 download files, any categories indicated as Hidden in the v3 factory?
Yes, it's something to be mindful of while in the V3 factory. There are a lot of features in V3 factory that will have 0 effect (or in your case, an unexpected effect) on a V1 plugin store. It's a rocky transition but hopefully worth it.