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Proper way to manually update plugin without its data loss:
1) deactivate it
2) replace its files with a new version
3) activate it back
‘manage_woocommerce’ may lead to this issue. Try to return ‘edit_orders’ capability to the role and block ‘Orders’ menu via User Role Editor. URE will hide ‘Orders’ menu item and it should block direct access by blocked URL also.
Remind me please what do you wish to achieve with those columns?