eBay - Allowing API Access

The Application Programming Interface (API) allows for automated communication between connected systems. In order to automate fulfillment, API Access must be enabled. Steps include:
  1. Entering API Credential in DropStream
  2. Authorizing Connection in eBay

Entering API Credential in DropStream

To enter the API Credential:
  1. Go to your eBay Store in DropStream

  2. Click Actions > Settings


  3. Enter API Credential in Connection Details


  4. Click the blue Add Store / Save Changes button

  5. You will be directed to eBay to sign in and Authorize


Authorizing Connection in eBay

To authorize the connection in eBay:
  1. After entering your API Credential in DropStream, you will be directed to an eBay sign-in page where you will need to add your username and password to authenticate the connection.


  2. Click on Sign-In

  3. Click on "I Agree". eBay will then redirect you back to DropStream.

    NOTE: In order to track inventory, sellers are required to have a Selling Manager Pro subscription with eBay.