UltraCart - Gathering API Credentials

In order to enable API Access, the following credentials must be gathered:
    
  • Merchant ID
  • Distribution Center Code
  • API Code

Gathering Merchant ID

The merchant ID is conveniently located at the top right of the UltraCart administrative Dashboard.
 

Gathering Distribution Center Code

To gather the distribution center code:
    
  1. Click on Configuration > Shipping

  2. For an existing distribution center, the distribution center code is displayed on this page.


Gathering API Code

To gather the API code:
    
  1. For an existing Distribution Center, click on Edit


     

  2. Scroll down to Web Service (SOAP)

  3. Copy the Access Key, which is the required API Code

  4. Ensure Bidirectional is set to yes. This will enable DropStream to send tracking numbers to UltraCart


     

  5. Ensure that Send Payment information is set to No. This will ensure that UltraCart does not send credit card information to DropStream.








To gather the API code:
For an existing Distribution Center, click on Edit

 

  1. Scroll down to Web Service (SOAP)

  2. Copy the Access Key, which is the required API code.

  3. Ensure "Biderectional" is set to yes.  This will enable DropStream to send tracking numbers to Ultracart

  4. Ensure that "Send Payment information" is set to No.  This will ensure that UltraCart does not send credit card information to DropStream.